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  • Dr. Janice Macaulay releases new recording

    Dr. Janice Macaulay released a new recording of her work Three Pieces for String Quartet, on a compilation album on the Navona label called Quadrants, Vol. 3, by the Altius String Quartet!  ...
    Posted: July 30, 2019 11:18 AM
  • Brian J. Wesol Estate Gift to Department of Music

    The estate of Brian J. Wesol has graciously donated to the UMBC Department of Music a gift of Indonesian instruments, puppets, and decorative arts. Brian Wesol, an attorney who practiced law in...
    Posted: July 8, 2019 1:24 PM
  • Now Announcing Certificate Program for Pre-Formed Ensembles!

    We are excited to share that UMBC is now accepting applications for pre-formed ensembles in our immersive, one-year certificate in Contemporary Music in addition to soloists and composers. The...
    Posted: June 6, 2019 12:26 PM
  • Dr. Daniel Pesca to join UMBC Music Faculty!

    We are excited to welcome Dr. Daniel Pesca to UMBC this fall as an Assistant Professor of Music.  As a pianist and composer, he is both a passionate advocate for contemporary music and a committed...
    Posted: June 6, 2019 12:09 PM
  • Stephen Caracciolo Serves as Chorus Master for Beethoven 9

    Associate Professor Stephen Caracciolo's professional choral ensemble, LancasterChorale, and ProMusica Chamber Orchestra of Columbus, receive a rousing standing ovation from packed houses....
    Posted: May 21, 2019 4:07 PM
  • New Co-Authored Article by Joseph Siu

    Lecturer Joseph Siu has a new article published in Psychology of Music! The article focuses on how people with absolute pitch engage in musical and non-musical activity outside of laboratory...
    Posted: March 18, 2019 1:29 PM
  • New Publication by Jacqueline Pollauf

    Harpist and affiliate artist, Jacqueline Pollauf has recently published Exercises in Harmonics through Oakway Studios, her own publishing company. This is the second of Pollauf’s major pedagogical...
    Posted: March 18, 2019 1:17 PM
  • Music Alum to Present at International Society of Bassists

    Music Alum and Affiliate Artist Yoshiaki Horiguchi has been selected to present at the International Society of Bassists in June.  He will present an interactive workshop on teaching the George...
    Posted: February 21, 2019 4:11 PM
  • Music by Eliza Triolo to be featured-Baltimore Dance Project

    Over the winter semester, Eliza Triolo (composition '19) collaborated with choreographer and Dance professor Doug Hamby on music for his new piece Deep Currents. The choreography depicts the push...
    Posted: February 7, 2019 9:14 AM
  • Masterclass with Ron McFarlane

    This Sunday, we will be welcoming Ron McFarlane and members of the Baltimore Classical Guitar Society for a masterclass in the music box.  The masterclass will feature students of Jonathan Zwi's...
    Posted: January 17, 2019 4:24 PM