School of Music | Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts


Welcome to the musicology division of the ASU Herberger Institute School of Music.

We offer a broad range of courses leading to the BA, MA degrees in musicology and ethnomusicology, and PhD in musicology. The faculty comprises leading scholars in a broad range of areas including American music, musical cultures of the American Southwest, Music in Popular Cultures and Western European art music. On our faculty are Sabine Feisst, Kay Norton, Robert Oldani, Catherine Saucier, Peter Schmelz, Theodore Solis and Christopher Wells.

The division also provides a variety of performance experiences through ethnomusicology ensembles, including African Drumming, Latin Marimba, and Indonesian Gamelan groups. We invite you to explore these opportunities.