Millikin Music Business program designed to prep students for a career in today's music industry
The following article comes from the Summer 2021 edition of Blue Review, Millikin University's Family Magazine
Students learn to compose, produce and perform like rock stars
A new generation of up-and-coming musicians and performers visited Millikin University's campus in July to get a glimpse of the band life as part of the First Gig Rock and Roll Camp.
"Music can bring us all together and continues to serve as an important and relevant factor in our lives."
First Gig Rock and Roll Camp to be held July 19-24
A Millikin University youth summer music program is back this summer and ready to welcome a new generation of up-and-coming musicians and performers. The First Gig Rock and Roll Camp will take place in July, giving young musicians the opportunity to immerse themselves in discovering and performing a distinct music genre.
Dr. Mark Tonelli to teach courses in jazz ensemble, jazz guitar and music entrepreneurship
The U.S. Department of State and the Fulbright Foreign Scholarship Board has honored Dr. Mark Tonelli, assistant professor of applied guitar and coordinator of the Guitar Studies Program at Millikin University, with a Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program award to Brazil for the 2021-22 academic year.
"We are just trying to keep it real for everyone and create opportunities."
Millikin to offer Bachelor of Science and Bachelor of Arts in Music Business starting Fall 2021
The Millikin University School of Music is pleased to announce new undergraduate degree offerings for a Bachelor of Science and a Bachelor of Arts in Music Business with a planned offering in fall 2021. Students are automatically admitted into the program upon admittance to the University; an audition is not required for admission.
Hollis Prize Competition features performances from Top Music Performing Students
Millikin University's Hollis Prize is the highest award that may be received by a student instrumentalist or vocalist within the School of Music. Following a one-year hiatus due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Hollis Prize competition returned in a virtual format with a livestream broadcast on April 10.
School of Music Finalists compete for prestigious prize
Following a one-year hiatus due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Millikin University School of Music's annual Hollis Prize competition will return in a virtual format with two livestream broadcasts.