Students, faculty, and staff rely upon their hearing, vision, and general physical health to produce the highest quality music possible. To this end, the music department has adopted the below statement regarding the health and safety of all musicians participating in our ensembles and other academic courses.

FC’s Statement on Health and Wellbeing of Musicians

Performers need to learn about health and safety issues in order to perform at a high level throughout their lives, and are expected to take steps to maintain their best performance health throughout this course. For more information about physical health and hearing safety for performers, please consult the Student Handbook.

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Resources for Musicians

Below is a select list of web-based resources addressing general and specific issues related to the topic of musician health and safety. If a student is experiencing difficulty with a particular issue related to health and safety, the music department strongly recommends the student contact their private teacher immediately.