The College of Arts and Architecture

School to Offer New Degree Option

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In addition to mastering their instruments, Penn State School of Music students will now have the option to delve deeper into the technological aspects of music, like digital recording, editing, and distribution.

Music performance is full of age-old rituals: clamping new reeds into clarinets, running bars of resin along violin bows, and ensuring instruments stay in tune and in tip-top shape. These traditions will never go away, but alongside music’s traditional world of pristine instruments, bright spotlights, and hushed recitals is a newer, digital one: the world of music technology.  Read more!