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Master of Music - Latin Music Emphases

We offer a 36 hour Master of Music degree with emphases in both Latin Music Performance and Latin Music Education. Both emphases  are offered with tracks in either Mariachi or Salsa music. Classes include:

  • History of Latin American Music
  • History of Music in Mexico and the Caribbean
  • Arranging for Mariachi or Salsa
  • Guitarron & Vihuela
  • Afro-Cuban Hand Drumming
  • Mariachi & Salsa Ensemble

Studio instruction is offered on your major instrument, focusing specifically on music of Latin America and Spain.

For detailed information, please contact Dr. Mary Ellen Cavitt, Graduate Advisor for the Texas State School of Music at (512) 245-8450 or John Lopez, Coordinator of Latin Music Studies at (512) 245-7401. You can also visit: