2015 MBU Music Majors Score in Top 3%

2015 MBU Music Majors Score in Top 3%

As part of the ongoing assessment of student learning at MBU, graduating music and music education majors take the Major Field Test in Music on a yearly basis.  This test evaluates the students’ knowledge in areas such as music fundamentals, music theory, listening comprehension, and music history, and is administered at universities across the country. [Continue Reading…]

Elly Ameling Master Class Reflections

Elly Ameling Master Class Reflections

Elly Ameling is an amazing vocal performer! I already knew this from listening to her recordings. But now, since attending her master classes on September 27th with a group from MBU I know Elly Ameling is also a fine vocal educator. Her inimitable song interpretations are based in solid vocal technique and well-developed aesthetic acuity. [Continue Reading…]

Brewer’s “Flight of the Bumblebee” and More

Brewer’s “Flight of the Bumblebee” and More

Nathan Brewer performed his clarinet recital in partial fulfillment of the requirements for a Bachelor’s Degree in Music Education. Brewer’s recital was prepared under the direction of Bethany Schultz.     Flight of the Bumblebee by Rimsky-Korsakov Concertino by Weber Poulenc Sonata for Clarinet and Piano Clarinet Quintet K.581 by Mozart Subscribers: click here to [Continue Reading…]