Music is a key to human existence. It serves as expression and source of joy, solace in times of suffering, and the tie that binds people of diverse economic, racial, cultural, and religious backgrounds. This is the motivation behind the Music Department’s leadership for music making in Sewanee.

Upcoming Events

End of Semester Concert by The University Jazz Ensemble

St. Luke's Chapel
7:00 PM
Thursday, Apr 27, 2017

The University Gospel Choir "Sewanee Praise" Annual Spring Concert

St. Luke's Chapel
7:00 PM
Saturday, Apr 29, 2017

"An Afternoon of Romantic Lyricism” - A Joint Student Recital

St. Luke's Chapel
3:00 PM
Sunday, Apr 30, 2017

Sewanee Folk Music Collective Spring Concert

St. Luke's Chapel
6:30 PM
Wednesday, May 3, 2017

Live Music Sound Nation presents the music of Hans Zimmer in Concert

Guerry Auditorium
7:30 PM
Wednesday, May 3, 2017


Sewanee Students Perform on Live Broadcast
April 4, 2017
Violin students Annie Bowers, C’20, and Madeleine Hitel, C’20, to perform on live radio with faculty.
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Drs. Leal and Márquez Speak at International Musicology Society Conference
March 31, 2017
Last week the International Musicological Society held its 20th meeting in Tokyo, Japan. Professor Cesar Leal from the Music Department and Professor Arturo Márquez from Spanish presented their research along with faculty from all over the world.
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James Wilson - residency
James Wilson Residency
March 22, 2017
James Wilson, the acclaimed lead musician of the Americana band Sons of Bill, will be in residency next week with Sewanee’s Department of Music.
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