Music and Worship Arts

Minor (BA)

The Music and Worship Arts minor combines musicianship and performance studies with the theology and history of sacred music. This program enables you to have a solid basis musically, biblically and practically to lead in worship music with self-assurance and theological awareness.

World-Class Music Education

Tyndale's innovative and exciting music programs provide the skills and tools needed for success in performance, music leadership and music ministry. With a diverse faculty of professional musicians, students receive world-class music education through leading-edge courses, internships, individual and group training, mentorship, as well as performance and ministry opportunities. Learning from expert practitioners, Tyndale provides a supportive community where musicians can explore their gifting while refining their craft. Combining practical studio training with theoretical knowledge, students gain exposure to a wide range of musical traditions, styles, concepts and artistic expressions through both popular music and sacred music genres.

Other Music Programs: Music: Worship Arts (BA Major), Music: Performance (BA Major)

Performance Opportunities

Multiple opportunities are available to perform at external concerts and services as soloists and in ensemble settings, even partnering and performing with professional musicians throughout the Greater Toronto Area, as well as internal performance opportunities in multiple performance spaces throughout the campus. Students develop leadership skills through Tyndale’s Chapel Program as they lead weekly chapel worship in our breath-taking 56-foot high chapel space with a state-of-the-art sound system.

Program Options

Minor (BA)

Interesting Courses

  • History of Christian Worship
  • Theology of Christian Worship
  • Workshop in Musicianship I
  • Applied Music: Voice
  • Internship in Music and Worship Arts

For a future career as a:

  • Worship Pastor/Leader
  • Teacher
  • Singer/Songwriter
  • Musician
  • Recording Artist
"The music program prepares you in such a way that you will leave with a greater understanding of the foundations of worship, an appreciation for different styles of music, and newly developed leadership skills." — Morgan Clark