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The Colburn Conservatory of Music

Los Angeles, California, United States
The Colburn Conservatory of Music has one goal: to prepare you for a career as a professional musician. Our undergraduate and graduate degrees, as well as two specialized certificate programs, are designed to address the needs and goals of pre-professional musicians like you, at all stages of development.

Bachelor's programmes

Arts, Design & Architecture (1)



Our Career Development Center provides guidance and opportunities that enable you to pursue the career path of your choosing. Programs are tailored to your needs as an individual, and are designed to enhance the work you do in the studio.

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Housing services

Conservatory students live in the Colburn residence hall and will find the surroundings comfortable and inviting. Each student apartment contains two, three, or four bedrooms, and all are furnished with everything residents need: extra-long twin beds; desks and chairs; nightstands with lamps; and wardrobes. Rooms have a shared common area with TVs, sofas, and kitchenettes, and students can work out in the on-campus gym.

Library services

The Colburn School Library houses approximately 24,000 scores and parts, 8,000 audio-visual materials, and 5,000 books; valuable resources to our students, faculty, and staff. You have access to complete editions of works by major composers, texts detailing music and dance history, and videos of various performances.

Los Angeles, California, United States