Academic Programs

York College CUNY offers a BA in Music with concentrations in either performance or production, as well as a music performance minor and a music production minor.

Students majoring in music are required to take courses in music history, music theory, ear training, computer music, ethnomusicology, and participate in one of York College’s music ensembles.  In addition, music majors may choose to concentrate in either music performance or music production.  Upper level electives include topics such as composition, conducting, instrumentation, film music, and jazz analysis.  All music majors are required to present a senior recital by the end of their senior year.