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Welcome to the UC San Diego Department of Music!

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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 2020/2021

In the News

Shlomo Dubnov

June 2021

UC San Diego Music Professor Shlomo Dubnov develops a New Machine Learning Tool that Enhances Non-verbal Communication in Online Classrooms

king britt

June 2021

UC San Diego Music Assistant Teaching Professor King Britt announced to serve on the Curatorial Council for Carnegie Hall's Afrofuturism festival

Stephanie Richards and Anthony Braxton

June 2021

Trumpeter and UC San Diego Music Associate Professor Stephanie Richards featured on a New Record by the Legendary Anthony Braxton

Concert & Events Calendar

View upcoming Department of Music concerts and events

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