School of Music
One of Canada’s leading music schools, we offer the highest levels of MENTORSHIP in the country. You’ll have access to the resources, space and individual attention you need to achieve. Perform in facilities that are acoustically superb. Plug-in to our focus on TECHNOLOGY and our electro-acoustic research lab. Expand your horizons through INTERNATIONAL studies at our UK campus. All this in an environment full of PROFESSIONAL opportunities designed to develop your competitive edge.
Are you ready for it? The stage is yours. Your career starts here.
Here is a message from Dr. Karen Bulmer, Acting Dean of the School of Music, inviting you back to our D. F. Cook Recital Hall for our Fall 2021 Mainstage Concert Series!
Dr. Andrew Staniland is a professor of composition and electronic music here at the School of Music. His newest record, Reddened by Hammer: Earthquakes and Islands Remixed, was released October 15 on Canadian Music Centre's Centrediscs. Reddened by Hammer, an intersection of electroacoustic composition and art song, is streaming now on Apple Music and Spotify. Find out more and pre-order the vinyl at www.andrewstaniland.com.
Congratulations to Music at Memorial faculty Nancy Dahn & Timothy Steeves of Duo Concertante upon being jointly awarded the John Lewis Paton Distinguished University Professorship from Memorial University of Newfoundland!
This well-deserved award recognizes faculty who embody the university's mission by demonstrating exceptional teaching, undertaking world-class research and sharing their knowledge and expertise widely.
Congratulations, Tim and Nancy!
Guitarist Ben Diamond has been named one of CBC Music's 30 Canadian classical musicians under 30 for 2021. Diamond graduated from Memorial University with a Bachelor of Music (Performance, Honours) this spring.
Diamond is the co-founder of the Atlantic Guitar Society, which is currently hosting its second annual Virtual Guitar Retreat. He also recently released his debut album Prime. This fall, Diamond will begin the Master of Music program at the Schulich School of Music of McGill University.