We offer three degrees: a Bachelor of Music (B. M.) in Performance with instrumental, vocal, and jazz emphases, a Bachelor of Music Education (B.M.E.) with choral and instrumental emphases, and a Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) in Music with concentrations in Composition, General Music, and Piano Pedagogy. Over the years, rock has become a catchall term for a wide range of popular music styles such as pop, country rock, doo-wop, surf music, folk rock, bubblegum music, jazz rock, psychedelic rock, funk, disco, glitter and glam rock, hard rock, heavy metal, punk rock, new wave, and alternative and underground rock.
Only the expressionists, among those mentioned here, were committed primarily to music, though Adorno, in particular, considered music and musicians always in interaction with their environments The aesthetic concept of play is virtually absent, except among such humanists as Maslow With Sartre , no less a humanist, the tone was one of responsibility.
Michael Rossato-Bennett is the Writer, Director and Producer of ALIVE INSIDE – winner of the 2014 Sundance Film Festival Audience Award for U.S. Documentary – and through film he strives to incite conversations that interrogate issues related to cultural consciousness.
He is widely regarded as one of the most individual composers of his generation, often working at a tangent to the musical mainstream and basing his compositional career around close collaborations with particular performers, including the instrumental groups the Ives Ensemble, KNM Berlin and Apartment House, and the vocal ensembles The Clerks and EXAUDI.
Music therapists assess emotional well-being, physical health, social functioning, communication abilities, and cognitive skills through musical responses; design music sessions for individuals and groups based on client needs using music improvisation, receptive music listening, song writing, lyric discussion, music and imagery, music performance, and learning through music; participate in interdisciplinary treatment planning, ongoing evaluation, and follow up.