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Lunch & Learn Lecture Series: Suzi Mills: Connecting Students, Community & Visiting Artists through Cultural Music Pedagogy

August 2, 2017 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm


Susan W. Mills is Professor and Director of Music Education in the Hayes School of Music. Her teaching focuses on development of accessible music education that is relevant, balanced, and inclusive of both classical and folk music traditions. In 2014, Dr. Mills studied the role of diversity in Higher Education policy and curriculum in an American Council on Education (ACE) Fellowship. In 2010, she was awarded a Fulbright Fellowship for her work with Freedom and folkloric songs in South Africa, and she was a 2007 recipient of the Digital Sound Archives/Appalachian Music Fellowship of Berea College. Her most recent publication is “An Ethnography of a Southern Roots Music Community: Field, Swamp and Internet” in the book Contemporary Research in Music Learning Across the Lifespan.


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