trombone players
Conservatory students in the trombone section of the Oberlin Orchestra. Photo credit: Dale Preston ’83
Program Overview

Trombone

Program Type: Major, Minor
  • Bachelor of Music (BM)
Division: Winds, Brass, and Percussion

The trombone curriculum is intense and stimulating. Coursework includes applied private study, individualized instruction, master classes, and performance opportunities that emphasize the development of technique and musicianship.

Oberlin Orchestra in Carnegie Hall
The Oberlin Orchestra performs in Carnegie Hall. Photo credit: Chris Lee

Performance Ensembles

Performance is a central component to the Oberlin curriculum. Because of our undergraduate focus, performance majors are assured of playing opportunities in our many ensembles, including large groups like the Oberlin Orchestra as well as smaller ones like the Contemporary Music Ensemble.

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