Welcome to UCLA Choral Music

“The power and compassion of humanity experienced through the art of singing.”
— Dr. James Bass

Whether you’re a music major anxious to learn the professional skill set you need to succeed in a career in music; a choral major excited to explore the career of your dreams; or a non-major, who wants to have fun, make new friends, and create memories, enjoy experiences, and learn skills you can use throughout your lifetime, welcome home!

Explore Other Degrees

Mentorship in the creation and realization of music for concerts, opera, and visual media
Graduate study and training in choral, orchestral, or wind conducting
The study of global musical traditions through performance training, research, and field work
Global Jazz Studies
Jazz performance and musicianship courses are paired with African American Studies
Music Education
Preparation for music educators leading to a B.A. and teaching credential in just four years
Music Industry
Industry professionals and UCLA faculty prepare students for music-related careers
The scholarly study of the histories, cultures, and critical interpretations of music and music-making
Music Performance
Study and training towards professional performance careers in Western classical music
Music Performance Jazz
A highly selective M.M. program in partnership with the Thelonious Monk Institute of Jazz