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Music Performance

Viterbo University

48 months
29230 USD/year
29230 USD/year
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The Music Performance program at Viterbo University which is accredited by the National Association of Schools of Music works with nationally and internationally recognized artists/faculty in voice, piano, theory, and education. Students learn specific musical techniques, develop their own signature sound, perfect their skills as musicians, and learn to get into character for performances.  


Performing on stage is an exhilarating experience. Professional performers have the unique ability to exhibit the energy of a particular song, scene, or character and inspire the audience. The Music Performance program is offered at The Viterbo University.

Learning Outcomes

  • Demonstrate performance skills requisite for artistic self-expression in voice or piano and proficiency in keyboard, sight reading, and conducting.
  • Understand and employ the common elements and organizational patterns of music through analysis, arrangement, composition, and improvisation.
  • Distinguish the major eras, composers and genres of music history and literature within broad historical, cultural, and stylistic contexts
  • Apply knowledge of current teaching methods, materials, and technology to individual and group instruction in voice or piano.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Applied Piano Lessons for Music Majors And Minors 
  • Piano Proficiency
  • Concert Choir 
  • Theory
  • Piano Proficiency
  • Diction 
  • Theory
  • Conducting 
  • Music History 
  • Survey of Song Literature
  • Concert Choir 
  • Vocal Pedagogy 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

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Early application is encouraged.


120 alternative credits


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General requirements

Admission requirements

  • Four units of English
  • Three units of mathematics  (two years of algebra is explicitly required for all nursing and dietetics students; calculus is recommended, but not required, as a prerequisite for engineering students)
  • Three units of natural science  
  • Three units of social science or history
  • Three units of elective credits
  • Submission of a high school transcript (or equivalent documentation) is required. 
  • Letters of recommendation, personal statements, resumes, or essay samples are encouraged for new incoming freshmen, but they are not universally required for admission review.

Tuition Fee

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    29230 USD/year
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    29230 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 29230 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for La Crosse

1130 - 1874 USD /month
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