School of Music


As a student in the String program at the University of North Carolina School of the Arts, you will be part of a community of hardworking musicians, dedicated to their instruments and becoming fine artists. Your peers in the School of Music and the string department will be diverse, coming from across the state, across the country and across the globe. You will work side by side with musicians from eastern North Carolina, Israel, Germany and China, all sharing one thing – the joy of mastering your craft.

The string program offers a high school diploma, undergraduate Bachelor of Music degree, graduate Master of Music degree and a post-graduate Professional Artist Certificate.

Meet the Studios

Each of the string studios hosts a group of unique players and personalities. Visit our studio sites to learn more:


Viola Studio     Cello Studio    Double Bass Studio