School of Music | College of The Arts | University of South Florida
Gerard Madrinan, Pinellas County's Teacher of the Year, gives high-fives to students as he arrives at Seminole High after the traditional limousine ride to school Tuesday. Following behind, at right, is principal Jane Lucas. Madrinan was awarded the honor in a ceremony Monday night at Mahaffey Theater in St. Petersburg. [ DIRK SHADD | Times ]
Kenrick Wagner (second from right) speaks with USF students in the Contemporary and Commercial Music program. (Spectrum News)
Brass musicians perform in the HOT Band Road Show, a pregame tradition at USF Football’s home games. [Photo: Christina Klein Photography]
By providing hands-on education, real-world practice, and mentoring, the USF College of The Arts offers students the opportunities they need to grow in their professions and pursue their passions. The stories above highlight the experiences and accomplishments of many students and alumni to help inspire you to take the next step in your own success story.
Students playing saxophones as part of the Jazz Ensemble during a Monday Night Jazz Series performance.
Percussionists perform as part of the Herd of Thunder marching band at Homecoming.
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Develop as a musician at the School of Music, where educational and performing opportunities abound. Located in one of the most artistically active areas in Florida, grow your artistic excellence within a thriving music community.
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Always Something to Experience
The Arts at USF produces almost 300 events each year, including concerts, performances, exhibitions, talks, conferences, masterclasses, and festivals—all open to students and the Tampa Bay community. Plan your next visit to experience the talent of our student and faculty productions, and enjoy work, discourse and public art by leading international artists and scholars.
- Tuesday, February 13, 2024
Assistant Professor of Graphic Design, Elizabeth Herrmann, recognized with an Outstanding Undergraduate Teaching Award
- Monday, February 5, 2024
Congratulations to Art History undergraduates Ellie Saylor and Jessica Loaiza
- Friday, February 2, 2024
The Magic of Music in Motion: USF’s Herd of Thunder marching band marks a grand tradition in its 25th year