The School of Music strives to give each student superior technical and musical knowledge of their chosen string instrument without sacrificing their history and theory needs.
Our excellent faculty-to-student ratio ensures that you will get the individual attention needed at this vital stage of your musical development.
Our BMus, MMus and DMA programs offer strings and harp students advanced training leading to professional careers in chamber music, orchestral, teaching and solo performance. For guitar, BMus and MMus programs are available.
In the news
UBC Assistant Professor Marina Thibeault’s album Viola Borealis, wins Juno Award for Classical Album of the Year
Thibeault, with Orchestre de l’Agora led by Nicolas Ellis, performs music by Latvian composer Pēteris Vasks, Anishinaabe composer Melody McKiver, the very first viola concerto—composed around 1716 by Telemann.