The University of Michigan School of Music, Theatre & Dance educates the artists, scholars, educators and entrepreneurs of the future. Students are prepared with expert skills, instilled with passionate enthusiasm, and emboldened to challenge and inspire the world through the power of the performing arts.
After spending their summers working for top performing arts organizations, four undergraduates help promote their host organization's performances in Ann Arbor.
SMTD has partnered with the Gershwin family to bring the music of George and Ira Gershwin to students, scholars, performers and audiences across campus and worldwide.
Professor Richard Aaron (cello) of the Department of Strings has been awarded the 2016-2017 Harold Haugh Award for excellence in studio teaching. After being nominated by his department, Professor Aaron was selected by the SMTD Awards Committee and Executive Committee from a list of other excellent departmental nominees. As specified in the award guidelines, Professor Aaron will present a recital or lecture-demonstration during the 2017 fall term.
2017 Concerto Competition Winners Announced 01/06/2017
The Michigan Artist Citizen Program (VIDEO) 08/10/2016
The New Entrepreneurs 06/29/2016
SMTD’s Collage Concert XXXIX 01/07/2016
Students Perform at Kennedy Center 02/10/2015
SMTD Welcomes New Faculty 09/09/2014
Briggs Chamber Competition Winners Announced 04/06/2014
Concerto Competition Winners Announced 01/10/2014
DSO Concertmaster is New SMTD Lecturer 04/19/2013
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