Instrument Performance, B.Mus.

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You may be interested in the Instrument Performance major if you perform in your school band, an ensemble or have been taking music lessons with a private instructor. If you want to continue practicing your instrument, and have aspirations of becoming a professional performer or instructor, check out what PBA has to offer.

College of the Arts

West Palm Beach



Why Major in Instrument Performance at PBA?

The major in instrument performance in the School of Music and Fine Arts will adequately and efficiently provide the education and experience to help you reach your goals. With diverse and stimulating coursework in areas such as solo instrumental literature and instrumental teaching, taught with a Christian perspective, you will stand out in a competitive field.

You will gain confidence through public performances that demonstrate acceptable technique, secure intonation, stylistic expression, and interpretive musicianship. Become a future private teacher who possesses the appropriate skills to teach a particular instrument effectively.

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What Can I Do With This Degree?

Just a few of the opportunities you’ll be prepared for are:

  • Member of a symphony orchestra
  • Church musician
  • Soloist or chamber musician
  • Private teacher
  • Studio musician for television or film

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