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Music Faculty, Jazz Piano  "MSU is unique because students get one-on-one interaction with their professors, who are accomplished artists in the region and abroad.  Many larger schools can't offer this kind of attention.  At MSU, we don't allow students to fall by the wayside.  Instead, we help foster their musical growth and artistic development by coming alongside them in classes, rehearsals, and lessons, in ways that faculty at other institutions can't.  I love it here at MSU, and I think you will too!"

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Music - Minor in Traditional Music

Program Info

The Minor in Traditional Music Studies provides for the study of traditional music as related to the creative cultural interaction in Appalachia that has produced a wealth of distinctive styles of music. As it relates to The Kentucky Center for Traditional Music at Morehead State University, “traditional” music includes Bluegrass, Old Time, Country, Ballad Singing, Blues, Celtic, Western Swing and many other related forms. The music with which we are most involved stems from, or is influenced by the music that is identified with our southern Appalachian mountain region.

All curriculum information for this program can be found by selecting the "Curriculum Map" tab above.

Last updated 10 April 2014

Accreditations

National Association of Schools of Music-NASM

National accrediting body for institutions offering degree programs in music.

Minor in Traditional Music
Music
Career activities for music professionals are widely varied and often intertwined.  Most practitioners of this art form have a combination of facets to their professional activities.
Address:

Kentucky Center for Traditional Music
185 East First Street
Morehead, KY 40351

Web:  http://www.moreheadstate.edu/kctm

Primary Phone: 606.783.9001
FAX: 606.783.9108

E-mail: ndkiser@moreheadstate.edu

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Music Education Major, Pickerington, OH "I like MSU because the small campus atmosphere suits me wonderfully. Coming from a big city to MSU makes me feel relaxed and secluded. The music faculty are the best, and they always strive to do whatever they can to help you grow as a musician."

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