Why Major in Contemporary Music?

The BA in Music with a Concentration in Contemporary Music at Eastern University is based on a unique blend of approach and technique that incorporates all the fundamentals necessary for success in a variety of applications in the current musical scene.

Combined with other elements of contemporary music - performance, the business, legal issues, promotion, touring, running a band, vocal technique, live sound and more - Eastern's Contemporary Music Program will put you in a position to make your own break in the music world.

Audition: An audition is required for acceptance into the music major.  More Information.


    With a BA in Music with a Concentration in Contemporary Music, students are prepared to enter careers in:

    • Studio recording and production
    • Digital audio manipulation (post production, Editing, Foley etc.)
    • Sound design
    • Film Scoring
    • Music Business
    • Live Sound Reinforcement
    • Artist Management