Facilities

Piano player in Brechemin Auditorium
Brechemin Auditorium is the main hall for lectures and recitals given at the School of Music. It is located on the first floor of the Music Building, and it seats 219. Every year, many guests, faculty members, and students give lectures and performances in this space. For information about recording your event in Brechemin, please see Photo Guide to Using the Brechemin Auditorium Sound Recording System
School of Music Computer Lab
The School of Music General Access Computer Lab is a full-featured computer and piano lab open to all UW students. The lab features twelve digital audio workstations running Mac OS X with attached midi keyboards. Each workstation is loaded with a software package which includes Finale, Digital Performer, and Logic. The School of Music owns some audio and video equipment which can be checked out through the lab. Please contact lab_checkout@music.washington.edu for more information. For questions and/or comments please... read more
DXARTS performance
The Center for Digital Arts and Experimental Media (DXARTS), an interdisciplinary degree-granting center designed to support the emergence of a new generation of hybrid artists. DXARTS fosters the invention of new forms of digital and experimental arts by synthesizing expanded studio research with pioneering advances in digital computing, information technologies, performance, science, and engineering. Embracing an expansive range of arts practice, theory, and research across multiple disciplines, DXARTS creates opportunities for artists to discover and document new knowledge and expertise in... read more
Meany Studio Theater
The School of Music also presents annual performances in the 238-seat Meany Studio Theater, including events by the UW Percussion Ensemble and the Opera Workshop. Operated by the School of Drama, Meany Studio Theater is a multi-use facility presenting performances in music, dance, and theater.
Meany Theater
The School of Music uses the 1,206-seat Meany Theater as its main concert venue for large ensemble performances, full-scale opera productions, faculty recitals, and guest artist appearances. The School’s symphony, wind band ensembles, studio jazz ensembles, and large choral ensembles each present quarterly concerts at Meany Theater. The School’s Percussion Ensemble presents once concert per year on the Meany mainstage and the UW Contemporary Group has historically presented two concerts per year in this venue.