Music composition major at Lynn playing the violin in the studio.

Composition

Bachelor of Music

Explore a world of music

The conservatory’s small size ensures composition students will receive a highly personalized and individualized education. Through private instruction and a variety of music courses, the composition student will explore and pursue the world of music with no particular bias with regard to musical “style.”

The conservatory’s annual New Music Festival also provides young composers with the opportunity to have original compositions performed in a public setting. Many will work with respected and accomplished guest composers.

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If you’re a musician interested in studying and performing at Lynn, you will need to complete your applications and schedule your audition.

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Curriculum & requirements

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All students accepted into the Conservatory of Music attend Lynn tuition-free.

Conservatory student Alfredo composes music.
Composition audition guidelines
Lynn student, Alfredo, composes on a piano.
Composition

Learn more about the Composition Department at Lynn University’s Conservatory of Music.

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At Lynn University, we embrace technology by encouraging our students to engage with course content through iPads, and our professors can develop custom course materials. 

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Bachelor of Music degrees require 120 credit hours of study, composed of classes chosen specifically for each area of study. All Bachelor of Music specializations include study of applied instrument, chamber music and/or large ensemble, music history, music theory, and Lynn University’s nationally recognized Dialogues core curriculum. Performance requirements include juries, mock orchestral auditions, and junior and senior recitals. Additional course requirements vary based on the area of study.

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