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The department presents over sixty events annually, drawn from faculty/staff artist concerts, guest artists, and department ensemble class concerts. Please visit our events page to see the calendar for this year.

Department News

Aspiring Composer Wins Hollywood Songwriting Contest

Sep 11, 2018

Katherine “Kat” Cabula began writing songs as a teen, composing her tune “It Rains in California” while still a high school senior at...

Grammy-Nominated Music Professor Wins Recording Grants

Jun 19, 2018

Music Professor Nadia Shpachenko was awarded the Aaron Copland Fund For Music and the Alice M. Ditson Fund at Columbia...