MUC - Professional Music Outcomes

One-Year Certificate: Professional Music

  • Compose harmonically sophisticated music via the 12-tone scale in a variety of commercial and esoteric styles.
  • Develop suitable accompaniment of chord patterns to melodies.
  • Perform short musical ideas or songs on rhythm section instruments.
  • Conceptualize and develop a viable career path in composition/arranging, performance, private instruction, and/or recording/production.
  • Develop a marketing strategy to attract client/projects, secure performances opportunities, or any of a variety of ancillary services or activities.
  • Conduct financial aspects of entrepreneurial or for hire including taxes and financial planning.
  • Work effectively in solo activities or in collaborative groups on musical performance projects or services.