Destination: Music - The definitive college music experience

Performer playing soprano sax in Cashen HallLooking for the definitive way to experience life as a student of Music? Do you wonder when the best Music scholarships are available? Wish you had a day off of school to see the University experience for yourself? If so, you're in the right place! This one-of-a-kind opportunity lets you get it all in one visit. Destination: Music is a day full of musical activities for prospective Music Majors. While here you will have the opportunity to attend mini-classes in Music Theory and Conducting, as well as sit in on our ensemble rehearsals and master classes in voice, woodwinds, brass, and percussion. Pianists will have the opportunity to participate in a piano workshop and/or experience a free mini piano lesson (available to those who plan to perform a piano audition).

 

Destination: Music is held on President's Day each year. This year's event is scheduled on

Monday, February 17, 2020

Most public schools are scheduled off on this day. Destination: Music is coordinated around the University's Scholarship Day - some students participate in both events.

Directions and Parking

Parking and registration are held at University Stadium: 1500 Lovvorn Rd Carrollton GA. There will be a shuttle to take students and parents to each of the areas on the schedule below.

Student Schedule

Time Event Location
8:00-9:15 AM Music Student Check In UWG Stadium
10:00-12:00 PM Class Sampler Humanities Building
11:00-2:00 PM Academic & Department Fair Campus Center
12:00-1:00 PM Lunch Campus Center
12:30-5:00 PM Auditions/Workshops/
Ensemble Rehearsals
Humanities Building
3:00-5:00 PM Bus leaves for Carroll County
Schools Performing Arts Center
Humanities Bus Stop
5:15 PM Bus returns to parking lot
at University Stadium
 
  • Time: 8:00-9:15 AM
    Event: Music Student Check In
    Location: UWG Stadium

  • Time: 10:00-12:00 PM
    Event: Class Sampler
    Location: Humanities Building

  • Time: 11:00-2:00 PM
    Event: Academic & Department Fair
    Location: Campus Center

  • Time: 12:00-1:00 PM
    Event: Lunch
    Location: Campus Center

  • Time: 12:30-5:00 PM
    Event: Auditions/Workshops/
    Ensemble Rehearsals
    Location: Humanities Building

  • Time: 3:00-5:00 PM
    Event: Bus leaves for Carroll County
    Schools Performing Arts Center
    Location: Humanities Bus Stop

  • Time: 5:15 PM
    Event: Bus returns to parking lot
    at University Stadium
    Location:  

Parent Schedule

Time Event Location
8:00-9:15 AM Music Student Check In UWG Stadium
10:00-10:30 AM Parent Session UWG Stadium
10:30-11:00 AM Career Services Session UWG Stadium
11:00-12:00 PM Bus Over to Department Fair Campus Center
12:00-1:00 PM Lunch Campus Center
1:00-2:00 PM Campus Tour Campus Center
2:00-2:30 PM Student Panel Campus Center
2:30-3:00 PM Honors College Session Campus Center
3:00-5:00 PM Bus leaves for Carroll County Schools
Performing Arts Center (Optional for parents)
Humanities Bus Stop
  • Time: 8:00-9:15 AM
    Event: Music Student Check In
    Location: UWG Stadium

  • Time: 10:00-10:30 AM
    Event: Parent Session
    Location: UWG Stadium

  • Time: 10:30-11:00 AM
    Event: Career Services Session
    Location: UWG Stadium

  • Time: 11:00-12:00 PM
    Event: Bus Over to Department Fair
    Location: Campus Center

  • Time: 12:00-1:00 PM
    Event: Lunch
    Location: Campus Center

  • Time: 1:00-2:00 PM
    Event: Campus Tour
    Location: Campus Center

  • Time: 2:00-2:30 PM
    Event: Student Panel
    Location: Campus Center

  • Time: 2:30-3:00 PM
    Event: Honors College Session
    Location: Campus Center

  • Time: 3:00-5:00 PM
    Event: Bus leaves for Carroll County Schools
    Performing Arts Center (Optional for parents)
    Location: Humanities Bus Stop

Audition for admission and scholarships

In addition to the immersive experience you'll receive during Destination: Music, this day is the best opportunity to audition for Admission and Scholarships.