Spradlings Receive Dohnányi, Opperman Awards

The College of Music is announces recipients of the Ernst von Dohnányi Citation of Excellence and the Ella Scoble Opperman Citation for Distinguished Achievement. The awards were presented to alums Robert and Diana Spradling by College of Music Dean Patricia Flowers on Thursday, October 24, 2013.

Ligeti Festival

College of Music to Host 2013 Ligeti Festival & Symposium

From Basie to Barnhart

FSU Assistant Professor of Jazz Trumpet and Jazz Studies Scotty Barnhart has been named Director of the legendary Count Basie Orchestra.

College Welcomes Five New Faculty

As the fall semester begins, the College of Music is proud to announce the addition of five new faculty members to the Clarinet, Musicology, Organ, and Voice areas.

The Modern Jazz Generation

Marcus Roberts and The Modern Jazz Generation present original compositions from "Romance, Swing, and the Blues" during a free concert in Ruby Diamond Concert Hall on Thursday, August 29, 2013.

New Faces at the College of Music

College welcomes new Director of Development, Interim-Director of Community Engagement, Director of Fiscal Offices

Bruce Holzman Inducted into Guitar Foundation of America Hall of Fame

Bruce Holzman, Professor and Director of Guitar studies at Florida State University since 1972, received the GFA’s Artistic Achievement award during a ceremony on Sunday, June 30, 2013 as part of the Guitar Foundation of America’s 40th International Convention and Competition in Louisville, Kentucky.

Emerging Composers Featured in College's 16th Festival of New Music

The Florida State University College of Music recently celebrated its 16th biennial Festival of New Music, featuring guest composer Zhou Long, winner of the 2011 Pulitzer prize for music.

College of Music Welcomes Dr. Patricia J. Flowers as New Dean

The College of Music welcomes alumna Dr. Patricia J. Flowers as the next dean of the Florida State College of Music.

Entrepreneurship on the Rise at the College of Music

David Cutler, Director of Music Entrepreneurship at the University of South Carolina, Columbia, spoke with College of Music during his October 5 and 6th residency on campus. Rachel Roberts, who directs the Music Entrepreneurship program at the New England Conservatory of Music, will be the next speaker on the topic of music entrepreneurship.