Visit the campus
Schedule a Tour
Visiting our campus provides an excellent opportunity to picture yourself here as a student. Blair tours begin with a 30-minute information session, followed by a 30-minute tour of the school. To schedule a tour of the Blair School of Music, please complete the registration form at the bottom of the page. If you'd like to schedule a tour of Vanderbilt University's main campus, you may do so at the Vanderbilt Admissions website.
Please Note: If you are scheduling a visit for a group larger than 15, and less than 85, please call the Blair Admissions Office at 615.322.6181 so that special arrangements can be made. Not all requests can be accommodated. Please provide at least three weeks advance notice for large group tours to be scheduled. Groups traveling by bus may be dropped off at the Blair School main entrance (2400 Blakemore Avenue--the main circle drive is on Children's Way). Please confirm parking arrangements with Blair Admissions; parking is available in Lot 74A
Schedule a Lesson
Private lessons may be scheduled for those students who are current or rising high school seniors intending to major in music. If you are interested in a private lesson with a Blair School faculty member, please contact them directly for details (availability, lesson policies, possible fees, etc.). Please find a list of faculty by department here.
Please Note: Schedules vary during the summer months and our faculty are often unable to accommodate lessons during this time. If you have a question about specific summertime availability, please contact Blair Admissions.
Prospective students are welcome to observe some of our classes and rehearsals. Classes begin on August 26th for the Fall 2015 semester. Please check our list of available classes to see what interests you, and then contact Blair Admissions to submit your class visit request. Please note: Schedules may change and some classes listed may not be available to visit. We will do our best to accommodate you!
Events in your Location
If you are unable to visit our campus, we encourage you to register for one of the NACAC Performing and Visual Arts Fairs in your area. We will be representing the Blair School of Music at the following events, so please come visit our booth! Registration is free of charge, but required for attendance. You can register here.
2015 Performing and Visual Arts Fairs--Blair School of Music Calendar
Chicago PVA Fair Sunday, September 20: 1:00-3:30pm
Portland PVA Fair Monday, September 28: 7:00-9:00pm
Seattle PVA Fair Tuesday, September 29: 7:00-9:00pm
San Diego PVA Fair Wednesday, September 30: 7:00-9:00pm
Atlanta PVA Fair Monday, October 5: 7:00-9:00pm
Ft. Lauderdale PVA Fair Tuesday, October 6: 6:00-8:00pm
Minneapolis PVA Fair Tuesday, October 13: 7:00-9:00pm
Washington D.C. PVA Fair Sunday, October 18: 1:00-3:00pm
Nashville PVA Fair Monday, October 19: 7:00-9:00pm
Denver PVA Fair Tuesday, October 20: 7:00-9:00pm
Los Angeles PVA Fair Saturday, October 24: 1:00-3:00pm
San Francisco PVA Fair Sunday, October 25: 1:00-3:30pm
New York City PVA Fair Tuesday, October 27: 6:00-9:00pm
Boston PVA Fair Wednesday, October 28: 7:00-9:00pm
Philadelphia PVA Fair Thursday, October 29: 7:00-9:00pm
Dallas PVA Fair Monday, November 2: 7:00-9:00pm
Houston PVA Fair Tuesday, November 3: 7:00-9:00pm