Music Department

To encourage and develop the knowledge and skills of the many Reed students who are interested in music, the music department offers courses in music history and theory, several performing ensembles, and a wide variety of private lessons. Majors and non-majors alike are welcome to take most classes and participate in performance activities.

Music Schedule Form

Download the Music Schedule Form for applied music courses.

Upcoming event

Old Favorites: Bach & Back
December 6 at 7:30 PM
Kaul Auditorium

The Reed College Music Department will present a choral concert, "Old Favorites: Bach & Back," on Sunday 6 December at 7:30 p.m. in Kaul Auditorium.The concert is open to the public, and admission is free.

The featured work will be Johann Sebastian Bach's motet Jesu, meine Freude, sung by the Reed Chorus and conducted by Virginia Hancock. The Collegium Musicum will sing a collection of Renaissance and early Baroque favorites chosen by Hancock and several of her musical friends.

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