Music History and Literature

The Music History and Literature major in the Bachelor of Music degree is for students who would like concentrated study in diverse areas like traditions, styles, and cultural contexts of Western music and music of world cultures.  Areas of study include:

  • Applied Music
  • Theory
  • Musicology
  • Ethnomusicology

All students desiring to pursue a Bachelor of Music, Bachelor of Music Education, or Bachelor of Arts in Music degree must audition.  Music faculty review auditions for acceptance into each music degree program.

Graduates often continue their studies and research through graduate school.  Others have gone on to teach in various capacities.

All majors in the School of Music require ensemble participation. Visit the Ensembles page for more information on the variety of ensemble opportunities available. Every year, the School of Music presents over 300 concerts and recitals.

For more information: Musicology