• Guitarist David Russell works with UW guitar student Max Schaeffer (Photo: Dean Ritz).

    Spring 2019 Student & Alumni Notes

    Recent successes and achievements, including new appointments, honors, research and performances. Learn More »

  • JACK Quartet

    JACK Quartet Performs Human Subjects

    Learn more about the work composed by Richard Karpen and Juan Pampin with the JACK Quartet Learn More »

  • glasses on sheet music (photo: Dayne Topkin)

    Spring 2019 Faculty Notes

    Projects and performances come to fruition, concert tours, commissions, and news of world premieres. Learn More »

  • Richard Karpen's CD "Nam Mai/Strandlines"

    New Recordings by UW Music Faculty

    Recent recordings by UW Music faculty represent a broad array of musical influences and interests. Learn More »

  • UW Music: 2018-19 Season

    Going Live: UW Music 2018/19 Concert Season

    More than 100 performances and music-related events Learn More »

  • Sæunn Thorsteinsdóttir

    Chicago Reader: Thorsteinsdóttir's Vernacular affirms Icelandic roots

    UW faculty cellist Sæunn Thorsteinsdóttir performs music reflecting nature and exile Learn More »

  • uan Pampin, director of DXARTS at the University of Washington, works with NYC’s JACK Quartet to map the brain waves of expert musicians while they play. (Alan Berner / The Seattle Times)

    The Seattle Times: Mapping Brain Waves of Musicians

    UW's Pampin & Karpen work with the JACK Quartet to map the brain waves of musicians while they play. Watch Video »

  • Amarilys Ríos, Bomba Dance and Music

    UW News / Amarilys Ríos shares the ‘bomba’ experience

    Community Artist-in-Residence with the UW Ethnomusicology Program is featured Watch Video »

  • UW Symphony Orchestra on UW360

    UW 360 - UW Symphony Orchestra

    UWTV spotlights Director David Rahbee and students of the UW Symphony Orchestra 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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