Welcome to the Music Preparatory Department

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  • Bringing Music out to the Community!

The Northern Kentucky University Music Preparatory Department believes that arts education is an essential and fundamental necessity. NKU Music Preparatory provides community and continuing education programs of the highest quality to students of all ages and abilities and also strives to enrich the culture of the greater-Cincinnati and northern-Kentucky regions through engaging artistic experiences and outreach initiatives.

NKU Music Prep Summer Camps 2015

Summer Music Institute

Summer Piano Workshop

NKU String Project Camp

Adventures in Music Camp

Mainstage Musical Theatre and Voice Camp

Priority Registration Discounts are available through April 30, 2015!

To register via phone, please call the Music Preparatory Office at 859-572-7737.

Winter Concert 2013

Interested in private lessons?

Submit an online information request form. We'll forward along your information and have one of our instructors contact you directly about lessons.

Submit an Online Private Lesson Request Form


Music Prep Office Hours:

Monday–Thursday: 3:00–6:00 p.m.
Friday: 12:00–3:00 p.m.

The Music Prep Office is FA 378A

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Contact Us: 859.572.PREP (7737)  musicprep@nku.edu