MI’s 60-credit-unit, four-quarter Certificate in Performance program provides you with a broad foundation of musical knowledge, technique and practical experience that prepares you for virtually any style of contemporary popular music performance.
Core and elective classes, private lessons, Live Performance Workshops, Open Counseling sessions, and regular visiting artist concerts and seminars combine to create an intensive educational environment designed to encourage rapid development of performance skills.
Certificate in Performance requirements for each instrument are equivalent to the first four quarters of the respective Associate of Arts in Performance. Program requirements are listed on the following pages in outline form; for course descriptions, refer to Associate of Arts Degree requirements.
Certificates in Performance are offered for:
Emphasis: Bass, Drums, Guitar, Keyboard, Vocals, Audio Engineering, Independent Artist, Music Business, Guitar Craft, Film