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Tice Earns Doctor of Musical Arts Degree

Published Date1\2\2014
Mount Marty College's Assistant Professor of Music, Kenneth Tice, recently completed his doctoral study at the College-Conservatory of Music at the University of Cincinnati in Cincinnati, Ohio for his doctor of musical arts degree.

For the past year Dr. Tice has been an instructor and the choir director for the multiple choirs at MMC. He is also the founder and director of the Mount Marty Choral Union, and music director for the college musicals with the theater department. Dr. Tice joined MMC as a faculty member within the Mount Marty College music program in Yankton, South Dakota in 2012.

Tice completed his doctoral exams and his lecture recital in the spring of 2013. His DMA document, "An Analytical, Rehearsal, and Performance Guide to Ad majorem Dei gloriam by Benjamin Britten," was completed in the summer of 2013. The degree of Doctor of Musical Arts (DMA) was conferred in August and Tice participated in a hooding ceremony on December 13th in Cincinnati, OH.