"Perhaps it is music that will save the world."
- Pablo Casals
Donations to the Amarillo College Music Department and AC Suzuki Program are made through the Amarillo College Foundation. Online donations may be at Amarillo College Foundation: Donate - be sure to select a music-related specific fund in the Designee field (options listed below) if it is your intent. Visit https://www.actx.edu/foundation/ for all college-related giving options.
Donations to the Music Department can also be accepted in the Music Office in Room 304 of the Music Building to be processed through the AC Foundation, and inquiries made by calling 806-371-5340 or emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
Mission and Accreditation
The Mission of the Amarillo College Music Department is "to be a center of musical learning and cultural enrichment within the community of Amarillo and the surrounding Panhandle of Texas, by providing a comprehensive two-year musical curriculum for transfer students, elective courses for the non-music major, musical training for younger students, and performance opportunities in various ensembles for students and members of the community."
One of only a handful of 2-year institutions in the nation to be so, Amarillo College is an accredited institutional member of the National Association of Schools of Music. We currently offer an Associate of Science degree in Music which is designed to transfer to any four-year public institution in the state of Texas.
Train EXCELLENT performers (soloists and ensembles) with transferable and marketable skills.
Provide experience with wide-repertoire of genres, cultures, styles.
Enroll a robust mix of music majors, non-music majors, community and pre-college members to consistently meet first two points.
By giving to one of the music funds below or establishing a new one through the AC Foundation, you affirm and make possible the importance of quality music education and performance for young children, college students, and adult learners throughout the Texas Panhandle.
When you include the Amarillo College Music Department, AC Suzuki Program, or other designee in your will, trust, or general estate plans, you make a substantial contribution to our future and continuing success. Please contact the Amarillo College Foundation at (806) 371-5107 or visit https://www.actx.edu/foundation/support-through-estate for more information.