Welcome To Music At UM-Flint!

As part of the regional comprehensive University of Michigan-Flint, the Department of Music offers students a personalized University of Michigan experience. For nearly 40 years, the experienced faculty have created an environment that develops the very best of student talent and creativity.  Students who graduate from music programs at UM-Flint go on to outstanding careers and experiences as performers, teachers, and artistic visionaries.  At UM-Flint, you will make music as you make a foundation for your future. 

Accredited by the National Association of Schools of Music, the department is recognized for its performances, creative and collaborative students and faculty, and intellectually rigorous programs of study. Our programs are open to music majors and minors who wish to pursue undergraduate music degrees, as well as non-majors looking to participate in various performing ensembles that the Department of Music has to offer. 


Poster for UM-Flint Jazz and Brass Ensembles playing at Capitol Theatre on Dec 4

A Classy Brassy Holiday TV Special with UM-Flint musicians

Department of Music current students, alumni, and faculty participated in the December 4th Classy Brassy Christmas held in the Capitol Theater, and sponsored by ELGA Credit Union.  They include:  the UM-Flint Brass Ensemble (Lois Alexander, conductor), the UM-Flint Jazz Combo (Patrick Prouty, conductor), members of Roane, conductor of the New Century Chorale (Steven Holovach - a 2009 Maize and Blue Scholar), piano soloist Desmond Sheppard (a 2015 Maize and Blue Scholar), and Jim Coviak -  UM-Flint faculty member and conductor of the Mott Middle College and Boys and Girls Club Steel Drum Band.   The concert was two hours in length.  It was recorded and edited for one-hour television broadcasts.  Air dates are:

FOX66. Saturday, Dec. 21, 5:00pm
CW46, Saturday, Dec. 21, 8:00pm
NBC25, Tuesday, Dec. 24, 2:00am
FOX66, Wednesday, Dec. 25, 9:00am
NBC25, Wednesday, Dec. 25, 11:00am
CW46, Tuesday, Dec. 25, 12:00pm

Please watch and enjoy the musicianship of UM-Flint music student, alumni, and faculty.