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School of Music celebrates grand opening of Sinquefield Music Center facility

With the completion of the Sinquefield Music Center, MU plans to become a new front runner in regard to music.

School of Music announces grant to develop Budds Center for American Music Studies

The $4 million gift will develop a center that seeks to be nationally recognized for researching, teaching, archiving and celebrating American music history, specifically Missouri music culture.

Sinquefield Charitable Foundation gifts $2.5 million to Mizzou New Music Initiative

This gift will help fund the New Music Initiative for a three-year cycle.

MU student composers collaborate with St. Louis Symphony Orchestra

This marks the second year of the collaboration.

New School of Music building will provide 21st century technology

Music students will have accommodations that make learning easier.

Centennial Kick-Off Concert begins School of Music’s anniversary celebration

A book compiling personal, historical accounts related to the School of Music will be released later this year.

Short-term, long-term facility renovations considered by curators

A $100 million multi-phase plan was proposed to renovate or replace outdated research buildings.

Construction for new School of Music building to begin in January

School of Music Director Julia Gaines: “Our facilities are awful compared to most any of our peers. People are coming from high schools that are much better than our facilities."

Foley announces $2 million donation to the School of Music

Jeanne and Rex Sinquefield have donated almost $15 million to support composition at MU.

Columbia choirs blend with MU School of Music to recreate Saint Nicholas historical concert

Ph.D. candidate Aaron Wacker: “After these hard previous weeks, it’s inspiring to see the community here playing beautiful music.”

MU alum Sheryl Crow to perform at the Homecoming concert

All the proceeds go toward the School of Music’s new building.

The music of Peter Miyamoto and Michael Heald fills Whitmore Hall

Classical musicians Peter Miyamoto and Michael Heald talk about their lives, work and the music that has brought them together.

Museum Crawl lets viewers explore art from around the world

From fashion to wooden utensils to photographs, various types of artwork from different time periods were on display.

Former DFA execs make record-breaking donation to music school expansion

Rex Sinquefield resigned from the DFA board in 2013, just six days after a teachers union accused him of having ties to people who favor cutting teachers’ pension.

Paola Savvidou tours the world with music

From Cyprus to Missouri, Savvidou has a life-long commitment and passion for music.

Junior receives top award for original composition, ‘Elysium’

Makler began his involvement with music when he started playing the oboe in seventh grade.

Classical guitar students get their own study abroad trip with ‘Red Socks’

The two-week program will take place in and around Chartres, France.

Professor Michael Budds inducted to Missouri Music Hall of Fame

Budds has been a professor at MU for 32 years.

School of Music hosts Emerging Artists Showcase

Eight student musicians will perform at the Missouri Theatre on Monday.

Percussion Extravaganza brings unique percussion performances to Missouri Theater

School of Music will bring a percussive lineup to the Missouri Theatre on Sunday.