Upcoming MPA Events
September 21Sep 21
4:00pm to 5:30pm
Vocal students in the Music and Performing Arts Department will perform selections from a wide range of genres and artists.
October 5Oct 5
5:00pm to 7:00pm
Christopher Williams presents Tactile Paths: An Introduction to Notation for Improvisers discussing some of the dynamics, potentials, and problems that music at the interface of notation and improvisation shares. More info: www.tactilepaths.net
October 19Oct 19
12:00pm to 1:50pm
Drum machine pioneer Roger Linn, designer of the LM-1, MP60, LinnDrum, and LinnStrument, returns to CSUMB to discuss his past and current work. http://www.rogerlinndesign.com This event is sponsored in part by the CSU Entertainment Alliance.
The Department of Music & Performing Arts offers a four-year B.A. in Music with concentrations in Recording Technology and Contemporary Music. The department features a balanced curriculum that emphasizes composition, performance, critical analysis, and music technology skills.
Students seeking a Bachelors of Arts degree in music can look forward to a variety of learning experiences including opportunities for interdisciplinary collaboration. At the core of our collaborations are applied music and new technologies working together to enhance individual creativity. The Department brings composers, performers, and music technologists together to create new musical experiences.