OVATION: the School of Music e-newsletter

OVATION the School of Music newsletter



OVATION is the School of Music e-newsletter, which features news and events. It is published on Thursday or Friday, when classes are in session.

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Brutus shares news — you should, too!

Each week, September–April, OVATION features, and applauds, student, alumni and faculty success.

Whether you are an undergraduate student recently accepted for a summer internship, a doctoral candidate who just won a grant, or an alumnus who landed your dream job, share your news!


Submit a brief but fully composed item (approx. 75–125 words) to music@osu.edu.

Include details, the "who, what, when, where, why, how," a web link (when applicable) and an image (highly encouraged). See Brutus' example below.

  • Students — include year, major and instrument.
  • Alumni — include year of graduation and degree. Married alumnae, consider including your maiden name.

We reserve the right to edit or decline any submitted information.


Brutus Buckeye


Brutus Buckeye, third year, music education, trumpet, authored an article entitled "Teaching Music and School Spirit to Young Students." The article appeared in a special school mascot section of the Ohio Music Education Association (OMEA) Triad, April edition. Brutus will give a presentation on the subject with Professor Fred Faculty, music education, at the OMEA Professional Development Conference in Columbus, in February.