Founded in 1866, Towson University offers degree programs in more than 50 different disciplines to over 18,000 students each year. The University is located just a few miles north of Baltimore. Towson has been designated "the fine arts center" by the Board of Trustees of State Universities and Colleges in Maryland. The programs offered here and the accomplishments of the faculty are highly respected in the U.S. and abroad.
The Music Department offers the following degree programs:
-Bachelor of Arts (BA)
-Bachelor of Science (BS)
-Master of Music (MM)
-Master of Music Education (MMEd)
THE TOWSON UNIVERSITY/MARYLAND CELLO ENSEMBLE
Professor Cecylia Barczyk founded The Towson University Cello Ensemble in 1986. The ensemble brings together Towson University cello students and alumni, as well as other outstanding cellists from Maryland and neighboring states. Highlights of the Ensemble's performances include concerts at the Kennedy Center in Washington D.C. and the World Cello Congress III.