Welcome to the Yale Institute of Sacred Music – a premier center for the interdisciplinary study of sacred music, worship, and the related arts. The ISM engages musicians, artists, clergy, and scholars from around the world in rigorous training and collaboration, and offers a full calendar of  concerts, lectures, exhibitions, and other events.

2013 - 2014: celebrating 40 Years at Yale


Upcoming Events

Wednesday, September 10, 2014 - 8:00pm
Cross Campus See map
New Haven, CT 06511
Friday, September 12, 2014 - 3:00pm
Yale University Art Gallery Auditorium See map
1111 Chapel St.
New Haven, CT 06510
Thursday, September 18, 2014 - 5:30pm
Golden Center, St. Thomas More Chapel and Center at Yale See map
268 Park St
New Haven, CT 06511
Friday, September 19, 2014 - 7:30pm
Woolsey Hall See map
500 College St.
New Haven, CT 06511


August 25, 2014
Alumni Spotlight: In Her Own Words Deborah Patterson, M.A.R. ’93 My time at the ISM was an alchemical moment in time when the elements of ideas, people, and place came...
2014 ISM Graduates
August 19, 2014
Compiled by Katharine Luce On Sunday, May 18, the ISM presented its newest graduates with their ISM certificates at a banquet at the New Haven Lawn Club. Some of them...
August 18, 2014
Professor of liturgical studies Bryan Spinks published his newest book with SCM Press London and Westminster/John Knox Press:  Do This in Remembrance of Me. The Eucharist...