Welcome to the Music Department
Conscious of Boston College's mission, the Music Department rises to the challenge of educating the whole person. Our programs, both curricular and extra-curricular, are carefully designed to engage the intellectual, emotional, physical and spiritual faculties of our students, the College family, and the wider community.
You are always welcome to contact us; a warm welcome awaits you.
Private Instrument and Voice Lessons - Fall 2023
Registration for Private Lessons - Fall 2023 will be open during the registration period from July 10th 2023 - September 6th, 2023.
Please visit our website again to register for Fall 2023 private lessons during this registration period.
Boston College Music Department
"I was taught the ability to understand music in a completely different way…I met faculty who genuinely care…it's really convenient to take music alongside another major."
Why I fell in love with music
Annie Kim, MCAS '18
A music and history double major, junior Annie Kim talks about her experiences in the music department.
Making music part of the BC experience
Patrick Roehm, MCAS '17
A history and economics major, senior Patrick Roehm talks about his experience of being a part of the Symphony Orchestra at Boston College.
Making Music Defines Me
Michael Mastellone, CSOM '18
While pursuing a major in finance at the Carroll School of Management, Mike Mastellone has declaired a minor in music. Mastellone has performed throughout his life, and his work with the department has enhanced his ability to perform, sing and write music.
Countless Performance Opportunities
Isabelle Pazar, MCAS '18
Isabelle Pazar '19 plays the flute and has taken advantage of the many performance opportunities within the music department.
Music Enables Self-Expression
Nicholas Rocchio-Giordano, MCAS '18
Nick Rocchio-Giordano, a music major and English minor, learned first-hand that music is a universal language when he traveled to Ecuador to study.
A Life-changing Experience
Monica Grady, MCAS '17
Monica Grady '17 found support from faculty and peers in the music department that helped her find direction and a career path she is passionate about.
Faculty projects and Student Accomplishments
Read about the works of the Music department's faculty members and Students
Music Outreach - Volunteers needed!
Share your love of Music with elementary and high school students. For more information go to Music Outreach and for more questions about this program please contact Prof. Barbara Gawlick.
News and Notes
Children's Opera - "The Nightingale" presented by the BC Music Department