Department of Music:
Internet Resources

 

General

  • Artslynx International Arts Resources, including arts advocacy and arts in education
  • New York Foundation for the Arts puts New York artists, donors, and audiences in touch with each other. Provides artists with grant information and other funding sources.
  • Artjob.com -- available to students and alumni. E mail or see Lori for our password.
  • The New York Public Library for the Performing Arts Guide to Research Collections in Dance, Music, and Theatre
  • Arts-Accredit.org: Accrediting agencies for arts programs in colleges and universities: National Association of Schools of Art and Design, National Association of Schools of Dance, National Association of Schools of Music, National Association of Schools of Theatre.

 

 

Music

  • Music Search Engines from Beaucoup! Many search engines geared to a variety of music specializations.
  • College Music Society National professional organization of music educators at college level
  • American Musicological Society The AMS is a non-profit organization to advance research in the various fields of music as a branch of learning and scholarship. Professor Anne-Marie Reynolds hosted a regional conference at Geneseo in 2002.
  • Society of Composers, Inc National professional organization of composers. Professor Anneliese Weibel will host a regional conference at Geneseo in April 2004.
  • MENC the National Association for Music Education. Although Geneseo does not offer a Music Ed degree, some students continue into music ed programs after graduation.

 

 

Musical Theatre

All of the following auditions are for Non-Equity work, both summer stock and regular season. They all audition large numbers of performers and provide interviews for design/tech jobs. Many have a history of gaining our current and former students employment.

  • Straw Hat Auditions for summer stock companies
  • NETC New England Theatre Conference; auditions/interviews for both summer stock and regular season
  • SETC South Eastern Theatre Conference: auditions in fall and spring for both summer stock and regular season. Big dance audition in spring.
  • URTA the University/Resident Theatre Association is the main audition/interview forum for graduate schools, and they also hold central auditions for some resident theatres. They hold February auditions in NYC, Chicago, and LA which many grad schools' representatives attend. Current students must first present auditions for the Geneseo performance faculty and receive a written nomination to attend URTA auditions.
  • Backstage.com The New York periodical's online version lets you search for auditions by selecting regions, not just NYC. For some services you need to subscribe; see copies in Brodie 102.