Sponsored by Conn-Selmer, White House of Music, Heid Music, Ward Brodt, Leithold Music, Voigt Music Center, Schmitt Music, West Music and Brass Bell Music Store
Friday, October 25, 2019
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 on Friday at the Wisconsin State Music Conference. 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.
(Opens in September)
Cost: Full details coming in May
Online registration through October 15
On-site registration October 25
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
8:30-8:45 am Welcome
8:45 – 4:00 pm Sessions & Exhibits*
A variety of opportunities created exclusively for aspiring music majors and their parents including a collegiate panel, conference sessions, Destination Music exhibit game, Financial Planning for College (Parent Session), featured speaker sessions sponsored by Conn-Selmer, and more!
*Each student registrant will be given a voucher to each lunch at Monona Terrace concessions. Parents may purchase food on-site or at one of the area restaurants. Please see the dining guide for dining suggestions.
Please take our end-of-day survey after attending the program on Friday!
(Opens in September)