The Department of Music has an established reputation for the superior quality of the music-teacher preparation program and for high standards in musical performance.  The various musical organizations have been identified as distinctive or exemplary programs and have been featured on state, regional, and national convention programs.  Each year the department sponsors seminars and workshops featuring nationally recognized authorities in the music profession.

We Provide:

  • The necessary and desirable professional preparation for the training of accredited music teachers for the public schools.

  • Undergraduate competencies required of those students desiring to pursue performance or academic careers in graduate programs

  • Opportunities for the cultural growth and development of all college students.

  • Opportunities for meaningful professional growth through direct involvement in musical performance in large and small vocal and/or instrumental ensembles.
    Musical, cultural, and educational leadership for the institution, community, and state.

  • A variety of extra-curricular and public-relations functions for the university community.


2014 Audition Information 

Gary Morris
  (479) 968-0468  
  Dr. Tim Smith
  (479) 968-0471
Michael Westbrook
  (479) 968-0287  





 Concert and Recital Schedule 


Horn Night at Tech
4/2, 7:30 pm

Jessica Osorto/Jackie Seres
Joint Junior Recital
4/3, 7:30 pm

ATU Opera Workshop
4/4, 4:00 pm

Hayley Watson
Senior Trumpet Recital
4/6, 7:30 pm

Darla Martin
Senior Voice Recital
4/6, 7:30 pm

Choir Concert
First United Methodist Church
4/9, 7:30 pm

Jazz Ensemble Concert
4/10, 7:30 pm

Jasmine Johnson
Senior Voice Recital
4/11, 2:30 pm

Rex Johnson
Senior Voice Recital
4/11, 5:00 pm

Josh Johnson
Senior Voice Recital
4/11, 7:30 pm

Ethan Wells
Senior Voice Recital
4/12, 7:30 pm

Abigail Duvall/Garreth Atwell
Joint Junior Recital
4/13, 7:30 pm

Jessica Jonasson
Senior Piano Recital
4/14, 7:30 pm

Alex Williams
Senior Oboe Recital
4/15, 7:30 pm

Arkansas Symphony Orchestra
Tickets available at the door: $5, $10 and $25, Free for ATU students with Tech ID
4/18, 7:30 pm

Percussion Ensemble
4/20, 7:30 pm

Symphonic Wind Ensemble 
4/23, 7:30 pm

Music Theatre Workshop
4/24, 7:30 pm

Low Brass Day
4/26, 2:30 pm

Symphonic and Concert Band
4/27, 7:30 pm


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