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Music News
  • A man in a suit with his arms crossed stands in front of a brick wall.

    Visiting musician Stephen Price presents organ recital

    November 14, 2023

    Stephen Price will perform a guest recital on the organ at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 17, 2023, in the Davis Concert Hall at the University of Alaska Fairbanks.

  • Choir of the North Spring Concert

    September 08, 2022

    Join us on Saturday, April 24, for an evening of choral music performed by the Choir of the North, under the direction of Dr. Jaunelle Celaire.

  • UAA, UAF music departments offer collaborative concert

    March 16, 2022

    The UAA and UAF departments of music will collaborate on a live-streamed performance on March 19 at 7:30 p.m. "Unity, Diversity & Harmony: A Performance of Music Theater Excerpts," is a collaboration between the UAA and UAF opera workshop ensembles.

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Professional Organizations & Ensembles


Fairbanks Symphony Orchestra

The Fairbanks Symphony Orchestra is dedicated to promoting the musical arts in Fairbanks and throughout Alaska by performing symphonic music of the highest caliber and by offering educational programs for individuals of all ages designed to train new musicians, cultivate musical knowledge and foster individual development and music appreciation.

Ensembles at UAF



Davis Concert Hall

Facilities & Equipment

The Department of Music resides within the UAF Fine Arts Complex and includes some of the most modern facilities to be found anywhere. The music facilities include:

  • Teaching studios
  • Classrooms
  • The Eva McGown Music Room (Room 217)
  • Practice rooms
  • Joseph Fejes Listening Facility/Gordon B. Wright Library (Room 205)
  • Media Center (Room 305)
  • 906-seat Charles W. Davis Concert Hall
  • 460-seat Lee Salisbury Theater
  • KUAC public radio and television studios
  • Elmer E. Rasmuson Library


Scholarships & Funding


Scholarship Opportunities

There are many scholarship opportunities for music students at UAF. In order to be considered for a Department of Music scholarship, the applicant must be enrolled as a full-time music major or have applied for admission to the University of Alaska Fairbanks, with music as the declared major. 

Visit our dedicated scholarship page to learn about the criteria and application processes for these music-specific opportunities!

Undergraduate Research & Creative Activity

The office of Undergraduate Research & Scholarly Activity (URSA)  is UAF's resource for the development and promotion of experiential learning activities that engage undergraduate students to support UAF's goal to become a leading student-focused research university.

Undergraduate research and creative activity at UAF covers all disciplines, from climate sciences to music, engineering, anthropology, life sciences, art and theater.