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Monday, November 30, 2020 - 7:39am
Job Title: Faculty Tenure Track-9 Mo Physical Location: Kent Campus - Kent, OH Basic Function: Opportunity for a full-time tenure track faculty member to teach Music Education, conduct research and provide service to the School. Duties/essential functions may include, but not be...
Monday, November 23, 2020 - 11:53am
Although in-person classes have concluded for the fall 2020 semester, the Glauser School of Music at Kent State University will continue offering virtual performances in December.
Thursday, November 5, 2020 - 8:28am
The Glauser School of Music at Kent State University is now offering virtual live auditions in lieu of live, in-person auditions for prospective students interested in fall 2021 admission. Audition application for spring and fall 2021 now open!
Monday, October 26, 2020 - 3:44pm
Along with learning and concerts, music admissions has been taken fully online due to Covid-19. This fall, the Glauser School of Music will host a series of online informational sessions, workshops and clinics to help students find their collegiate musical home for fall 2021 and...
Wednesday, October 21, 2020 - 2:18pm
Darin Olson, D.M.A., is the new director of Athletic Bands at Kent State University. He leads the Marching Golden Flashes, Flasher Brass Pep Band, Kent Symphony Band and University Band. Olson is currently an active member of College Band Direct...
Wednesday, October 14, 2020 - 3:48pm
Dear Friends of Music at Kent State, I am excited to welcome you to this new and unprecedented year at the Glauser School. As we enter into the strange new world that has caused us to take account of our priorities, I would like to invite you to come along on a new journey, a tri...
Friday, October 2, 2020 - 9:35am
Current Students
Friday, September 4, 2020 - 8:01am
In addition to the previously announced appointments for athletic bands and saxophone, additional new faculty include artist-teachers of cello, choral conducting, trumpet, violin and viola, and music education as well as music office staff. 
Thursday, August 27, 2020 - 1:58pm
Due to COVID-19, the competition will be held virtually this fall, with competitors supplying video recordings.
Thursday, August 13, 2020 - 9:07am
Dear Kent Blossom Music Festival Friends, I hope this message finds you well and in good health.