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Cali Professor Wins GRAMMY

Aubrey Johnson, Jazz Voice Adjunct Professor and director of the Montclair State University Vocamotion Singers, performed on “Eberhard”, a 13-minute “mini-symphony” and homage to one of Jazz keyboardist Lyle Mays’ favorite composers and mentors, German jazz bassist Eberhard Weber, and awarded a GRAMMY in 2021.

MSU at the MET, University Singers

Montclair at The Met

Cali musicians perform on the stage of The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Trumpet players

Cali Residencies Hit a High Note

Students engage with ensembles, solo artists rotating through a series of professional residencies

Chaim Zemach playing cello

Sad News-Passing of Prof. Emeritus Chaim Zemach

Professor of cello at Montclair for 28 years, he played a key role in establishing and maintaining the chamber music program in the Department of Music

Production still from West Side Story

Red Hawks Wow in Spielberg’s ‘West Side Story’

Alumni bring on-screen and behind-the-scenes know-how to reimagined Broadway classic

Cello players

Orchestra Rocks Monday Night Football

Cali School students are featured in intro film on popular ESPN sports show

Wynton Marsalis with trumpet player

Learning from the Master

Jazz legend Wynton Marsalis teaches Cali School students about life and art

Harlem Quartet

Harlem Quartet Headlines New Residencies at Cali

Groundbreaking ensemble showcases Cali School’s innovative approach to artists-in-residence

Wide view of orchestra

MSU Wind Symphony Invited to Prestigious WASBE in Prague 2022

MSU Wind Symphony Invited to the Largest, Most Important International Organization for Wind Bands in the World

Congratulations Gilman Recipients

Three Montclair State Students Earn Prestigious Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship

Karina Bloom, freshman, majoring in Music Performance, plans to study abroad Fall 2021 at Nebrija University in Madrid, Spain. Karina is a veteran of the U.S. Marine Corps.

Performers spread on amphitheater steps

Music for Celebrating the Season

University Singers, NJSO and NY Philharmonic offer holiday performances

Hip Hop Music flyer

A Favorite Rock + Rap Music History Course Re-imagined and Updated Featuring Hip-Hop

Examines the cultural, technological, and aesthetic development of this musical genre over time and space