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July 31, 2020

Fall 2020 Practice Rooms

UPDATE 9/8/2020: Added additional rooms (jazz practice rooms and recording labs); note change to required 48 hour lead time for reservations You must reserve your practice room or recording lab 48 hours in advance using

July 29, 2020

Fall 2020 Instrument Rentals

The Department of Music will be operating instrument rentals this year by appointment only in Price Music Center room 216. Beginning Friday, July 31, you may book a 10-minute appointment between 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. or 1:00-6:00

April 9, 2020

Finding Guam’s power sound

Meteorologist music alumni and twins Landon and Brandon Aydlett play the world’s grandest stages with the Guam Territorial Band. There’s something special about the bond between twins. For marching band alumni Landon and Brandon Aydlett,

April 8, 2020

The presidential playlist

Three Raleigh-based musicians with ties to NC State got the surprise of their lives when their song “Raleighwood Hills” made President Obama’s top music of 2019 list in December. There are moments in our lives

April 8, 2020

Innovation in the piano classroom

Olga Kleiankina and a development team at DELTA are reimagining the way introductory piano courses are taught for a new generation of students. As the Department of Music expands its program offerings that explore the

April 7, 2020

Bringing new music to life

Author’s note: This article was written and published in our spring 2020 issue of Wolf Tones prior to the decision to cancel on-campus events due to the coronavirus outbreak. To reduce confusion, we have removed

April 6, 2020

A passion for music and rocket science

Tuba performance minor John Inness revives the NC State Brass Quintet during his final year studying aerospace engineering before he takes off for NASA and the Brass Band of Huntsville, Alabama. When tuba performance minor