Conducting

The Conducting area affords students the opportunity to learn and develop skills necessary to successfully navigate the challenges of leading ensembles as a music professional. For undergraduate students, and for those wishing to pursue graduate level study in conducting, courses in Advanced Instrumental and Vocal Conducting and Literature challenge students to master previously encountered skills and ensemble techniques at the pre-professional level.


Degree Programs
Degree Term Course Requirements
Bachelor of Arts in Music 4-Year Plan
Bachelor of Music in Composition 4-Year Plan
Bachelor of Music in Music Education (Choral) 4-Year Plan
Bachelor of Music in Music Education – Instrumental 4-Year Plan
Bachelor of Music in Performance – Instrumental 4-Year Plan
Bachelor of Music in Performance – Keyboard 4-Year Plan
Bachelor of Music in Performance – Vocal 4-Year Plan
Music Minor – Applied Music N/A
Music Minor – Music History and Literature N/A
Music Minor – Music Technology N/A
Master of Music – Composition 2-Year Plan pdf_32
Master of Music – Conducting 2-Year Plan pdf_32
Master of Music – Music Education 2-Year Plan pdf_32
Master of Music – Performance 2-Year Plan pdf_32
Master of Music – Music Technology 2-Year Plan pdf_32
Other Opportunities – Second Discipline in Music Technology N/A

 

Graduate Program
The M.M. in Conducting is designed for candidates who have earned a bachelors degree in music performance or music education, and wish to further develop and enhance their musicianship, conducting skills, and artistry to better serve them in a current professional position or to prepare them for conducting study at the doctoral level. Coursework includes Seminar in Advanced Conducting, Advanced Score Reading Techniques, Advanced Analytical Techniques, a Recital, and electives in applied conducting and literature within the candidate’s main area of emphasis – choral, orchestral, wind band.
Concentration Course Requirements
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Conducting Faculty
Name Title Email Profile
Dunham Dunham, Robert Dr. Associate Professor
Director of Bands
Gnam Gnam, Adrian Symphony Conductor
Oboe
Jeffreys Digital file-1 Jeffreys, Shannon Dr. Director of Choral Activities
McKenzie McKenzie, Colin Dr. Assistant Professor
Director of Athletic Bands
Associate Director of Bands

 

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