The Bachelor of Music in performance is for students who wish to pursue intensive training on their instruments in pursuit of a career as a professional performer. The major in performance includes courses in theory and comprehensive musicianship, and students have many opportunities to perform in public recitals and concerts, including such areas as organ, piano, and vocal performance.
- Tour the world in one of 12 musical ensembles
- Solo, chamber, and ensemble performance opportunities
- Masterclasses with world-class musicians in residency
- More than 25% of students perform in music ensembles
What You'll Study
From the page to the stage
Raising the Bar
While faculty are experts in their craft, teaching is their real forte. Professors work closely with students in both ensemble and solo instruction, fostering a mentorship through individualized attention.
Humming with opportunities on campus, in San Antonio, and around the world
“I cannot tell you how much I have grown from when I started with Dr. Bondari to now. You can always get better, but now I see myself as a composer whereas before I was just a person who wrote music.” - Caileen Tallant ’16
When You Graduate
Key to Success
Graduates leave Trinity having perfected their craft through intensive training and the experience of numerous solo, chamber, and ensemble performances. They’re well rounded individuals who are able to accept constructive criticism, adapt to changing circumstances, and have discipline and patience—all traits that will help them stand out among the crowd.
Music performance majors at Trinity are regularly accepted to the top graduate and young artist programs in the country. This is a result of our students gaining résumé-building musical experiences early on in their training.
Graduate Schools or Programs:
- Ithaca College
- The Juilliard School
- Ohio State University
- Peabody Conservatory
- Royal University of the Hague
- University of Kansas
- University of Notre Dame
- Yale University
- Artist Management
- Educational Leadership
- Music Education
- Music Performance