Events for Popular Music

Popular Music: First-Year Showcase

Patrice Rushen and Andy Abad lead first-year Popular Music students in an exploration of the foundations of their craft.

Popular Music: Senior Showcase at El Rey Theatre

Back by popular demand, the senior class of the celebrated Popular Music program return to the iconic El Rey Theatre for a showcase performance.

Popular Music: Second-Year Showcase

Sean Holt leads second-year Popular Music students in this showcase, focusing on stylistic nuance, groove, and ensemble technique.

Popular Music: Third-Year Showcase

Third-year Popular Music students present original music written, arranged, and performed under the direction of professors Patrice Rushen and Richard Smith.