Enrichment Through Music and Dance Performance
The School of Music and Dance plays host to more than 300 student and professional performances, workshops, masterclasses, and lectures each year. Performances allow students to gain vital experience while adding to the overall enrichment of our surrounding community. Everyone is welcome. Come enjoy the show!
The School of Music and Dance supports several festivals that bring leading performing artists from around the world to the UO community, including the Oregon Bach Festival, the World Music Series, ChamberMusic@Beall, the Musiciking Conference, and the Platform Festival.
SOMD has state-of-the-art recording studios, as well as numerous private practice rooms, while our performing spaces are unrivaled for the acoustics and performer comfort and safety. From the world-renowned sound balance in Beall Hall to the state-of-the-art sprung floors in all our dance studios, the SOMD provides students with incomparable support for their artistic pursuits..