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Only at UCLA! We are a school of music that unites independent but complementary departments and programs in Ethnomusicology, Global Jazz Studies, Music, and Musicology – all in one place. Our exceptional approach to education provides our students with academic opportunities that balance cutting-edge scholarship, performance mastery, and composition, with access to a leading music industry program.

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New Music Copyright Law brings changes to digital music royalties and copyright privileges
In a conversation with Pacific Standard, UCLA Music Industry Professor Don Franzen broke down what the legislation means for the music industry, and what industry-rattling strategies Spotify might be cooking up.
Masterclass and Demonstration with Jazz Master Benny Golson
Golson made a special appearance at the school of music on Oct. 16 to celebrate the inauguration of the new Global Jazz Studies program. What unfolded was a lesson in jazz history from the 94-year-old tenor saxophonist, composer and arranger.
Movses Pogossian: Inspired By Bach - CD Release
Recorded at the school's state-of-the-art Recording Studio, Movses Pogossian’s “Inspired by Bach” CD documents three new works that follow in the inescapable shadow of Bach’s music for unaccompanied violin.
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The Guide includes a directory of the UCLA Herb Alpert School of Music staff by administrative departments and offices, links to policies and procedures, teaching practices, and general information to assist full-time and part-time faculty, as well as links to student guidebooks, forms, and school and campus resources to help students successfully navigate their academic program.

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