Music Department


Dr. Peter Askim Directs Next Festival of Emerging Artists

NC State's Director of Orchestral Studies, Dr. Peter Askim, spent his summer vacation hard at work directing the Next Festival for Emerging Artists, an intense music festival for young professional string players that he founded.

Power Sound of the South Feature airs on Dave Doeren Show

On Sunday, September 6th, The Dave Doeren Show aired a four minute video featuring footage of the marching band from Saturday's victory over Troy University. Watch the video here, which includes interviews with Dr. Paul Garcia and Assistant Band Director Chris Branam.

Dr. Gary Beckman and Arts Entrepreneurship featured in the Technician

Early in Fall 2015, Dr. Beckman was interviewed about his background, what Arts Entrepreneurship is, and shares several success stories with the student paper.