Cypress Hall Room 116
Ric Alviso, Department Chair
18111 Nordhoff Street
Northridge, CA 91330-8314
Monday - Friday
8am to 5pm
"Not Your Ordinary Band Concert"
The CSUN Jazz "A" Band and Wind Ensemble come together on VPAC Great Hall stage in an innovative concert featuring the unexpected, the avant-garde, and the unusual. Program includes Terry Riley's In C, Dan Cavanaugh's Mississippi Ecstasy, Louis Andriessen's Workers Union, John Hollenbeck's Joys & Desires #2, and more
Lawrence Stoffel & Matt Harris, directors
Valley Performing Arts Center - Great Hall
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Captivating and capricious, this re-envisioned Carmen fills the stage with the heat and passions along the US/Mexican border. Called a "hit parade of opera's most intoxicating melodies", this riveting tale of love and jealousy was Bizet's final work, breaking barriers and paving the way for a whole, new realistic form of opera. Directed by Maurice Godin, Musical director John Roscigno.
Great Hall, Valley Performing Arts Center.
October 31 - 7:30pm
November 1 - 2pm, 7:30pm
November 2 - 2pm
Ticket Information: (818) 677-3000
All are welcome to attend. Read more
The first violinist of CSUN's Honors Quartet, Shawn Cai, was successful in winning a violin position with the American Youth Symphony. Bassists, David Bowman and Freddy Hernandez, were also successful in winning regular positions this season, representing CSUN in one of the top orchestras in Los Angeles. Read more
A group from CSU Northridge Jazz, the Interstellar Quintet, won 1st Place at the Angel City Young Artists Jazz Festival in September performing at the popular Los Angeles based jazz hub, "Blue Whale"
Assistant Professor, Alexandra Monchick, has been elected as President of the Pacific Southwest of the American Musicological Society. She will serve as president until 2016. In addition, graduate student Danielle Stein, has been elected as student representative to the national meeting of the American Musicological Society. Read more