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Alumna Allison Smith Wins Prestigious Musicology Fellowship

August 18, 2021

Allison Smith '17MM has been awarded the William F. Holmes / Frank D'Accone Dissertation Fellowship in Opera Studies from the American Musicological Society (AMS).

UMass Voice Alum Yinghui He Earns 2nd Place in National Voice Competition

July 22, 2021

Yinghui He '20 earned second place honors in the 2021 National Student Auditions held by the National Association of Teachers of Singing.

New Book by Brent Auerbach Published by Oxford Univ. Press

May 20, 2021

Music Theory Professor Brent Auerbach's new book, Musical Motives: A Theory and Method for Analyzing Shape in Music, explores motives, the small-scale pitch and rhythm shapes that are ever-present in music.

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Events

Sep
23-26

Werk Related - Chicago Footwork Music & Dance Event

UMass Amherst & other Five College locations
(All day)

Sep
25

Bandtoberfest - Family Concert on the Common

Amherst Common
2:00 pm to 5:00 pm

Oct
06

Celebrating Bird: The Music of Charlie Parker

Bezanson Recital Hall, Free
7:30 pm

Oct
14
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Have a great summer!

Summer 2021 Building/Room Protocols & Reservations for Music students

SAVE THE DATE: Multiband Pops is Friday, Nov. 5, 2021!

Videos for Prospective students:
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UMass Young Artist Award Winners

Community letter from Chair Macchia

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