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Wednesday, January 23, 2019 - 9:38am
Cleveland once again soon becomes the gathering place for music educators from across the state of Ohio for the 2019 Ohio Music Education Association Professional Development Conference. This year’s conference runs Jan. 31-Feb. 2 and will involve over 30 Kent State University Sch...
Saturday, January 19, 2019 - 1:01pm
Recently we sat down with pianist, Steinway Artist and Kent State University faculty member Jerry Wong to talk about his upcoming Kent Keyboard Series concert on Sun., Jan. 27, at 5 p.m. Titled “Franz and Franz,” the performance will feature collaborative and solo works by Liszt...
Tuesday, August 7, 2018 - 9:57am
Throughout the past couple of months, word has begun to trickle in from our music education graduates regarding job placements. While many alumni have stayed in Ohio, several have gone on to take teaching positions in Illinois, South Carolina and even internationally, in Vietnam....
Monday, August 6, 2018 - 4:19pm
Evening to include Grammy-nominated, Tony-winning performers and significant modernist artist 
Thursday, June 14, 2018 - 3:48pm
Soon, students will start arriving from around the world for the the Kent Blossom Music Festival's 50th anniversary season. Running 5 weeks, July 1 - Aug. 5, the faculty of the festival includes members of The Cleveland Orchestra, Hugh A. Glauser School of Music and guest artists...
Friday, April 20, 2018 - 3:12pm
As we near the end of another lively and eventful academic year, our students have begun to decide where they will be spending their summer and, for those graduating in May, where they will head to next. Many of our students have been accepted into prestigious, highly competitive...
Tuesday, April 17, 2018 - 10:51am
Celebrating its 50th anniversary in 2018, the Kent/Blossom Music Festival is hosting an impressive roster of faculty and guest musicians for its Faculty Concert Series. Appearing on this year’s Kulas Guest Artist concert is the world-renowned Emerson String Quartet with Metropoli...
Monday, April 16, 2018 - 4:02pm
The KSU Orchestra and Choirs join together to conclude the School of Music’s 2017-18 season on Sun., May 6 at 3 p.m. in Cartwright Hall’s University Auditorium. This annual concert brings together nearly 200 musicians to present masterworks for choir and orchestra. This year’s ev...

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