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Monday, February 17, 2020 - 10:13am
Kent, OH — The Kent State University Orchestra presents a special student-led concert on March 8 at 3 p.m. It will feature the Hugh A. Glauser School of Music’s orchestral conducting graduate students Karen Ní Bhroin and Victoria Petrak leading the orchestra in several selections...
Thursday, February 13, 2020 - 11:58am
For over a century, it has been believed that Ludwig Van Beethoven had gone “stone deaf” years before he debuted his Ninth Symphony in May 1824; however a Kent State University professor believes otherwise and tells BBC Radio about crucial evidence he uncovered that suggests Beet...
Wednesday, February 12, 2020 - 2:50pm
Saxophonists Invited to Perform at the North American Saxophone Alliance in March Written by Andrew Paa The Kent State University Saxophone Ensemble is set to travel to Tempe, AZ March 6-9, 2020 to perform at the invitation of the North American Saxophone Alliance (NASA). The per...
Friday, February 7, 2020 - 4:54pm
Kent, Ohio – On Sun., March 1 at 7 p.m. the Hugh A. Glauser School of Music’s Verve Chamber Players present their spring concert in Ludwig Recital Hall. The hall is located in the Center for the Performing Arts at 1325 Theatre Drive on the Kent Campus. Free parking is available i...
Thursday, February 6, 2020 - 10:29am
It is February when music students’ thoughts turn to…summer internships? If you have not yet begun a search for a summer music career expanding experience – whether it is internships, part-time or full-time work, volunteering, research, freelancing – now is the time. Where do y...
Thursday, February 6, 2020 - 9:43am
Pianist and future conductor, Gréta Pásztor, is set to perform Franz Liszt’s “Totentanz” with the Kent State University Orchestra as the graduate winner of the annual concerto competition. She is a second-year graduate student pursuing master's degrees in both piano performance a...
Piano Division Performers
Wednesday, February 5, 2020 - 10:57am
Positive energy filled the room on the night of Kent State University’s Piano Division Scholarship Gala Concert. The Hugh A. Glauser School of Music welcomed nearly 100 donors, alumni, faculty and students at the Piano Division’s performance on Jan. 26.
Tuesday, February 4, 2020 - 8:12am
Kent, OH — Pianist and historical keyboard specialist Matthew Bengtson is coming to Kent State University’s Hugh A. Glauser School of Music on Sun., Feb. 23 at 5 p.m. as part of the 2019-20 Kent Keyboard Series. Dr. Bengtson will perform in Ludwig Recital Hall at 1325 Theatre Dri...
Tuesday, January 28, 2020 - 4:42pm
Future music educator and jazz saxophonist, Eric Vasquez, is set to perform French composer Pierre-Max Dubois’ concerto for alto saxophone with the Kent State University Orchestra next month as the undergraduate winner of the annual concerto competition. Vasquez is a senior Music...
Wednesday, January 22, 2020 - 1:26pm
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...

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