Festivals and Workshops Overview

3rd Annual WSU Summer String Camp for Junior High and High School Students - June 30-July 3, 2014

June 30 - July 3, 2014

Dr. Franklin Cox franklin.cox@wright.edu

Bob Becker Xylophone Soloist Seminar - July 21-26, 2014

The Bob Becker Xylophone Seminar is an opportunity to improve your technique, develop your feeling for style, and explore some exciting approaches to ragtime improvisation.  The one-week course at Wright State University in Dayton, OH, will include lectures, listening sessions, technique and improvisation classes, ensembles and concerts.  In addition there will be performances by outstanding professionals as well as a final show featuring Mr. Becker and each of the students.

For more information, contact Jerry Noble at gerald.noble@wright.edu

The NEW Mad River Vocal Arts Festival - October 5 & 6, 2014

The Wright State University School of Music is proud to host THE NEW MAD RIVER VOCAL ARTS FESTIVAL on October 5 and 6, 2014! This two-day event features a highly select honor choir composed of high school singers from all over the state and region!  Students will gather for two days of rehearsal, concerts, and fun, and will have an opportunity to perform in Wright State University's newly renovated Schuster Hall.

If you’ve been to Mad River before, here’s some exciting changes!

  • Lower registration fees!
  • No music to purchase!
  • No advanced preparation!
  • More singers from each school allowed!
  • Festival conducted by Dr. Hank Dahlman and other WSU choral and voice faculty!

For more information, contact Dr. Hank Dahlman at hank.dahlman@wright.edu

Reeds Festival - November 22, 2014

For more information, contact Bill Jobert at william.jobert@wright.edu

Tri-State Honor Band - February 19-21, 2015

For more information, contact Dr. David Booth at david.booth@wright.edu