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2014 Music Career-Focused Classes

Musicology and Ethnomusicology: The Other Musical Career Frontiers     
Sarah Williams, Kunio Hara, Ellen Exner, Birgitta Johnson – Musicology 
1/17   1:10 – 2 p.m.   Recital Hall

First Steps to Becoming a Successful Choral Director              
Larry Wyatt – Ensembles         
1/19   4:30 – 5:30 p.m.   Room 006

Career Skills for Singers       
Janet Hopkins – Voice                                           
1/21   lesson times   Room 223

Careers in Orchestration and Arranging             
John Rogers – Composition    
1/21   11:40 a.m. – 12:55 p.m.   Room 214

String Music Education in Action!                       
Gail Barnes – Education         
1/21   4:30 – 6:30 p.m.   String Project Bldg.

Learn Your Lines and Don't Trip Over the Furniture:
An Exploration of Self-Created Obstacles to Success
Christopher Berg – Guitar
1/22   6:30 – 7:30 p.m.   Room 006

Careers in Music Education  
Jeremy Lane – Education       
1/23   8:30 – 9:20 a.m.   Room 006

C.P.E. Bach and G. P. Telemann in the Publishing Marketplace
Ellen Exner – Musicology       
1/23  10:05 – 11:20 a.m.   Room 210

Composers as Impresarios: The Bach-Abel Concert Series in London   
Ellen Exner – Musicology       
1/23  11:40 a.m. – 12:55 p.m.   Room 210

The Business of Opera           
Ellen Douglas Schlaefer – Opera                          
1/23   3:50 – 5:50 p.m.   Room 040

 Launching a Conducting Career                          
Scott Weiss – Conducting       
1/23   7:00 – 8:00 p.m.   Room 232

The "Other" Careers of Music Theorists             
John McKay – Theory                                         
1/24   9:40 – 10:30 a.m.   Room 214

What Do Music Theorists Do?
Jenkins, Bain, McKay – Theory
1/24  1:10-2:00 p.m.   Room 210                          

Composition Seminar - Opportunities for Composers                
John Rogers, Reginald Bain, Jesse Jones – Composition            
1/24   2:30 – 4:00 p.m.   Room 210

Advocating for Your Art By Engaging Your Audience      
Jennifer Parker-Harley, Rebecca Nagel, Michael Harley, Clifford Leaman – Woodwinds
1/27   1:10 – 2 p.m.   Room 006

Matthew Smith - Career Options in the Real World                    
Brad Edwards – Brass              
1/27   1:10 – 2 p.m.   Room 006

Defining Careers in Jazz: Play Jazz, Pay Rent, Plan Future (Guest Roger Pemberton)
Bryson Borgstedt – Jazz           
1/27   12:20 – 12:50 p.m.   Room 016

Career Strategies for Violinists                           
Rebecca Hunter, Neil Casey – Strings                   
1/27   1:10 – 2:00 p.m.   Room 112

Defining Careers in Jazz: Play Jazz, Pay Rent, Plan Future (Guest Reggie Sullivan) 
Bryson Borgstedt – Jazz           
1/27  2:20 – 2:50 p.m.   Room 106

What’s in Your Toolbox?
Tina Stallard
1/27 – 1/30 during applied lessons   Room 329;
Group follow-up in master class
2/3  1:10 – 1:40 p.m.  Room 210

Innovative Event Design       
David Cutler – Entrepreneurship                            
1/28  10:05 – 11:20 a.m.   Room 106

How to be an Effective Adjudicator                     
Sara Ernst – Keyboard           
1/28   10:05 – 11:20 a.m.   Room 112

MUSC 572 Advanced Audio Topics: Large Sound System Design and Tuning
Jeff Francis
1/28   1:15 – 2:30 p.m.   Koger Center for the Arts

Earn $3,000–5,000 This Summer With Your Music
David Cutler – Entrepreneurship                            
1/30   10:05 – 11:20 a.m.   Room 106

Career Conditions for Musicians in Cuba: Surprising Findings
Sonia Jacobsen – Ethnomusicology                     
1/30   11:40 a.m. – 12:55 p.m.   Room 232

Are You Ready for the Real World?                      
Janet Hopkins – Voice                                           
2/1   1:10-1:40 p.m.   String Project Bldg

Trumpet Career Issues           
James Ackley – Brass                                            
3/24   1:10-2 p.m.   Room 334