Degree in Music at Wits

This degree gives you an opportunity to experience and learn from multiple music traditions. This pragmatic and philosophical programme exposes you to new and different music domains, skills, and knowledge – all of which better prepares you for a variety of music careers.

What can you benefit with a Music Degree from Wits

Students develop their practical skills with a jazz or classical music focus, voice for musical theatre is an additional option.

In each of these choices you will encounter music from South Africa as well as international musical genres.

Beyond this chosen practical focus, all students can benefit from learning skills that work across musical genres, such as music technology and studio practice,  composition and arrangement, and community music-making among others.