School of Music News
The School of Music offers excellent undergraduate and graduate degree programs for students pursuing careers in composition, conducting, jazz studies, music education, and performance. More than 400 music majors study under the guidance of dedicated artist/performers, master teachers, and respected international scholars.
Current Music News
The concert concludes a two-year series of concerts celebrating the 250th anniversary of Beethoven's birth and the lasting influence of his works.
"Looking Up" recognizes the tireless efforts of dedicated students through a challenging school year by featuring student compositions and arrangements.
This is the world premiere of "Children of Fatima," composed by music professor Anthony LaBounty.
The concert kicks-off a series of student performances that are both in-person and live-streamed from Artemus W. Ham Concert Hall.
The UNLV Symphony Orchestra is conducted by Taras Krysa.
Nick Tipping earns Best Jazz Artist for his work with his band, The Jac.
Music In The News
Human Nature had for the first time performed as a three-man unit in Las Vegas, the highlighted entertainment at the KMA Power of Love VIP event at Wally’s Wine & Spirits’ speakeasy at Resorts World.
While the pandemic has impacted so many physical aftereffects, mental health has become a top priority in society, and musical therapy is becoming more popular to treat stress and anxiety.
The pandemic has affected so many and now mental health has become a top priority, so musical therapy is now becoming more popular to treat stress and anxiety.
Looking Up, a 2021 Vegas Records CD release, celebrates student achievements of our 2020-2021 UNLV School of Music, Division of Jazz and Commercial Music.
Aspiring professional clarinetist promotes peace and understanding through performing music from Iran, Afghanistan, and Tajikistan.
A review of the latest two-disc release from the program's premier big band and eight smaller, varied jazz combos.