Audition for University Singers Spring 2021

University Singers is the premier vocal ensemble of the UA School of Music. This advanced choir consists of music majors as well as talented choral enthusiasts from other academic disciplines across the University of Alabama. University Singers performs a wide variety of repertoire, including significant contemporary works, spirituals, world musics, and masterworks of the historic […]

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Audition for University Singers Spring 2021

University Singers is the premier vocal ensemble of the UA School of Music. This advanced choir consists of music majors as well as talented choral enthusiasts from other academic disciplines across the University of Alabama. University Singers performs a wide variety of repertoire, including significant contemporary works, spirituals, world musics, and masterworks of the historic […]

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Percussion Studio GTA Position Opening for Fall 2021

The University of Alabama Percussion Studio has a graduate teaching assistantship opening for a full-time student pursuing a Master of Music or Doctoral of Musical Arts degree in Percussion Performance, beginning in Fall 2021.  Position Description Half tuition waiver with yearly stipend of $6,862.50 (additional funds towards tuition are available based on experience) Assist in […]

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2020 Huxford Symphony Concerto-Aria Competition Results

Congratulations to our 1st Prize winners, Timothy Berry and Matt Meadows, who will perform as soloists with the Huxford Symphony at a future date to be announced. Undergraduate Division 1st Prize- Timothy Berry, Piano (Chance)                Listz- Piano Concerto No. 1 in E-flat Major 2nd Prize- Sean Brown, Violin (Grégoire)                  Wieniawski- Faust Fantasy, Op. 20 3rd Prize- Erin McAfee, Flute […]

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Register for Virtual Voice Day 2021

Join the Alabama voice and choral faculty on Saturday, January 16 for a day of exploration and discovery. The online event will include information sessions for students, master classes, sample voice lessons, and brief introductions to the things music majors study. The day will also include pre-recorded performances by students and faculty, and a special […]

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Salvation is Created – In Memory of Jim Duren

The University of Alabama School of Music mourns the loss of one of our most revered graduates, Jim Duren, class of 1973. In celebration of his life, please enjoy this tribute from the UA Trombone Studio. The Oak Mountain High School Band Facebook account shared this about him. “Mr. Duren was the founding band director […]

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Ensembles Update + Protocols

As promised at the beginning of the semester, we have continued to monitor our overall situation very carefully relative to what experiences we can safely offer and allow. Every decision made by our School of Music (faculty and administration collectively) has been and will be made with our student’s best interests in sharp focus. Our […]

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Select Ensembles to Begin In-Person Rehearsals

Based on the news Friday afternoon from the systems office showing that Covid-19 cases on campus are down to 221 with a positivity rate in Sentinel testing below 1%, we are taking some cautious and careful steps forward relative to small and select ensemble rehearsals beginning this week. At this time, this will be limited […]

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