Chorale concert with orchestra conducted by Sara Blessing


We are delighted you are visiting our Music Department! If you are a prospective student, alumnus, parent or simply just visiting, we hope that you will take your time and explore our website and learn more about our outstanding music program led by our world-class faculty. We invite you to attend our concerts, workshops and events!



The Graceland University Music Department and its internationally recognized faculty are committed to excellence through the mentoring of aspiring performers and music educators to succeed professionally and be marketable in the 21st century.

Graceland students have many opportunities to participate in performance ensembles including Symphonic Band, Jazz Band, Chamber Singers, Concert Choir, Oratorio Chorus, Orchestra, Flute Choir, Brass Choir, Marching Yellowjackets Band and a variety of chamber ensembles. Music majors, music minors and music education (teaching certificate) students have the opportunity to take courses in music theory and analysis, aural theory, music history and literature, conducting, music technology, play and sing in performing ensembles, and present solo performances and recitals. Whether your interest is to become a music educator, performer or for personal enrichment, Graceland offers you a wealth of opportunity to engage in music at a high level.

For more information please contact:
The Music Department
Dr. Erin Bodnar, Department Coordinator
Graceland University
1 University Place, Lamoni, IA 50140 
ph: 641-784-5273
fax: 641-784-5487



Music Upcoming Events

FEB 26
Graceland Orchestra Concert
7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Graceland Choirs Concert
7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
MAR 27
Workshop Days: Percussion Days
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM