World Voice Day: Singer Myths

Two singer myths associated with what it takes to become a professional singer: perfect pitch and the complicated relationship between music theory and creativity.

Benefits of Playing in a Youth Orchestra

Playing music in a youth orchestra offers a host of opportunities, from performing to meeting peers who are equally as passionate about music, to preparing for auditions.

Gap Year for a Music Major?

Are you thinking about taking a gap year as a music major? Unlike other majors, music majors have skill sets that need to be kept current.

Planning on Majoring in Guitar?

If you're considering majoring in guitar, understand that many young guitarists enter college with inadequate preparation, and struggle as a result.

Prepare to be a College Music Major

As you prepare to be a college music major, make the most of musical opportunities during high school. Here are some basic pieces of advice to give prospective music majors the best chance for success in college and beyond.

Music Degrees – Reviewing the Options

Choosing among several possible music degrees, considering a conservatory vs. music school vs. music department, as well as whether you'd like to graduate with a BM, BA or BS in music depends on what you want to study, which school might fit your goals best, and what you see yourself pursing after you graduate.