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January 9, 2021 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
High school students can begin their college exploration process with this event led by HBMS Dean Christopher Kenniff. Hear from guest speaker, Barbra Weidlein, an expert in university, conservatory, and liberal arts music programs, as well as a panel of HB alumni who will share their experiences studying music in college. The alumni panel will answer questions such as “What do I know now that I wish I knew when I was making the decision to study music in college;” and “What do prospective students need to know about the student experience at a college, conservatory, or university.”
Special Guest Speaker: Barbra Weidlein, Director, MajoringInMusic.com
Ms. Weidlein will share ways in which students may keep music in one’s life after high school including majoring, minoring, double majoring in music; encouraging lifelong engagement in music however one moves forward; how to figure out if majoring in music is the right way to proceed (including the value of summer music programs); careers in music including and beyond performance; skills music majors gain and how they are transferable to other careers; as well as other topics of interest.