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VANDERBILT UNIVERSITY, NASHVILLE Blair School of Music

Country:

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

State:

TENNESSEE

City:

NASHVILLE


Street Address:

2400 Blakemore Avenue, Nashville, Tennessee 37212, USA


Program:

Undergraduate program

Details:

Bachelor of Music. Four years. Concentrations in performance (classical, opera, fiddle, banjo, mandolin and dulcimer), theory, composition, electroacoustic composition, jazz studies, music history, ethnomusicology, music education.


Program:

Graduate program

Details:

Master of Education. In music education. Bachelor of Music/Master of Education. A five-year double degree program. Bachelor of Music/Master of Business Administration. Five years for this double degree.


Institution Notes:

An independent, privately supported university founded in 1873. The Blair School of Music was established in 1964 as a pre-college music school and has been affiliated with Vanderbilt University since 1981. It offers a thriving opera program. Alexander technique is available to students. The Blair School operates music programs for young children and adults culminating in a certificate of achievement. It also offers a Suzuki violin program. The library houses the Global Music Archive of largely African music, with a number of field recordings. Member of the National Association of Schools of Music.


Last Updated:

June 2020