About the Music Program

About

The music program at SUNY Brockport is committed to student scholarly and music performance success. The College’s music minors (music, music business, and musical theater), provide a range of academic courses that challenge students in areas such as:

  • Music theory
  • Music business
  • Music history
  • Applied piano or voice study
  • World music
  • Ethnomusicology

An additional option for those interested in music is to pursue the Arts for Children Major with a specialty in music which offers students the option of a bachelor’s degree that focuses in music.

 

Music Ensembles

A wide variety of music ensembles provide ample performance opportunities throughout the semester. Students at the College will be able to continue their instrumental or vocal pursuits for credit or non-credit through ensembles such as

  • College-Community Orchestra
  • College-Community Chorus
  • Gospel Choir
  • Concert Band
  • Jazz Band
  • Brass Band
  • Pep Band
  • Xylophone-Percussion Ensembles

Students can also pursue extra-curricular performances through solos and small group ensembles.

 

The music program at the College provides:

  • A friendly collegial atmosphere that promotes a love of music
  • Enjoyable and dynamic performances for the College and its community
  • Innovative music programs that feature connections to the world-renowned music scene in Rochester