School of Visual & Performing Arts

Department of Music

Colonial For a Day

Click here to sign up for the Colonial For a Day program

As a prospective music student, you are encouraged to spend a day following the schedule of a WCSU Music student. The Colonial For a Day program provides the opportunity to sit in on classes and rehearsals, meet our faculty and current music students, eat lunch as a guest of the Department of Music in The Campus Center Westside Marketplace, and get a feel for life on campus.

Pre-set schedules have been created to make the most of your time here.  Please submit the Colonial For a Day Request Form by clicking here.  You will receive a confirmation via email, along with further instructions. Please note you must submit the form at least three weeks in advance of your visit. Any forms received after this point will only be considered if there is availability.

Dates available to schedule a visit:

All prospective students who wish to visit in Spring 2019 may do so the following weeks:  2/4/19 – 2/8/19; 3/4/19 – 3/8/19 and 4/8/19 – 4/12/19

Colonial For a Day visits will not be scheduled during the summer, on weekends,  Fridays or on the following WCSU holidays:

Recommended days for visiting by area

On these days, you will have the best opportunities to sit in on our ensembles and various course offerings. A typical day will be from 8am to 4pm. We also invite you to check out School of Visual and Performing Arts event page to see if there’s a performance that could coincide with your visit. If you would like a pair of complimentary tickets to an event please email Laura Piechota.

 

Music Performance – Vocal –  Monday

8:00 AM MUS 115 VPAC 328 Dr. Callaghan
9:00 AM MUS 109 VPAC 329 Dr. O’Grady
10:00 AM MUS 126 VPAC 320 Dr. Larsen
11:00 AM Chamber / Lunch VPAC 320
12:00 PM Chamber / Lunch
1:00 PM Convocation Hagman
2:00 PM Chamber Singers VPAC 108 Dr. Isaacs
3:30 PM University Choir VPAC 108 Dr. Voth

 

Music Performance – Strings –  Monday

8:00 AM MUS 115 VPAC 328 Dr. Callaghan
9:00 AM MUS 109 VPAC 329 Dr. O’Grady
10:00 AM MUS 126 VPAC 320 Dr. Larsen
11:00 AM Chamber / Lunch
12:00 PM Chamber / Lunch
1:00 PM Convocation Hagman
2:00 PM Orchestra Hagman Dr. Jimenez

 

Jazz Studies – Thursday

8:00 AM MUS 115 VPAC 328 Dr. Isaacs
9:00 AM MUS 109 VPAC 328 Dr. O’Grady
10:00 AM MUS 321 VPAC 108 Dr. Isaacs
11:00 AM Jazz Improv VPAC 113 Mr. Begian
12:00 PM Lunch
2:00 PM Jazz Orchestra VPAC 113 Mr. Begian
3:30 PM Jazz Ensemble VPAC 113 Mr. Doiron

 

Music Education/ Music Performance Instrumental – Thursday

8:00 AM MUS 115 VPAC 328 Dr. Callaghan
9:00 AM MUS 109 VPAC 328 Dr. O’Grady
10:00 AM MUS 321 VPAC 108 Dr. Isaacs
11:00 AM MED 312 VPAC 328 Mr. Doiron
12:00 PM Lunch VPAC 108 TBD
1:00 PM Masterclass / Chamber music TBD
3:30 PM MUS 296 VPAC 113 Mr. Doiron
5:00 PM Symphonic Band – for students that wish to stay Hagman Mr. Doiron

 

Music Education Vocal – Thursday

8:00 AM MUS 115 VPAC 328 Dr. Callagahan
9:00 AM MUS 109 VPAC 328 Dr. O’Grady
10:00 AM MUS 321 VPAC 108 Dr. Isaacs
11:00 AM MED 312 VPAC 328 Mr. Doiron
12:00 PM Lunch VPAC 108 TBD
1:00 PM Masterclass / Chamber music TBD
2:00 PM Chamber Singers VPAC 108 Dr. Isaacs
3:30 PM University Choir VPAC 108 Dr. Voth

 

Audio and Music Production – Friday

8:00 AM MUS 209 VPAC 329 Dr. Isaacs
9:00 AM MUS 211 VPAC 329 Mr. Begian
10:00 AM Studio Harmony VPAC 329 Mr. Dzubak
11:00 AM MUS 300 VPAC 320 Dr. O’Grady
12:00 PM Lunch
1:00 PM Observe in recording studio VPAC 214 TBD