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About the Mary Pappert School of Music

Whether you're interested in performance, technology, education or therapy, the School of Music has the faculty and resources to prepare you for a successful career. Here, you are challenged to connect historical and current music practices, blending the traditional with current technology and focusing on both theory and performance. In doing so, you will graduate from the School of Music a well-rounded professional, ready to succeed.

The School of Music has been fully accredited by the National Association of Schools of Music since 1966.

Mission Statement

Mission Statement

The Mary Pappert School of Music provides musical education that connects the broad spectrum of historical and current practices; and in promoting the relationship between theory and practice, prepares professionals who will be the leaders in the musical culture of the 21st century.

Contact the School of Music

Duquesne University
Mary Pappert School of Music
600 Forbes Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15282

Phone: 412.396.6080 (main office)
Fax: 412.396.5479 

Email: (general music school inquiries) (admission inquires) (event inquiries)

For a list of faculty & staff, along with their individual contact information, please visit our Faculty & Staff page.



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