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  • Cadáver Exquisito

    On Thurs., Nov. 30 through Sat. Dec. 2 at 7:30pm, the Music & Dance Department presents Cadáver Exquisito, a surrealistic evening of dance theater by the University Dancers.

    Cadáver Exquisito

    On Thurs., Nov. 30 through Sat. Dec. 2 at 7:30pm, the Music & Dance Department presents Cadáver Exquisito, a surrealistic evening of dance theater by the University Dancers.

  • Dance at UMass

    Our Dance Program seeks to prepare students in both the technical and theoretical aspects of dance. The Dance Program offers BFA and BA degree tracks, and places equal emphasis on the idioms of ballet, modern dance, and jazz.

    Dance at UMass

    Our Dance Program seeks to prepare students in both the technical and theoretical aspects of dance. The Dance Program offers BFA and BA degree tracks, and places equal emphasis on the idioms of ballet, modern dance, and jazz.

  • Apply & Audition: Music or Dance

    Interested in joining the Music or Dance program? Find out more about our degree offerings and audition process.

    Apply & Audition: Music or Dance

    Interested in joining the Music or Dance program? Find out more about our degree offerings and audition process.

  • Music at UMass

    The Music Program at UMass Amherst provides over 200 performance and concert opportunities, 17 instrumental ensembles, 6 vocal ensembles, and student solo and studio recital series.

    Music at UMass

    The Music Program at UMass Amherst provides over 200 performance and concert opportunities, 17 instrumental ensembles, 6 vocal ensembles, and student solo and studio recital series.

  • Holiday Card to Amherst

    The UMass Chamber Choir, Chorale & Women's Choir perform a holiday concert on Dec. 9, including spirituals, choral favorites, an audience carol sing & a special surprise guest (not Santa, but close...)

    Holiday Card to Amherst

    The UMass Chamber Choir, Chorale & Women's Choir perform a holiday concert on Dec. 9, including spirituals, choral favorites, an audience carol sing & a special surprise guest (not Santa, but close...)

News

Thom Hannum's Marimba Bands & Ensembles

November 20, 2017

On Saturday, December 2 at 7:30pm in Bowker Auditorium, the Department of Music & Dance presents a performance by the UMass Marimba Bands and Ensembles, led by Thomas Hannum.

Band & Percussion Concerts in Dec.

November 20, 2017

On Monday, December 4, the UMass Wind Ensemble and Concert Band present a dual performance titled “Of Hard and Soft Edges.”

On Wednesday, December 6, the UMass Symphony Band and Percussion Ensemble share the stage for a unique and ambitious program.

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Events

Nov
29

Five College Early Music Collegium

Grace Church, 14 Boltwood Ave., Amherst MA
7:30 pm

Nov-Dec
30-02

University Dancers: Cadáver Exquisito

Totman Performance Lab
7:30 pm

Dec
01

Research in Music Series: A Talk by Doug Abrams (UMass)

Fine Arts Center, Room 365
2:30 pm

Dec
01

Euridice Baroque Ensemble

Bezanson Recital Hall
7:30 pm

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Faculty Opening: Assistant Professor, Studio Clarinet (pdf) - Apply

Download a pdf of our Fanfare magazine or Fall '17 Event Calendar brochure.

Tuesday Morning Recital Program: 11/7/17
Want to schedule a recital or event or sign up for the Tuesday AM Recital?  It's in the Resources section under Academics.

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December Concert Highlights:
University Dancers, Nov. 30 & Dec. 1-2
Marimba Bands & Ensembles, Dec. 2
Jazz Ensemble I, Dec. 7
Choral Concert: Holiday Card to Amherst, Dec. 9

And so much more!

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