LSC-University Park Music Department

Music Department Banner, showing pictures of various musicians: a guitarist, a choir, someone playing a marimba, a cellist, singers at microphones, and a drum line.

Lone Star College-University Park offers students an affordable way to take dozens of music classes, taught by internationally recognized faculty. Students can pursue an Associate of Arts degree in music, take courses before transferring to university or take general music courses.  

Request an Audition     Request Information     Degree Checklist

Satisfy the core creative arts requirement with in-person or online courses:

  • Appreciating Music (MUSI 1306) Including a special section focusing on K-pop
  • Music Literature (MUSI 1307)
  • American Music (MUSI 1310)

Train and Perform:

Work toward your Associate of Arts degree in music with:

Beginning musicians can also take introductory classes with no audition required:

  • Class Piano I (MUSI 1181)
  • Class Voice (MUSI 1183)
  • Percussion Class (MUSI 1188)
  • Class Guitar (MUSI 1192)
  • Fundamentals of Music (MUSI 1303)

Advanced musicians can take specialty courses, including: 

  • Professional Development for Musicians (MUSC 1191) a music industry class
  • International Phonetic Alphabet (IPA) for Singers (MUSI 1161)
  • Diction (MUSI 1162)

Request an Audition     Music Ensembles     Private Lessons

For further details, contact Director of Music Dr. Aaron Alon, at  Aaron.Alon@LoneStar.edu.  You can also learn more about our courses here or download a degree planning worksheet here.

View the Music Department Brochure, Music Degree Planning Checklist, or Music Courses for Spring 2024 by clicking the images below. (For a web version of course information, please visit the Music Classes webpage.)

Department of Music Department - Lone Star College-University Park Visual & Performing Arts Brochure: click on this for the pdf of the music departmental brochure, including a list of courses (also available at https://www.lonestar.edu/UPMusicClasses.htm), welcome messages from the full-time faculty, information about our facilities, and links and information for auditions (find that information at lonestar.edu/UP-Auditions) and events (find that information at lonestar.edu/UP-Events).

Degree Planning Worksheet

More Information & Area-Specific Course Offerings

Click on each item below to learn more!

For further details about the LSC-University Park Music Department, please contact:

Frank Rodriguez
Acting Dean of Instruction
Office: B12.115B

Aaron Alon, D.M.A.
Department Chair
Director of Music, Professor of Music
Office: B12.110

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