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The Department of Music sponsors more than a hundred concerts on campus each year, given by faculty members, students, departmental ensembles, and distinguished visiting artists. All are open to the public and most are free, unless ticketing information is given.  To subscribe to the e-mail reminder list, send an e-mail to,  no subject line, with body text:  join musica-L “your name”, where your name is your first name followed by your last name (include the quotation marks).

The listings below also include the Cornell Concert Series, which brings artists of international stature to campus; admission is charged for all of these events. The Cornell Concert Commission hosts large-scale pop and rock acts, and many additional student-organized musical events take place on campus; for information, check with the Willard Straight Hall Ticket Office at 255-3430 (Mon-Fri).

Saturday, May 27
   8:00 pm
Bailey Hall

Cornell University Chorus and Glee Club; Stephen Spinelli, conductor:  Commencement Concert:  Cornell’s internationally renowned choirs present musical highlights from the past year, featuring music from many countries and sending off the seniors with the beloved Cornell Songs.  Tickets may be purchased at Admission is $12/advance adult; $15/adult at the door; $5/students

Friday, June 9
   9:15 pm
Bailey Hall

Cornell University Chorus and Glee Club and their alumni; Robert Isaacs, conductor, present the Reunion 2017 concert.  Alumni from every generation combine with current undergraduates to sing favorites old and new, concluding with the beloved Cornell Songs.  Admission:  $15, available at and at the door.