• 1953

    The University of Bologna’s first musical group is formed, with about 20 university students participating
  • 1961

    The university Choir adopts the name Collegium Musicum Almae Matris
  • 1985

    The Orchestra is formed, with about 15 musicians
  • 1988

    Nasce il Coro da camera. Il Collegium Musicum Almae Matris si costituisce in forma di associazione
  • 1991

    International series MusicAteneo launches
  • 1993

    Premier of Klage Alessandro Solbiati in collaboration with the University of Paris VIII
  • 2000

    Collegium Musicum participates in the celebrations for Bologna, which is named European City of Culture for the year
  • 2007

    Start of collaboration with the Bologna Teatro Comunale, the city’s opera and ballet
  • 2008

    The women’s’ choir is formed
  • 2011

    Collaboration with the Accademia Filarmonica for the premier of the cantata La vera storia del Va Pensiero by Azio Corghi
  • 2013

    Start of collaboration with the Teatro Duse
  • 2015

    Performance in Piazza Maggiore of a symphony composed and conducted by Ezio Bosso in honor of the University of Bologna’s global “ReUniOn”
  • 2016

    Performance of the opera “Dido and Aeneas” by Henry Purcell with soloist Romina Basso


We are more than 300, we perform more than 15 concerts per year,
and we are
a reference point for music in the city