Theater Courses

THE 1010-1020 STAGE PERFORMANCE ENSEMBLE (1 s.h. each) A minimum of 30 hours of work as a performer in Theater productions. Practical application of performance tools such as character analysis, scene study, stage speech, improvisation, dialects, pantomime, clowning, and/or period Read More …

Music Performance

Music major Diamond Foster performs

Degree Awarded Bachelor of Music (B.M.) Voice Major Requirements The Music Performance major  (Voice) consists of 62-71 s.h. distributed as follows: Required Core Courses MUS 1600 Music Fundamentals (Required if student does not pass the diagnostic exam) (3 s.h.) MUS Read More …

SummerJam! 2022

SummerJam! 2019 Participants

July 11-16, 2022 Our Summerjam! camp looks forward to returning in 2022. We are so eager to host everyone on campus! We WANT to make music with you AGAIN! If you need a reminder of how great this camp is Read More …

Grace Notes

Treble Tones

Women’s Chorus (MUS 3860-3870) Directed by Dr. Michael Martin Rehearses: Tuesdays & Thursdays, 12:30-1:45 p.m. The Methodist University Women’s Chorus is a one (1) credit ensemble and open to all women of the University community. Student membership includes students from Read More …

MU Theater Current Season

Spring 2022 The Methodist University Department of Performing Arts presents Book and Lyrics by Tom Jones Music by Harvey Schmidt Suggested by a play LES ROMANESQUES by Edmund Rostand Produced by special arrangement with Music Theatre International Huff Concert Hall Read More …

Music Scholarships

Methodist University is proud to offer a variety of scholarships to talented music students.  All scholarship hopefuls must complete a successful application to Methodist University, as well as a successful audition and interview. Step by step details can be found Read More …

Performing Arts Department Mission & Goals

Music Mission The performing arts department provides training in music, music education and performance. A concentration in Arts Management is also offered in conjunction with the B.A. in Music. The objective is to produce graduates who are prepared to teach Read More …

Orchestra

Orchestra

Join Us The purpose of the Methodist University Chamber Orchestra is to enable people to work together as part of a performance ensemble for people interested in playing violin, viola, cello, and bass. It will work to create opportunities for Read More …

Performing Arts

Students perform during the Commencement ceremony

At Methodist University’s Department of Performing Arts, we want to empower you to be bold. Our mission is to prepare the next generation of musicians by challenging minds and developing artistry through comprehensive degree programs from music education and performance Read More …