If you’re a musician interested in advancing your skills and pursuing a career in music performance, this is the best degree for you.
The Music Performance program is designed to provide students with a comprehensive understanding of the techniques, history, and context of music performance. Over the course of three years, students will declare a principal instrument and receive tutelage on that instrument until the final year. They will participate in an ensemble/band until the final year and receive training to develop musicianship. Additionally, they will be introduced to music technology, including recording AND production.
Throughout the program, students will study music theory and aural skills, including the application of these skills to the study and performance of various genres of popular music. They will also explore the historical and cultural contexts of music performance, including the history of music performance in Nigeria, covering topics such as traditional Nigerian music, Afrobeats, Juju, Highlife, and more
The music industry is constantly evolving, offering new opportunities and challenges for musicians to explore and adapt to.