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Shadowing a Current Music Major

We welcome current high school seniors to shadow a current Boyer student in his/her major of interest. Shadowing includes observing a class or two and ensemble rehearsal, meeting with an Admissions staff member (optional), and to ask current students about their experiences at Temple University as a Music major. We recommend arriving by 10:00 or 11:00 and staying until mid-afternoon to maximum the experience. Students can only be shadowed on particular days, and we ask that you observe the following when requesting to shadow a student:



Voice Performance


Instrumental (String) Performance

Tuesdays or Thursdays

Instrumental (Winds/Brass) Performance

Mondays - Thursdays

Percussion Performance Fridays

Piano Performance


Jazz Performance


Music Education

Mondays - Thursdays

Music Therapy


Composition, Theory or Music History

Mondays or Wednesdays

Music Technology Fidays

Requests must be submitted at least two weeks in advance and can only be accommodated during the academic year (September through November and February through April). Please note that parents and other guests are not permitted to sit in on classes.

Meet the Boyer Ambassadors


Name:  Bell

Major:  Jazz Performance

Year:  Freshman

Hometown:  Seattle, WA


Name:  Lauren

Instrument:  Voice

Major:  Music Therapy

Year:  Sophomore

Hometown:  Freehold, NJ


Name:  Adam

Instrument:  Viola

Major:  Performance

Year:  Senior

Hometown:  York, PA


Name:  Joey

Instrument:  Voice

Major:  Music Education

Year:  Junior

Hometown:  Loveland, OH


Name:  Lexie

Instrument: Oboe

Major:  Performance

Year:  Sophomore

Hometown:  Allison Park, PA



Name:  Danielle

Instrument: Jazz Voice

Major: Jazz Voice Performance

Year:  Junior

Hometown: Phoenixville, PA


Name:  Steven

Instrument:  Voice

Major: Music Education

Year:  Senior

Hometown:  Wynnewood, PA



Name: Kaitlyn

Instrument: Flute

Major: Music Education and Performance

Year: Sophomore

Hometown:  Penndel, PA


Name:  Huiping

Instrument: Piano

Major:  Performance and Music Theory

Year:  Junior

Hometown:  Hong Kong


Name:  Nick

Instrument:  Flute

Major:  Music Education and Performance

Year:  Senior

Hometown:  Doylestown, PA


Name:  Peyton

Instrument:  Voice

Major: Music Therapy

Year:  Junior

Hometown:  Cary, NC


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