Texas Tech University


TTU music faculty sitting in front of a computer

School of Music
Programs of Study

Programs of Study in Composition

The Composition program at Texas Tech University offers a Bachelors of Music, Master of Music and a Doctor of Musical Arts degree.  This program is designed to prepare the student for a multitude of possible career and education pathways.  The Bachelor of Music in Composition provides the composer with a professional portfolio of music compositions and professional skills for careers in an ever-growing array of fields involved with the creation and design of music. The Master of Music degree in music composition emphasizes a program for the creation of musical works. The Doctor of Musical Arts degree is oriented toward professional practice in music composition emphasizing the creation of musical works.

concentrations in composition


Peter Fischer

Peter Fischer
Composition, Area Chair

Hideki Isoda

Hideki Isoda
Composition, Director of Media Production