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First Fridays: Call for Proposals

July 28, 2020

First Fridays was a concert series created by Arts Everywhere and the Department of Music which featured pop-up performances by different student and chamber ensembles on the first Friday of each month in the rotunda of Hill Hall. These informal … Read more

Meet the Incoming Class of Graduate Students

July 17, 2020

The department is excited to welcome four new graduate students this fall. These four scholars come to Carolina from across the state and country with diverse research interests. We look forward to all they will accomplish during their time here … Read more

UNC Music at the Society for American Music Annual Conference

July 16, 2020

The Society for American Music annual conference is happening now, July 16-18, and we have three of our current musicology faculty and students presenting research throughout the weekend. There are also numerous alumni presenting, as well as incoming graduate student … Read more

Graduate Student News, 2019-2020

July 2, 2020

As we continue to transition from one academic year to the next, we’d like to take a moment to celebrate the accomplishments of our graduate students and alumni! This year saw two of our Ph.D. candidates matriculate and two more … Read more

Garcia begins tenure eager and cautious

July 1, 2020

by Audrey Ladele “The music department provides an entirely unique and substantive perspective into all sorts of issues that have shaped people’s lives and cultures.” -Professor David Garcia As the UNC Department of Music prepares for the upcoming semester, we … Read more

Get to Know Your Music Staff: Cat Zachary, Communications Coordinator

June 24, 2020

For the final installment in our staff features, we’re introducing you to Cat Zachary, our communications coordinator! She manages the department’s website, social media platforms, handles marketing/publicity needs, creates programs and posters for department events, and manages the new First … Read more

Letter from David Garcia and Allen Anderson

June 4, 2020

Dear Department of Music students, faculty, and staff, We write to you today to express our deep concern over the recent murders of Black Americans at the hands of police and vigilantes including Breonna Taylor, Ahmaud Arbery, and George Floyd. … Read more