Music

Mission

The Music department seeks to inspire students to discover their potential and to succeed in achieving their goals by providing a wide variety of guided appreciation and performance opportunities, a nurturing, creative atmosphere, and a challenging learning environment. The music curriculum is designed to guide each student along a path of musical enrichment, a lifelong exploration of the creative act of making and experiencing music.

Program Outcomes

  • Analyze different types of vocal and instrumental music.
  • Apply major terms, vocabulary, methods, concepts, and theories relevant to music.
  • Evaluate the cultural and historical significance of music.
  • For music majors:
    • Demonstrate increased vocal and instrument proficiency
    • Apply advanced music theory principles