The Music, Dance and Theatre Department at NJCU offers several undergraduate and graduate degree programs for students to pursue their passion for classical performance, jazz performance, music education, music business, and musical theatre. Internationally recognized classical and jazz performers, composers, music educators, and musicologists provide students with a rich and exciting learning experience. Students enjoy NJCU’s location, just minutes from the symphony, ballet, opera, musical theatre, chamber music, and jazz club venues available in New York City. Visit the Music, Dance and Theatre Department website for more information about its degree programs.
The Department’s talented and varied student Performance Ensembles – including the NJCU Orchestra, Symphony of Winds and Percussion, the NJCU Jazz Ensemble, Concert Chorale, the NJCU Percussion Ensemble, Chamber Singers, the Lab Band, and more – perform regularly on and off campus.
The Department also hosts the Great Performers Series, which brings world-class performers and ensembles to campus to present master classes, recitals, and concerts. Visit the NJCU Calendar of Events for information about performances.