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Music at New Paltz

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.

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In the Spotlight

Music faculty and students offer yearlong journey into Stockhausen’s Tierkreis

Music Department’s Dr. Alex Peh collaborates with students and faculty to perform Stockhausen's Tierkreis, a set of twelve miniatures titled after the zodiac signs of horoscopic astrology…

Upcoming Events

Audition for the Music Program:

Contact Lee Degnan, Department Secretary, for audition requests and any questions regarding the rolling admissions for the Graduate Program at (845) 257-2700/via email: degnanl@newpaltz.edu.

CLICK HERE to apply for an audition.

(Requires application to the college submitted first to request an audition.)


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