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UMass Music & Dance Announces Fall Schedule

Thursday, September 7, 2017

Presenting a diverse array of performances by student ensembles, faculty, & guest artists. As part of their public mission, now with no charge for concerts by their world-class faculty, beginning with Shigefumi Tomita’s “Charlie Haden Retrospective” on Sept 21, and long-time faculty member Fredric Cohen's 30th Anniversary Concert on September 26.

Five College New Music Festival

Tuesday, September 5, 2017

Sept. 8-10 Five College New Music Festival to feature four concerts with a variety of new performers and compositions

Wind Ensemble & Chamber Choir on Tours in Europe

Friday, June 30, 2017

Wind and choral ensembles from the UMass Amherst Department of Music & Dance had the rare opportunity to study and perform at sites in Europe during the summer break.

UMass Ensembles, Students Win Top Honors in 2017 Downbeat Magazine Awards

Friday, June 30, 2017

Ensembles and individual students from the Department of Music & Dance’s Jazz Program garnered six awards in Downbeat Magazine’s 2017 Student Music Awards.