This course will explore the process of successfully developing and maintaining an independent applied music studio. Students will explore the pedagogical, pragmatic, and entrepreneurial aspects of the private instruction business, applicable to both instrumental and voice disciplines. Concepts discussed will include aesthetic analysis of student performances, teaching methods, learning styles, curriculum, studio technology, professional associations, policies, resume-writing, and business practices. This course meets General Education Core Goal 7: Aesthetic Sensibility and the Arts.
Last Updated: 01/24/2014