SUNY Oneonta



Music Major, B.A

The goal of the music program is to prepare students for music-related careers or graduate studies. Music majors hone their performance skills and learn standard concepts of music theory, including part-writing, counterpoint, ear-training, sight-reading and theoretical analysis of music from of a variety of eras and styles. Historical context of Western musical tradition, from medieval times to the present, is also covered. Performance auditions are required for this major.

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Music Industry Major, B.A.

SUNY Oneonta is the only SUNY campus to offer a comprehensive Bachelor of Arts degree in music industry. Accredited by the National Association of Schools of Music, SUNY Oneonta’s music industry program prepares students for entry-level work in a variety of careers in the music and entertainment industry, including music management, marketing, promotion, merchandising, publishing, production and performance.

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