Perform, write, study, and produce music at York College!

 The Music Program at York College CUNY is:

  • A comprehensive program where students can major or minor in music, with courses offered in music performance, theory, history, and production;

  • Led by faculty members who are performers, composers, and producers working in classical, jazz, film score, computer music, gospel, and many other genres, right here in New York City;

  • Located in the bustling York College Academic Core, with easy access to the York College Performing Arts Center, the Illinois Jacquet Performance Space, a comprehensive collection of books and scores at the York College Library and Music History Archive, and the newly opened Lower Level Audio Lab with professional-grade recording facilities, soundproof studios, and individual workstations;

  • A robust program of student music-making including the York College Big Band, Gospel Choir and Music Club.

Create your music at York College! For more information, contact Dr. Tom Zlabinger (


York College Big Band (photo by Tom Marion)