The Bachelor of Music in Vocal Performance offers students a full range of resources to develop their talent and prepare for a career in music. Students will receive exclusive hands-on musical training from LIU’s talented faculty and some of the world’s most renowned regular visiting artists. These aspiring performers will sharpen their aural skills, study the roots of musical theory, delve into the technical aspects of songwriting and vocal dictation, and prepare for a professional career in the music industry.
Students will have access to regular visiting artists, competitive internships, performance opportunities and collaborative ensembles with classmates. Unique elective courses such as The Business of Shawn Carter and The Making of the Album will give students the opportunity to see behind the scenes of the music industry and allow students a future in music that only this one-of-a-kind partnership with LIU and Roc Nation can provide. Students will also develop invaluable industry connections in New York City that will open doors for them well beyond graduation.
Qualities that Set Our Program Apart
You will work with some of the most talented and successful musicians and teachers in the New York metro area. Our faculty members are active musicians and teachers, and they represent some of the most cutting-edge and high profile people in the profession.
Our proximity to New York City will give you direct access to a wide variety of outstanding professional music-making in the form of concerts, workshops, master classes and collaborative projects.