Tuesday, November 17th, 7:30pm Faculty Concert Series: John Ross, guitar 20th Century Spain Works by Sainz de la Masa, Gerhard, Jose, and Falla
The Music Theory Placement is designed to evaluate your current abilities and vocabulary in order to begin with the correct music theory course. If you are planning to be a music major or minor, make sure you are in contact with the Music Theory Coordinator for access to the tests and an assessment of your skills.
Friday, November 13th, 4:00pm Paul Bowles, A Musical Friendship Carole Blankenship, soprano and Irene Herrmann, piano
Thursday, November 12th, 7:30pm Rhodes Chamber Music Concert Select student chamber ensembles will perform classical and contemporary works Tuthill Performance Hall/Hassell Hall
Tuesday, November 10th, 7:30pm Faculty Concert Series: Bob Sunda, bass Music is a Prayer
Julia Raine: The Forgotten Rose of Memphis
Rhodes Department of Music Is Accredited By NASM
The Rhodes College Department of Music is honored to have received important peer recognition, in being granted accreditation by the National Association of Schools of Music. Founded in 1924, NASM is an organization of schools, conservatories, colleges and universities with approximately 644 accredited institutional members. It establishes national standards for undergraduate and graduate degrees and other credentials.
National Endowment for the Arts Jazz Master Charles Lloyd and the Rhodes College Jazz Band will perform as part of Rhodes Night at the Levitt Shell in Overton Park on Oct. 3. Free and open to the public, the event begins at 6 p.m. and is sponsored by the college's Mike Curb Institute for Music, Memphis Center, and Urban Studies Program. The concert also will include a special appearance by Rhodes President William E. Troutt.
The Rhodes Music experience combines the best of the classroom, the practice room, and the real world through performing, internships, service, research and other opportunities in Memphis and beyond. Students can participate in all aspects of the music program while pursuing any major at Rhodes. The Department of Music is accredited by the National Association of Schools of Music (NASM). Students become skilled in the established musical community of Memphis. Our faculty consists of professional artists and first-rate researchers who are passionate and committed teachers.