Barm Music Program
  • photo: Jack Luiggi
  • photo: Pete Mauney
  • photo: China Jorrin
  • photo: Kazio Sosnowski
  • photo: China Jorrin
photo: Jack Luiggi1 photo: Pete Mauney2 photo: China Jorrin3 photo: Kazio Sosnowski4 photo: China Jorrin5

Frequently Asked Questions:

  1. What's the difference between the Bard Music Program and the Bard Conservatory?
  2. Is the Jazz area of study part of the Conservatory?
  3. Can I study in more than one area?
  4. Do I have to audition?
  5. How do I moderate into the Music Program?
  6. Are there other requirements?
  7. Do I have to be able to read music?
  8. Do I already have to know how to improvise?
  9. Will I have the opportunity to play a lot?
  10. What do I have to do to graduate?
  11. What are the facilities like?
  12. How many students are in the Music Program?
  13. What are class sizes?
  14. Can I store my instruments in the Music Building?
  15. When is registration for private music lessons and how do I go about it?
  16. What is the difference between taking lessons for credit and lessons not-for-credit?
  17. How many hours do we get per lesson?
  18. Is there an absence policy for lessons?
  19. How do you find out about the teachers available for private lessons?
  20. Do you have to audition to qualify for lessons?