For Immediate Release
Conn-Selmer is pleased to announce a partnership with Missouri Southern State University. Located in Joplin, Missouri, the university offers undergraduate degrees in Music, Instrumental Education, Vocal Education and Music Industry. Founded in 1937, MSSU currently enrolls approximately 5,500 students annually.Interim-Head for the MSSU Music Department and Director of Athletic Bands Brian Fronzaglia (photo at right) had this to say about the new partnership with Conn-Selmer, “Missouri Southern State University is proud to be partnering with Conn-Selmer. Their dedication to music education, quality of products and strong customer service are a great fit for our department. Our students and ensembles will have the finest products on the market at their disposal thanks to Conn-Selmer.”
“Missouri Southern State University is a growing program with a great history and tradition of musical excellence. We are excited at the opportunity to help support their program and look forward to a great partnership for many years to come,” said Michael Kamphuis, Managing Director of Conn-Selmer’s Division of Education.
The Conn-Selmer Division of Education, led by Vice President of Education, Dr. Tim Lautzenheiser, is dedicated to providing resources for music educators worldwide. These goals are accomplished through teacher in-service support, Conn-Selmer Institute, Conn-Selmer VIP Program and the Music Administration Collaborative. In addition the Division of Education provides assistance with instrumental purchase planning via the Conn-Selmer School program. For more information go to www.conn-selmer.com or contact the Division of Education at firstname.lastname@example.org or 800-348-7426.