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  • UMBC Students Release EP and Single

    Department of Music students and alumni Zach Powell, Ricky Jefferson, Miles Malone, Pat Clark, and Noah Maruyama recently released an EP as Sunstrider, a newly started jazz ensemble. The EP was...
    Posted: February 17, 2021 2:32 PM
  • Paula Maust Creates Open-Source Theory Platform

    Discussions of gender in the Western classical music canon have brought forth a tremendous amount of feminist scholarship during the past thirty years, and Philip Ewell’s monumental address at the...
    Posted: January 29, 2021 2:47 PM
  • Greg Kalember Mixes Virtual Concert for UN Chamber Music Soc

    Professor of the Practice, Greg Kalember was recently the mix engineer for the United Nations Chamber Music Society virtual concert commemorating the lives lost during the Holocaust. The...
    Posted: January 28, 2021 4:33 PM
  • Music Students featured in Grit & Gratitude

    Department of Music students Egan O'Brien, Jordan Washington, and the UMBC Jazz Ensemble will be featured in UMBC's upcoming Grit & Gratitude Virtual Celebration on December 16 at 3pm via...
    Posted: December 4, 2020 9:46 AM
  • D'Juan Moreland Receives Black and Latinx Birder Scholarship

    D'Juan Moreland has been selected as the first recipient of the Black & Latinx Birders Scholarship, a fund dedicated to increase the number of Black birders and Latinx birders studying in the...
    Posted: November 30, 2020 11:29 AM
  • Katie Blake Raises Awareness for Diabetes Through New Work

    UMBC Music's Katie Blake (Composition '21) wrote a piece titled Low Glucose Vibes for T1International’s 2020 theme for National Diabetes Awareness Month and World Diabetes Day 2020. Congrats to...
    Posted: November 25, 2020 9:30 AM
  • Willie Santiago Selected for Exempt Employee of the Quarter

    Willie Santiago, Concert Coordinator in the Department of Music, has been selected as the Exempt Employee of the Quarter for October-December of 2020. Willie began his career at UMBC in June 2016....
    Posted: November 24, 2020 11:15 AM
  • Joseph Siu to Present at Society for Music Theory

    Dr. Joseph Siu will be presenting his research at the upcoming Society for Music Theory national conference (Nov 7–8 and 14–15). The title of his presentation is "Phrase-Rhythmic Norms in...
    Posted: November 4, 2020 10:24 AM
  • Performance by Audrey Andrist to be Streamed on WETA

    Affiliate Artist Audrey Andrist, pianist, will be featured on Classical WETA (90.9) on Monday, November 23rd at 9:00 pm, on the program Front Row Washington.  Included in the broadcast will be her...
    Posted: November 3, 2020 9:47 AM
  • Announcing New Opportunities to Visit the Music Department

    The UMBC Music Department is pleased to introduce our virtual options to experience life as a music major! Saturday, November 7th is our Virtual Visit Day. Attendees will get a virtual tour of...
    Posted: October 26, 2020 10:51 AM