Millikin University offers many great opportunities to further skills in the music industry through these great programs.
In its 15th year of production, First Step Records is a student operated record label and publishing company providing hands-on experience in the business of music. Located at Millikin University in Decatur, IL, the label seeks to provide opportunities for students, faculty, and alumni artists.
First Step is a student-run record label and publishing company that supports and promotes the diverse, quality music of Millikin University.
Our vision as a record label and publishing company is…
- To establish the reputation of music at Millikin University to the wider community
- To provide a meaningful learning experience within the music industry
- The product we produce exceeds industry standards.
- That we are a commercial outlet for Millikin University’s established and emerging artists.
- In the importance of creativity and innovation within our organization