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

Music and Friendship in 18th-Century Philadelphia

Music in the Pavilion Series
Nov 30, 2023 at - | Van Pelt-Dietrich Library Center - Class of 1978 Orrery Pavilion, Kislak Center, 6th floor, 3420 Walnut Street Philadelphia, PA 19104

In this program, the Raritan Players, led by Rebecca Cypess, explore music in private circles in 18th-century Philadelphia--especially in the salon of Elizabeth Graeme Fergusson, hostess of the first literary salon in America.

Penn Chamber

Winter Concert
Dec 1, 2023 at - | Fisher-Bennett Hall - Rose Recital Hall, Room 419, 4th Floor, 3340 Walnut Street Philadelphia, PA 19104

This concert is free and open to the public.

Penn Flutes "Vintage Holiday"

Dec 2, 2023 at - | Penn Museum, 3260 South St Philadelphia, PA 19104

Join Penn Flutes as they present "Vintage Holiday."