Loyola University Maryland

Department of Fine Arts



Here you can find information about the program, lessons, ensembles, and where to go for more information. We hope you make the most of your musical talents during your college years. Whether you are interested in pursuing music professionally, continuing to develop your skills, or hoping to use your time at Loyola to begin studying music, you’ll find many opportunities. Housed in a recently renovated and enlarged music facility in the Julio Fine Arts Wing, Loyola offers a diversified Music Program including performing ensembles, courses in music history, theory, performance and technology and a professional and student concert series.

The facilities include sound proof practice rooms, recital room, computer lab with notation software, a new recording studio (Fall of 2015), two electronic music studios, classrooms, and a rehearsal room.

The department hosts 20+ concerts and recitals per year from faculty and guest artists, as well as an interactive new music series

The department has Choral, Jazz, Chamber, Steel Pan, and Classical Guitar ensembles. We also offer lessons in all standard instruments and voice.

All courses, ensembles, and lessons are open to students regardless of major or minor. 

Natka Bianchini

Natka Bianchini, Ph.D.

As Class Dean for the Class of 2019 and professor of theatre, Dr. Bianchini helps students discover what ignites their passion

Fine Arts