Ensemble Auditions & Advising Info

Music Building Hours

Fall and spring semester:
Monday–Thursday: 7:00 AM –11:30 PM
Friday: 7:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Saturday: 11:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Sunday: 11:00 AM – 11:30 PM

Academic breaks:
Limited and posted on the doors to the Music Department wing of Janet Wallace Fine Arts Center.

Mailing Address

Macalester College Music Department
1600 Grand Avenue
Saint Paul, MN 55105

Street Address of Janet Wallace Fine Arts Center

130 Macalester Street
Saint Paul, MN 55105

Employment Opportunities

There are currently no open positions.

Honors Projects

Every year seniors do extended original work in their area of interest. Below are is a sampling of projects from our students. Get more information about each project in Digital Commons.

Recent Topics Courses

  • Beethoven
  • Cover Songs
  • Passion Music: Renderings of Jesus's Final Hours
  • Music in the United States, 1700s to Present
  • The Art and Practice of Improvisation: Jazz Theory Workshop
  • Intro to North Indian Music
  • World Music Theory and Analysis