Department of Music Concert and Event Listing

All Spring 2020 Department of Music events and concerts have been cancelled/postponed in accordance with Gov. Gavin Newsom’s stay-at-home executive order issued March 19, 2020.  All events must be postponed or cancelled until further notice due to the potential transmission of Coronavirus.

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Celebrate the Arts Festival, Virtual

Monday, September 28th, 2020 1:00 pm

Zoom, Registration Required


Join us for a Zoom webinar to learn all about arts on campus. Watch info videos from campus arts departments and student orgs, ask questions to representatives from each of the arts organizations, and play a friendly game of Kahoot to win prizes.

Participating organizations include: ArtPower at UC San Diego, Ballet Folklorico La Joya de Mexico, UC San Diego Music, UC San Diego Theatre & Dance, UC San Diego Visual Arts, UC San Diego Division of Arts & Humanities, Stuart Collection, UC San Diego Extension: Arts, Humanities, & Languages, KOTX, La Jolla Playhouse, UCSD Zor, and more!



INTRODUCTION by Molly Clark, Artistic Director, ArtPower

INFO SESSION by campus departments and student orgs

LIVE Q&A with representatives from each department

GAME TIME! Top 3 players will win Amazon Gift Cards


Register for the webinar here:

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Fall Welcome Concert, Virtual

Monday, September 28th, 2020 5:00 pm



The UC San Diego Department of Music would like to welcome the community back to a BIG NEW YEAR with our first graduate student concert, WELCOME BACK TO GRAD SCHOOL!!!! Presenting recent works by graduate students, this concert will stream on the UC San Diego Music YouTube channel on Monday, September 28th, at 5pm PDT. 

Stream will be posted on the UC San Diego Music YouTube channel:

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Most Department of Music events are general admission, FREE and open to the public.  Ticketed performances are listed below and available for sale online or via the Music Box Office: (858) 534-3448. 

Purchase Tickets online for Department of Music Events

Maps: to the Conrad Prebys Music Center pdf / Google Maps Link

1. If you require special assistance or adaptive services, I.e. audio description, captioning/sign language interpreting, listening devices, and or locating the accessible entrances/exits, please notify David Espiritu ( immediately so we can arrange for the services to be in place. 
2. The UC San Diego campus is an Aira Access Location. To read more about the Aira service, please visit

PLEASE NOTE: NO LATE SEATING.  Guests arriving late may be turned away or will be asked to enter between pieces.

In an effort to conserve resources and reduce paper waste, we post our event programs as electronic documents on this page (see listings, below). If you are not at a computer, you can easily access this page by scanning the QR code at right (for iPhones we recommend using the built-in camera app). Programs for past events dating back to October 2008 are available in our events archive with links below.

PLEASE NOTE: As an experimental and new music department, much of our music is very intimate and quiet, for this reason, we request that students preparing concert reports refrain from writing or rustling papers during events.  We also respect the artistry of our musicians and adhere to a strict policy of NO LATE SEATING.  Guests arriving late may be turned away or will be asked to enter between pieces.

Please Note: The Department of Music does not take responsibility for the content of external websites, Facebook pages, and other outside UCSD.

Copies of events performed by the faculty and students of UCSD Music Department are available for educational use only by the performers, composers and faculty involved in the event pursuit to all applicable copyright laws. View our Dubbing Policy for more information.

View events only for these locations:

 Conrad Prebys Concert Hall | Recital Hall | Experimental Theater | Mandeville Auditorium

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