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Music enriches our lives, stirs our emotions, and stimulates our intellect. The pursuit of a career in music opens up a variety of career options including education, leading worship, directing a choir, or becoming a professional performer.


B.A. in Music:

  • Music and Worship track
  • General music track
  • Performance track

B.A. in Music Education

Featured Faculty
Dr. Robert Tocheff

Dr. Robert Tocheff is a Professor of Music, and has been teaching music at MVNU for more than 30 years. Dr. Tocheff holds a Ph.D. from The Ohio State University in Music Education with a choral emphasis. He also leads the Collegians Chorale, MVNU's premiere vocal ensemble. Dr. Tocheff teaches Piano, Conducting, and Music in the Western World. Read More

Dr. JoAnn Koh-Baker

Dr. JoAnn Koh-Baker, Professor of Music, earned her Ph.D. in Musicology (a double concentration in Music History and Theory) from Boston University. A talented musician, Dr. Koh-Baker has given piano recitals around the world, and is a frequent lecturer and well-published author as well. Dr. Koh-Baker teaches Music Theory and Music History. Read More

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The MVNU Experience

MVNU offers students who have a passion for music a wealth of opportunities and an outstanding academic foundation for any number of future endeavors. During your time at MVNU, you could tour Europe with Collegians Chorale, perform Handel's Messiah—an annual MVNU Christmas tradition, and enjoy MVNU's outstanding music facilities.

"MVNU will always hold a special place in my heart. During my MVNU experience I was given the opportunity to perform in professional settings, including recitals and community events. I also received a solid foundation in music education which prepared me well for a career as s music specialist in the public school system."
MVNU Grads Work Here
  • Kenyon College
  • Lighthouse and the Whaler
  • Newark City Schools
  • Ontario Local Schools
Grad Schools Our Alumni Have Attended
  • State University of New York
  • The Ohio State University
Interesting Courses I Can Take
  • Piano
  • Voice
  • Music Stage Production
  • Introduction to Music and Worship