College of Visual and Performing Arts

Music (B.S.M.) Popular Music with Concentration in
Songwriting/Performance or Recording/Production

A major in music requiring intensive study of an instrument or voice in popular and commercial musical styles and genres, including concentrations in music recording/production or songwriting/performance.  Coursework will foster development of music creation, drawing upon a “core” of music theory, media production, technology, music history/appreciation, entrepreneurship, and study of the music industry.  Musically accomplished and sensitive students will prepare for many different types of careers in the world of music.  Strengthened by the continued close partnership with Sweetwater, many courses aree held in the Sweetwater Music Center that features classrooms, collaboration spaces, and top-notch music recording facilities.             

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