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Department of Music

MB 201
University of Arkansas
Fayetteville AR 72701

Phone: 479-575-4701
Music Fax: 479-575-5409
Band Fax: 479-575-5212


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We are proud of all the participants in the 2015 National Association of Teachers of Singing (NATS) vocal competition. NATS celebrates the art of singing through a series of competitions and programs that are designed to showcase the talented singers and performers who are soon to be rising stars in the profession. The following students placed in the competition.
Category of Sophomore man
First Place: Chris Senty (Dr. Park' studio)

Category of Younger Advanced Woman
First Place - Cheri Headrick (Dr. Park's studio)

Category of Older Advanced Woman
First Place - Amanda Brooks (Dr. Park's studio)

Category of Sophomore woman
Second Place: Alexis Rizzolo (tied with another student, Ms. Donna Rollene's studio)

A Message from the Chair

Rhonda MainsWelcome to the website of the Music Department at the University of Arkansas! We are pleased that you have decided to visit.

We are proud of our talented and dedicated faculty whose mission is to enrich and inspire the human mind and spirit through the pursuit of excellence in creative activity, research, teaching, and performance. We are a multi-disciplinary department within the J. William Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences. Students may pursue academic and professional training in performance, music education, composition, music history, music theory, ethnomusicology and music business.


Parking Information

The most convenient parking for visitors to the Music Building, Stella Boyle Smith Concert Hall and the Lewis E. Eply Jr., Band Building is the Stadium Parking Garage. 

Prior to 5 P.M. visitors will need to pay to park. There are pay booths near the elevators. Parking can be paid by cash or Razorbucks. The machines do not give change. Credit cards are no longer accepted. There is also a new option to use your cell phone to pay for parking. Go to for more information about the cell phone option. After 5 P.M. parking in the Stadium Garage is free. Be careful to observe all signs about parking restrictions.

If you would like to drop off or pick up someone from the Music Building, turn right off of Dickson Street just past the Greek Theater onto Ozark Ave. which curves in front of one of the entrances to the Music Building.

- Stadium Drive/Fine Arts Center parking garage map
Campus Parking map

Transit and parking website


View Stadium Drive/Fine Arts Center Parking Garage in a larger map

The most convenient parking for visitors to the Music Building, Stella Boyle Smith Concert Hall and the Lewis E. Eply Jr., Band Building is the Stadium Parking Garage.

From I-540 to the Stadium Parking Garage, take Hwy 62/Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd east. Turn left on Razorback Rd. From Razorback Rd. turn right on Meadow Street. Turn left onto Stadium Dr. when Meadow Street dead-ends. The Stadium Garage will be on your right across from the football stadium.

- Stadium Drive/Fine Arts Center parking garage map & directions
- Walking directions from the Stadium garage to the music building
Campus Parking map
Transit and parking website

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University of Arkansas
Fayetteville, Arkansas 72701