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The Georgia Tech School of Music is wrapping up another successful year with is music technology MS and PhD programs. 

Tolgahan Cogulu

An expert panel of judges comprised of David Zicarelli (founder and CEO of Cycling ’74), Chris Moore (composer, performer and Georgia Tech professor), and Young Guru (Grammy-nominated engineer to Jay-Z) evaluated the 20 inventors on musicality, design and engineering.

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With this annual competition, Georgia Tech offers Atlanta a rare opportunity to come and experience the advancements in musical instrument design, engineering, and performance. 

Guy Hoffman

Guy Hoffman, an alumnus Post Doc from the Robotic Musicianship group presents his work at GTCMT in this popular TED Talk.

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Twenty-three inventors, composers and designers representing 14 nations were selected to present their new instruments at this year’s competition.

Gil Weinberg - KSU Commencement 2013

Professor and GTCMT director Gil Weinberg, an American Council on Education fellow for the 2013-2014 academic year, delivered this commencement address at Kennessaw State University.

Tanz Farm

Music Technology MS student Chris Howe is featured in upcoming Tanz Farm series exhibition at the Goat Farm Arts Center. 

Georgia Tech Center for Music Technology

Georgia Tech is now accepting applications for the MS and PhD programs in music technology for matriculation in August 2014. All PhD students, and a limited number of MS students, receive graduate research assistantships that cover tuition and pay a competitive monthly stipend. The deadline for applications is January 31, 2014.


Gil Wienberg and the Center for Music Technology’s interactive musical robot Shimi are featured in the Ars Electronica Israel campus exhibition.


Andrew Colella, a Music Technology MS alum, discusses his musical carreer with GT Alumni Magazine.

Jason Freeman

The School of Music enters MOOC arena with class on music technology

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Share your ideas for the next generation of musical instruments at Georgia Tech’s 2014 Margaret Guthman Musical Instrument Competition. An annual event to find the world’s best new ideas in musicality, design and engineering, Wired magazine has called the competition an “X-Prize for music,” and contestants have likened it to a TED Conference for new musical instrument designers.

Nancey Green Leigh

College of Architecture Appoints Long Time Faculty Member Nancey Green Leigh Associate Dean of Research

Michelle Rinehart

Michelle Rinehart Joins Georgia Tech College of Architecture in Assistant Dean position.

Guthman winner

The 2013 Guthman Musical Instrument Competition featured winners from four countries

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The 2013 Margaret Guthman Musical Instrument Competition, now in its fifth year, will be held April 11th and 12th at the Klaus Advanced Computing Building at 266 Ferst Drive on the Georgia Tech campus.

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The fifth annual Guthman Musical Instrument Competition, to be held April 11 and 12, to include People’s Choice award. The competition, hosted by Georgia Tech School of Music and the Center for Music Technology, showcases new ideas in musicality, design and engineering.

Gil Weinberg 2011

Georgia Tech School of Music professor and Center for Music Technology director Gil Weinberg was recently named a fellow by the American Council for Education (ACE).

Young Guru

Lecture by audio engineer Young Guru on hip-hop and its history, the art of audio engineering, and their broad cultural implications.

Laura Inman

The School of Music's Laura Inman took home two awards at the recent Grammy event.

Alexander Lerch

Musician and electronic engineer Alexander Lerch is the latest to join the School of Music's faculty.