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2014-2015 Undergraduate Catalog 
2014-2015 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Music - Performance (MUSP) - BA Major

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84-85 S.H. (No Minor Required)

2.00 GPA

Admission to The Major

To be admitted into the Performance degree program, students must make a formal application and pass an audition before a faculty committee after their first year.

Literature and Techniques Courses (5-6 S.H.) *

*Pedagogy and literature courses must correspond to the student’s major performing medium.

Additional Requirements in Performance Area (2 S.H.)

Vocal Performance Majors:

Instrumental Performance Majors:

Piano Performance Majors:

Chamber Ensemble (2-4 S.H.)

Vocal Performance Majors:

Instrumental Performance Majors:

 Choose one: (Four semesters/credits required)

Piano Performance Majors:

Major Performing Large Ensemble (8 S.H.)

Choose one:

Applied Lessons in Primary Performance Medium (16 S.H.)

Students must enroll in a minimum of eight semesters of applied lessons.

Electives (6 S.H.)

Electives must be taken from areas of theory, history, and literature. MUS 120 - Introduction to Music Theory  does not fulfill elective requirements. (Suggested course: ◆ MUS 402 - Form & Analysis  to fulfill Critical Analysis Intensive requirement.)

Additional Requirements (8 S.H.)

  • Foreign language (French, German, or Spanish). (Fulfills Humanities in General Education Program.)
  • Students must pass a piano proficiency exam. (0 S.H.)


◎ = Oral Intensive

◆ = Math/Critical Analysis Intensive

△ = Writing Intensive

✽ = Physical Development and Wellness Graduation Requirement

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