The skywalker hand, a prosthetic hand designed to help amputees play music, plays the piano.

We Design the Future of Music

We Design the Future of Music

We’re a different kind of music school. We teach our students to master today’s latest music technologies, and give them the tools to design the future of how we create and experience music.

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Keeping the Band Together - At a Distance

Like all their peers at Georgia Tech, School of Music faculty turned to online instruction as social distancing became critical to public health. Their approach to teaching classes online has also made supporting Tech’s student musicians possible through the same platform.

Music Technology professor Grace Leslie looks on as two students conduct a research project.

Music Technologists Find Inspiration, Community at Guthman

The Guthman Musical Instrument Competition is a favorite destination for musical instrument inventors and music technologists. It's been called the "Pulitzer Prize of the New Instrument World" and the "X-Prize for Music." Music technologists tell us why they come to Georgia Tech to share innovative ideas and learn from their peers.

Our Recent Work

Our faculty publish their research and academic advancement to several professional journals, as well as to SmarTech, the Georgia Tech library’s repository for Institute intellectual property. Use the links below to experience some of our most recent work!

Wu, Chih-We

"A Review of Automatic Drum Transcription."

Gururani, Siddharth and Lerch, Alexander

“Instrument Activity Detection in Polyphonic Music Using Deep Neural Networks”

Savery, Richard and Weinberg, Gil

“Shimon the Robot Film Composer and DeepScore”
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Spring 2020 Concert Schedule

The School of Music hosts and supports a variety of ensembles in a large diversity of styles. Learn more about when and where each ensemble is performing during the Spring semester of 2020.


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