The Grounds are alive with the sound of music...and UVA Today’s series The Music Beat covers the tunes that arise from every corner of the University. From classical to contemporary to the genre-resistant, you’ll discover new sounds and meet the UVA faculty, students and staff who share a love of music.

Whether you’re listening to Sabrina Carpenter’s latest single or one of Kendrick Lamar’s diss tracks, chances are you have the soundtrack to your summer.
The UVA a cappella group, featured in “Pitch Perfect,” recently celebrated its 35th anniversary. Watch a video of their performance of “There’s Nothing Holding Me Back” by Shawn Mendes.
The symphony performed compositions by Leonard Bernstein and others at UVA’s Northern Virginia campus.
It’s only rock ’n’ roll but they like it: After 20 years, the beat goes on for Darden rockers.
Members of the Flying V’s have carved out their own space in the University’s thriving – and venerable – all-vocal music scene.
Thousands filled John Paul Jones Arena for the Saturday night concert.
Country music star Sam Hunt will play at UVA’s John Paul Jones Arena on Saturday night.
The silent film series, put on by media studies lecturer Matt Marshall, highlights classic 1920s films.