If you’re seeking a broad-based approach to the study of music, the Bachelor of Arts in Music with a liberal arts concentration offers a program you can tailor to match your interests. This major lets you combine the study of music with a broad range of electives from other areas of study. If you want the flexibility to pursue a double major with music and another degree at Truman, this program is a good fit for you.
Once you have been accepted to Truman, an audition is required for acceptance into this music major.
The Bachelor of Arts in Music with a liberal arts concentration prepares you for a broad range of professional opportunities such as music scholarship, library science, and other music-related careers. It also provides excellent preparation for professional schools emphasizing the humanities such as art history, classics, English, linguistics, philosophy and religion, and other fields of study.
- Music Analysis
- Aural Skills in Music
- Keyboard Skills
- Music History
- Introduction to Musical Composition
Concerts, Recitals, Annual Music Events
The Music Department hosts several events, such as the Phi Mu Alpha Jazz Fest, as well as competitions integrating college-level and high school performances.
Our Music Program is accredited by the National Association of Schools of Music.