The department is housed in the Green Music Center and Joan and Sanford I. Weill Hall.
Once you have applied to the university you can schedule an Audition to become a Music Major on one of the Department of Music Audition Days.
- November 9, 2013
- January 18, 2014
- March 29, 2014
- April 12, 2014
Close to San Francisco and the Pacific Ocean, SSU’s NASM-accredited music program is housed in the 105,435-square-foot Green Music Center.
SSU offers generous scholarships and performance opportunities in instrumental, choral, jazz, and music theatre. Students are automatially considered for a music scholarship when they audition.
Sonoma State has been named one of the most beautiful college campuses in the country by Thebestcolleges.org. Ranking number 34 out of 50, SSU outranked prestigious universities as the University of San Diego and UC Santa Cruz in terms of campus setting.
One of the most requested campuses in the CSU system and regularly named a “Best Regional University” by U.S. News & World Report. SSU has also been named one of the “most wired” campuses in the nation by Forbes magazine. It is the only California university invited to be a member of the Council of Public Liberal Arts Colleges, the prestigious group of 25 universities and colleges across the nation committed to providing superior liberal arts and sciences education to their students.
Symphonic Chorus - Mozart's Requiem Nov. 24
Mozart’s Requiem to Highlight All-Viennese Program
Two university ensembles will share the billing on November 24 to play an all-Viennese program of works by Beethoven, Schubert, Hummel, Krenek and Mozart. After selections for Chamber Wind Ensemble conducted by Andy Collinsworth, the Symphonic Chorus will sing W.A. Mozart’s Requiem K. 626 with soloists and a professional orchestra under the direction of Jenny Bent. Full story here.
Tickets are $10-$15, parking included. Tickets are available online and at the door. For information call (707) 664-2324.
Weill Hall at the Green Music Center is located near the intersection of Rohnert Park Expressway and Petaluma Hill Road. Enter campus from Rohnert Park Expressway and park in Lot O.
Trio Navarro founding pianist Marilyn Thompson
Concert Season is in Full Swing
For the Jazz Forum schedule, click here.
Visit the Department of Music performance page for a complete list of events, from classical vocal and instrumental, jazz and musical theatre, to student-composers and rock bands.
Most events are free! Parking for all concerts in Weill Hall is free.
To purchase tickets, click here.
Free Events on Tap
When we in the music department say, "Everybody performs," we aren't kidding. Click here to see what's coming down the pike.
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Single ticket prices are $15 general; $12 faculty, alumni and staff; $10 seniors and non-SSU students. All events are free to SSU students with ID.