School of Music

At Memorial University’s School of Music, we are committed to YOUR development. Through our diverse program offerings and rich community-based programs you will have the freedom and opportunity to explore your passions. In our close-knit and supportive community, you will build life-long friendships as you develop the skills and confidence to express yourself - as a musician, as a scholar, and as a global citizen. Our world-class faculty, dedicated staff, and outstanding facilities are committed to helping you create the future you imagine.


Anna Rumbolt was born and raised in Gander, Newfoundland. She recently completed her Bachelor of Music degree (Honours) majoring in Vocal Performance at Memorial University’s School of Music, under the direction of Dr. Caroline Schiller. She is currently completing her Masters in Performance Pedagogy at MUN studying with Dr. Jane Leibel.

Read our interview with Anna Rumboldt, B.Mus. '21, M.Mus. '23!

Anna Rumbolt Headshot


A collage of some of the 2022 Graduating students.

Congrats to all the 2022 Music at Memorial Graduates! We are so proud of all your hard work and wish you all the best on your future endeavours!

We profiled some of our 2022 Graduates and asked them about their favourite memories, their advice for new students, why they chose to study at Memorial, and what's next in their journey.

Read our 2022 Graduate profiles here!

Caroline Schiller holding President's Award

School of Music Voice and Opera professor Dr. Caroline Schiller was presented with Memorial University’s 2021 President’s Award for Distinguished Teaching in a ceremony on March 10, 2022 on Signal Hill Campus in St. John’s. 

Congratulations, Dr. Schiller! Thank you for all that you do for the Voice and Opera studio here at the School of Music!

Dr. Andrew Staniland is a professor of composition and electronic music here at the School of Music. His newest record, Reddened by Hammer: Earthquakes and Islands Remixed, was released October 15 on Canadian Music Centre's Centrediscs. Reddened by Hammer, an intersection of electroacoustic composition and art song, is streaming now on Apple Music and Spotify. Find out more and pre-order the vinyl at

Filmed on location at the MEARL (Memorial ElectroAcoustic Research Lab). To find out more about studying composition at Memorial University's School of Music, explore our Programs here