The Central Conservatory of Music was established in 1949 by the Administration of the Central People's Government. It was established in 1938 by the Yan'an Lu Xun Academy of Arts Music Department.
Chongqing National Conservatory of Music established in 1940, North China University established in 1948 and the three music departments of North China University established in 1918 The National Peking College of the Arts Music Department and other music education institutions merged to form an institution of higher learning that cultivates senior professional music talents.
In 1960, it was designated as a national key institution of higher learning by the State Council. In 2000, it was listed as a national "211 Project" construction institution. It is the only national key university among art schools in the country. In 2017. It was selected as a national "double first-class" discipline construction institution. There is now the Department of Composition, Department of Music, Department of Conducting, Department of Piano, Department of Orchestra, Department of Folk Music. Department of Vocal Opera, Department of Music Artificial Intelligence and Music Information Technology, School of Music Education, Violin Production Research Center, Department of Humanities, and affiliated secondary music Schools, Modern Distance Music Education College.
Continuing Education College, Gulangyu Piano School, and other educational institutions, and the Ministry of Education's Humanities and Social Sciences Key Research Base-Musicology Research Institute and other institutions. As of July 2018, the Central Conservatory of Music has a total of 3357 full-time students, including 1546 undergraduates, 672 masters, 118 doctoral students. And 1021 are in the attached middle school (including the attached primary school). As a national music education center, a music creation, performance and research center, and a social music promotion center, the Central Conservatory of Music is a music school that represents the level of professional music education in China, has a complete set of majors, and enjoys a high reputation at home and abroad.
The Central Conservatory of Music is a place where music talents at home and abroad yearn for. For more than 70 years, the school has established a strong faculty and teaching management team. And several outstanding contributions have emerged in teaching, creation, performance, and scientific research. Experts and scholars have attracted a large number of talented young musicians at home and abroad to study at the school and cultivated tens of thousands of outstanding musical talents and hundreds of foreign students.
Most of whom have become well-known composers and musicologists at home and abroad. , Music educators, music performing artists, leaders, and business backbones of cultural and art institutions.
While inheriting the music tradition and experience of the Chinese nation, the Central Conservatory of Music continues to absorb excellent music cultures from all countries and nationalities in the world and accommodates various artistic forces with a broad mind. In the new historical period.
The Central Conservatory of Music will be guided by Xi Jinping’s thoughts on socialism with Chinese characteristics in the new era, not forgetting the original aspiration, keeping in mind the mission, fulfilling the fundamental tasks of Lide, and fostering people, deepening the comprehensive reform of education, and accelerating the construction of "double first-class".
A new journey for the development of a world-class music academy with Chinese characteristics has made new historic contributions to the realization of the "two centenary" goals and the Chinese Dream of the great rejuvenation of the Chinese nation.