Students in the LSU College of Music & Dramatic Arts can look forward to a wide range of performance opportunities and exposure to world-class guest artists.

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For more than a century, LSU has cultivated a rich tradition of musical and theatrical art forms.

We proudly carry that heritage into the 21st century, preparing our students for modern leadership roles and careers in the performing arts, as well as providing outreach and cultural enrichment to the community at-large. Mentoring and guiding our students are the unparalleled faculty of the School of Music and the School of Theatre, comprised of renowned scholars, stellar performers, vibrant creators, and inspiring teachers with active careers and international reputations for excellence.



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Constantinides New Music Ensemble to Perform at Carnegie Hall

The LSU School of Music is pleased to announce that the Constantinides New Music Ensemble will travel to New York City to perform at Carnegie Hall on April 8, 2022.

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College Names Pam Pike Associate Dean Of Research, Creative Practice, and Community Engagement

The LSU College of Music & Dramatic Arts announced it has named Pamela Pike, Herndon Spillman Professor of Piano Pedagogy in the LSU School of Music, as the new Associate Dean of Research, Creative Practice, and Community Engagement, effective Oct. 18.

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Meet the People: Simon Holoweiko

Join Moments in Music for a conversation with Simon Holoweiko, recently appointed Associate Director of Bands, about teaching philosophy, wind repertoire, and what drew him to LSU.

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LSU Cares

LSU Cares is a university initiative dedicated to the well-being of students and promotion of a community that cares about each of its members. Using a CARE (Communicate, Assess, Refer, Educate) approach, staff review reports and provide appropriate resources in response. LSU Cares works with students to empower them to help students of concern and engage with victim support and advocacy resources.



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