The Music Production emphasis, B.A. in Music program prepares students to utilize the latest audio technology in numerous arenas in the media industry and churches. This program combines musical studies with courses in music recording and production, giving our student practical experience in both performing and producing music. Our School of Music is accredited by the National Association of Schools of Music (NASM), and our students have the option of pursuing Avid Certification.
The school provides an acoustically mastered recital hall that is flexible for rehearsals, concerts, and recording sessions, in addition to 15 Wenger sound-proof practice rooms, including some V-rooms with built-in emulation of larger environments. Students have access to 33 pianos, two organs, and two harpsichords. The Master’s University music facilities include the most recent music notation and sequencing software programs. The state-of-the-art recording facility is integrated into the recital hall. This all-digital room is anchored by a 32-fader ICON D-Control work surface and features an industry-standard Avid Pro Tools HDX2 system with a variety of plugins and outboard processing. The studio is used for classes as well as school ensemble projects, allowing audio technology students to put their knowledge to the test in a real-world studio recording context.
- • The Master’s Chorale
- • Wind Ensemble
- • Women’s Chamber Choir
- • Handbells
- • Chamber Strings
- • University Singers
- • The Master’s University Orchestra
- • Opera Workshop
Other Ensembles include Piano Ensembles, Instrumental Chamber Ensembles including a String Quartet, Brass Quartet and Woodwind Quintet, Guitar Ensemble, Percussion Ensemble, Pep Band, Vocal Jazz Quartet, and Barbershop Quartet.
Music fulfills what nothing else can satisfy. It fosters creativity, confidence, and community responsibility while promoting diligence and multicultural understanding. Music equips the mind and the spirit and produces skills that transfer to all areas of life.Dr. Paul T. Plew, Dean of the School of Music
Next Steps: Applying
Since 1927, the mission of The Master’s University is to empower students for a life of enduring commitment to Christ, biblical fidelity, moral integrity, intellectual growth, and lasting contribution to the Kingdom of God worldwide. School of Music applicants must audition for entrance.
- Required statement of faith and pastoral recommendation
- 3.6 GPA average for new applications
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