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    Musical Gifts in 2016-17

    UW Music presents more than 60 free concert season events in 2016-17 Learn more »

  • Percussionist Bonnie Whiting

    April 29: Bonnie Whiting in UW solo debut performance

    The percussionist's premiere recording on the Mode Records label includes vintage works by John Cage Learn More »

  • Pampin and Karpen photo: Alan Berner/The Seattle Times

    Seattle Times: Meet the encephalophone: An instrument you can play with your mind, just by thinking

    UW Music faculty and DXARTS co-founders Richard Karpen and Juan Pampin study musician's brain waves Learn More »

  • Dido and Aeneas

    April 30: UW Music & Pacific MusicWorks present Purcell's opera, Dido & Aeneas 

    PMW’s orchestra & soloists team with UW Chamber Singers to present the full-length opera Learn More »

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    UW Music 2016-17: Inspired and Connected

    More than 100 events on our concert season Learn more »

  • UW Symphony Orchestra on UW360

    UW 360 - UW Symphony Orchestra

    Director David Rahbee and students of the UW Symphony Orchestra are featured on UWTV Watch Video »

  • Bonnie Whiting, UW head of Percussion Studies, with students

    Video Spotlight: Percussion Studies

    Meet the UW's new head of Percussion Studies, Bonnie Whiting Learn more »

  • Ensemble Dal Niente Apophenia

    Second Inversion: Apophenia

    Chicago-based Ensemble Dal Niente performs piece composed by UW Music faculty member Huck Hodge Watch Video »

  • Beethoven Back to Back 2015

    Beethoven: Back to Back

    Robin McCabe & Maria Larionoff's Nov. 15 performance featured on UWTV Watch Video »

  • 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 »

  • Percussion section

    Area Spotlight: Percussion Studies

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

  • Bombango

    Bomba + Fandango = Bombango

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

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