Undergraduate Question.

Edited: July 31, 2017, 5:36 PM · Major in viola performance, minor in violin performance. Is this even possible? Do schools allow you too complete a performance major and minor? Just curious :/

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July 31, 2017, 8:14 PM · Schools differ--you need to ask them.
When I was at Peabody, Awadagin Pratt triple majored in piano, conducting, and violin. So anything is possible...
Edited: August 1, 2017, 7:27 AM · Eastman has majors and minors. Usually, students have a minor in something non-performing, e.g, theory, composing, teaching. Before committing to a performing minor, be very clear about the recital requirements. It could be hectic for 2 performing categories. As Scott said, ask each school, and if you are spectacularly good, negotiate. Good schools don't pass up talent.
August 3, 2017, 1:23 AM · Major in viola. You have a better chance of being accepted. Then if the school has a secondary instrument requirement see if you can take lessons that way to get credit.



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