School of Music & Fine Arts

Voice Performance, B.Mus.

Your instrument is your voice. Singing is a special talent of yours, and you want a career that allows you to use your gift. A major in Voice Performance at Palm Beach Atlantic University will prepare you as a performer or private teacher. You can pursue a career in music ministries, opera, musical theater or other performance related fields. Hands on performing experience, specialized singing classes in vocal pedagogy and French and German language classes are a few of the reasons why you will be adequately prepared for a successful career in the arts. PBA's music program is accredited by the National Association of Schools of Music. 

Your Courses & Classes

Your Experience

At PBA, you'll:

  • Enjoy a 13:1 student-to-faculty ratio and an average class size of just 18.
  • Hone your performance skills through a variety of opportunities, from PBA choirs to ensembles.
  • Experience an arts education grounded in the liberal arts with a Christian perspective.
  • Develop a perspective to your musical endeavors through Christ-centered service projects and cocurricular opportunities.
  • Engage in hands-on learning through internships and experiences with professional musicians.
  • Enhance your knowledge and skills through clubs and organizations.
  • Graduate with a true understanding and apprecation of music.

Your Faculty

You’ll learn from seasoned performers, including a faculty member who earned a master’s degree at The Juilliard School and has performed with orchestras at the Music Academy of the West, Princeton University, University of Miami and the Miami Pops. Also, a faculty member who has performed as a soloist throughout Central and South America and served as principal second violin with the National Chamber Players.

Read about faculty member and Grammy Award Winner Marilyn Mimms

Your Opportunities

Upon graduation, you have the option of continuing to graduate school to further develop your voice. Or, if you decide to begin your career, possibilities include:

  • Auditioning for regional opera companies
  • Leading music ministries
  • Participating in community choruses
  • Seeking opportunities as a soloist
  • Teaching private lessons