Learn to play a musical instrument or sing! Aurora University's applied instructors are professional performers and experienced teachers in the Chicago area. Students are expected to attend lessons weekly and practice daily to prepare pieces for student recitals and jury performances. Applied instruction is a graded course and no additional lesson fees are required.
AU offers a group class for beginning voice and individual lessons for beginners in piano and classical guitar. Students at the 1000 level receive a 30-minute lesson each week for 0.5 credit. Use this form in order to arrange a weekly lesson time before the first week of classes.
For experienced students
AU offers individual lessons in voice, piano, flute, saxophone, classical guitar, high brass, low brass and organ at the 2000 level and above. The student may choose a weekly 30-minute lesson for 0.5 credit or a 60-minute lesson for 1.0 credit with the instructor's permission. The instructor's electronic permission form is available by contacting the music instructor directly. Then students should use this form in order to arrange a weekly lesson time before the first week of classes.