Orientation Session 1

Music at UVA
July 2, 2021 - 1:00pm
Virtual via Zoom

Join UVA Music faculty and students for a zoom webinar about Music at UVA. This event is open to UVA Students. We will have a session that is open to students as well as all family members on Tuesday, August 3, at 5pm.

Hosted by Karl Hagstrom Miller, the Chair of the Department of Music, these webinars are intended to give students a comprehensive overview of Music at UVA. We will cover the student experiences in Music; Performance Ensembles; Academic Classes; Private Lessons; the Music Major; the Performance Concentration, Facilities; Auditions; Work, Volunteer and Intern opportunities and how UVA Students can attend music events for free. The overview will be followed by a question and answer session with music faculty, staff and students. If you or someone you know would like to learn about Music at UVA please come to our Orientation Music Webinars. 

If you are a current or incoming student at UVA please join us Friday, July 2, at 1pm
registration: http://bit.ly/uva-music-webinar-july2 (password: music)


Our presenters at this session are:

  1. Karl Hagstrom Miller, Chair and Associate Professor, Critical & Comparative Studies
  2. Elliott Tackitt, Assistant Professor, Director of Bands
  3. Daniel Sender, Associate Professor and Concertmaster of the Charlottesville Symphony, Director of the Performance Concentration Program
  4. John D'earth, Senior Lecturer, Director of the Jazz Performance
  5. Lauren Schmidt, 4th Year, Music & Chemistry Majors; Music Major, Double Major, Distinguished Major, Charlottesville Symphony, Chamber Ensembles, Private Lessons, Student Employee
  6. Olivia Hale, 3rd Year, Music & Chemistry Majors, Statistics Minor; Music Major, Double Major, Cavalier Marching Band, Percussion Ensemble, Student Employee
  7. Harini Peri, 4th Year,  Public Policy & Leadership Majors: Psychology Minor; University Singers & Chamber Singers

Future Music Orientation sessions will be:

Friday, July 16, at 1pm  http://bit.ly/uva-music-webinar-july16 (password: music)

Friday, July 23, at 1pm http://bit.ly/uva-music-webinar-july23 (password: music)

Friday, July 30, at 1pm http://bit.ly/uva-music-webinar-july30 (password: music)


UVA Department of Music
112 Old Cabell Hall
P.O. Box 400176 Charlottesville, VA 22904-4176

Email: music@virginia.edu