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EAST TENNESSEE STATE UNIVERSITY, JOHNSON CITY Mary B Martin School of the Arts, Department of Music

Country:

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

State:

TENNESSEE

City:

JOHNSON CITY


Street Address:

206 Gilbreath Hall, 807 University Parkway, Johnson City, Tennessee 37614, USA

Postal Address:

PO Box 70661, Johnson City, Tennessee 37614-1700, USA

Fax:

+1 423 439 4645

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Program:

Undergraduate programs

Details:

Bachelor of Arts. Four years. Studies include performance (bluegrass, old time, country music, traditional instruments), songwriting, sound engineering, record production. Bachelor of Music. Four years. Concentrations in performance, jazz studies, music education (with choral and instrumental conducting). Minors in old-time music, Scottish and Irish traditional music (both taken through Department of Appalachian Studies).


Institution Notes:

The University was founded in 1911 as a teachers’ college. It gained its current name and status in 1963. The music department, an All-Steinway School, is housed in the Mathes Music Building, and is the only four-year institution in the USA with a program in bluegrass and country music, taken through the University's Department of Appalachian Studies. There is an East Tennessee Suzuki Flute Institute offering programs to interested children in the local community. Member of the National Association of Schools of Music.


Last Updated:

June 2020