Music (American Conservatory of Music)

Welcome to the American Conservatory of Music

The American Conservatory of Music(ACM) in SWIU is one of the leading centers for the study of music in US, part of a long-established collegiate university and situated in an unparalleled setting adjacent to the famous Cathedral. The high quality and standards of our music degrees were confirmed by the Quality Assurance Agency as part of a major audit of the University's teaching at undergraduate and postgraduate level.

The ACM has an international reputation and a wide range of research strengths, Department of Music has become part of a collaborative Centre for Excellence in Teaching and Learning in Music.

Faculty of School of Music

  • Dr. Kirk Johnson (Professor, Dean, Ph.D. from Harvard University)
  • Dr. Charles O. Kroncke (Professor, Associate Dean, Ph.D. from Yale University)
  • Dr. Stephen Goh (Professor, Chairman, Ph.D. from USC)
  • Dr. Weng-Hung Yu (Professor, Chairman, Ph.D. from UCLA)
  • Dr. Jin-Chao Yu (Professor, Ph.D. from Stanford University)
  • Dr. S. F. Hsieh (Professor, Ph.D. from Columbia University)
  • Dr. Max Meng (Professor, Ph.D. from Julia Music School, New York)
  • Dr. Erica Yi (Professor, Ph.D. from New York University)
  • Dr. Roger Lo (Professor, Ph.D. from Cornell University)
  • Dr. Fred Fu (Professor, Ph.D. from Harvard University)
  • Dr. Timothy Liu (Professor, Ph.D. from Yale University)
  • Dr. James Chou (Professor, Ph.D. from Princeton University)
  • Dr. Peter Tang (Professor, Ph.D. from New York University)
  • Dr. Anne Young (Professor, Ph.D. from Brown University)
  • Dr. Lilly Kau (Professor, Ph.D. from Harvard University)
  • Dr. Jenny Kong (Professor, Ph.D. from Yale University)