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Tuesday, January 14, 2020 - 8:59am
Kent, OH — The Kent State University Orchestra continues its 2019-2020 subscription season with a concert on Feb. 14 at 7:30 p.m. and will feature the winners of the annual student Concerto Competition. This year’s winners include undergraduate saxophone student Eric Vasquez and...
Tuesday, January 14, 2020 - 8:42am
Kent, OH — The Hugh A. Glauser School of Music at Kent State University’s Piano Division will host a Scholarship Gala Concert at 5 p.m. on Sun., Jan. 26 in Ludwig Recital Hall. Tickets for the event are $35 per attendee, with all proceeds going toward student scholarships. A comp...
Wednesday, November 27, 2019 - 12:29pm
“I have a LinkedIn account, but I don’t get how it is useful for someone in music.” If that sounds like you, here are five ways that LinkedIn can be a useful social media tool for your personal and professional life as a musician.
Tuesday, November 26, 2019 - 3:24pm
Kent, OH — The Hugh A. Glauser School of Music at Kent State kicks off the holiday season with three events over the weekend, Dec. 7 and 8. On Sat., Dec. 7, at 3 p.m., the Kent State Choirs join together to present the annual Holiday Choral Collage. That same day at 7:30 p.m., th...
Monday, November 18, 2019 - 4:26pm
Kent, OH — On Fri., Dec. 6 at 7:30 p.m., the Hugh A. Glauser School of Music’s Wind Ensemble, directed by Dr. Wendy K.
Wednesday, October 23, 2019 - 3:41pm
Kent State University welcomes The Cleveland Orchestra on Friday, Nov. 22, at 11 a.m. for a free performance in University Auditorium in Cartwright Hall. The concert is presented thanks to the longtime partnership between Kent State and The Cleveland Orchestra.
Wednesday, October 23, 2019 - 2:33pm
Those interested in continuing their education through our 100% online Master of Music in Music Education are invited to participate in two upcoming informational webinars hosted by our music education faculty.  Schedule Webinar 1: Thur., Nov. 7, 8:00 p.m. The presenter is Dr....
Wednesday, October 23, 2019 - 1:36pm
On Sat., Oct. 19, 17 of our voice students traveled to the University of Toledo to compete in the Ohio Chapter of the National Association of Teachers of Singing (NATS) Auditions. Six School of Music students placed or received honorable mentio...
Tuesday, October 22, 2019 - 1:52pm
Kent, OH — On Wed., Oct. 2, thirteen teams made up of students from across Kent State University presented interdisciplinary, collaborative projects at the 2019 edition of Mission:Life—a program hosted by Kent State’s Design Innovation initiative. The teams were competing for the...
Monday, October 7, 2019 - 12:36pm
Kent, OH — The Hugh A. Glauser School of Music and Kent State Opera present “Operetta: The Land of Smiles, Pirates and Pinafores” on Nov. 15 and 16 at 7:30 p.m. with a 3 p.m. matinee on Nov. 17.