Learn from the leading artists of our time as they share their experiences and expertise with you! This could be that special moment when a suggestion or idea has a life-changing impact.

The Department of Music and the Ferguson Center for the Arts present masterclasses throughout the academic year. Past masterclasses have featured Marvin Hamlisch, the Lincoln Center Jazz Orchestra and Wynton Marsallis, Joe Burgstaller of the Canadian Brass, the Count Basie Orchestra, New York Voices, leading university pedagogues, and many more.

CNU Music student Elizabeth Churchya with Ahn Trio. Zack Riviere, Will Fruchtermann, Wynton Marsalis and Peter Amos
CNU music student Elizabeth Churchya with Ahn Trio (L to R) Zack Riviere, Will Fruchtermann, Wynton Marsalis and Peter Amos
CNU Music student Adrian Armbruster with pianist Phillipe Bianconi CNU Music student Adrian Armbruster with pianist Nelita True
CNU music student Charles Spurlock with pianist Phillipe Bianconi CNU music student Adrian Armbruster with pianist Nelita True
Jon Kimura Parker and Shannon
CNU music student Shannon Haines with Jon Kimura Parker