• Concerto Competition winner Brynn Dally, cellist
    Concerto Competition Winners Announced
    April 16, 2018

    Three student winners are among the eight who vied for the chance to perform with the SSU Symphony Orchestra at the third annual Concerto Competition which took place on April 11 ...

  • USAF Commanders from Travis Air Force Base
    All Systems Go For USAF Commanders
    April 12, 2018

    The 18-member Commanders Jazz Ensemble from the United States Air Force Band of the Golden West will headline a concert of Big Band music at Sonoma State’s Weill Hall Friday, May...

  • Charles Ives (1874-1954)
    The Music of Charles Ives
    February 6, 2018

    Members of the Sonoma State University faculty and selected students will perform music by American composer Charles Ives in Schroeder Hall on March 2 at 7:30 p.m. The program, curated by Sonoma...

  • SSU production of "You're A Good Man, Charlie Brown"
    Spring '18 Highlights: Navy Band, Charlie Brown Musical
    January 23, 2018

    Tickets are on sale for Sonoma State University’s Department of Music spring 2018 season that consists of more than 30 student, faculty and visiting artist performances at the Green Music Center,...

  • Kugelplex
    Third Annual Jewish Music Series Begins on Aug 30
    August 29, 2017

    The third annual Jewish Music Series from August 31–November 30 leans toward the spiritual, with a dash of klezmer and avant-garde. Presented by the Department of Music and the Jewish Studies...

  • SSU Symphony Orchestra
    SSU Symphony Orchestra Announces 17-18 Season
    May 3, 2017

    Alexander Kahn, conductor of the Sonoma State University Symphony Orchestra, announces the orchestra’s 2017-18 concert season.  Now in its third year, the orchestra will play four concerts in...

  • Zachary Gordin
    Baritone Zachary Gordin in Recital
    April 13, 2017

    Known primarily for their work on opera and concert stages across the US and abroad, acclaimed baritone Zachary Gordin and pianist/conductor Bryan Nies join forces on April 27, 2017 to present an...

  • The Navarro Trio are Sonoma State's Chamber Artists-in-Residence
    Navarro Trio Wraps Up Its 25th Season
    April 6, 2017

    The Navarro Trio closes its 25th season as resident chamber music artists at Sonoma State with works by Beethoven, Taneyev and Dvořák on April 23 at 2 p.m. in Schroeder Hall. Joining Navarro’s co-...

  • SSU alumni in the band, Muse
    They're Getting The Band(s) Back Together
    March 27, 2017

    A group of former Sonoma State University music students is getting the band(s) back together for the first annual Alumni Recital on April 15 at 2 pm in Schroeder Hall. Proceeds from the concert...

  • Two Winners Named in 2nd Annual Concerto Competition
    March 24, 2017

    Six Sonoma State Music majors competed in the second annual Symphony Orchestra Concerto Competition on March 23. Orchestra conductor and head judge Alexander Kahn has announced that Jamelia Brown...