Hugh Hodgson School of Music
Opened in fall 1995, the five-story Hodgson School of Music includes classrooms, computer labs, faculty studios and rehearsal spaces, as well as the 180-seat Edge Recital Hall and Dancz Hall, a black-box multimedia theater.
Robert G. Edge Recital Hall
The Robert G. Edge Recital Hall is a 180-seat multipurpose facility used for student recitals, applied seminars, large general education classes, theory and musicology classes, and faculty meetings. It is equipped with a projection screen to be used with portable video equipment for workshops. A movable stage curtain allows alteration of acoustics or visual change to the stage area. A control booth in the rear of the hall accommodates video/audio recording.
Dancz Hall, located in and managed by the Hugh Hodgson School of Music's Roger & Phyllis Dancz Center for New Music, is a black-box multimedia theater with theatrical lighting, flexible audience seating, 4.4 audio spatialization, and state-of-the-art communication capability with the three adjacent electronic music composition studios. It serves as the rehearsal space for the Contemporary Chamber Ensemble and is also used for solo and chamber ensemble performances involving new music and multimedia.
Hugh Hodgson Hall
Located directly next door to the School of Music, the Performing Arts Center presents a professional series of world-class artists in its two halls. The Performing Arts Center is also home to School of Music performances. Hugh Hodgson Hall accommodates 1,100 persons in festival style seating (seats surround the stage) and is used for solo artists, chamber ensembles, and symphony, band, and choral performances.
Ramsey Concert Hall
Located directly next door to the School of Music, the Performing Arts Center presents a professional series of world-class artists in its two halls. The Performing Arts Center is also home to School of Music performances. The 360-seat Ramsey Concert Hall is a traditional hall designed for solo recitals, chamber music concerts, and small choral concerts.
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