University of Tennessee at Chattanooga

Department of Music 

The mission of the Music Department is to cultivate a passion for musical excellence by providing the highest quality education.

The Department of Music has been a member of the National Association of Schools of Music since 1933.  The Department offers undergraduate degrees in performance, music education and theory/composition, as well as graduate degrees in performance and music education. 

The faculty members are highly qualified active recitalists, chamber music, conductors, and members of local professional performing organizations; most have earned the terminal degree in their field.

Affiliations with the Cadek Conservatory of Music and the Southeast Center for Education in the Arts provide numerous additional educational opportunities for faculty and students.


Join us on February 20th!

Purchase tickets today for a celebration of the amazing career of Dr. Glenn Draper to be held on Saturday, February 20th on the campus of The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga.
This event is a fundraiser to support the Dr. Glenn Draper Endowed Scholarship in the Music Department at UTC.  A dinner and program will begin at 5:00 PM. Tickets are $50 each, which includes a tax-deductible gift to support the scholarship. 
 Click here to purchase tickets!

Want to make a gift to Dr. Glenn Draper Endowed Scholarship? Click here!