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The Ventura College Music Department offers a wide variety of classes designed for both the aspiring professional musician who wishes to continue studies at the university level and the knowledgeable amateur eager to understand and appreciate the important role music occupies in this society.  Committed to preparing our students for the study and performance of music from the past and shaping the music of the future, the Music Department offers a vast and diverse array of courses from Classical Vocal Techniques to Electronic Music. 


No matter where you are or where you want to be on your musical journey, the Music Department is where you belong.


Current and Prospective Students

The menus below have the information music students will need for the first two weeks of the semester, including the department's Orientation and Audition Schedule for all incoming and returning music students. Meetings are indicated in either ZOOM or in person.

Please note: All music major courses officially begin August 30th.