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Learn more about why the Ithaca College School of Music, Theatre, and Dance and our James J. Whalen Center for Music facilities are perfectly designed to promote the success of musicians. Our building is host to 400+ recitals, concerts, and special guest performances each year.

Sample Private Lessons

Prospective students may contact our faculty members to inquire about taking a sample private lesson. Lessons are given at the sole discretion and availability of faculty members. In somes cases, a fee is charged for these lessons. Please visit our faculty directory to contact our faculty directly.
School of Music, Theatre, and Dance Faculty Directory

Traveling to Campus

We have prepared a resource that breaks down several transportation options available to individuals visiting campus. You are welcome to utilize this in your planning, and hope that it is helpful!

Traveling to Campus Guide

Campus Tours

The Office of Admission offers many opportunities for prospective students to visit campus, including daily campus tours, personal meetings with an admission counselor, and open houses.

Office of Admission: Visit Ithaca

Open Houses

The School of Music, Theatre, and Dance is pleased to participate in each Ithaca College open house. Open houses are offered on Saturdays and select weekdays, and provide an opportunity for you to learn about our academic programs, explore our campus, and meet many of the people that make Ithaca the special place that it is.

Office of Admission: Open Houses

Accepted Students

Students accepted to the Center for Music are invited to attend the Dean's Host program. The program takes place in late March and April, and participants have the opportunity to experience first-hand what life as a music student is like. Registration information will be sent out in March with students' acceptance letters.