Kent State University Hugh A. Glauser School of Music Has Been Named to Music School Central’s “Top 10 ‘Hidden Gem’ Music Schools in the US” for 2017
The Kent State University Hugh A. Glauser School of Music was honored to receive recognition on the “Top 10 ‘Hidden Gem’ Music Schools in the US” list for 2017 from Music School Central. This website was founded in 2014 by Bill Zuckerman to provide information to students about college music programs, audition and admissions advice, career opportunities in music and more.
Recently, the School of the Music and Kent State have received increasing recognition for the high quality of their education programs. Ralph Lorenz, Interim Director, stated that “The Hugh A. Glauser School of Music is dedicated to providing students with a first-rate learning experience in a family environment, and it is always gratifying to receive external recognition for our work. We hope that this recent recognition as a top-ranked ‘hidden gem’ music school will help get the word out about our outstanding faculty members and programs.”
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. This year’s festival runs June 25 through July 29.