Welcome

Welcome to the Yale Institute of Sacred Music—a premier center for the interdisciplinary study of sacred music, worship, and the related arts. Partnering with the Yale School of Music and Yale Divinity School, as well as other academic and professional units at Yale, the ISM prepares its students for careers in church music and other sacred music, pastoral ministry, performance, and scholarship. The ISM engages musicians, artists, clergy, and scholars from around the world in rigorous training and collaboration, and offers a full calendar of concerts, lectures, exhibitions, and other events.

Upcoming Events

Friday, September 28, 2018 - 12:00pm
Miller Hall See map
406 Prospect Street
New Haven, CT 06511
Saturday, September 29, 2018 - 5:00pm
Christ Church (CHRIST) See map
84 Broadway
New Haven, CT 06511
Monday, October 8, 2018 - 4:30pm
Miller Hall See map
406 Prospect Street
New Haven, CT 06511

News

September 6, 2018
The Institute of Sacred Music announces the retirement of Prof. Thomas Murray, professor in the practice of organ and Yale University Organist, effective at the end of the...
September 6, 2018
Ed. Note:We continue our series of student reflections on the ISM-sponsored travel seminars with a trip to China. During the spring semester students in the course “Religious...
August 30, 2018
by Stephen Gamboa-Díaz We are excited to announce the release of Yale Schola Cantorum’s album of the Brahms Requiem on the Hyperion label. Led by conductor David Hill, Schola...