• Alexander Kahn
    Rhoslyn Jones, Orchestra to Perform "Knoxville, Summer of 1915"
    April 8, 2016

    Acclaimed lyric soprano Rhoslyn Jones will sing Samuel Barber’s Knoxville: Summer of 1915 with the Sonoma State University Symphony Orchestra on May 1 at 7:30 pm in Weill Hall. The...

  • First annual concerto competition
    Orchestra Holds First Concerto Competition
    March 30, 2016

    Two Sonoma State University wind players have taken top prizes in the first annual SSU Concerto Competition, according to Director of Orchestral Activities Alexander Kahn. They are: Zachary Hall,...

  • Dave Len Scott and TRUMPETSUPERGROUP recording session
    Trumpet Recital Features Dave Len Scott
    February 10, 2016

    Sonoma State University trumpet instructor Dave Len Scott dons his most comfortable shoes when he plays John Coltrane's iconic "Giant Steps" with pianist Ken Cook in Schroeder Hall at Sonoma State...

  • Michael Blake
    Spring Guest Artists Include Alberto Faya, Michael Blake
    January 22, 2016

    Upcoming music department events for spring include a joint concert with SSU jazz ensembles and acclaimed saxophonist Michael Blake, Cuban vocalist and bandleader Alberto Faya, and a production of...

  • MANHATTAN TRIO: Sæunn Thorsteinsdottir, cello; Milana Strezeva, piano; Wayne Lee, violin
    Fall 2015 Concert Highlights
    September 21, 2015

    An inaugural orchestra concert, a Jewish Music series and a Halloween organ recital are among the special events coming up at the Department of Music's fall season, which includes 26 concerts in ...

  • Lee Konitz
    Music Department Grows With The Green Music Center
    September 12, 2014

    Sonoma State University’s Department of Music at the Green Music Center welcomes the community to its fall season of more than 30 performances in the flagship Weill Hall and newly opened Schroeder...

  • Schroeder Hall Opening Weekend. Tony Collins, trombone
    Schroeder Hall Opens on August 23
    July 6, 2014

    The public is invited to a new kind of musical experience at Sonoma State University when the doors of Schroeder Hall at the Green Music Center open to the public on August 23. Complementing the...

  • Nicole Yarling
    Spring Season Headliners Include Nicole Yarling, Trumpet Supergroup
    January 23, 2014

    Department of Music 

    Weill Hall Subscription Series

    Ticketed concerts in Weill Hall include twelve faculty,...

  • Trio Ariadne
    Trio Ariadne to Debut
    September 26, 2013

    The Trio Ariadne will give their debut performance as Artists in Residence at Sonoma State University’s Weill Hall at 7:30 p.m. on Oct. 11, 2013, in a free concert of music by Beethoven, Muczynski...

  • Band concert in Belgorod, Russia
    International Jazz Improv Contest Winners Named
    June 26, 2013

     The language of jazz has no boundaries, if you ask the nineteen students who entered the first international Jazz Improvisation Competition held jointly between Sonoma State and Belgorod (Russia...