The Graduate Program in Music will host the Jane Frazee Distinguished Scholar/Artist Series on Sunday, July 17.

Dr. Jackie Wiggins

Since 1990, 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 area.

The 2011 distinguished scholar-artist is Dr. Jackie Wiggins, professor of music education and chair of the Department of Music, Theater and Dance at Oakland University in Rochester, Mich. Wiggins’ presentation, “Scaffolding Musical Thinking and Learning,” will be held at 1 p.m. in Room 304, Murray-Herrick Campus Center. A reception will follow.

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