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Join us for our 2020–21 Virtual Information Sessions!

Contact George Palton at georgepalton@depauw.edu with any questions.

DePauw Jazz Improvisation Clinic with Steve Snyder

Interested in music? How about Jazz? What do you know about the blue?

Join us for an improvisation workshop focused on the blues, blues chords, blues forms, and improvisation in general.

"The Healing Power of Music" with Eric Schmidt

Have you ever met someone that does not like to listen to music? Has music ever sent shivers down your spine or even made you cry? Did you notice that music exists in every culture around the world?

Somehow humans seem to need music – why is that? How can music have such an impact on our emotions? How is it possible that music is one of the best tools that hospitals have to help people regain the ability to walk or to speak after a brain injury?

Music has superpowers! Don’t believe me? Join our workshop to learn more.

Your Life of Music: DePauw Music Information Session

Take the leap into making a life of music! This interactive session features a discussion with our major ensemble conductors: Craig Paré (University Bands), Eric Schmidt (University Choirs), Orcenith Smith (Symphony Orchestra), Steve Snyder (Jazz Ensemble), and George Palton (School of Music Admission). All students, regardless of major, are welcome to join to learn more about musical opportunities at DePauw.

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The Next Steps: School of Music Admission, Financial Aid, and Academic Advising

Ready to learn more about applying, auditioning, and academics? Join our DePauw School of Music and Financial Aid staff as they answer your questions related to the application and audition process, academic advising, degree programs, and financial aid. This session is open to students, parents, and family members.

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The Student Experience: A School of Music Student Roundtable

It’s time to meet your future classmates! Join our current School of Music students to hear about their experiences as a music major. This is your time to see yourself at DePauw.

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Life After DePauw: A Conversation with School of Music Alumni

Do you want to know about the DePauw experience or what you can do with your degree after graduation? Join our accomplished School of Music alumni as they reflect on their experiences as a student and how DePauw shaped their career paths.

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DePauw School of Music Guidance Counselor Open House

Are your students interested in a career in music? Perhaps they wish to perform or expand their creativity  while pursuing another field of study? Join us to learn more about the DePauw School of Music, auditions, music scholarships, and music’s role within the liberal arts.

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Q&A: How to Apply and Audition for the DePauw School of Music

Do you have questions about applying and auditioning at DePauw? Join our School of Music staff members who are here to help you with the audition process and technical needs!

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