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Department of Music

Purpose and Mission Statement:

The purpose of the Music Department at Auburn University is to (1) Provide an exceptional education and musical experience for music majors and non-music majors alike; (2) Assist in the development and attainment of positive opportunities for students; (3) Bring world-class performances to Auburn University campus performance venues, including the Gogue Performing Arts Center; and (4) Offer cultural enrichment on local and global stages. 

Vision Statement:

The Auburn University Department of Music will provide a globally recognized  and innovative education. The Department will address all aspects of traditional and contemporary music within a nurturing and inclusive environment that reflects our liberal arts tradition. The Department is committed to offering state of the art facilities for developing future generations that contribute to, value, appreciate and advocate for the musical arts through artistic excellence, research, service, and outreach.