Upcoming Lecture: ‘Experiencing Musical Vitality in Film’

Dr. Mark Durrand (University of Akron) visits BSOM to give a talk about his work exploring music and sound in film. Friday 4/27, 3:30pm @ MRH 2.610.  This event is free and open to the public. Mark Durrand completed his

Composer Kristofer Maddigan visits BSOM

The Center for American Music was proud to sponsor a visit this week by innovative composer Kristofer Maddigan. He delivered a fascinating informal talk with students at Belmont Hall. Thanks to Professor Charles Carson for organizing and hosting this event.

UT Composer Akshaya Tucker – Masters Recital 3/21/18

An evening of new music with guest Hindustani vocalist Saili Oak, showcasing large and small chamber works and exploring Indian Classical music in collaboration with Western ensembles.  All new works by Akshaya Tucker. Wednesday 3/21/18 7:30pm @ Bates Recital Hall

Dr. Robin Moore On His New Book, “Fernando Ortiz on Music: Selected Writing on Afro-Cuban Culture”

            Dr. Robin Moore, Professor of Ethnomusicology (University of Texas), took some time out of his busy schedule to talk with us about his newly published work, “Fernando Ortiz On Music: Selected Writing on Afro-Cuban

UT Jazz Orchestra Concert – Friday 2/24

Exciting concert of new American music coming up this Friday 7:30pm at Bates Recital Hall.  The highly acclaimed University of Texas Jazz Orchestra will perform six composition premiers by UT faculty and student composers including the Center for American Music’s

New Publication by Dr. Robin Moore: “Fernando Ortiz on Music: Selected Writing on Afro-Cuban Culture”

Congratulations to Dr. Robin Moore on his new book, “Fernando Ortiz on Music: Selected Writing on Afro-Cuban Culture”, published by Temple University Press. “Informed by Moore’s deep knowledge of Afro-Cuban music and culture, this anthology makes the work of legendary anthropologist

New Graduate Course Offering: Music of Latin America (MUS 380)

We’re excited to announce a new graduate course for the spring 2018 semester:  MUS 380 – Music of Latin America.  This course will be directed by Professor of Ethnomusicology Dr. Robin Moore.

Lecture-Recital with Dr. Hanna Hurwitz, violin

Self Determination Theory for Performance Outcomes:  How Quality of Motivation Affects Performing Artists Monday 12/11, 1:30-3pm @ Recital Studio MRH 2.608 (Butler School of Music) CAM is excited to present a fascinating lecture-recital with visiting artist Dr. Hanna Hurwitz (University

Visiting Lecturer: Dr. Raymond Knapp

The Center for American Music is proud to sponsor a talk by visiting scholar Dr. Raymond Knapp (UCLA), hosted by Dr. Hanna Lewis: “Falsettos in the Shadow of Fiddler on the Roof: Reconsidering Jewish Identity on Broadway in the New

Postdoctoral Fellowship in American Music

The Center for American Music, located in the Sarah and Ernest Butler School of Music at the University of Texas at Austin, seeks candidates for a two-year post-doctoral fellowship for the academic years 2018-2020. The successful candidate will teach two