Music - Instrumental Performance (Bachelor of Arts)

Trombonist performing in symphony

This concentration is for the student desiring a performance career. The typical student will follow this degree with graduate work in the concentration. Individuals with a degree in Music Performance delve deeply into the repertoire of their field through performances in studio classes, junior and senior recitals, and participating in competitions. Courses in the degree include Applied Music, Literature/Repertoire, Pedagogy and a variety of special topics, in addition to general music core courses. Students actively perform as soloists or collaborate with other ensembles.

Potential Careers

Symphony Musician

Median Annual Salary

Symphony Musician


Military Band


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