• First-Place Win 

    Recent graduate Yiğit Kolat wins first place in Toru Takemitsu composition competition Learn more »

  •  Tops in their field

    Daana Quartet named 2015 UW Scholarship Chamber Group Learn more »

  • Library Research Stars

    Music students honored with 2015 Library Research Award for Undergraduates Learn more »

  • Dean's Medalist

    Viola student Rom Pokorny awarded Arts and Sciences Dean's Medal for the arts Read More »

  • Congrats, Grads!

    School of Music celebrates 70 graduates at Grand Finale celebration View Gallery »

  • School of Music Admissions Slide

    Join Us!

    Now accepting applications for Fall 2016 admission. Deadline- Undergrad: Dec. 1 & Grad: Dec. 15 Learn More »

  • UW360 Meet Me In Seattle

    UWTV: Meet Me In Seattle

    UW360 Highlights three international UW Music students and their stories Watch Video »

  • Partch Instruments

    Video Spotlight: Harry Partch Instruments at UW

    Research Associate Charles Corey introduces instruments of American composer Harry Partch Watch Video »

  • Improvised Music Project Tyrant Lizard

    Video Spotlight: Tyrant Lizard performs Stegosaurus

    UW Jazz Studies students from the Improvised Music Project gear up for IMPFest VII Watch Video »

  • Music is our Research

    Recent recordings and publications by School of Music faculty and students Learn more »

  • KUOW Podcast: The Great War, set to music

    Robin McCabe's WWI series puts music in historical context. Hear more »

  • Harry Partch instruments at the UW

    Partch on Partch: "I am a philosophical music man."

    Who was Harry Partch and why did he build those strange instruments? Learn more »

  • Bombango

    Bomba + Fandango = Bombango

    UW Ethnomusicology and winter quarter visiting artist Pablo Rivera instigating cultural exploration. Watch video »

  • Percussion section

    Area Spotlight: Percussion Studies

    The UW Percussion program prepares students for 21st Century music careers. Watch video »