Geneva College

Music Performance Major

The Geneva College music department

Students must complete two semesters in one of the majors within the music department before acceptance can be granted in performance. Specific attention is given to personal lessons, culminating in a senior recital capstone experience.

What can you do with a music performance degree?

The performance major prepares students for private music teaching or for graduate study in performance. Examples of other opportunities include:

  • Recording artist
  • Solo performance
  • Church ministry (many students combine music performance with a student ministry major)

Classes you will take:

  • Conducting
  • Acoustics
  • World music
  • Literature and pedagogy of your major instrument

Performance opportunities:

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