The Intercollegiate Music Association (IMA) Symposium will be held February 7-9, 2019 on the campus of Fayetteville State University (FSU).
Twelve to 15 historically black colleges and universities (HBCU) from along the east coast will participate in workshops in the areas of symphonic band, concert choir, jazz band, and strings. The symposium will conclude with a Grand Concert on February 9, at 1:30 p.m., in J.W. Seabrook Auditorium. Admission is free.
Founded in 1960, IMA is a vehicle for enriching and enhancing the development of the students of its member institutions. For over fifty-eight years, IMA has enhanced the overall ethos of music performance and education for some of the most significant historically black colleges and universities located on the east coast.
For more information, contact Dr. Denise Payton at (910) 672-1457.
About Fayetteville State University
Fayetteville State University is a constituent institution of The University of North Carolina and the second-oldest public institution of higher education in the state, having been founded in 1867. FSU offers degrees at the baccalaureate, master's, and doctoral levels. With more than 6,300 students, Fayetteville State University is among the most diverse institutions in the nation. To learn more about Fayetteville State University, visit https://www.uncfsu.edu. Chancellor James A. Anderson is the 11th chief executive officer.