General Policies for the School of Music
(Current policies effective Sept. 1, 2021 are subject to change)
- Masks are required in all indoor spaces.
- Masks are required for all musicians (faculty, students, visitors) during all performing activities including classes, rehearsals, coaching, lessons and auditions.
- Vocal, piano, string and percussion students may use any standard mask. Brass and woodwind students must use modified musician masks.
- Bell covers for brass instruments are required during all performing activities including classes, rehearsals, coaching, lessons and auditions.
- When practicing alone in a space, masks and bell covers may be removed temporarily; continuous use is recommended.
Examples of modified face masks for brass and woodwinds
Clarinet, Oboe, Saxophone, Bassoon, Trumpet, Horn, Trombone, Tuba
Bell Covers *
Examples of bell covers for brass instruments
* The School of Music does not endorse any particular product and links are given for information only. Homemade/other versions like these are acceptable.