Brigham Young University. Dept. of Vocal Music

In 1908, the School of Music officially created several departments within the school, including the Department of Vocal Music. In 1909, the School of Music was absorbed by the High School and was renamed the Department of Music. The Department of Vocal Music became a section, Courses in Vocal Music within the new Department of Music.


Established: 1908

Abolished: 1909

Location: Provo, Utah (1908-1909)


The Department of Vocal Music was responsible for the teaching of courses in singing and harmony, including chorus, opera, and composition.

Assets and Administrative Structure

The Department of Music was part of the School of Music, a branch of Brigham Young University.

Associated Units

Superior unit: Brigham Young University. School of Music (1908-1909)

Later unit: Brigham Young High School (Provo, Utah) (1909)


Brigham Young University Annual School Catalog, 1908-1909: p. (part of the School of Music) p. 96 (Department of Vocal Music, courses listed)

Brigham Young University Annual School Catalog, 1909-1910: p. 58 (Department of Theology)

Maintenance Information

Record ID: EAC-2009-00085

Creator: UPB