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A Music Education workshop

Orff Schulwerk Festival at UMass Amherst, April 11 & 12

Tuesday, February 20, 2018

For music teachers, student teachers, collegiate music ed majors, in-service music teachers & 5th grade students!

UMass Trumpet Ensembles

Trumpet Ensembles & Soloist are Semifinalists at Competition

Friday, February 2, 2018

Nathan French '18 and two UMass Trumpet Ensembles advanced to the semifinals of the National Trumpet Competition.

UMass Presents Faculty Concerts in February

Wednesday, January 31, 2018

In February, the Department of Music and Dance presents several concerts by members of its distinguished faculty.
Feb. 6: Cobus du Toit, flute
Feb. 13: Salvatore Macchia, contrabass
Feb. 20: Joshua Michal, horn
Feb. 22: Edward Arron, cello

UMass Amherst Opera Workshop to Present “Hansel and Gretel”

Tuesday, January 30, 2018

The UMass Opera Workshop Program will present Humperdinck’s Hansel and Gretel on Friday, Feb. 16 & Saturday, Feb. 17 (both 7:30 p.m.), & Sunday, Feb. 18 at 3 p.m. in Bowker Auditorium.

Piano Studio Student Owen Henry Brings “Free Keys” to UMass Amherst

Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Free Keys, a public arts project designed by recent graduate Owen Henry, unveiled three painted public pianos on campus in October.

UMass Amherst Minuteman Marching Band Shines in 129th Rose Parade

Monday, January 22, 2018

They nailed it! The UMass Minuteman Marching Band’s appearance New Year’s Day in the 129th Rose Parade is now a part of the band’s history!