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Thursday, November 19, 2015
 The University of Maryland School of Music seeks: Assistant Professor of Musicology, tenure track (salary commensurate with experience)Beginning August 2016
Thursday, November 19, 2015
APPLY BY DEC 15. The University of Maryland invites applications from highly accomplished musicians, scholars, and educators to serve as Director of the School of Music. The successful candidate will be qualified to hold the rank of Professor with tenure in the School, and will serve a five-year term anticipated to begin July 1, 2016.
Thursday, November 19, 2015
Why did the legend of Don Juan have such resonance in seventeenth and eighteenth centuries, and what explains the continued success of Mozart’s "Don Giovanni" to the present day?
Kenneth Elpus, Assistant Professor, Music Education
Monday, November 16, 2015
Assistant Professor of Music Education Kenneth Elpus finds underrepresented minorities are the least likely to become music educators.
Friday, November 6, 2015
Congratulations to our 2015 UMSO Concerto Competition participants!  First Prize: Sharon Oh, violin, Shostakovich Violin Concerto No. 1 Second Prize: Sarah Barham, piano, Barber's Piano ConcertoThird Prize: Audrey Wright, violin, Mozart Violin Concerto No. 4
Monday, October 26, 2015
“Daraja,” or “bridge” in Swahili, is exactly what the DarajaEnsemble aims to build between art and communities. As the School of Music’s newest graduate fellowship woodwind quintet, Daraja’s goal is to share their love of music through outreach projects and adventurous performances with audiences around the world.
Monday, October 19, 2015
The final round of the competition on October 31 determines who will be a featured soloist with the UMD Symphony Orchestra next year.
Thursday, September 17, 2015
Leah Arsenault, Assistant Principal Flute with the National Symphony Orchestra (NSO), joins the UMD School of Music flute faculty for the 2015-2016 academic year.
Tuesday, May 5, 2015
We are pleased to announce that Eric Kutz has been appointed Assistant Professor of Cello at the UMD School of Music. Mr. Kutz will join our faculty in the fall of 2015.
Wednesday, April 1, 2015
We are pleased to announce that Irina Muresanu has been appointed Assistant Professor of Violin at the UMD School of Music. Ms. Muresanu will join our faculty in the fall of 2015.
Ron Elliston
Wednesday, March 25, 2015
It is with sadness that we announce that Ron Elliston, a former member of our piano faculty, passed away on February 25, 2015.
Tuesday, March 3, 2015
Patrick Kilbride (MM voice and Maryland Opera Studio '14) has observed that it's often one big break that launches a career. Now, as one of five competitors to win debut contracts at the 24th International Concours de Chant Centre-Lyrique Clermont-Ferrand in France, Patrick hopes this is his moment.
Anne Koscielny, former Professor of Piano at UMD
Wednesday, February 18, 2015
It is with sadness that we announce that Anne Koscielny, a former member of our piano faculty, passed away on February 15, 2015.
2015 Maryland Clarinet Day
Thursday, February 12, 2015
Join the UMD Clarinet Studio for their Third Annual Clarinet Day on March 29, 2015 at DeMatha Catholic High School! Click here to see a detailed schedule of events and to register.
Thursday, February 12, 2015
Excelsa Quartet was one of five chamber groups that advanced to the final round of the Franz Schubert and Modern Music Chamber Music Competition in Graz, Austria.
Monday, February 2, 2015
Join the School of Music and the School of Theatre, Dance and Performance Studies for an information session and tour of our stunning facilities! The tour departs at 1:00 p.m. from the lobby of the Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center.
Thursday, January 22, 2015
  The School of Music’s Graduate Fellowship String Quartet, Excelsa Quartet, is traveling to the beautiful city of Graz, Austria from February 4 - 12 to compete in the Schubert and Modern Music Chamber Music Competition.
Wednesday, December 10, 2014
Students at the UMD School of Music are boosting the arts at William Wirt Middle School through SHARP, a new after-school music program from UMD clarinet professor Robert DiLutis, ArtsSi Riverdale’s Dwayne Fields-Kuehl, and William Wirt Band Director Randolph Barnes.
Robert Schroyer, percussion
Saturday, November 1, 2014
Congratulations to all of our participants.
Thursday, October 30, 2014
The String Division of the University of Maryland School of MUsic seeks a candidate with an established record of excellence in cello performance and teaching, having a graduate degree in performance or commensurate professional experience including string credentials in chamber music performance and instruction. Apply by January 9.