Listen to Dr. Al Harrison, Professor of Music and Department Chair, as he discusses how Taylor prepares music students for a successful and creative career in this new millennium.
How does developing your skills and your faith sound?
Have a passion for music evidenced by participation in choir, band, music ministry or theatre? Considering a career as a professional singer, composer, pianist, music teacher, music manager, or music minister? Graduates of Taylor University’s music program go on to become leaders in all these fields and more.
As a music major, you will receive a full hour of applied lessons each week with a professional musician who is a specialist in your area of study. You'll learn music theory, music history, and receive ear training. As a freshman, you will take music courses designed to transition you into serious music study. Over four years, you will engage with professional faculty, excellent facilities and equipment, and have the opportunity to travel abroad and share music with the world.
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"Golden Sounds of the American West," a concert featuring the works of composers including David R. Gillingham, Stephen Kent Goodman, Joseph Wilcox Jenkins and Shin’ya Takahashi, will be presented by the Taylor University Wind Ensemble in Clowes Court at the Eiteljorg Museum of American Indians and Western Art at 1:00 p.m., Saturday, March 14.
The Taylor University Department of Music is pleased to present tenor Dr. Robert Bracey in a guest recital on Monday, February 23, at 7:30 pm in the Butz Carruth Recital Hall.
All You Need Is Love is the theme of the Taylor University Chorale and Taylor Sounds Chamber Ensemble Annual Valentine Event, scheduled for Friday, Feb. 13.