Music Department


Strings students in all degree programs receive:

  • weekly one-hour private lessons
  • weekly memory class
  • weekly piano ensemble and/or chamber music
  • accompanying experience


  • Ensemble options, both large and small, at Nazareth
  • Teaching opportunities in Rochester-area schools and Nazareth's Community Music Program
  • Numerous performance opportunities on and off campus
  • Gain leadership experience in various coaching, conducting, and performance roles
Performance Opportunities
Teaching Opportunties
Leadership Roles


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    Contact Information

    Nancy P. Strelau

    Nancy P. Strelau

    Associate Professor in Professional Practice / Auditions & Instrumental Coordinator / Orchestra Conductor in Music
    Arts Center 98

    Education: B.M., Syracuse University; M.M., University of Miami

    Teaching and Research Interests: Symphony orchestra, chamber orchestra, conducting, and string education.

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