2022 Colorado Music Educators Association Conference 2022 Colorado Music Educators Association Conference

Music in the City! An Overview of CU Denver's Contemporary Focused Music Industry Programs

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Bartolin Hall E112

Dave Walter
CU Denver’s College of Arts & Media, Director of Enrollment Management

Dave Walter is the Director of Enrollment Management for CU Denver’s College of Arts & Media. In this role he leads up the recruitment and admissions operation for the college in the areas or Music & Entertainment Industry Studies, Film & Television, and Visual Arts. Dave also directs the CU Denver LYNX National Arts & Media Camps. The LYNX Camps are summer programs in the arts for high school students. Dave has served in this role at CU Denver for the past 7 years. Prior to CU Denver, Dave has worked in student services roles at Stanford University, San Jose State University, and the University of Kansas. He earned a Master’s of Science degree in Higher Education Administration from the University of Kansas.


Learn about the CU Denver Music & Entertainment Industry Studies (MEIS) Department. This unique department is one of the few contemporary focused music departments in the country. It offers programs in Music Business, Contemporary Music Performance, Recording Arts, and Singer/Songwriter. In Fall 2019 a new performance program in Electronic Digital Instruments was launched. This unique major allows students to study electronic music creation primarily using Ableton Live. Come learn more about this unique department and find out if it is the right college fit for you!

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