ECU DEPARTMENT OF PERFORMING ARTS
The Department of Performing Arts provides opportunities for Music and Theatre majors to learn from accomplished professionals. The department also enriches the cultural life of the campus and community. Students across campus are encouraged to participate in ensembles and audition for shows. Our ensembles offer something for everyone. They include Showtime, a British brass band, an award-winning jazz ensemble, and an internationally ranked chorale.
The department offers the following music degree programs: bachelor of science degree with Music majors in the Instrumental concentration, the Instrumental Teacher Certification concentration, the Vocal concentration, and the Vocal Teacher Certification concentration. Each area has options designed as preparation for careers in concert, theater, media performance, or as teacher-preparation leading to kindergarten through high school certification.