The degree Master of Music (MM) with a major in performance provides the student with the technical ability required for professional-level performance of vocal or instrumental music and an interpretive understanding of the appropriate body of repertoire. It provides a broad knowledge base in music theory, history, and literature and allows the student to choose from a variety of concentrations:
- Piano pedagogy
- Chamber music/accompanying
Graduates of this degree program may follow careers as solo and ensemble performers, college teachers, or private applied teachers.