Music News

01/02/2018
Faculty Recitals in February
Join us for music faculty recitals featured duing the month of February, 2018.
12/07/2017
Marching band uses technology to enhance learning and performance
Playing traditional instruments does not stop the Miami University Marching Band from looking for new and innovative ways to practice their drills.
12/07/2017
Miami University acquires new Steinway pianos
steinway-group.jpgMiami University recently purchased a number of Steinway & Sons pianos for the Department of Music as part of an ongoing initiative to reach their goal of becoming an All Steinway School, a distinction shared by the finest music schools and conservatories in the world.
12/07/2017
Concerto Competition winners announced
concerto-competition.jpgAnnouncing this year's winners of the 2017-18 Concerto Competition: Charles Gately, trumpet; Jacob Hill, oboe; and Ali Rose Hotz, voice.
11/29/2017
Ricardo Averbach on Seattle Symphony recording
WVXU.org, Nov. 21 (subscription may be required)
11/15/2017
Miami University Symphony Orchestra to perform Pictures at an Exhibition
Miami University Symphony Orchestra will perform their end of semester concert on Tuesday, Nov. 28 at 7:30 p.m. in Hall Auditorium.
11/14/2017
Tammy Kernodle on composer Margaret Bonds
Washington Post, Nov. 10.
11/09/2017
Grand Night performance to honor Ella Fitzgerald centennial
ella-header.jpgA talented cast of twenty-eight vocalists will be joined by eighteen of the region's finest jazz musicians and renowned guest artists to provide an evening celebrating the First Lady of Song, Ella Fitzgerald, in her centennial year.
10/19/2017
Worldwide release of symphonic recording conducted by Miami University professor
Indian music sensation A.R. Rahman recently released his first orchestral composition featuring the Seattle Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Ricardo Averbach.