Eastman School Hosts 6th Annual Upstate NY Music College Fair

October 25, 2011

More Information:
For Media Only: Helene Snihur (585-274-1057, hsnihur@esm.rochester.edu)

The Eastman School of Music, in conjunction with Ithaca College and The Juilliard School, is presenting the sixth annual Music College Fair in Upstate New York at the Eastman School on Thursday, Nov. 3, from 5 to 7 p.m.  Top colleges from around the country will have representatives throughout two connected locations at Eastman, the Cominsky Promenade and Kodak Hall balcony. 

High school and college students who are considering schools with programs in music will have the opportunity to meet one-on-one with admissions representatives from approximately 70 of the top colleges, universities, conservatories, summer programs, festivals, and other pre-college educational institutions with specialized programs in music from across the United States. 

A question-and-answer session on the college admissions process will be held at 2 p.m. in Hatch Recital Hall in the Eastman East Wing for prospective students, families, and teachers. 

In addition to the Eastman School, Ithaca College, and The Juilliard School, other institutions who will have representatives at the Music College Fair include Baldwin-Wallace Conservatory of Music, Carnegie Mellon School of Music, Cleveland Institute of Music, Houghton College,  Indiana University Jacobs School of Music, Interlochen Center for the Arts, San Francisco Conservatory of Music, SUNY Potsdam, Syracuse University College of Visual & Performing Arts, University of Miami Frost School of Music, University of Michigan School of Music, Theater & Dance, Yale School of Music, and many others. 

Admission is free and there is no need for attendees to register, although any attendees with special needs are encouraged to contact the Eastman School’s Office of Admission in advance at 585-274-1060. 

More information about the event, including a schedule of activities, directions, and a list of exhibiting schools may be found online at https://www.esm.rochester.edu/admissions/college-fair/.  

 

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