James Dorsey '05 wins Alumni Award

Congratulations to James Dorsey '05, music technology & vocal performance, on receiving this year's award for Outstanding Alumni in the Visual & Performing Arts! Dorsey is an artist and...

Posted: October 25, 2023, 4:07 PM

Livewire 13: Transformation

Join us for UMBC’s 13th annual Livewire new music festival, an exploration of new sounds presented in six concerts over four days, October 18 to 21. What is the role of music in our society?...

Posted: October 16, 2023, 11:40 AM

UMBC Camerata performing with Baltimore Children's Choir

Saturday, Oct 28 at the Baltimore Museum of Industry

The UMBC Camerata Choir will be performing with the Baltimore Children's Choir in a free concert at the Baltimore Museum of Industry on Saturday, October 28, 11:00 am – 12:00 pm! The event is...

Posted: October 13, 2023, 2:24 PM

Linda Dusman's music preserved in the Library of Congress

Corona Bagatelles for cello and piano

Linda Dusman's piece Corona Bagatelles for cello and piano (2021) was requested by the Library of Congress for its collection documenting the COVID-19 Pandemic. All emails, sketches, and score...

Posted: October 13, 2023, 2:12 PM

Whistling Hens ICA and IAWM Album Reviews

Whistling Hens was featured in both the International Clarinet Association journal and the International Alliance for Women in Music journal in praise of their debut album, Reacting to the...

Posted: October 4, 2023, 3:35 PM

Announcing Search: Assistant Professor of Choral Conducting

and Music Education

The University of Maryland Baltimore County (UMBC) Department of Music invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor of Choral Conducting and Music Education to begin August 2024. We...

Posted: October 4, 2023, 2:22 PM

Linda Dusman wins IAWM's call for scores

Congratulations to Dr. Linda Dusman, professor of composition, on being one of the winners of the The International Alliance for Women in Music's 2023 Call for Scores! Her solo bass flute piece...

Posted: September 28, 2023, 9:39 PM

Apply to the Department of Music at UMBC!

Our applications for 2023-2024 auditions are open now! We offer B.A. degrees in Music Technology, Music Composition, Music Performance, Music Education, and Jazz Studies. The next audition...

Posted: September 1, 2023, 4:23 PM

Juan Sebastián Delgado featured in The Strad magazine

The Strad magazine recently featured Juan Sebastián Delgado in an article about his appointment as faculty fellow for diversity in the arts. ’I am very excited about this opportunity, as I can...

Posted: September 1, 2023, 3:53 PM

Join the UMBC Collegium!

Are you interested in playing Renaissance and Baroque music in a collaborative and relaxed setting? Do you want to learn an instrument few people know how to play? The Viola da Gamba is...

Posted: August 28, 2023, 5:48 PM