Music Minor


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Degree Overview

Build upon fundamental skills in music theory and broaden your cultural understanding through music history. Gain meaningful performance experiences through private lessons and ensembles.

Program Distinctives

Easy to add - If you’re part of a Calvin music ensemble, you’re already closer to a music minor than you think. The addition of a few classes can turn your musical side interest into another degree on your transcript.
Financial support - Music scholarships aren’t just for music majors. As a music minor, you can take advantage of a wide range of scholarships for students of all types and interests.
Fits any degree - Don’t set aside your musical interests and skills just because you want to major in a different field. The music minor fits neatly alongside any major.
Real experiences - Plug into one of the most vibrant communities at Calvin. Between music festivals, concerts, theater productions, and more, you’ll find plenty of ways to exercise your musical talents while also building up practical experience that looks great on a resume.

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