• Production still from SERSE
  • french horns
  • choir and orchestra
  • pianist, clarinetist, and violinist
  • violin section of orchestra
  • wind orchestra


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Please check this page weekly for updates.

 Every CSUN Music ensemble, guest artist, chamber music, combo performance, and student recitals scheduled between March 23rd and April 19th has been canceled. 

Students who auditioned for Fall 2020 should have received a response by e-mail. If you have not received your audition results, please check your spam folder or contact Suzan Lee at

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The CSUN Campus has transitioned to virtual instruction and social distancing with the majority of employees working remotely. However, we are still here to support you! Please see the information below to reach the Department of Music. You will get voicemail on the phone number below which will be checked regularly throughout the business day and you will receive a response as soon as possible.

Department of Music

(818) 677-3181

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Department Vision

The California State University Northridge Music Department is committed to:

  • providing nationally recognized training in music leading to a wide variety of professional careers and entrepreneurship in performance, composition, teaching, therapy, and business
  • inspiring the highest level of creative activity and scholarship in advancing an understanding of the musical arts and their importance in every society.
  • promoting the development of strong ethical behavior based on honesty, respect for all people and cultures, service to local community and strong advocacy for the arts.