Bluegrass, Old Time, and Country Music Studies Minor Program Information
Bluegrass, Old Time, and Country Music Studies
P.O. Box 70435
Phone: (423) 439-7072
Web Address: www.etsu.edu/cas/das/bluegrass/
Ron Roach, Ph.D., Chair
222 Nicks Hall
P.O. Box 70556
Dan Boner, Director
304D Memorial Hall (Brooks Gym)
The Bluegrass, Old Time, and Country Music Studies minor is a 21 credit program consisting of an 18 credit core and 3 credits of guided electives chosen in consultation with the Bluegrass advisor. The program is designed for those who wish to work toward a full-time or part-time career in music and also for those with other career ambitions but who seek to enrich their lives through music. A student wishing to pursue a minor in Bluegrass, Old Time, and Country Music Studies needs to declare his or her intention at the earliest opportunity in order to facilitate planning.
Admission to the Minor
Any student seeking admission to the minor must be advised by a bluegrass, old time, and country music program advisor, who will assist the student in planning a course of study. Minors must follow procedures for band classes, individual instruction, and progression standards, as outlined below.