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Piano Rewnewal Initiative

Please consider supporting our Piano Renewal Initiative. If you have a high-quality piano in good condition that you are no longer using, or if you would like to purchase or contribute towards a new piano, please contact the Department of Music Office for more information regarding our specific needs.

Metropolitan Club donates Steinway M grand piano

Katz Foundation donates new Steinway recital piano

Leon Bates Masterclass and Mini-Concert officially launches Piano Renewal Initiative.

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BACHELOR OF MUSIC IN MUSIC THEORY AND COMPOSITION

Chinyerem Ohia, Ph.D., Coordinator

Anthony Randolph, Paul Schultz


The Composition program develops skills required of a music composer, including courses in orchestration and theoretical studies.

Composition majors are accepted by audition as piano, voice or instrumental minors. Upon completion of the second-year requirements with a 3.0 GPA in all theory courses through MUSB-042, students will be admitted to the upper division in the composition programs. A public recital of original compositions will be required of all Composition majors.


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Event Highlights

Many of our events are FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC!

UPCOMING HIGHLIGHTS:

9th Annual Jazz Appreciation Month Celebration - April 2016

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PREVIOUS HIGHLIGHTS:

"Trombone Blowout" with
The Howard University Brass Ensemble and guest artists including the Heritage Trombone Ensemble and the Slide Artists Trombone Quartet as well as a short workshop for local area high school trombonists - Childers Recital Hall, Thu, Feb 18, 12:40 PM. FREE

Metamorphosis: Wood, Chrome and Steel. Music Education and Music Therapy Majors present Western European Art and Sacred Music for Tenor Pan, Soprano Ukulele and Chromatic Harmonica featuring Special Guest Pan Artist Josanne Francis - Childers Recital Hall, Thu, Feb 11, 12:40 PM. FREE

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