Performing, communication and visual arts - together in one school. Overview of our areas of study
Our list of undergraduate majors and minors
"Start a Movement" isn't just a slogan. It's what we expect from our students - we want you to move, innovate, begin, explore and create. Start a movement today
The Meadows School of the Arts, formally established in 1969 at SMU in Dallas, has achieved prominence as one of the foremost arts education institutions in the United States. Learn more about SMU Meadows
The Meadows School of the Arts serves the public as a significant cultural center by presenting more than 400 events annually for the Dallas community and surrounding region.
Music students have performance opportunities from the first semester onward.
Stellar faculty includes 19 members of the Dallas Symphony Orchestra, Grammy winners and performing and recording artists, augmented by guests such as acclaimed DSO conductor Jaap van Zweden.
Numerous ensembles and programs, including the Meadows Opera Theatre, provide multiple opportunities for performing on and off campus.
Multiple degrees are offered in performance, composition, music therapy, education and more at the undergraduate and graduate levels.
Areas of Study
Arts Management and Arts Entrepreneurship
Film and Media Arts
Welcome to the Division of Music
About the Division of Music
Young Music Educator Award
Theory and Composition
Faculty and Staff
Workshops and Special Programs
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