Division of Music

‌Highlighted by a dynamic faculty, state-of-the art facilities and three career-focused majors, the Division of Music is entering a new era of excitement and change. We provide music students with a unique combination of performance opportunities, experiential learning, and academic studies within the liberal arts tradition. Our goal is to prepare students for successful careers in the music world.  ‌



Upcoming Events!

The York College Division of Music is proud to present another season of exciting performances.  The 2015-2016 academic year will feature events in two locations:  the 700-seat Waldner Performing Arts Center and the 200-seat DeMeester Recital Hall.  All of the events are free and open to the public.  

Guest Artist Recital:  Nittany Trombone Quartet
Tuesday, December 1, 2015, 7:30 PM
DeMeester Recital Hall

Community Orchestra
Saturday, December 12, 2015, 3:00 PM
Waldner Performing Arts Center

Holiday Festival Concert
Sunday, December 13, 2015, 3:00 PM
Waldner Performing Arts Center

Student Piano and Chamber Music
Monday, December 14, 2015, 7:30 PM
DeMeester Recital Hall

Set up an audition now for one of our music majors!

Music (B.A)

General Music Education (B.S.)

Music (B.S.) with studies in Music Industry and Recording Technology


YCPrep Community Music School 

Spring 2016 Registration will begin early January

The Music Division offers students of all ages (including adults) the opportunity to study privately with our world class faculty through the YCPrep Community Music School.  Experienced orchestral musicians are invited to consider joining the York College Community Orchestra which meets on Tuesday evenings from 6:30-9:00 PM in Wolf Hall 114.  If interested in joining the group, please contact conductor Zachary Levi at zlevi@ycp.edu.

Results Matter

Anne Sturm '13 - General Manager, Strand-Capitol Performing Arts Center

Anne used her service learning experience to land a management position at a York performing arts center.

Learn how York College helped Anne achieve her results.