School of Music By the Numbers

• 30 members of the Boston Symphony Orchestra are on faculty at the BU School of Music
• 400+ concerts and performances per academic year
• 119 new, state-of-the-art music practice rooms in the College of Fine Arts (the largest installation of Wenger modular practice studios in the United States)
• 200 undergraduate students in the BU School of Music
• 173 School of Music faculty (part-time and full-time)
• 160 pianos in the BU School of Music
• 1872, the year the BU School of Music was founded, making it the oldest degree-granting music school in the United States
• $0 admission for BU School of Music students to nearly all Boston Symphony Orchestra concerts