CSUN Percussion Performance seniors Lindsey Eastham and Hiro Nagahama, who make up the percussion duo "Easthama", were awarded first prize in the Southern California International Marimba Competition on June 1st. Read more
Clarinetist Julia Heinen will be traveling to southern Italy from April 30-May 8 to give masterclasses and recitals at the E.R. Duni Conservatory of Music in Matera and the Nino Rota Music Conservatory in MonopoliRead more
As the music industry continues to evolve in response to new technologies, California State University, Northridge assistant professor of music Carey Christensen admits that it is a continuous challenge ensuring that his students are aware of the latest innovations and trends.
Christensen said his new title, as CSUN’s first Mike Curb Chair in Music Industry Studies, is making that effort a lot easier. The position was created as part of an endowment Mike Curb, an award-winning songwriter, music producer, record company owner and California’s former lieutenant governor, established when he made a $10 million gift to the university in 2006….