Department of Music

The LIU Post Department of Music provides a dynamic, intensive and supportive environment that will nurture your talent as a performer, music educator or scholar. Our conservatory-style program, within a liberal arts university, brings you a diverse array of performance and academic opportunities. Our programs are taught by more than 70 nationally and internationally recognized performers, conductors, composers, researchers, and music educators.

Performance is central to your education in the Department of Music. LIU Post offers a variety of opportunities to showcase your skills and talents, including solo student recitals, workshops, master classes, and concerts both on Campus and at major concert halls in New York City and abroad.

Spend a day with a Music Major

Music Audition

Music Faculty

Undergraduate Programs Graduate Programs
B.M. in Instrumental Performance M.A. in Music (History & Literature)
B.M. in Music Education M.A. in Music (Performance)
B.M. in Vocal Performance M.A. in Music (Theory & Composition)
B.S. in Music M.S. in Music Education

Fall 2017/Spring 2018 Audition Days

As a prospective undergraduate music major, you may compete through audition for performance scholarship awards ranging from $4,000 to $20,000 over four years.

Upcoming Audition Days
Audition Days for 2017-2018 entry are now over.
To schedule an individual audition for 2017-2018 entry please call 516-299-2475 or e-mail us at



Music students practice their sound as members of over 15 performing music ensembles ranging from pep band to full wind symphony.




College of Arts, Communications & Design
Steven Breese, Dean

Moreen Mitchell, J.D.
Assistant Dean