News and Stories from the Glauser School of Music
Kent State Opera Theatre Presents “The WKSO Radio Hour"
Experience a night out at the opera with Kent State Opera Theatre! This year’s Spring production, “The WKSO Radio Hour,” will be reminiscent of radio programs of the mid-20th century.
Master of Music in Music Education Program Receives National Recognition
Kent State University’s Master of Music in Music Education (MMME) program has earned a place in Intelligent.com’s Best 40 Accredited Online Master’s in Music Education Programs.
Creating a Halftime Show That Wows
It’s college football Saturday. Kent State University fans are eager for a great game and a great halftime show. The Marching Golden Flashes take the field and ... look at them march! They’re forming the shape of a person. Now he’s dancing? How do they do that?
Kent State Youth Winds Ensemble Awarded The American Prize
The Glauser School of Music’s Kent State Youth Winds Ensemble has been awarded The American Prize in Band/Wind Ensemble Performance—high school division.
Join us for Kent Blossom Music Festival
The acclaimed Kent Blossom Music Festival returns this summer for its 2024 season. The 56 year-old partnership between Kent State University and The Cleveland Orchestra is a five-week, immersive celebration of orchestral, chamber, and solo music and is the only partnership of its kind between a major American orchestra and a public university. From Sun., June 23 through Sun., July 28, the festival will host four faculty concerts, young artist concerts, and a culminating performance at Blossom Music Center.
Tune into excellence. In the Glauser School of Music, we train the next generation of music educators, scholars, performers and technology experts through 15 immersive undergraduate and graduate programs that ignite passion and stimulate curiosity.
From Western Classical and Jazz to the many African and Asian traditions, our nearly 30 ensembles annually welcome over 500 music majors, non-majors and community members to learn, celebrate and perform the diverse music the world has to offer. Every summer, we host the Kent Blossom Music Festival in partnership with The Cleveland Orchestra to become a center of professional music training for over 40 highly skilled young artists from around the world.