The College of Music is announces recipients of the Ernst von Dohnányi Citation of Excellence and the Ella Scoble Opperman Citation for Distinguished Achievement. The awards were presented to alums Robert and Diana Spradling by College of Music Dean Patricia Flowers on Thursday, October 24, 2013.
Bruce Holzman, Professor and Director of Guitar studies at Florida State University since 1972, received the GFA’s Artistic Achievement award during a ceremony on Sunday, June 30, 2013 as part of the Guitar Foundation of America’s 40th International Convention and Competition in Louisville, Kentucky.
The Florida State University College of Music recently celebrated its 16th biennial Festival of New Music, featuring guest composer Zhou Long, winner of the 2011 Pulitzer prize for music.
The College of Music welcomes alumna Dr. Patricia J. Flowers as the next dean of the Florida State College of Music.
David Cutler, Director of Music Entrepreneurship at the University of South Carolina, Columbia, spoke with College of Music during his October 5 and 6th residency on campus. Rachel Roberts, who directs the Music Entrepreneurship program at the New England Conservatory of Music, will be the next speaker on the topic of music entrepreneurship.