The BA in Music program gives you the flexibility to explore different areas of the music industry and the freedom to customize your education based on your creative interests and career goals. They evaluate the use of elements of music and defining characteristics from different musical styles. And, most importantly, so is the music of recent Cornish alums like Catherine Harris-White from TheeSatisfaction, Eyvind Kang, and Mary Lambert. The Montford Music and Arts Festival is known for its many quality craft persons and artists who return every year to offer their wares.
Students may be eligible to exit the double degree program and graduate with either a Bachelor of Arts or a Bachelor of Music after three years, depending on the units studied. The Bachelor of Arts in Music degree also qualifies the graduate to pursue study in areas such as music library studies, music management and commercial music.
As they make and respond to the arts, students explore meaning and interpretation, and social and cultural contexts of the arts. The Festival will be held (rain or shine) at the Poore Farm’s out-door stage and amphitheater Venue. As a graduate with degrees in arts and music you could pursue a career in the arts sector, performance, music instruction or composing, or in interdisciplinary roles, such as production, arts management, policy or coaching.
Graduates are employed in a variety of areas within the music industries and the broader creative industries. But with or without the spoken or sung word, Music is still capable of signifying language, which is obviously why it is such a powerful communications tool.
He wrote in a baroque style that is usually classified as classical music, but his music has entered the tradition and is played by many folk musicians today. Now in its 32nd year, the Celebration of Black Arts is one of the oldest African-American literary events in the country.