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Music Ed Programs

Discussion in 'Miscellaneous [DB]' started by asparagustus, Oct 22, 2005.

  1. What are the best universities for Music Education?
  2. Aaron Saunders

    Aaron Saunders

    Apr 27, 2002
    McGill University in Montreal has a pretty awesome music education program.
  3. Freddels

    Freddels Musical Anarchist

    Apr 7, 2005
    Sutton, MA
    North Texas has a great program.
  4. Thanks, guys.

    Montreal is a new one to me....

    I've heard that North Texas is good, but more focused on jazz. Is that true?

    What have y'all heard about TSU? It's my second choice at the moment, but I don't really know a whole lot about the bass prof./ orch. director.
  5. Freddels

    Freddels Musical Anarchist

    Apr 7, 2005
    Sutton, MA
    NT does have a large jazz program but that is just a part of the whole music school. As a bassist there are two great bass profs there (Lynn Seaton and Jeff Bradetich). Here is a link to the music ed dept:

    I don't know anything about TSU.
  6. jvillarreal


    Oct 7, 2002
    Tulsa, OK
    asparagustus - UT Austin music ed department is great! My wife just graduated from it and could tell you a whole lot more about it than me. If going into public school teaching is your thing, then check it out... the faculty is amazing. The UT String Project also provides good hands-on experience.
  7. Thank you to those who responded! I'll definitely look into those schools.