Welcome to the SUNY New Paltz Department of Music Web site. We are a fully accredited member of the National Association of Schools of Music and the American Music Therapy Association. Please take a look at the information regarding our various programs and meet our faculty.
A part of the School of Fine & Performing Arts, the Department of Music has a large variety of liberal arts and professional courses to offer major and non-majors alike. Course descriptions can be found in the undergraduate catalog or the academics section of this Web site.
We have a full range of performing ensembles for students, including College-Youth Symphony, Symphonic Band, College-Community Chorale, Concert Choir, Chamber Singers, Collegium Musicum, and Chamber Jazz ensembles.
The department offers an extensive series of on-campus concerts involving faculty members, guest performers, students, and student ensembles.
Ensembles are open to non-majors as well as majors (acceptance in some ensembles require an audition.)
For program information, contact:
Department of Music
SUNY New Paltz
1 Hawk Drive
New Paltz, NY 12561
PianoSummer is an international summer institute and festival dedicated solely to piano music featuring an integrated approach to learning and performance under the artistic direction of master pianist and teacher Vladimir Feltsman.