Graduate Assistantships in Wind Conducting

Michael and Anne Greenwood School of Music

Positions
Graduate Assistantships available to conduct and perform with the Oklahoma State University Bands.

Responsibilities
Service to the band area will include ensemble conducting, athletic bands, and general office procedures.

Stipends
Up to $10,451.00 per academic year, 32 credit hours of tuition waived for the master’s degree, and out-of-state tuition remission for any additional hours taken.

Qualifications
Bachelor’s Degree in Music and admission to the Graduate College. Previous teaching experience is preferred, but not required.

Degree
Master of Music in Conducting

Application
Applicants must audition / interview on campus. Admission to the Graduate College is required for consideration. Applications will be reviewed on a continuing basis until positions are filled. Early application is encouraged.

Oklahoma State University

The university, with approximately 25,000 students at the main campus in Stillwater, is located about 65 miles from Tulsa and Oklahoma City. The Greenwood School of Music has twenty-six full-time and twelve part-time faculty members and is accredited by the NASM. In addition to the Master of Music, the School offers the degrees of Bachelor of Music (with options in music education, performance, or business) and Bachelor of Arts. OSU is an equal opportunity affirmative action employer.

OSU Bands

Oklahoma State University Bands include the Wind Ensemble, Symphonic Band, Concert Band, Chamber Winds, Jazz Ensembles, the 300-member Cowboy Marching Band and two Spirit Bands. The Wind Ensemble has performed for conventions of the College Band Directors National Association, World Association for Symphonic Bands and Ensembles, Japan Band Clinic, British Association of Symphonic Bands and Wind Ensembles, National Band Association, Percussive Arts Society, Sonneck Society, and the Oklahoma Music Educators Association.

Students may find admission and application materials on the Michael and Anne Greenwood School of Music website at:
http://music.okstate.edu/prospective-students/graduate-studies

For more information, contact:

Dr. Joseph P. Missal, Director of Bands
Phone: (405) 744-6135
Email: joseph.missal@okstate.edu