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.
Take the Next Step
The Taylor University Wind Ensemble will present a concert and dramatic presentation titled “Golden Sounds of the American West” Wednesday, April 15, at 7:30 p.m., in the Rediger Chapel/Auditorium. The public is invited; admission is free.
Taylor University senior trombonist Joel Helms was recognized as one of the outstanding solo jazz performers at the recent Elmhurst College Jazz Festival in Elmhurst, Ill.
Taylor University senior Haley Kurr was a winner in the Senior Women category in the 2015 Great Lake Region NATS (National Association of Teachers of Singing) Student Adjudications, held at Anderson University on March 7.