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Music Major Day

Music Major Day

October 13, 2014 | 9:00 AM - 10:00 PM | Location: Pew Fine Arts Center

Music Major Day gives you the OPPORTUNITY to meet with faculty members and have lunch with our current music majors to learn more about MUSIC AND LIFE at Grove City College. You’ll have the opportunity to PARTICIPATE in the class of your choice, plus the ensemble of your choice – band, choir or orchestra. If you’re unable to attend one of the following audition dates: Nov. 1, Nov. 8, Jan. 31, 2015 or Feb. 16, 2015 (Presidents Day) and you’re a high school senior, you can make arrangements to AUDITION during Music Major Day.

Registration is required. Click HERE to register.​ Or call 724-458-2100 today.

Music Major Day Schedule
9 a.m.
     Registration in PFAC Lobby (Coffee and pastries)
9:30 a.m.
     Welcome by President McNulty           
     Overview of the Day and Brief Presentation of Curriculum
10 a.m.
     Meetings by area to discuss programs and offerings (Parents and Students)
          o Instrumental – Brass/Percussion/Strings/Woodwind       
          o Piano/Organ               
          o Voice                     
11:00 a.m.
     Seniors take Music Theory Screening   
     Underclassmen and Parents:        
          Financial Aid Presentation
          Q&A with current GCC Music Majors in Arnold Recital Hall
12 p.m.
     Students: Lunch with current GCC Music students
     Parents: Lunch with GCC Faculty
1 p.m.
     Observe the Class of your choice: (parents are welcome to attend)
          o Dr. Drake – Literature of Music
          o Dr. Konzen – Composition
          o Dr. Munson – Civ/Arts
          o Mrs. Paparone – Music Education Class
          o Mr. Tedford – String Methods
2 p.m.
     Seniors: Auditions (please call to schedule a specific time)
     Underclassmen and Parents: Explore the Bookstore and Student Union
3 p.m.
     Choral Rehearsal with GCC Students and Faculty
          o Chapel Choir           
4 p.m.
     Instrumental Rehearsal with GCC Students and Faculty
          o Symphonic Orchestra       
5:30 p.m.
     Dinner in Pew Memorial Room
     Entertainment provided by GCC Music Department Small Ensembles

Students interested in scheduling an interview with Admissions should contact the Admissions Office directly and can schedule during any event throughout this day.