Bassist Steven Chin ’21 rehearses in Lincoln Hall.
Fostering excellence in the study of music

Department of Music

The Department of Music at Cornell is dedicated to excellence in the study of music that reflects a concern for the constant interaction of scholarship, performance, and composition by faculty members and students alike. Opportunities  reflect the breadth of faculty expertise, across genre, region and time.

Music events

Apr 20
Saturday 03:00 PM
Apr 20
Saturday 07:00 PM

June Millington solo performance: CU Music

Klarman Hall Rhodes-Rawlings Auditorium
Apr 21
Sunday 03:00 PM
Apr 22
Monday 08:00 PM

Cornell Organists Unplugged: CU Music

Anabel Taylor Hall Chapel
Apr 23
Tuesday 07:00 PM
Apr 24
Wednesday 12:00 PM

An Archive of Touch by Joshua Biggs: CU Music

Schwartz Center for Performing Arts Flex Theater

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Student Spotlight: 2023 Seniors

Claire Duan and Hannah Robins are music students in the Class of 2023 who were profiled by the College of Arts & Sciences for their "Extraordinary Journeys" series. Click the links below to read profiles of Claire and Hannah, along with additional profiles of extraordinary music students from years past. Please also celebrate our complete list of Class of 2023 graduates.