Music News

February 20, 2018

Catherine Robbin celebration concert March 1

One of Canada’s best known mezzo-sopranos and the Director of York's classical vocal studios, Catherine Robbin is joined on stage by two stellar alumni Vania Chan and Lillian Brooks for a farewell performance before her July 2018 retirement from the university.

AMPD Top Ten
December 19, 2017

AMPD Top Ten

AMPD celebrates the school’s top stories from 2017. From the Winters Awards to Indigenous Storytelling, read to see what our followers loved on social media.

November 14, 2017

Preparing for a vocal competition

The Department of Music hosts the National Association of Teachers of Singing (NATS) 2017 Ontario Vocal Showcase Nov. 18 and 19

Dani and Peter Boomerang
September 8, 2017

Work/Study with AMPD for the win

If you’re eligible for OSAP, you may also be eligible for Work/Study. AMPD has 100 positions, plus there are hundreds more positions across campus, that you could apply for today and be earning money as soon as September.

November 22, 2016

YorkU announces game-changing $2M gift for music education partnership

York University and the Regent Park School of Music (RPSM) are celebrating a $2-million gift from York Professor Emeritus Allan Carswell and the Carswell Family Foundation to support research and programming to help children succeed through music and the arts.

October 21, 2016

AMPD welcomes two new faculty members

Joel Ong has joined the Department of Computational Arts as assistant professor of Information Design and Data Visualization, and Randolph Peters has been appointed assistant professor of Composition and Sound Design for Cinema, Games and Motion Media in the Department of Music.