Minor in Music

Music Minor (23 credits)

Students who choose the music minor develop basic expertise through an organized program of study that includes foundation courses in music history, theory, and performance. In addition to skills in music, you will develop skills in critical and creative thinking, analysis, and communication.

Photo of SUNY Plattsburgh students reading music. Benefits of the Music Minor

The music minor allows you to become grounded in the discipline of music, while taking a major focus elsewhere on campus. A minimum of one year of private study is required of music minors, helping you develop the technical skills that support convincing artistic interpretation.

Program Requirements

Questions, Comments, Suggestions?

If you would like more information about the music program of SUNY Plattsburgh, please contact

Daniel Gordon, Chairperson
Phone: (518) 564-2470
Fax: (518) 564-2197
Email: gordondj@plattsburgh.edu

SUNY Plattsburgh
Department of Music
Myers Fine Arts 229
101 Broad Street
Plattsburgh, NY 12901