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KU School of Music welcomes Clifford Madsen, Distinguished Professor of Music at Florida State University, to campus

Tuesday, November 25, 2014

LAWRENCE – Clifford Madsen, Distinguished Professor of Music at Florida State University will visit the University of Kansas School of Music on Thursday, Dec. 4, 2014.

Madsen will hold three lectures in Murphy Hall, which are free and open to the public. They include REC 100, from 10 a.m. – 10:50 a.m. in room 130; Research Methods from 11 a.m. – 12:15 p.m. in room 402; and an open lecture from 4:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. in room 575.

Madsen, a Robert O. Lawton Distinguished Professor of Music, is Coordinator of Music Education/Music Therapy/Contemporary Media and teaches in the areas of music education, music therapy, research, and psychology of music. He serves on various international and national editorial and research boards and is widely published throughout scholarly journals in music education and therapy.

In addition, he has authored and co-authored many books and is perhaps best known for Teaching/Discipline: A Positive Approach for Educational Development, Experimental Research in Music, Competency Based Music Education, Applications of Research in Music Behavior, and Vision 2020: The Housewright Symposium on the Future of Music Education.

Dr. Madsen received bachelors and masters degrees from Brigham Young University and the Ph.D. from The Florida State University. He was appointed to the FSU faculty in 1961.

For more information about Clifford Madsen visit: http://www.cliffordmadsen.com.  

For more information, contact the KU School of Music at 785-864-3436 or visit www.music.ku.edu



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