NAfME Chapter Recognized as Collegiate Chapter of Excellence

Congratulations to the University of Illinois Collegiate NAfME Chapter for receiving the 2020 NAfME Collegiate Chapter of Excellence Recognition in the recruitment techniques category!

Brendon Culloton

Music Education Student Receives NAfME Award

Congratulations to senior music education student (Technology concentration), Brendon Culloton, for receiving the 2020 Professional Achievement Award from the National Association for Music Education collegiate division!

Jupiter Quartet Releases Metamorphosis

The new album from the Jupiter Quartet features Beethoven’s monumental Op. 131 and Ligeti’s stunning String Quartet No. 1, “Métamorphoses nocturnes."


Dongryul Lee

Dongryul Lee Appointed to University of Chicago's Center for Contemporary Composition.

Dongryul Lee will serve as the 2020-21 Postdoctoral Researcher for the University of Chicago's Center for Contemporary Composition. Lee will develop new works to be premiered by the Grossman Ensemble and other guest artists during the upcoming season.

School of Music Convocation

Join us for our "virtual" School of Music Convocation on YouTube.

Full School of Music Convocation details available on the Convocation page

A Message from the University of Illinois School of Music


Encouragement and Community through Music: A Message from the Faculty, Staff, and Administration at the University of Illinois School of Music

Alone Together - Larry Gray and Jim Pugh

Encouragement and Community through Music

Alone Together, by Arthur Schwartz
Professors Jim Pugh, trombone, Larry Gray, double bass

Illinois Gamelan Ensemble - Maguru Maya: Online Classroom Showcase

The University of Illinois Gamelan Ensemble is designed to study the nature of Balinese gamelan music.

Dialogue by GARWOOD WHALEY - Professors William Moersch and Ricardo Flores

Encouragement and Community through Music

Professors William Moersch and Ricardo Flores perform the piece Dialogue (1970) by Garwood Whaley.

An Excerpt from the November 11, 2019 faculty recital in the Great Hall at the Krannert Center for the Performing Arts.

"Illinois" - UI Women's Glee Club & UI Varsity Men's Glee Club

"Illinois" the state song of Illinois

Featuring members of the Women's Glee Club and Varsity Men's Glee Club. 

WGC is directed by Prof. Andrea Solya and VMGC is under the direction of Prof. Barrington Coleman.