The atmosphere at the BCCM is collegial and supportive yet inspired by high expectations.
Audition dates have been updated for all undergraduate, graduate, and transfer students.
The Bob Cole Conservatory of Music at CSULB educates musicians of the highest caliber.
The Bob Cole Conservatory Symphony Orchestra is conducted by Johannes Müller-Stosch.
In Two Worlds, the Duality of Music and Society is a multi-disciplinary presentation designed as an exciting "seamless" musical experience featuring projected visuals, interactive electronics and theatrical activities.
Representative composers include John Cage, Toru Takemitsu, Morton Subotnick, Brian Egan, Marilyn Shrude, William Bolcom and Mark Bunce. Actual composer voices are heard via recorded readings and poetry, thus bringing the composer "spiritually" into the live concert space.
The CSULB New Music Ensemble, directed by Alan Shockley, presents a concert of recent works with a theme of "Women of the Americas." Special guest conductor and program curator, Adriana Verdié. The program will feature works by Paula Suarez, Adina Izarra, Adriana Verdié, Pauline Oliveros, and others.
Celebrating the 10th Anniversary of his arrival at the Bob Cole Conservatory, Jeff Jarvis has assembled an all-star line up of former members of the award-winning Concert Jazz Orchestra. Over the years, CJO musicians have achieved local, national, and international recognition through numerous appearances at jazz festivals, music education conventions, and command performances.