Our music program allows students to focus on one of three tracks – music performance, sound production and engineering, or musical theatre. Music majors are encouraged to take advantage of our variety of co-curricular activities and popular student ensembles. Music Education majors also can combine their studies with a Secondary Education major through the College of Education and Human Services for a certification in public school teaching.
Create Your Musical Path
Pursuing music with Seton Hall's College of Communication and the Arts.
“I have a broad range of experience in both the professional and academic musical worlds. I draw upon this inspiration to provide fully realized musical performances that engage the performers to perform to the best of their abilities, both technically and emotionally.”Jason TrammAssistant Professor and Director of Choral Activities.
Our curriculum features a range of courses in music history, theory, technology, and conducting, as well as private vocal and instrumental lessons. Our ensembles (choirs, bands, orchestra, jazz ensemble) afford students performing opportunities ranging from regular appearances at the South Orange Performing Arts Center to highlight concerts at venues like Carnegie Hall and NJPAC, and our dedicated Music Technology Lab offers students on-campus experience with a wide array of professional music production software and equipment. Juries, workshops, recitals, and musical theater presentations throughout the academic year offer opportunities for solo performing. Students are given exposure to leading professional artists through regular concert and workshops presentations of the Classical Concert Series and Jazz ‘n the Hall.
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