Conservatory of Music, Theater and Dance

OFFERED COURSES : UNDERGRADUATE

 

Associate in Music

The Associate in Music program is a two-year course that leads to a Bachelor’s Degree in Music Pedagogy. The program caters to students who are inclined to music classroom teaching. As with that of Bachelor of Music, the program also focuses on knowledge and skill development in a chosen instrument.

BACHELOR OF MUSIC MAJOR IN COMPOSITION

The program Bachelor of Music major in Composition trains students to be well-versed in the language and framework of traditional Western music and contemporary musical ideas. Students will be introduced to different styles and repertoire, which will expand their musical knowledge. Also, they will be taught the theoretical, conceptual, and practical aspects of music to make them competent composers of art music.

Bachelor of Music in Music Pedagogy with Emphasis

The program Bachelor of Music in Music Pedagogy with Emphasis provides comprehensive training for music students inclined to classroom teaching. The program enhances students' teaching abilities either in a classroom or one-on-one setting. Knowledge and skill of a chosen instrument will be one of the focus areas for development.

Students majoring in music pedagogy can choose any of the following instrument emphases: Piano, Voice, Violin, Guitar, and Flute. 

BACHELOR OF MUSIC IN PERFORMANCE MAJOR IN FLUTE

The program Bachelor of Music in Performance major in Flute provides students with the fundamentals, core knowledge, and techniques of playing the flute to hone their performance skills. Students will be extensively trained to perform with the flute as a solo instrument and as a part of an ensemble.

BACHELOR OF MUSIC IN PERFORMANCE MAJOR IN GUITAR

The program Bachelor of Music in Performance major in Guitar is a one-on-one instruction in classical guitar playing covering techniques, music reading, interpretation, and stage etiquette.  Students will be trained for solo and ensemble performance.  

BACHELOR OF MUSIC IN PERFORMANCE MAJOR IN PIANO

The program Bachelor of Music in Performance major in Piano develops students’ piano proficiency skills, namely score reading, sight reading, harmonization, accompaniment, and transposition. Students will be intensively exposed to basic keyboard training. 

BACHELOR OF MUSIC IN PERFORMANCE MAJOR IN VIOLIN

The program Bachelor of Music in Performance major in Violin is a hands-on practical study of the violin and its acoustics. The program, which uses standard method and exercise books, provides students with the basic and core knowledge in the use of the instrument. 

BACHELOR OF MUSIC IN PERFORMANCE MAJOR IN VOICE

The program Bachelor of Music in Performance major in Voice trains students in classical, Broadway, or contemporary singing style. Fundamental and core techniques, as well as techniques unique to that singing style, will be taught to students in a one-on-one instruction with high-caliber faculty. Students are trained immensely to become competitive professional singers.