Facilities

The University of Rio Grande Music Department is housed in the Berry Fine & Performing Arts Center on the main campus of URG. The center features the 400-seat capicity Alphus R. Christensen Theater, a black-box theater for experimental and small-group performances, and numerous sound-proof practice rooms.

Within the Center, the department of music houses a Steinway concert grand piano, studio pianos, harpsichords, electric organs, Orff instruments and woodwind and brass instruments, sound-proof practice modules, multi-purpose classrooms, rehearsal areas, a Mac computer lab, a studio theatre, and a photography lab. Students also have access to a recording lab enabling them to learn how to produce professional recordings.


Photo by URG Digital Photography student Tammy Sharp