The Theory Major provides a strong foundation in the analysis and composition of a variety of musical styles. This major emphasizes critical thinking and writing skills, and is excellent preparation for graduate study in music theory, music history, conducting, and other music-related disciplines. Music Theory majors are sometimes double majors in composition or performance.
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Professor of Music TheoryGraduate Study in Music Theory
Sample Course Offerings
Form & Analysis
Analysis Techniques of Music Since 1900
CompositionClick here for more information about the Music Theory major at Belmont University.