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FIU School of Music Welcomes New Faculty Members in Fall 2021

The School of Music at Florida International is pleased to welcome a total of 9 faculty members for the 2021 – 2022 academic year. These highly accomplished educators will significantly enhance the School’s offerings and add great vibrancy to the FIU Music community.   Dr. Erynn Millard, Director of Choral ActivitiesDr. Millard holds [...]

By |2021-08-20T15:39:38-04:00August 20th, 2021|News|Comments Off on FIU School of Music Welcomes New Faculty Members in Fall 2021

FIU Jazz Vocal Ensemble wins at 2021 Downbeat Student Music Awards

The FIU School of Music is proud to announce that the FIU Jazz Vocal Ensemble (FIUJVE) was selected to receive a Student Music Award from Downbeat Magazine, widely recognized as the most prestigious in jazz education. Led by Lisanne Lyons, the group was announced as the 2021 DownBeat Winner for Outstanding Large Jazz [...]

By |2021-06-18T20:12:53-04:00June 18th, 2021|News|Comments Off on FIU Jazz Vocal Ensemble wins at 2021 Downbeat Student Music Awards

FIU Master’s in Music Education program ranked among best in the nation

FIU’s Master of Music degree in Music Education ranked #20 among the nation’s best master’s degree in music programs in 2021, according to Intelligent.com. The college ranking website evaluated over 285 programs at 191 accredited colleges and universities across the nation. Each program was evaluated on the basis of flexibility, faculty, course strength, [...]

By |2021-06-01T16:01:26-04:00June 1st, 2021|News|Comments Off on FIU Master’s in Music Education program ranked among best in the nation

Congratulations Spring 2021 graduates! – CARTA News

It’s the most wonderful time of the year – graduation season! As dozens of CARTA Panthers prepare to turn the tassel, the College of Communication, Architecture + The Arts is here to help you on your new journey. Join FIU’s Panther Pack, a pack of more than 15,000 graduates that will help you [...]

By |2021-04-19T13:58:21-04:00April 19th, 2021|News|Comments Off on Congratulations Spring 2021 graduates! – CARTA News

CARTA programs ranked among world’s best by QS World University Rankings

CARTA’s architecture, design, visual and performing arts programs were ranked among the world’s best according to the 2021 QS World University Rankings by Subject.  Architecture ranked in the top 50 (#17-25) for their category among public U.S. universities. It is one of two schools in Florida to be ranked. CARTA’s design, visual and performing arts programs – along with our colleagues in [...]

By |2021-03-11T14:52:29-05:00March 11th, 2021|News|Comments Off on CARTA programs ranked among world’s best by QS World University Rankings

Sam Moore named first CARTA Medallion recipient

Samuel “Sam” Moore, American vocalist and member of the soul R&B group Sam & Dave, is the 2021 CARTA Medallion recipient. The CARTA Medallion is a new program, created by the College of Communication, Architecture + The Arts (CARTA) and the Tonkinson Foundation in 2020, that bridges the gap between prominent figures in [...]

By |2021-02-22T12:05:43-05:00February 22nd, 2021|News|Comments Off on Sam Moore named first CARTA Medallion recipient

Two CARTA departments nationally ranked for excellence and value

The College of Communication, Architecture + The Arts (CARTA) at Florida International University is committed to the education of our next cultural leaders, performers and creators through our visual and performing arts programs. We strive to advance Miami’s artistic and cultural landscape by implementing a curriculum intended to develop the students’ arts skills [...]

By |2021-02-15T16:28:20-05:00February 15th, 2021|News|Comments Off on Two CARTA departments nationally ranked for excellence and value

CARTA departments nationally ranked for excellence and value

The College of Communication, Architecture + The Arts (CARTA) at Florida International University is committed to the education of our next cultural leaders, performers and creators through our visual and performing arts programs. We strive to advance Miami’s artistic and cultural landscape by implementing a curriculum intended to develop the students’ arts skills [...]

By |2021-02-15T16:28:20-05:00February 15th, 2021|News|Comments Off on CARTA departments nationally ranked for excellence and value

School of Music Faculty, Alum, and Students Present at 2021 Virtual FMEA Conference and All-State Experience

Congratulations to our School of Music faculty, alumni, and students for being chosen again to present at the annual Florida Music Educators Association (FMEA) Professional Development Conference.  The conference takes place every January and is one of the largest music education professional development events in the United States, hosting masterclasses, clinic sessions, and [...]

By |2021-01-15T16:56:09-05:00January 15th, 2021|News|Comments Off on School of Music Faculty, Alum, and Students Present at 2021 Virtual FMEA Conference and All-State Experience

Piano alumna Monika Miodragovic wins first prize at international competition

Alumna Monika Miodragovic (MM ‘17) won first prize in the adult division of the 2020 International Talent Music Festival Rhein-Main with Clara Schumann Competition. At FIU, she won the coveted annual Concerto Competition as a student of FIU Artist-in-Residence Kemal Gekic, before moving on to perform in Stern Auditorium at Carnegie Hall. Recently, she earned [...]

By |2020-12-22T20:27:27-05:00December 22nd, 2020|News|Comments Off on Piano alumna Monika Miodragovic wins first prize at international competition