Hawaii’s performing arts scene encompasses creative expression in music, dance, and theatre. I still took lessons, but with little peer interaction in music I lost interest. Irish traditional music includes many kinds of songs, including drinking songs, ballads and laments, sung unaccompanied or with accompaniment by a variety of instruments. The best part of any music is that it keeps on changing with the changing generation with a couple of alterations in the pattern and stimulus.
Many graduates also pursue careers as private music teachers or as church musicians. Programs range from networking and regional arts and cultural infrastructure development to neighborhood revitalization, outreach and collaborative projects that proactively address community changes.
This area looks at developing your skills in music theory, aural skills, sight-reading, voice and keyboards. Jazz vocalist, composer, songwriter and collaborator Becca Stevens (HS ’02) came to the University of North Carolina School of the Arts her junior year of high school to study classical guitar.
The Cornish music department is a laboratory for creativity, innovation, and experimentation—regardless of genre. It is also offered as a minor and as a performance concentration option for the Bachelor of Music degree. In the Master of Arts in Music Performance / Conducting Wind Instruments / Brass Band Conducting the students reach artistic maturity.
We are happy to announce the new Student Portfolio website which showcases student work from all areas of the Department of Art and Music. Clinic, Workshops, The Arts Music Store continues to promote music education by means of exciting events in our store. Your contributions will make the Fine and Performing Arts come to life for so many children and families within our community.