Geneva College



Music Business Major

Click here to visit the Geneva College music department Web page.Students experience a blend of music theory, public relations and business courses preparing them for work in the industry. Additionally, students can experience the Contemporary Music Center Program in Nashville, Tennessee, gaining experience in a community for young musicians and aspiring music executives to plumb the depths of their creative souls and test the waters of a career in popular music.

Why choose music business at Geneva College?

  • Unique combination of music with business, marketing and communications courses

Some classes you will take:

  • Acoustics
  • Ensembles
  • Economics
  • Public Relations

Some performance opportunities:

Marching Band
Concert Band
Jazz Band
The Genevans
New Song
Brass Choir
Woodwind Quintet
String Quintet

What can you do with a music business degree?

A music business major will prepare you for a variety of career opportunities, such as:

  • Music wholesaling and retailing
  • Personal and concert management
  • Booking agent
  • Director of tour promotions


Point of Excellence

Music education and music business graduates have a 95-100% job placement in the first year.

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Upcoming Events
Fall Semester Begins
The Fall semester of the 2014-2015 school year begins.
 8:00 a.m.

MSOL at PNC Park
 7:05 p.m.

March 7, 2014
Geneva faculty to present recital
Featuring music with children’s themes, the recital by Dr. Curtis, Professor Donaldson and Dr. Wang will be Sat., Mar. 22.
March 27, 2014
Genevans spring concerts
The choir will perform “Psalms for the King" on Mar. 28-29.
March 31, 2014
Geneva’s Jazz Band to present concert of swing standards
“In the Mood XIX: Big Band Music Returns” will be on Sat., Apr. 12.
May 21, 2014
May issue of @Geneva
Read about The Genevans International Tour.
June 4, 2014
New Song begins 2014 tour in July
The group will take its music and drama ministry to eight states and Canada.
April 9, 2014
Symphonic Band to present Spring Concert
The 68-member ensemble will perform on Apr. 26 at 7:30 p.m.
April 22, 2014
“How Then Shall We Sing? An evening of Psalms” at the College Hill RP Church
New Song and The Grace Notes will perform Psalms in a variety of styles on Wed., Apr. 30 at 7 p.m.