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Trevecca Nazarene University Bachelor of Arts in Commercial Music
Trevecca Nazarene University

Bachelor of Arts in Commercial Music

Nashville, USA

4 Years

English

Full time

Request application deadline

Aug 2024

USD 28,590 / per semester *

On-Campus

* per 12-18 credit hours

Introduction

The Bachelor of Arts in commercial music gives students a holistic approach with several career and service opportunities. Students receive foundational training in classical theory and performance and then learn to apply this knowledge in specific commercial contexts.

Turn your passion for music into a degree with Trevecca's Bachelor of Arts in commercial music. Our accomplished faculty team consists of talented musicians who are dedicated to helping you expand your talents and find success in the music industry.

A Bachelor of Arts in commercial music is a liberal arts degree that gives the student musician a holistic approach to higher education with several career and service opportunities. Graduates with a B.A. in commercial music have engaged in engineering aspects of the music industry, become published songwriters, worked as volunteer or paid worship leaders, and performed in commercial recording studios and various live performance venues.

At Trevecca, we define commercial music as music written to engage the culture, for entertainment, or for profit.

Highlights of this program include:

  • Foundational classical training and application of techniques into commercial styles.
  • Entrepreneurship and training related to signing contracts, self-promotion, and getting and keeping studio jobs
  • Highly qualified professors and adjuncts

Students who pursue this degree will receive foundational training in classical theory and performance and then will apply this knowledge in specific commercial contexts. In addition, they will explore one or more of the elective areas listed below:

  • Songwriting (private study available)
  • Recording technology (Including audio for video and internships)
  • Worship leading
  • Jazz studies

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