Music Major for a Day

Music Major for a Day banner featuring a group of high school students playing instruments in an orchestra

Wednesday, November 11, 2020
9 AM – 4:30 PM

The Texas Woman’s University Department of Music would like to invite interested high school students to its Fall 2020 Virtual Music Major for a Day. Students will enjoy a virtual day on the beautiful TWU Denton campus and will experience a day in the life of a TWU Music major. This event is open to all prospective students considering a degree in music education, music therapy, music performance, and liberal arts – music. Attendance is free of charge.

  • Visit with our world-class faculty
  • Learn about our degree programs, admission, and scholarship opportunities
  • Sit in on music courses with actual TWU Music students
  • Enjoy a free private lesson with our applied studio faculty (upon availability)
  • Tour TWU Music facilities and the TWU Denton campus
  • Experience rehearsals and performances with our large ensembles

Registration has been extended until Tuesday, November 10 at 5pm.

Register here!


Please email with questions.


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9:00 am Welcome and info session Dr.Joni Jensen
9:30 Attend Classes (40 minute blocks):
  • Conducting
  • Music Theory
  • Women in Music
  • Guitar
  • and more!
  Private lessons begin as indicated throughout the day Various
11:00 Campus and department tours Admissions
11:30  Student Group meet and greet  
12:00 pm Major Info Sessions:
  • Performance/Liberal Arts
  • Music Education
  • Music Therapy
  • Dr. Shuster, Dr. Woolery
  • Dr. Baker, Dr. Biggers
  • Dr. Della Molloy-Daugherty 
12:30  LUNCH BREAK  
1:00  Ensembles:
  • Choral
  • Instrumental
  • Piano
  • Dr. Joni Jensen
  • Dr. Carter Biggers
  • Dr. Richard Shuster
2:00 TWU info session Admission 
2:45 Faculty Recital and Q/A Dr. Shuster and others 
3:30  TWU music student Q/A  
4:00  Closing Session Dr. Joni Jensen
4:30 Done!  


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