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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

Chinary Ung, Anthony Davis, Lei Liang

May 2021

American Academy of Arts and Letters to host virtual 2021 Ceremonial recognizing 2020 and 2021 honorees, including UC San Diego Music faculty Chinary Ung, Anthony Davis, and Lei Liang

Vita Muccia

May 2021

UC San Diego Music undergraduate student Vita Muccia presents in the 34th annual Undergraduate Research Conference in representation of the Arts & Humanities

Stephen de Filippo and Celeste Oram

May 2021

UC San Diego graduate students Celeste Oram and Stephen de Filippo receives the Australian Music Centre’s Art Music Funds grant

Concert & Events Calendar

View upcoming Department of Music concerts and events

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