Department Profile

Mission Statement

The mission of the music department of Dordt College is

Program Strengths

Learning Objectives

Within the context of a Christian understanding of music, students will

  1. develop an understanding of the creational structure of music
  2. develop technical musical skills in pitch, rhythm, instrumental and vocal technique, and piano proficiency
  3. develop musicality and artistry in music performance
  4. develop responsibility, motivation, and maturity as individuals and as leaders
  5. understand disciplines within music, such as music theory and music history, as part of creational structure and creational development
  6. take delight in excellent musical experiences