Eastman School of Music Hosts 2017 Music College Fair

September 20, 2017

More Information:
For Media Only: Rick Kessel (585-274-1052, rkessel@esm.rochester.edu)

or Christina Crispin, 585-274-1201, ccrispin@esm.rochester.edu

 

The Eastman School of Music, in collaboration with Ithaca College and The Juilliard School, is presenting the 12th annual Music College Fair in Upstate New York on Thursday, September 28, from 5 to 7 p.m. in Cominsky Promenade, on the second floor of the Eastman School of Music, and on the balcony level of Kodak Hall at Eastman Theatre. High school and college students who are interested in studying music will have the opportunity to meet one-on-one with admissions representatives from 65 of the top colleges, universities, conservatories, summer programs, festivals, and other pre-college programs from across the United States and beyond. A presentation and Q&A on “Applying to Music Schools” will also be held from 3 to 4 p.m. the same day in Hatch Recital Hall.

In addition to the Eastman School, Ithaca College, and The Juilliard School, other institutions that will be represented at this event include: Boston University, Carnegie Mellon University School of Music, Cleveland Institute of Music, Indiana University Jacobs School of Music, Manhattan School of Music, McGill University’s Schulich School of Music, The New England Conservatory, Northwestern University, San Francisco Conservatory of Music, SUNY Fredonia, Rice University, Frost School of Music at University of Miami, University of Michigan School of Music, Theatre & Dance, and many others.

Admission is free and there is no need for attendees to pre- register, although those with special needs are encouraged to contact the Eastman School’s Office of Admission in advance at 585-274-1201.

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

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