School of Music and Dance

Artist's rendering of new Berwick Hall exterior
May 25

Article features new campus home for Oregon Bach Festival

The Register-Guard story describes the building's features and the role of donors Phyllis and Andrew Berwick
Banner image for hip-hop and comics event
May 16

Superhero hip-hop: UO profs offer a pop culture mashup

UO professors Loren Hajikawa and Ben Saunders trace the intersection of comics and hip-hop in a special panel discussion
The women's a cappella group Divisi performing
May 4

Divisi scores for women's a cappella and lands on ESPN

The article follows Divisi as the group competed in the finals of their first International Competition of Collegiate A Cappella.
A performance at the Willamette Valley Music Festival
May 4

Willamette Valley Music Fest brings the beat to campus streets

UO to host the annual student-coordinated music and arts event this Saturday.
Rehearsal at the School of Music and Dance
April 27

Academic Ducks: School of Music and Dance

Students immerse themselves in a supportive community of artists and scholars who learn, perform and socialize together.
Members of the all-female a cappella group Divisi
April 26

Divisi lands in national singing finals in New York City

Divisi placed first in both the quarterfinal and semifinal rounds to earn a place in the finals with nine other collegiate groups.
Eric Mentzel
April 21

Voice professor awarded German exchange grant

Eric Mentzel will do vocal coaching, teach a seminar and direct an ensemble of singers and instrumentalists.
What is Media conference logo
April 8

Portland conference explores the changing role of media

Not too long ago, the word “media” referred to defined communication channels, such as newspapers, film, radio and television.
Professor Robert Kyr
April 5

Top composition prize goes to UO's Robert Kyr

Kyr, a professor of composition, recently received the prestigious Arts and Letters Award given by the American Academy of Arts and Letters.
Matthew Halls conducting an Oregon Bach Festival concert.
April 1

Tickets on sale for this year's Oregon Bach Festival

The festival is expected to attract more than 15,000 people from across the U.S. and overseas over the course an 18-day run this summer.

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