Friday, October 27, 2017
Do you know of an aspiring high school student who is considering music as a major in college?
Encourage your high school students to register for the Aspiring Music Majors Program that will be held at the Wisconsin State Music Conference on Friday, October 27. This special one-day program will introduce high school sophomores, juniors and seniors to the world of music at the post-secondary level. Students will have the opportunity to visit music representatives from Wisconsin’s universities and colleges, take in special conference sessions, performances and exhibits, and get advice from current music majors.
Purpose/Goal of Aspiring Music Major Program:
a. Provide sophomores, juniors and seniors who have an interest in pursuing music as a college music major with the opportunity to participate in the state’s largest music conference.
b. Workshops led by some of our state and national leaders and speakers.
c. Visit with music representatives from Wisconsin’s universities and colleges.
d. Visit the exhibits where you will see the latest in instruments, music and technology.
Online registration through Tuesday, October 18: $13/student
On-site registration: $20/student
Attendance (valued at $65) is sponsored by Conn-Selmer & Wisconsin Music Stores. Parents may accompany if they wish; no additional charge.
8:00 am Check-in/On-site Registration Grand Terrace, Monona Terrace
8:30 am Welcome and Orientation
9:15 – 4:00 pm Sessions
WSMA State Honors Jazz Ensemble Concert
Performing Group Concerts
Visit the Exhibits
*Lunch is on your own. Please see the dining guide for dining suggestions.