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Alternative Service Break

Travel to Ecuador, Nicaragua or the Philippines during winter break Dec. 27, 2016 to Jan. 9, 2017. Application deadline Sunday, Sept. 18. Apply for ASB

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B.A./B.S. Music

Performing and Creating Music

Whether your professional desire is to teach, perform or compose, earn your music degree by performing, creating, analyzing and listening to music in the nationally accredited Lionel Hampton School of Music. Enjoy courses in theory, history and performance and build a foundation in humanities and social sciences. Students must audition for admission into this program.

Fast Facts

  • One-on-one attention and personal mentorship from our accomplished faculty
  • Numerous opportunities to perform solo, chamber and large ensemble music
  • In-depth training in music performance, history and theory
  • Flexible degree program allowing for double majors outside of music (popular degree for pre-law, pre-medicine and pre-health programs)
  • Opportunities to incorporate Study Abroad into your degree program


  • Careers
  • Salary


  • Degree Prep
  • Degree Roadmap


  • Financial Aid

Get Involved

  • Hands-On Learning
  • Internships

Lionel Hampton School of Music

Physical Address:
Corner of Blake & W. Sweet Ave.

Mailing Address:
Lionel Hampton School of Music
University of Idaho
875 Perimeter Drive MS 4015
Moscow, Idaho 83844-4015

Phone: 208-885-6231

Fax: 208-885-7254


Web: Lionel Hampton School of Music