About the Program

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Students gain advanced knowledge of composition/theory; musicology in all historical periods; bibliographic skills; ethnomusicology; music of the Americas; conducting; and performance necessary for teaching and creating music.

Degree Type
Departmentally-Based Graduate Program
Degrees Offered
M.A. Plan I
M.A. Plan II
Ph.D. Plan B
Lead Dean

College of Letters and Science

Admissions and Fellowship Information

Admission Deadlines
General: Jan 5, 2023
Space Available: Feb 15, 2023
Internal Fellowship Deadlines
Prospective Student Fellowship: Jan 5, 2023
Continuing Student Fellowship: Jan 15, 2023

Program Contact Information

Primary Program Contacts

Graduate Program Coordinator

Program Coordinator
Marian Bilheimer
(530) 754-6973 |

Graduate Program Chair

Department Chair
Laurie San Martin
(530) 752-4492 |

Graduate Program Chair
Henry Spiller
(530) 752-2603 |

Additional Contacts

Program Contacts

Advisor: General
Kurt Rohde
(530) 752-3443 |

Advisor: Admissions and Primary Contact
Henry Spiller
(530) 752-2603 |

Graduate Studies Contacts

Internal Fellowship Analyst
Heidi West
(530) 754-9473 |

External Fellowship Analyst
Yvette Garcia