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The music department offers applied music study to both enrolled students and the general public. As part of their degree requirement, music majors take eight semesters of applied music for no additional fee. Non-majors, community members and music majors who have met their eight-semester lesson limit, can enroll in non-credit lessons for a fee through the music department.
All students receive a full semester of one-on-one instruction with a qualified teacher. All of our instructors are of the highest caliber and are working professionals in the music industry. For more information, please call Mary-Jo Grenfell, coordinator of applied music, at 978.542.6503.
Applied Music Faculty
|Bass||Nick Aparo, MA|
|Clarinet||Mary-Jo Grenfell, DA|
|Composition||Philip Swanson, DMA|
Jennifer Joray, MM
Raymond Gonzalez, MM (classical guitar)
|Horn||Dirk Hillyer, PhD|
|Jazz Guitar||Tony Wolff, BA|
|Mbira||Peter Kvetko, PhD|
|Percussion||Abraham Finch, MM|
Sanae Kanda, DMA
|Saxophone||Seychelle Dunn Corbin, MA|
|Sitar||Peter Kvetko, PhD|
|Tabla||Peter Kvetko, PhD|
|Trombone||Philip Swanson, DA|
|Trumpet||Robert Thorp, DMA|
|Tuba||Eric Goode, MM|
|Violin/Viola||Lisa Brooke, BFA|
|Voice||Tiffany Baxter, MM
Jean Danton, MM
Holly Zagaria, DMA