Welcome to the Department of Music

The Department of Music at Wake Forest University is a special place, providing conservatory-level training in the context of one of the best liberal arts universities in the country.  We offer warm, personal attention from our internationally known faculty, impressive facilities, and wide range of courses and performance opportunities for students at all levels.   Whether you seek to widen your horizons by exploring music for the first time, or intend to pursue a career as a performer or scholar, we invite you to explore the courses and concerts listed here.   And, of course, we would always be delighted to hear from you or to arrange a visit!   With warmest regards,

Dr. Peter Kairoff
Professor and Chair

Wake Forest University Gamelan performance in Brendle Recital Hall


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