To provide the basis for a lifetime of engagement with music and/or for a professional vocation in music. Also appropriate for those wishing to continue with musicological or theoretical studies in graduate school.
All music majors must demonstrate keyboard proficiency -through examination and/or coursework before graduation. Those music students who do not have any background in piano will be required to enroll in piano classes until the requirement is fulfilled.
The capstone experience will be 425 or 426, which will involve a recital or the completion of a senior research project in music.