To go to college and major in music is the dream of students all over the country. Whether you want to play in world class symphonies, Broadway stage productions, a rock n roll band, or be a record company mogul, you can do this when you major in music. The music major is offered at almost every school in the country. Many outstanding programs are in places many people simply do not expect.
Why is this Important?
- Professional Associations are where the industry of the major gather together
- Many have student chapters you can join while in college
- Many offer internships, scholarships, and opportunities in the major
|Phi Mu Alpha||The Object of this Fraternity shall be for the development of the best and truest fraternal spirit; the mutual welfare and brotherhood of musical students.||Visit|
|American Composers Forum||The American Composers Forum is committed to supporting composers and developing new markets for their music.||Visit|
|National Band Association||The National Band Association, founded on September 11, 1960 , is the largest band directors' professional organization in the world. It was organized for the purpose of promoting the musical and educational significance of bands and is dedicated to the attainment of a high level of excellence for bands and band music.||Visit|
|Founded in 1942 , and chartered by Congress in 1962, the League of American Orchestras leads, encourages, and supports America s orchestras while communicating to the public the value and importance of orchestras and the music they perform.||Visit|
|The College Music Society is a consortium of college, conservatory, university, and independent musicians and scholars interested in all disciplines of music.||Visit|
|AMC's goal is to build credibility for music and music education, especially at an early age, and to expand that portion of the population that enjoys and makes its own music.||Visit|
|Pi Nu Epsilon||Pi Nu Epsilon is an inclusive fraternity that is dedicated to music, diverse musical organizations, and college-community service.||Visit|
|American Federation of Musicians||Everyday the American Federation of Musicians of the United States and Canada helps thousands of musicians just like you. We are the largest organization in the world representing the interests of professional musicians.||Visit|
|Mu Phi Epsilon||Through its philanthropic work, the Mu Phi Epsilon Foundation supports the aims and purposes of the Fraternity with music scholarships and grants awarded to members through a competitive process.||Visit|