Gain advanced performance training as a percussionist and get a full liberal arts education with myriad performance opportunities in a variety of ensembles.
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Ideal for advanced students and professionals preparing for a career in performance, this post-master’s artist diploma helps you continue to develop your technique and musicianship.
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News and Events
Percussion Studies program director Jonathan Haas, the NYU Percussion Ensemble, and composer/percussionist Thomas Kozumplik have collaborated on the album Child of the Earth, released on the Music Starts from Silence label.
The NYU Broadway Orchestra, a new ensemble in The Department of Music and Performing Arts Professions designed to train the next generation of musicians for a career on Broadway, is launching in fall 2018.
Jon Singer (Xylophone and Improvisation Part III)
CITY OF ANGELS in Concert, Ana Flavia Zuim, Conductor
Wayne du Maine conducts Beethoven's Piano Concerto No. 5 and Sibelius's Symphony No. 2 as well as...
Jonathan Haas conducts Olivier Messiaen's "Oiseaux exotiques," Alan Fletcher's "If on a winter’s...
Joe Passaro (Broadway Percussion Masters)
An evening featuring the music of Andy Akiho. Jonathan Haas, Director/Conductor
Eriko Daimo (Marimba Masters Part II)
Featuring the world premieres of new works by NYU composers
Classic and contemporary works for steel band
An evening featuring the music of John Cage