Since 1990, the College of Arts and Sciences Graduate Programs in Music Education has sponsored a summer seminar in which distinguished figures in music and arts education present their work to the community of music educators in the Twin Cities metro area.

Dr. Frank Abrahams

Dr. Frank Abrahams

This year, GPME will host the Jane Frazee Distinguished Scholar/Artist Seminar on Sunday, July 29.

The 2012 distinguished scholar-artist is Dr. Frank Abrahams, professor of music education and chair of the Music Education Department at Westminster Choir College of Rider University in Princeton, N.J. His presentation, “Critical Pedagogy for Music Education,” will take place from 1 to 4:30 p.m. in the James B. Woulfe Alumni Hall, Room 378B, Anderson Student Center. A reception will follow the presentation.

The event is free and open to the public. For more information visit the Jane Frazee Distinguished Scholar/Artist website.