School of Music

The Hugh A. Glauser School of Music at Kent State University is one of the most distinguished schools of music in the Midwest. The school offers a wide variety of opportunities for both music majors and non-majors through our courses and ensembles. Music education is a vital and central part of the School of Music at Kent State. With in-depth preparation and exposure in pedagogy and musicianship, our students are eager and ready to embark upon the field of teaching. Concentrations in performance and composition are also available and include study with our distinguished applied and academic faculty. In addition, the school hosts the Kent/Blossom Music Festival, among the most respected summer professional training festivals in the country.
areas of study, including Music Education and Musicology
ensembles and music groups
performance venues
Cartwright Hall

Upcoming Concerts

School of Music UPComing Events

  • $ - There is an admission fee for this event.
  • All events are held in Ludwig Recital Hall unless otherwise noted.
  • Events are SUBJECT TO CHANGE.

Please call 330-672-3609 for current information.

Kent State Esplanade

Communiversity Band

The University Band, also known as the "Communiversity Band," is open to all university students and community members who wish to continue performing traditional band literature.  Please see below for a Summer band opportunity!