Bachelor of Music, Option in Performance—Concentration in Strings
Strategically located among significant music performance venues in the Southern California music culture, the Cole Conservatory prepares string players for job auditions, graduate school programs, or for study abroad. Our Conservatory Symphony Orchestra, Collegium musicum, String Chamber Music group, as well as the New Music Ensemble are open for participation to qualifying string students to give students a wide variety of performance experiences.
Master of Music, Option in Performance—Concentration in Strings
The master’s degree program in String Performance at the Bob Cole Conservatory prepares students for professional careers in the field. Individual attention is given to meet the needs and the aspirations of each student through diverse practical training opportunities and artistically inspiring one-to-one interactions with esteemed faculty. We offer opportunities for participation in traditional ensembles, such as a full-scale symphony orchestra and opera orchestra, as well as a large number of specialized ensembles including chamber music, early music, and new music ensembles. The community of the university-at-large offers both a motivating and nurturing learning environment. Through interaction with faculty, staff, and guest artists, students make invaluable career-oriented connections in the exciting music industry of Southern California and beyond.