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CONVERSE COLLEGE, SPARTANBURG Petrie School of Music

Country:

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

State:

SOUTH CAROLINA

City:

SPARTANBURG


Street Address:

Blackman Music Hall, 580 East Main Street, Spartanburg, South Carolina 29302, USA

Fax:

+1 864 596 9167


Program:

Undergraduate programs

Details:

Bachelor of Arts in Music. Four years. Concentrations in general music (performance, music history, theory, aural skills), musical theatre. A minor in arts management. Bachelor of Music. Four years. Concentrations in performance (classical, opera), composition, music education (with choral and instrumental conducting), music therapy. Bachelor of Musical Arts in Contemporary Music and Media. Four years. Studies in music technology, electronic theory and composition, recording techniques.


Program:

Graduate program

Details:

Master of Music. In performance, piano pedagogy, music education.


Program:

Other program

Details:

Certificate in Music Business and Technology.


Institution Notes:

A professional school of music in an independent liberal arts college for women. At graduate level it is co-educational. The College can trace its history back to 1889. The School of the Arts offers programs in art and design, theatre, dance and music. The music school runs the Converse Opera Theatre and has access to some fine performance spaces. It is an All-Steinway School. A preparatory program provides tuition in performance, ensemble and basic theory to young children and interested adults; some use is made of the Suzuki approach. Member of the National Association of Schools of Music.


Last Updated:

June 2020