The Bachelor of Music, Performance is a professional music degree. Students focus on the development of skills, concepts and sensitivities essential for success as a performing musician. Students work to achieve a high level of technical competence in their performing area while gaining a broad knowledge of music theory, history and literature.

Students completing a degree in Music will be able to:

  • Demonstrate technical proficiency on a chosen instrument appropriate to the degree with an attendant functional proficiency on piano.

  • Demonstrate and analyze through musical literacy the basic technical principles used in the construction of music and its basic forms.

  • Communicate a knowledge of the various musical periods and representative forms from those periods in the social, artistic and political context of each.
For more information on the BM in Performance degree, please visit the UAA Course Catalog at http://catalog.uaa.alaska.edu/undergraduateprograms/cas/music/bm-performance/

You are also encouraged to schedule an appointment with the Performing & Fine Arts Academic Advisor, whose contact information can be found on the Contact Us page.