The University is full of talented singers, instrumentalists, and composers who are deeply passionate about classical, jazz, pop, folk, non-western music — and everything in between. The Department of Music provides numerous opportunities for all students to find expressive outlets through performance, as well as offering training and support for students with professional music aspirations.
Incorporate Performance Into Your Studies
The Department strongly believes that academic study and performance training go hand-in-hand. Take individual private lessons in instrumental and vocal study with our stellar studio performance faculty. Pursue a Major of one of two Minors in Music. Explore the dozens of performing ensembles, both Departmental and student-led, that flourish on our campus. Spend a semester abroad within the invigorating climate of a top international conservatory, with the potential of a five-year double-degree program. There are many ways to incorporate performance into your Princeton experience: