We believe musical expression is one of our most powerful tools for enriching and broadening the human experience. You probably agree. Join our community of performers, composers, and scholars. Here you’ll find the kind of programs that blend historical, theoretical, and practical study to speak to your creative, artistic, and intellectual potential. Whether you are looking toward a career as a professional musician, a teacher of the music you love—or you are interested in incorporating music into your studies and your life—the URI Department of Music is here to help find the way that best expresses your talents and goals.