Dr. Grier Williams School of Music
Our school provides students with a high quality, personalized, undergraduate education for careers in the fields of music performance and music education. Admittance to our programs is by audition only.
The University of West Florida is an accredited institutional member of the National Association of Schools of Music (NASM), and has been accredited by NASM since 1971.
UWF announces gift to create a School of Music
The University of West Florida announced a gift to rename the Department of Music. An anonymous contribution has established the Dr. Grier Williams School of Music in memory of the first chair of the music department.
“This gift is transformational for our music students,” said Dr. Sheila Dunn, associate professor and director of the Dr. Grier Williams School of Music. “It will put UWF on the map, creating visibility and recognition for our faculty and students.”
Read more at news.uwf.edu.
Students may pursue a Bachelor of Music in Performance, a Bachelor of Music Education, a Bachelor of Arts in Music and an Outside Field, and a Bachelor of Arts in Interdisciplinary Studies with a concentration in Arts Administration.
- Music performer
- Music educator
- Arts administrator
Tue, 13 Jun 2023 14:33:35 +0000Tue, 13 Jun 2023 14:33:35 +0000UWF receives $170,000 donation to fund Larry Butler Memorial Music Scholarship
Thu, 30 Mar 2023 15:22:41 +0000Thu, 30 Mar 2023 15:22:41 +0000UWF Dr. Grier Williams School of Music presents the Percussion & Wind Ensembles
Tue, 24 Jan 2023 18:41:25 +0000Tue, 24 Jan 2023 18:41:25 +0000UWF Dr. Grier Williams School of Music presents Lee Harrelson, euphonium
Wed, 04 Oct 2023 17:00:00 +0000Wed, 04 Oct 2023 17:00:00 +0000Dr. Grier Williams School of Music presents Old Christ Church Chamber Music Concert
Tue, 10 Oct 2023 00:30:00 +0000Tue, 10 Oct 2023 00:30:00 +0000Music Hall Artist Series Presents Sara Davis Buechner, piano
Sun, 15 Oct 2023 20:30:00 +0000Sun, 15 Oct 2023 20:30:00 +0000UWF Symphonic Band
UWF Argo Athletic Band
The Argo Athletic Band is the premier performing ensemble at UWF athletic events, playing at all home football and basketball games. In addition to athletic events, the band occasionally performs at community events.
Argo Athletic Band: Sights and Sounds
Argo Athletic Band members represent a variety of majors across UWF. Meet some of the faces of the UWF Argo Athletic Band!
Auditions and Scholarships
August 18, 2023 is the final audition date for the 2023-2024 academic year. View more information on music auditions and scholarships.
UWF Center for Fine and Performing Arts
UWF's Center for Fine and Performing Arts specializes in showcasing the artistic, theatrical and musical work of UWF students.