The College of Music, Mahidol University was pleased to host Prof. Dr. Dugal McKinnon, Dept. Director from the New Zealand School of Music (NZSOM), Victoria University Wellington, to celebrate the signing of a partnership and exchange MOU agreement between NZSOM and the College of Music. Greeting him on behalf of the College were Asst. Prof. Dr. Joseph Bowman, Associate Dean for International Relations, Asst. Prof. Dr. Christopher Schaub, Assistant Dean for International Relations, Dr. Jason Thorpe Buchanan, Chair of Theory and Composition, and Dr. Paul Cesarczyk, Chair of Classical Guitar. The College and NZSOM will pursue several activities and collaborations in multiple fields. This agreement is the the College’s first with a music institution in New Zealand.