2021 Summer Band Director Workshop TBD (on the campus of Illinois State University)
This workshop will feature practical sessions on conducting, marching band, instrument pedagogy, and a range of other topics including Illinois State University faculty and well-known directors from around the state. Participants will have the opportunity to earn ISBE professional development hours. For additional information, please contact Phillip Hash at email@example.com or 309-438-8372.
Graduate Course Offerings for Summer (2021)
The Master of Music Education degree is offered in a fully online format. Questions about the degree should be directed to David Snyder at firstname.lastname@example.org.
*MUS 473: Psychology of Music Learning (3 credit hrs.) Instructor: Rachel Grimsby June 14-July 9 (online) Detailed study of topics concerning differential music behavior and perception. Includes the mechanics of hearing, music memory, learning, and perception.
MUS 459: Applications of Systematic Research Methods to Music (3 credit hrs.) Instructor: Phil Hash June 14-July 9 (online) Systematic research methods in music applied to individualized descriptive and experimental music research topics and critical evaluation of music research.
*MUS 395: Music Styles of the Romantic Period (3 credit hrs.) Instructor: Allison Alcorn June 14-July 9 (online) An analytic inquiry into the compositional techniques evidenced in selected, representative works by major composers of the period.
*Required course in Masters of Music Education degree (fully online)