We teach you more than how to make a catchy song. The popular music minor at the University of St. Thomas gives you with the fundamental skills and performance experiences to launch a successful career in contemporary music.
Why Study Popular Music at St. Thomas?
Our curriculum combines individual instruction with performance in ensembles in a variety of popular music and genres such as rock, R&B, blues, jazz and Latin. You learn what is needed to arrange, record and produce music while developing a strong knowledge in instrumental and vocal techniques, music theory and songwriting.
Going Back to Your Roots
Faculty With Real Experience
Brian Casey '05
Dr. Steve Cole
Unique Opportunities Inside and Outside of the Classroom
Robust Portfolio and Network
We will provide you with the academic knowledge and practical skills to be successful in a variety of careers after graduation.
- Recording artist
- Studio musician
- Music producer
- Digital content producer
- Commercial composer