Ben Tyler Anderson '07, one of our former music students, is now a singer/songwriter and will be one of the featured guests at UAlbany's Alumni Association’s Great Danes Connect events. Ben will be performing his music on Facebook Live on Friday, June 26, 2020 at 7:00 p.m.
The Music Program’s ensembles perform on campus every semester. Our vocal groups include a large Chorale and the audition-based Chamber Singers. Instrumental ensembles include Orchestra, Jazz Band, Concert Band, and Percussion Ensemble. The Marching and Pep Bands play at athletic events. Non-majors and community members are welcome to participate.
Auditions for UAlbany Theatre productions occur three times a year.
See our Theatre Auditions and Production Policy page for additional information.
Faculty are internationally recognized for their compositions, performances, and scholarship. We emphasize issues relevant to music and society such as social media, rock, jazz, and transatlantic cultural exchange. Expertise includes recording practices, multimedia composition, film music, gender studies, world musics, and history of theory. See faculty bios for additional information on publications, recordings, and performances.