Program Description

All students at Berklee College of Music enter with a principal instrument.

No matter what major you end up pursuing, you will complete at least four semesters of private instruction, labs, and ensembles with this instrument. This fulfills your performance core requirement.

The brass family includes:

  • baritone horn;
  • French horn;
  • trombone;
  • trombone (bass);
  • trumpet; and
  • tuba.

Ear for the Past, Voice of the Future

Whether it's classical, jazz, or a variety of other styles, you'll find expert faculty in the Berklee Brass Department that will meet you where you are and help you cultivate your own voice. You'll learn to steep yourself in tradition as well as use your own story as a way to discover a fresh, new sound.

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