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Department of Music

ENMU College of Fine Arts Audition and Portfolio Day

Friday, Dec. 5, 2014

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ENMU Men's Choir Festival

Friday, Jan. 30, 2015

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Develop your talent at ENMU
At Eastern, you’ll get the personal attention you need to fulfill your musical and personal potential. Learn from nationally and internationally known faculty who are dedicated to helping you achieve your goals.

The Department of Music at ENMU has been an accredited institutional member of the National Association of Schools of Music since 1960.


Mission Statement

The Eastern New Mexico University Department of Music is committed to providing:

  • Development of the individual student as an artist, educated member of society and expressive human being
  • Exceptional professional preparation
  • Educational and aesthetic experiences for the community and region
  • Response to the changing needs of contemporary society
  • Affected sites





  • Fine Arts
  • Music
  • Music Composition
  • Music Technology
  • Piano


Endorsement Areas/Minors for Licensure

  • Performing Arts/Composite
  • Performing Arts/Music


Bands and Ensembles

Auditions are held each fall. See the full list of instrument ensembles or vocal ensembles.

Open to All Students Open by Audition: 


Scholarships and Financial Aid

In addition to University scholarships, the Department of Music offers a variety of renewable scholarships, fee waivers and one-time grants based on talent, student financial need, and departmental needs. These are offered by the choirs, bands, instrumental and vocal areas on the basis of interviews and auditions. [more information]



Schedule your audition today. Please have the following prepared for an auditions:

  • Two pieces in contrasting styles and tempos
  • Sight reading
  • Major scales (instrumental students)


More Information

If you have questions or just want more information about our programs, please contact us at 575.562.2377 or