J.T. & Margaret Talkington
College of Visual & Performing Arts
School of Music
Who We Are
Music is essential to the human experience.
Take control of your future as you prepare for a career as a professional musician, educator, or industry leader. Our music students thrive in small class sizes and 1:1 studio courses with faculty across a variety of instrument areas and musical styles. From outstanding teachers in public schools, colleges, and universities, to professional careers as musicians and performers on some of the biggest stages, our students find their calling through a long tradition of excellence at Texas Tech.
School of Music Events
An evening filled with traditional German songs, waltzes and polkas!Location
Contemporary Music Ensemble Concert 7:30PM
An evening of compelling, contemporary repertoire performed by some terrific students!Location
Symphonic Band and Concert Band Concert 7:30PM
Combined concert presented by the Texas Tech University Concert and Symphonic BandsLocation
James T. Decker Faculty Trombone Recital 8PM
Associate Professor of Trombone, James T. Decker trombone recital.Location
School of Music News
Appointment of Guest Maestros
Texas Tech's School of Music will host two guest maestros as part of its fall seasonRead More
Students applying to the Bachelor of Arts in Music or any Bachelor of Music in Music Programs are required to audition based on your primary instrument area. Select your audition date as part of the music application found on Raiderconnect. The audition dates for students applying for entry to TTU in Fall 2022 are:
- Saturday, February 19, 2022
- Saturday, March 5, 2022
The audition requirements for each instrument area are listed below. Students who plan to complete a Composition or Theory track have specified requirements below, as well. Questions about auditions? Email firstname.lastname@example.org.