Monday, April 22, 2013
How long should I practice? What should I practice? Above all, how should I prepare for a successful career? Ask esteemed trumpet player and composer Anthony Plog, who shared practical tips and career advice with School of Music students on April 2.
Thursday, April 4, 2013
Musicology professor Patrick Warfield’s course “Popular Music in Black America” traces the internal development and influence of African American popular music from the Middle Passage to the early 20th century with a special focus on spirituals, ragtime, the blues, early jazz, R&B, Motown, funk, soul and rap.
Wednesday, March 13, 2013
Watch a live stream of the UMD Wind Orchestra performing Steve Reich's "Double Sextet" at the College Band Directors National Association (CBDNA) Conference
Click here to watch a live stream of the University of Maryland Wind Orchestra (UMWO) performing Steve Reich's Double Sextet at the College Band Directors National Association (CBDNA) Conference on Wednesday, March 20 at 7PM.
Tuesday, January 29, 2013
Dr. Dora Hanninen, Assoc. Professor of Music Theory, gives analysts a new framework for interpreting music in her new book
In December of 2012, Dr. Dora Hanninen, Associate Professor of Music Theory, saw the publication of her book, "A Theory of Music Analysis: On Segmentation and Association Organization" by the University of Rochester Press as part of its Eastman Studies in Music series.