UCSC Chamber Singers perform Juan Vasquez's "¿Con qué la lavaré?”.
Works & Ideas
The UCSC Music Department offers an extraordinary program of western and world musics, with theoretical rigor and a wealth of performing opportunities. Students can join any of 19 ensembles and apply for a wide variety of scholarships. Listen to performances, hear current student stories, learn more about our faculty, and apply to our program!
News and Events
Thursday, April 4, 2019 - 12:30pmMusic Center Recital Hall
Friday, April 5, 2019 - 5:00pm to Friday, April 26, 2019 - 5:00pmRecital Hall, Music Center (UCSC)
Friday, April 12, 2019 - 12:30pmRecital Hall, Music Center (UCSC)
What initally drew you to the Music Department at UC Santa Cruz?
I entered UCSC in an ENVS track, but then became a music major shortly after signing up for Music 15 as a General Education Course. Having never learned musical notation, I was fascinated by the logical frameworks behind harmony. I was then told that Music 30 was "the next step" following Music 15 and showed up on the first day unaware that I had to learn a... [more]