Hugh A. Glauser School of Music

Karen Ní Bhroin and Victoria Petrak 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 alongside their mentor, Dr. Jungho Kim. This performance will be...

Kent State University Saxophone Ensemble Saxophonists Invited to Perform at the North American Saxophone Alliance in MarchWritten 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 performance, part of NASA’s Biennial Conference, will feature new...

Verve Chamber Players 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 in all surrounding lots. Formed in 2013, the Verve Chamber Players...

Students at laptops 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 you start? This may seem counterintuitive, but start with...

Matthew Bengtson 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 Drive in the Center for the Performing Arts. Free parking is...

Matthew Bengtson 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 graduate piano student Gréta Pásztor. Graduate violist...

Kent State Piano Division 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 complimentary reception, sponsored by Steinway Piano Gallery...

Kent State Choirs 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., the Kent State New Music Ensemble will present their second concert...

Kent State Wind Ensemble 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. Matthews, will present “Strong” to commemorate the events of May 4, 1970 at Kent State. It will feature music exploring historical events when a person stood resilient in their beliefs. This includes people like Rosa...

Jay Dorfman | Coordinator of Music Education 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. Jay Dorfman, Coordinator of Music Education here at Kent State ...