You will have eight ensembles to choose from to develop performance skills, plus student groups and a chance for solo work. You will also build proficiency in the many dimensions of the musical experience through study of historical and theoretical concepts.

The Buffers perform at the John Lennon tribute concert.
The Buffers perform at the John Lennon tribute concert at Symphony Space on Manhattan’s Upper West Side on Dec. 6, 2013.

A student’s pursuit: a career making music

He’s always loved and made music, but when Andrew Rippel ’14 started at Hamilton College, he had no idea what he wanted to do with his life. That’s changed for the music major – Rippel discovered music production and plans to make a career of it.

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Catherine Crone ’13
Catherine Crone ’13

A graduate's path: a fellowship, academic aspirations

Catherine Crone ’13, who double-majored in music and math, capped a distinguished career at Hamilton College by winning a prestigious Royster Fellowship at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. She’s studying musicology and hopes to make a career in academics.

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