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  • Personal Attention Personal Attention
  • Exceptional Facilities Outstanding Facilities


About Us

Music at Muhlenberg is a student-centered experience. Whether in studio instruction, active classroom learning, or ensemble performance, students will find the resources and encouragement they need to become thinking musicians and creative scholars.

  Gillian Irwin, Class of 2013

“The best thing about Muhlenberg’s Music department—which is really the best thing about all of Muhlenberg—is the relationships students can develop with faculty members; even better, those relationships often spring from or connect to activities outside of class...."
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 Focus on Faculty/Staff: Michael Schnack

The Muhlenberg Music Department has been very pleased to work with Michael Schnack, who joined the full-time faculty in August, 2012. Originally from Iowa, Michael has lived for the past twenty years in Vienna, Austria, where he has been privileged to work in all facets and genres of musical theater and vocal and choral music.
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  • Spotlight on Music

    Why are alumni, parents, and President Randy Helm gathered outside a minivan?