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Music Performance

Music Performance

Get swept away in the beauty and complexity of music as you pursue a Bachelor of Arts in Music! At SXU, music represents more than a collection of sounds; it represents the development of a rich history and the exploration of what lies ahead.

What Will I Learn?

Tuned in to Your Needs

Individualized Support

With a combination of classroom and individual instruction, your faculty can get to know you and guide you along your journey to success.

Performance Experiences

SXU celebrates musical arts with large and small ensembles and musical events held throughout the academic year. At SXU, you have an abundance of opportunities to perform in both solo and ensemble settings, while studying with faculty who are experienced, active professional performers in the Chicago area.

Whether you are performing or attending with your friends and family, you can look forward to these annual concerts and more:

Bonus Scholarship Options

When you apply to SXU as a Music major, you will audition with the Music Department in your area of expertise. In doing so, you will also be considered for music scholarships and talent awards that can be added to other forms of Financial Aid.

Versatile Career Options

A major in Music gives you the freedom to explore your interests and choose electives that excite you, which prepare you for a broad range of career options geared toward your interests.

Check out our Music career resources.

The Music Department at SXU is accredited by the National Association of Schools of Music. Please review the program requirements and course descriptions in the SXU Academic Catalog for more information.

Related Majors and Minors

Music Education Major

Music Major