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Music Theory (BM)

PROGRAM OVERVIEW

Music Theory Students study the way melody, texture, harmony, and form are used to create musical compositions. Students combine this in-depth study of music with lessons learning to compose music while also become proficient with their own instrument.

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Music Theory Students frequently choose to go to graduate school, but others have become worship leaders, full-time orchestral musicians, or found jobs in the business world.

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Music Theory students at Carson-Newman create a senior project where they analyze a musical composition of their choice in depth while working one-on-one with a member of the Carson-Newman Music Faculty.

MUSIC THEORY CAREERS

  • Independent Music Teacher
  • Worship Leader
  • Composer

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