Music

The study of music allows the music students of Huntington University to speak the language of music and to teach about it or create original works in it. In order to do so, one must understand its structure and elements, and internalize these in the musical ear as well as the eye and the body.

Music Business

the Bachelor of Science in Music with an emphasis in Business is designed for those students interested in becoming contemporary artists, pursuing a career in artist management, operating a commercial music enterprise, or working in the sound recording or commercial music industry.

Choral Music Education

The profession of music education needs teachers for the future who are skilled and creative musicians, enthusiastic about teaching and learning, interested in young people and eager to be inspirational role models. At Huntington University, students are taught to be effective teachers of choral music.

Instrumental Music Education

The profession of music education needs teachers for the future who are skilled and creative musicians, enthusiastic about teaching and learning, interested in young people and eager to be inspirational role models. At Huntington University, students are taught to be effective teachers of instrumental music.

Instrumental Performance

Intensive applied study of representative repertoire, technique, musicality, and sight reading provide the centerpiece for our performance program. In addition to coaching and performance in applied lessons and studio labs, our performance majors have many additional performance opportunities to hone their craft. Instrumental Performance majors enjoy the opportunity to perform with a wide variety of ensembles including Wind Ensemble, Chamber Orchestra, Jazz Ensemble, Brass Ensembles, and chamber ensembles.

Piano Performance

Intensive applied study of representative repertoire, technique, musicality, and sight reading provide the centerpiece for our performance program. In addition to coaching and performance in applied lessons and studio labs, our performance majors have many additional performance opportunities to hone their craft. Piano studies include an accompanying component and an introduction to jazz improvisation and music technology.

Vocal Performance

The Vocal Performance major offers intensive vocal training, diction study of Italian, French, German, and English, and study and performance of vocal literature from all major music periods. Students hone their skills with on and off campus performances.