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Music Technology

Bachelor of Music
Music Technology

Receive a solid foundation in music, electronics, sound engineering, music production, electronic music, and the liberal arts as you study with industry leaders.


Bachelor of Music / Master of Music
Music Technology
Dual Degree

This dual degree allows you to jumpstart your career in sound engineering, film scoring, multimedia, and software development in just five years.


Master of Music
Music Technology

Pursue advanced studies and research in music production, electronic music, DSP, immersive sound, XR systems, acoustics, music cognition, and informatics.


Advanced Certificate
Tonmeister Studies

Train for a career as a Tonmeister, supervising technical and artistic personnel during the production of music, sound recordings, and live broadcasting.

Music Tech Tonmeister Studies

Doctor of Philosophy
Music Technology

Prepare for a career in university teaching, research and development, multimedia, and audio computation, at the evolving intersection of music and technology.


Online Studio Tours

Register for a virtual tour of our state-of-the-art Music Technology studios. All tours are "live" and followed by a Q&A session with Prof. Geluso (program director of Music Technology), Prof. Diaz-Cassou (Music Technology faculty), the studio manager, a program administrator, and a current Music Technology graduate student. Summer virtual tours take place from 10am-11:15am (EDT, UTC-4hrs) on their respective dates.

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Leila Adu-Gilmore Awarded the Charles Ives Fellowship

Leila Adu-Gilmore, NYU Assistant Professor of Music Technology, has been awarded the 2022 Charles Ives Fellowship.

Student Wins Gold in AES Competition

Xiaowei Luo has been awarded the Gold award in the 2021 AES Student Recording Competition.

Music Tech at AES Convention

Faculty, alumni, staff, and students from our Music Technology program will be featured as moderators and panelists at the Audio Engineering Society 2021 Fall Convention.

Music Tech Alum to Present at CPOC Music Conference

CPOC Music is the first music business conference featuring 100% BIPOC presenters.

Music Tech Grad Students Awarded 2021 AES Scholarships

Aizhou (Amy) Liu and Gregor McWilliam have been awarded 2021 AES Educational Foundation Scholarships

Student Resources

Links for scholarships and mentorship resources.

Music Technology Professor’s Team Wins ASCAP-NYC Media Lab Challenge

Pablo Ripollés and his team were selected as one of 5 winners of the ASCAP-NYC Media Lab Challenge.

Leila Adu-Gilmore Composition Reaches Billboard’s Traditional Classical Chart

"For Edna" is featured on a new album of multimedia works for solo cello that elevate stories of feminine empowerment.

Message from the MPAP Chair on Racism and Black Lives Matter

"It is time for us to take responsibility and to take concrete steps to make MPAP an academic performance community where diversity and inclusion are indispensable and at the core of our teaching, training, and learning."

Professors Lawrence Ferrara and Paul Geluso Serve as Musicologists in Copyright Case

On behalf of the defendants Macklemore and Ryan Lewis, testimony by forensic musicologist Lawrence Ferrara, in tandem with that of acoustic musicologist Professor Paul Geluso, paved the way to a "motion for summary judgement" being granted by US District Court Judge Martin Feldman in New Orleans.

"Green Door" Soundtrack Brings Together Alumni

The soundtrack team behind a new Taiwanese mini-series called Green Door is mostly made up of alumni of the Department of Music and Performing Arts Professions. The six-episode show hit Netflix in America and 190 other countries in March after premiering in Taiwan where the music received good reviews.


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