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.  ‌



To apply and schedule a music audition, please click here!


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.  

Faculty Recital:  Songs of Shakespeare
Thursday, February 11, 2016, 7:30 p.m., DeMeester Recital Hall

Guest Lecture by Jay L. Cooper, Entertainment Attorney, "Simplicity, the Other Side of Complexity:  Music, Law and the Future of E-Commerce"
Thursday, March 10, 2016, 7:30 p.m., Weinstock Lecture Hall (Willman Business Center)

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 

Summer 2016 Registration will begin in late April.  Please check back later for more details.

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.