School of 音乐

Interested in music?

The Augustana University School of 音乐 is widely recognized for its tradition of excellence in music. The Augustana School of 音乐 offers performance experiences that include international and regional touring, performances in the renowned 玛丽W. Sommervold Hall at the Washington Pavilion and the opportunity to perform and learn from nationally-known visiting artists.

School of 音乐

School of 音乐 at AU


Dr. 彼得Folliard is the inaugural dean of the School of 音乐. Folliard, a New Jersey native, joined Augustana in 2017 as the conductor of the Augustana Orchestra. 

Folliard holds undergraduate degrees in music education and instrumental performance from the University of North Texas; master’s degrees in instrumental performance and conducting from the Peabody Institute of Johns Hopkins University; and a doctor of musical arts degree in orchestral conducting from the Eastman School of 音乐.


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Presented by the Promising Futures Fund, Augustana University is excited to announce that its School of 音乐 (SoM) will host the 2023 Middle School Choral Festival at 7 p.m. 10月. 23, in the 玛丽W. Sommervold Hall at the Washington Pavilion. 本·雷菲尔, George McGovern and Whittier Middle Schools choirs will join Augustana choirs for an unforgettable choral experience.

The Augustana University School of 音乐 (SoM) is inviting the community to audition for the Augustana Orchestra — a rigorous and rewarding orchestral experience — this upcoming fall season.

Augustana, Promising Futures Partner to Create Experiences for Sioux Falls Students

It’s not too early to open students’ eyes to the possibilities ahead of them. This is what the partnership between Augustana and the Promising Futures Fund seeks to accomplish with Sioux Falls students who may not see themselves on a path to higher education.