Tribute to Tony CollinsApril 2, 2021
Watch this trombone choir perform a touching tribute in honor of the late Tony Collins and read some of the things, others have had to say about the passing of a great teacher, performer, and...
Project Pauline PremiersMarch 25, 2021
Last night, Wednesday March 24, Project Pauline premiered its first ever video podcast episode on our website.
Project Pauline is an exploration of the...
José Soto, Class of 2018March 11, 2021
Watch José's interview or read what he has to say below about his time at Sonoma State and his new career in working with young students to learn mariachi.
Sonoma State Star covers Department of Music at CASMECMarch 9, 2021
Passing of Beloved Music FacultyMarch 8, 2021
Recently, we lost a great musician, faculty member, and friend, Anthony Collins.
Tony, as he was better known, taught trombone, euphonium, and Tuba in the department and was beloved by his...
Women centered events to look forward to on International Women's DayMarch 8, 2021
Today and everyday we want to lift up those talented women in music who are bringing excellence to the stage (in person and virtual) and who continue to help shape music across the world and...
SSU Music Education Program Represents at Virtual CASMECFebruary 26, 2021
February has been a very busy month for the Music Education Program! Dr. Kim Mieder, along with some music education students, were presenters for several clinics and exhibits at the recent ...
Grammy-winner, Eric Whitacre, virtually visits Sonoma State studentsFebruary 22, 2021
The Department of Music at Sonoma State University welcomed Eric Whitacre to an open Zoom discussion moderated by Director of Choral Activities at SSU, Dr. Jenny Bent.
Sonoma State University music students present at 2021 CASMEC Virtual ConferenceFebruary 15, 2021
"This presentation will highlight the importance of hands-on learning opportunities and community outreach within NAfME chapter meetings, to further advance skills learned in our courses. The...