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The Performing Arts Library is located at D-004 in the Center for the Performing Arts. Check our hours on our homepage.
The Performing Arts Library Colloquium Series explores a broad range of topics in music, theatre, and dance. We encourage participation from faculty, students, scholars, and community members. Contact library staff if you are interested in participating in the series.
Excellence in Research Awards, which include cash prizes, are available for undergraduate and graduate students. Click here for more details.
Spring 2014 Events
Thursday, April 17, 4-5:30pm
Panel Discussion on Autism and the Arts
Presenters: Michael B. Bakan, Lisa R. Audet, Juliann Dorff and Vonnie Michali
Moderator: Andrew Shahriari
Monday, April 28, 4:30-6:30pm
Beyond the University Walls: Undergraduate Perceptions About Initial Practicum Experiences in Choral Music Education
The Impact of Choral Participation on Undergraduate Men’s Chorus Members
Sitting on the Couch Jammin’ on Guitar: A Case Study of Learning the Guitar Informally
Wednesday, April 30, 4:30-6:00pm
Sound Before Symbol: The Effect of Aural Activities When Teaching Rhythmic Notation
Student Assessment in the Ohio Teacher Evaluation System (OTES): Is it improving instructional practices in the music classroom?
Factors That Affect Director Succession in a Music Education Program
Thursday, May 1st, 4:30-6:30pm
A Century of Evolution: General Music in Historical Context
Development, War, Influence: A historical review of the Ohio Music Education Association in its early days
From shape notes to round notes: The legacy of singing schools in Ohio
Friday, May 2nd, 2:30-4pm
The Experience of Diaspora: A Look at the African Diaspora in Brazil
Rosemary Heredos (Topic TBA)
Marsha Cole (Topic TBA)
Click here to view information on past events and speakers. Please use the tabs to navigate through the abstracts and bios of past presenters.