Life after Dickinson — what have our alumni have done with their degrees?

Plenty! Having received a solid liberal arts education, and having worked under the guidance of our music faculty they have prepared to successfully pursue graduate studies in music at universities or conservatories such as Princeton University, Indiana School of Music, UCLA, Catholic University, The University of Michigan, the New York University, the Royal Academy of Music in London, and many others, as well as having pursued a variety of paths such as:

  • Teaching
  • Performing
  • Arts administration
  • Film music composition
  • Commercial music
  • Church music
  • Conducting
  • Musicology
  • Music marketing
  • Music journalism
  • Publishing

Among our alumni are members of orchestras such as the Philadelphia Orchestra, editors of major scholarly music magazines, teachers-entrepreneurs cited for their creative approach to teaching and program building, doctoral candidates, etc. Our students attend music festivals such as Brevard, IMIF USA, IMAI and many others, and perform in the US, Europe and Asia.