Second Annual David W. Smith Gala

Featuring Guest Soloist Janice Chandler-Eteme

The Second Annual David W. Smith Memorial Gala Saturday, September 24, concert 5 p.m. Earl and Darielle Linehan Concert Hall Performing Arts and Humanities Building UMBC is delighted to...

Posted: September 1, 2016, 10:53 AM

Karena Ingram ('16 Music) Wins Award in Call for Scores!

Congrats to Karena Ingram ('16 Music) on winning the Maryland Award for her orchestral composition, Animals of the Solstice; Calm of the Equinox, in Symphony Number One's Call for Scores! Karena...

Posted: August 2, 2016, 1:49 PM

Audition Announcement for UMBC Jazz Ensemble

There are currently seven jazz groups at UMBC: the Jazz Ensemble, four small groups, and the Jazz Guitar Ensemble. The audition is the same for all groups. Non-traditional instruments are welcome....

Posted: August 1, 2016, 4:08 PM

Works by Certificate Program Alum Reviewed in Boston Globe

Review of a CD Featuring Mischa Salkind-Pearl's Composition

A CD featuring compositions by Mischa Salkind-Pearl, Post-Baccalaureate Certificate in American Contemporary Music Alum, was recently reviewed in the Boston Globe.  The Ludovico Ensemble, a Boston...

Posted: July 12, 2016, 11:33 AM

Professor Brian Kaufman presented at Conference in Oxford

Department of Music faculty, Brian Kaufman, presented on conducting pedagogy at Oxford University as part of the 2016 Oxford Conducting Institute.  The conference explored issues pertaining to the...

Posted: July 7, 2016, 4:21 PM

Update on Harpsichord Soundboard Art

Our double manual harpischord becomes more and more stunning by the week! The art is being finished by our soundboard painter, take a look at this gorgeous work!  We cannot wait to see the whole...

Posted: June 21, 2016, 10:14 AM

UMBC Alumna Recognized for Outstanding Teaching

UMBC Alumna Elizabeth Reinhardt has been recognized for her outstanding teaching in the Howard County Public School System.  Congrats to Elizabeth on her many successes as a standout teacher! ...

Posted: June 16, 2016, 3:48 PM