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Virtual Triton Day

Calling all newly admitted students! Congratulations and welcome to the Department of Music! Join us all at UC San Diego starting April 4 for a month-long Virtual Triton Day experience. Learn about our academics, unique college system, student organizations, research and more. Check out this video to explore what the Department of Music is all about!

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Undergraduate Course Information

Music Majors can choose a course track with an emphasis in Composition, Performance, Jazz, Technology and Literature. Non-majors can take courses if they satisfy prerequisites, and audition for ensembles.

Course Information for 2019/2020

In the News

Anthony Davis

May 4, 2020

UC San Diego Distinguished Professor of Music Anthony Davis wins Pulitzer Prize for fiery opera ‘The Central Park Five’

Picture of Instruments

April 24, 2020

Bandcamp to Waive their Share of Revenue the First Friday of Every Month from May - July in Support of Artists

Takae Ohnishi

March 22, 2020

Spring arts | Classical music: Takae Ohnishi’s ‘warmth always brings out the best in people’

Concert & Events Calendar

View upcoming Department of Music concerts and events

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