Welcome to the Career Development Center at the University of Redlands School of Music!
Earning a degree in Music Performance means that your education has emphasized the specific skills and knowledge necessary to perform…mastering vocal or instrumental technique, understanding the content, history and stylistic interpretation of many genres, as well as the artistic considerations of creating the sound of music. It is the degree which lays the foundation for the most number and variety of possible paths for a career in music. This means that the individual must also take a great deal of initiative in discovering which path is the best reflection of his or her particular skills and interests, as well as staying informed about the ever-changing nature of the professional music arena. Almost every single professional performer has a unique story and has forged a unique pathway to earning a living from his or her performing.
This website is designed to give students some perspective and perhaps even a framework to begin the process of building a career having earned a Music Performance degree. So, dig in to all of the valuable resources on this site and get your career started out right!