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California State University, Stanislaus
Music B.M. Concentration in Instrumental Performance

The Department of Music offers a high quality, comprehensive musical education for the students as well as rich cultural offerings for the wider regional community. The Department creates a learning environment characterized by outstanding instruction in music education, performance, composition, jazz studies, and music technology informed by primary experiences performing, teaching, composing, or any other aspect of music making. In all its activities, the Department strives to prepare its graduates to create and perform musical art in as many contexts and settings as possible.

The Bachelor of Music degree with a major in instrumental performance is a preparatory sequence for students interested in pursuing a life as a professional performer. Students are enrolled in private instruction on their primary instrument for one hour each week with outstanding artist faculty. Students also have multiple opportunities for performance including chamber ensembles, wind ensemble, orchestra, new music ensemble, jazz ensemble, and solo recitals. Instrumental performance majors also take classes pertinent to their future career including conducting, string/woodwind/brass techniques, and orchestration. Many students who finish their degree in this program will continue their study at the graduate level.

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