Message from the Associate Dean

Azusa Pacific University’s School of Music, a vibrant and vital center for scholarship, performance, and achievement, continually forges ahead in music education, leading the way with innovative music programs and expert faculty. This momentum emerges from a clear sense of our origins, our current state, and our future goals, distinguishing us as a representative force in the global music community.

Committed professionals serve as faculty who value the individual musician and strive to develop mentoring relationships with their students. This caliber of dedication has created a unique place of leadership among schools of music. Our priority is to integrate faith and scholarship in such a way that it provides students with the utmost level of educational relevance.

I invite you to explore our website and connect with our dedication to music and God-honoring excellence. As you browse, you will discern our intentional efforts to maintain an atmosphere that provides students with a comprehensive and effective music education, featuring some of the broadest offerings of curriculum, ensemble performances, and diverse faculty. Please let us know if you have any questions or would like to visit. Meanwhile, look over this year’s calendar of events and join us at one of our many great concerts this season.

Donald Neufeld, M.A.
Associate Dean and Associate Professor
School of Music
College of Music and the Arts

Note: This information is current for the 2016-17 academic year; however, all stated academic information is subject to change. Please refer to the current Academic Catalog for more information.