Contact

CONTACTING THE DEPARTMENT

Main Address

for package delivery or personal visits:

Department of Music
621 Dodge Hall
Columbia University
2960 Broadway
New York, NY 10027

for USPS mail delivery

Department of Music
MC 1813
Columbia University
2960 Broadway
New York, NY 10027

Main Office Phone
212-854-3825

Main Fax
212-854-8191

Contact us regarding the website 


Admissions Office Representative for Applicants to Columbia College Interested in Music

Undergraduate Admissions (Columbia College)

If you are considering applying to Columbia College and have a specific interest in music (whether as a potential major or not), please contact the College Admissions Office with all initial inquiries.  The Music Department's office staff and faculty members cannot advise or answer questions on the specifics of the admissions process, and we do not interview or audition College applicants in person.  We are happy to answer questions about our curriculum and the performance opportunities we provide.

Info About Applying to Columbia

Office of Undergraduate Admissions
Email: ugrad-ask [at] columbia.edu
Phone: 212-854-2522
Office Address: 212 Hamilton


CONTACTING PEOPLE IN THE DEPARTMENT

Unless an alternate phone/fax number is listed below, use main phone/fax numbers above for all administrative contacts. Use the following email addresses if you know whom you need to reach. To find other individual addresses, emails, and phone numbers, search the Columbia University Online Directory.

Department Administration 

Department Chair
Professor Susan Boynton
slb184 [at] columbia.edu


212-854-7186

Vice Chair
Professor Giuseppe Gerbino
gg2024 [at] columbia.edu
212-854-6299

Academic Department Administrator
Anne Marie Gefell
amg59 [at] columbia.edu


212-854-3825

Graduate Program Coordinator
Gabriela Kumar
gk2255 [at] columbia.edu


212-854-2346

Department Financial Administrator
Johanna Lopez
jm3265 [at] columbia.edu


212-854-3827

Piano Technician for Service Requests on Department Pianos
pianotechnician [at] columbia.edu

Director of Undergraduate Studies for Columbia College and General Studies
Professor Brad Garton 
garton [at] columbia.edu

Music Major Adviser for Barnard College
Professor Gail Archer (Barnard)
garcher [at] barnard.edu

Prospective Ethnomusicology Track Music Majors for Barnard College, please contact
Professor Aaron Fox
aaf19 [at] columbia.edu

Director of Graduate Studies
Professor Walter Frisch
wf8 [at] columbia.edu

Director of Music Humanities

Professor Elaine Sisman (fall 2016)
es53 [at] columbia.edu

Professor Giuseppe Gerbino (spring 2017)
gg2024 [at] columbia.edu

Director of Undergraduate Musicianship
Peter M. Susser, Lecturer in Music
fmm12 [at] columbia.edu

Heads of Academic Areas

Composition
Professor George Lewis (fall 2016)
gl2140 [at] columbia.edu

Historical Musicology
Professor Elaine Sisman
es53 [at] columbia.edu

Music Theory
Professor Joseph Dubiel
jpd5 [at] columbia.edu

Ethnomusicology
Professor Kevin Fellezs
kf2362 [at] columbia.edu


CONTACTING THE MUSIC PERFORMANCE PROGRAM

The Music Performance Program includes the Jazz Performance Program, the CU Orchestra, World Music Ensembles, and all other performing ensembles.

For inquiries about music lessons, piano availability, ensembles, practice space, auditions, admission questions for performers, etc., please contact the appropriate MPP office listed below rather than the Department's main office. 

Music Performance Program

618 Dodge Hall
2960 Broadway MC 1835
New York, N.Y. 10027

212-854-1257

http://music.columbia.edu/mpp

Director
Magdalena Stern-Baczewska
mb3713 [at] columbia.edu


212-854-3825

Program Coordinator (please contact for most inquiries)
Beth Pratt
bp2413 [at] columbia.edu


212-854-1255

Louis Armstrong Jazz Performance Program

Jazz performance opportunities, special concentration in Jazz studies
http://mpp.music.columbia.edu/jazz

Director
Professor Christopher Washburne
cjw9 [at] columbia.edu


CONTACTING THE COLUMBIA MUSIC AND ARTS LIBRARY

Music & Arts Library
701-G Dodge Hall
2960 Broadway
New York, NY 10027
http://www.columbia.edu/cu/lweb/indiv/music/

Head of Department
Elizabeth Davis
(212) 854-4711
music [at] libraries.cul.columbia.edu


CONTACTING COLUMBIA MUSIC CENTERS

Center for Ethnomusicology

701C Dodge Hall, MC 1816
Columbia University
2960 Broadway
New York, NY 10027
212-854-1247
http://www.ethnocenter.org

Director
Professor Aaron A. Fox
aaf19 [at] columbia.edu

Computer Music Center

632 West 125th Street
Prentis Hall
Columbia University
New York, NY 10027
212-854-9266
212-854-9267 (Fax)
cmc [at] music.columbia.edu
http://music.columbia.edu/cmc

Director
Professor Brad Garton 
garton [at] columbia.edu

Studio Manager
Terence Pender
tmp17 [at] columbia.edu

Center for Jazz Studies

Prentis Hall
Columbia University
632 West 125th Street
New York, NY 10027
jazz [at] columbia.edu


212-851-1633
212-851-1634 (Fax)
http://www.jazz.columbia.edu

Program Coordinator
Yulanda Denoon
ym189 [at] columbia.edu


212- 851-1633