Ohio University

String Division - Graduate

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The Ohio University string faculty is dedicated to training highly motivated string players to take their place with technical skill, musicianship, musicality, and entrepreneurship in today's highly competitive music profession. Our faculty are committed to providing dedicated individual attention, tailored to each student's unique needs. Students have ample performance opportunities in ensembles such as Symphony Orchestra, Campus Orchestra, Chamber music ensembles, and New Music Ensemble. Regular master classes, visiting artists, solo competitions and performance laboratory opportunities are an integral part of the curriculum. Students also have the opportunity to gain teaching experience through Athens Community Music School and its satellite programs.

The string division faculty are internationally recognized performers, clinicians and pedagogues. Many of our alumni hold faculty positions at colleges and universities, perform in various orchestras, are orchestra directors in public and private schools, and serve as independent string teachers.

Please contact String Division Chair for more information: strings@ohio.edu

String Division Faculty

Dr. Dawn Dongeun Wohn
Assistant Professor, Violin
String Division Chair

Dr. Jose Rocha
Assistant Professor of Instruction, Cello
Chair of String Pedagogy

Professor Stephanie Price
Adjunct Professor, Viola

Dr. Garry Wasserman
Adjunct Professor, Double Bass

Professor John Horne
Adjunct Professor, Guitar

Professor Steven Huang
Associate Professor
Director of Orchestral Activities

 

GRADUATE STRING AUDITION REQUIREMENTS [PDF]

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For additional information regarding audition requirements, please contact the String Division Chair:

String Division Chair
Dr. Dawn Dongeun Wohn
Assistant Professor, Violin and Viola
wohn@ohio.edu