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The ODU Bachelor of Music in Performance degree prepares students for the high level of musicianship and professionalism expected in multiple genres of music. Its emphasis focuses on developing individual musicianship through applied music lessons, solo performance and participation in a variety of ensembles along with a foundation in music theory and history. Vocal and Instrumental Areas Include: Brass, Guitar, Keyboard, Percussion, Strings, Voice, Woodwinds.
All applied music courses are taught by experienced, professional, performing faculty, 18 full time, 35 adjunct.
Capstone performance projects include performance juries each semester and two solo recitals.
Many performance opportunities in a vibrant arts community on and off campus including several competitions.
The Diehn School enjoys a special relationship with military music programs in all branches of the service .
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The development of basic skills and techniques necessary for conducting choral and instrumental ensembles. Prerequisites: MUSC 224, MUSC 322, or permission of the instructor.
One hour performance level lesson. Completion of this level includes successful performance of a one-hour public recital. Prerequisites: permission of faculty.
Students entering the Bachelor of Music program in Music Performance should meet the minimum university admission requirements (Undergraduate Admission)
To schedule an admission audition visit the following page: https://app.getacceptd.com/odmusic
paper based: 550, internet based 79
Estimated rates for the 2021-22 academic year. Rates are subject to change. Anyone that is not a current Virginia resident will be charged non-resident rates. That includes international students.
Here are a few ways for you to save on the cost of attending ODU. For more information visit University Student Financial aid
To simplify the transfer process, we have formal agreements with certain institutions. These agreements outline the courses you should take to prepare for transferring to ODU.
Review the full list of transfer articulation agreements to see if your institution is listed.
Our enrollment coordinators are ready to help you through the admissions process.
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At ODU, we understand that as a transfer student you have unique needs that require a wide array of campus resources. The Center for Advising Administration and Academic Partnerships aims to create a transfer inclusive culture that supports the successful transition, engagement, and academic achievement of transfer students. The services and programs offered to you as a Monarch are endless so take advantage of every opportunity. Even before you set foot on campus, we encourage you to Explore, Experience, and Engage! Visit our Transfer Students page for more information.