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High school students take the field with the marching band at halftime.
October 15, 2018

Band Day draws record-breaking 500-plus high school students

The music department hosted its largest-ever high school Band Day on Sept. 8, with more than 500 high school students in attendance. Participants spent a day immersed in the experience of marching with a Division I collegiate band, including a morning rehearsal and lunch with the NC State Marching Band, tickets to the football game and a half-time performance on the field at Carter-Finley Stadium.

Photo credit: Areon Mobasher
September 18, 2017

Lara Downes Shares Perspective on American Music

At a special lecture on the morning of Monday, September 18, musical artist Lara Downes spoke to a room full of students about her journey through reconnecting to American Music, with a special focus on

March 20, 2017

Performing Artist Award Competition Coming Up!

Application deadline: April 1, 2017, 11:59 PM Audition date: April 12, 2015, 6:30 PM, Price Music Center, Room 110 The 2017 Arts NC State Performance Award auditions will be held as an open-to-public performance on

May 24, 2016

NC State Chorale Completes Successful Tour of Ireland

The North Carolina State University Chorale returned on May 16, 2014, from a successful concert tour of Ireland, including performances in Dublin, Galway, and Killarney.   Performing highlights of the trip included an afternoon concert

April 12, 2016

Kleiankina Named Outstanding Teacher Award Recipient

Dr. Olga Kleiankina has been named as a recipient of NC State’s Outstanding Teacher Award for the Division of Academic and Student Affairs. Selected by the Senior Class Council, Kleinakina receives a cash award and

April 4, 2016

Scholarship Results are In!

The Music Department is pleased to announce the 2016-17 Music Department Scholarships.  We would like to thank everyone who applied for a scholarship this year and express our pride in this remarkable group of students

March 31, 2016

Music Department Concert to Heavily Feature Guests

Concert season is heating up, and this semester will feature several guest artists. First up, Dr. John Wiles will be guest conducting on tomorrow’s Choral Concert. Dr. Wiles visits from University of Northern Iowa. Secondly,

March 17, 2016

Dr. Turner Wins Society For American Music Award

A hearty congratulations to faculty member Dr. Kristen Turner! Dr. Turner (pictured on the left) has been awarded the John and Roberta Graziano Fellowship. This award is intended to fund research she will conduct this