We offer undergraduates the opportunity to major or minor in music, affording students across the university access to first-rate faculty and providing performance opportunities in a wide range of ensembles. Our graduate programs in composition, musicology, ethnomusicology, and music theory have produced leading scholars and award-winning artists.

Upcoming Performances

Collegium Musicum: Music of Spain and Mexican Baroque

Apr 19, 2020 at - | St. Mary’s Church, Hamilton Village, 3916 Locust Walk

For their spring concert, Collegium Musicum continues to incorporate the Music Department Theme of the year: Migrations by focusing on the music of Spain and Mexican Baroque.

Music in the Stacks: Penn Chamber

Apr 23, 2020 at - | Van Pelt-Dietrich Library Center

In a collaboration with the Penn Music Department, the concert series "Music in the Stacks" will feature students from the Penn Chamber performing in the Van Pelt Library. Please return soon for more details about the…

Penn Arab Music Ensemble

Apr 23, 2020 at - | Philadelphia Episcopal Cathedral, 23 S. 38th Street

The Department of Music is pleased to present the Penn Arab Music Ensemble under the direction of Hanna Khuri and percussion director Hafez Kotain.   PROGRAM