Individual instrumental and vocal instruction can be pursued at different levels. Most music majors take one-hour weekly lessons (half course), but half-hour lessons (quarter course) are also offered, and qualified juniors and seniors may pursue Independent Study in Performance, a full course culminating in a recital.
The applied lesson fee is waived only for music majors, in one area of study. Partial credit is also offered for participation in the performing organizations.
Private lessons are available for Bass, Bassoon, Cello, Clarinet, Flute, Classical Guitar, Jazz Guitar, Harp, Harpsichord, Horn, Oboe, Organ, Percussion, Piano, Jazz Piano, Saxophone, Jazz Saxophone, Trombone, Trumpet, Tuba, Viola, Violin, and Voice.