Graduate deadline extended to April 1, 2017
Programs
Winter 2017 Concert Series

Questions?

Undergraduate Advising
Zarah Ersoff
zarah@music.ucsb.edu
(805) 893-5672

Graduate Advising
Carly Yartz
cyartz@music.ucsb.edu
(805) 893-4603

UCSB Amplified

UCSB Amplified

Music takes center stage with UCSB Amplified, a new performance series featuring UC Santa Barbara students, faculty, staff and even alumni. Live-recorded mini-concerts showcase UCSB's exceptional and diverse music scene. To view the weekly concert releases and to sign up visit our Tumblr page.

Your all-access pass is waiting at ucsbamplified.tumblr.com.

UCSB Department of Music Events

Events

  • World Music Series
As part of the World Music Series, Santa Barbara-based Miguelito Leon brings his Grupo Maferefun to present a rousing performance of Afro-Cuba singing and drumming on Wednesday, January 25, 2017 at 12 p.m. in the UCSB Music Bowl. Admission is free! The World Music Series is co-presented by the Ethnomusicology Program in the UCSB Department of Music and the UCSB MultiCultural Center.
  1. January 25, 2017 - 12:00pm

News

Flutist Jill Heinke talks about the new Areon Flutes album, Thriveher time at UCSB, and what it takes to make it as a chamber musician in today's creative market. Photo by Charlie Homo.

It's on us!

The UCSB Department of Music proudly announces FREE ADMISSION to UCSB students for select events from our Concert Series. Present your UCSB student ID at the door, and gain access to events ranging from classical to world music.
 
The following events are FREE to UCSB students:
 
Percussion Ensemble Concert
ECM Concert 
University Wind Ensemble
Orchestra / Chamber Players Concert
Jazz Ensemble Concert
Music of India Concert 
 
 
UCSB students with ID do not need to purchase advance tickets, but please keep in mind that free seating is limited and preference will be given to ticket holders in the event of a sold-out show.

World Music Series

The Ethnomusicology Program in the Department of Music and the UCSB MultiCultural Center have teamed up to present weekly FREE concerts of some of the best world music performers on the Central Coast. Performances happen every Wednesday during the quarter at noon in the UCSB Music Bowl (located in the Music Building courtyard).

View a current listing of World Music Series events here.