Bachelor of Music in Performance

This program emphasizes musical proficiency at a pre-professional level through individual instruction, mentoring, and career guidance. Performance experience includes large and small ensembles, solo performance opportunities, solo work in large-scale productions, and solo recitals in the junior and senior years.

Music Core Curriculum Requirements

  • Mus 101, 102, 103 Theory I (12 credits)
  • Mus 201, 202, 203 Theory II
  • Mus 101, 102, 103 Solfeggio I (6 credits)
  • Mus 201, 202, 203 Solfeggio II
  • Mus 104, 105, 106 Music History (6 credits)

Piano Core Curriculum Requirements

  • Mus 150, 250 Class Piano (6 credits) OR Mus 150, 250, 350, 450 Secondary Piano (1 credit)
  • Mus 108 Intro to Music Technology (1 credit)
  • Mus 413 Conducting Music AND Mus 414 OR Mus 415 (2 credits)
  • Mus 499 Senior Recital (1 credit, 0 credits for Bachelor of Arts)
  • Mus 140, 240, 340, 440 Large Ensemble (non-billed credits, 11 credits for Music Education, 12 credits)
  • Mus 145, 245, 345, 445 Small Ensemble (non-billed credits, 8 credits)
  • Mus 190, 290, 390, 490 Attendance (each term in residence, 0 credits)

Bachelor of Music in Performance (Except Voice) Requirements

(Keyboard majors take Mus 155, 255 Accompanying- 6 credits)
  • Mus 185, 285 OR Mus 427, 428, 429 (54 credits)
  • Applied Instrument (24 credits)
  • Mus 170, 171, 172, 173, 174, 175
  • Mus 270, 271, 272, 273, 274, 275
  • Mus 370, 371, 372, 373, 374, 375
  • Mus 470, 471, 472, 473, 474, 475
  • Mus 151, 251, 351, 451
  • Mus 204, 205, 206, 208 Music History (8 credits)
  • Mus 304, 305, 306 Form & Analysis (3 credits)
  • Pedagogy, Literature & Materials (4 credits)
  • Mus 341, 342, 343 Instrumental Pedagogy
  • Mus 310, 311, 312 Piano Pedagogy
  • Mus 307, 308, 309 Instrumental Literature & Materials
  • Mus 430, 431, 432 Piano Literature & Materials
  • Junior Recital (0 credits)
  • Liberal Studies Core (45 credits)

Total: 141 credits

Bachelor of Music in Performance - Voice Requirements

  • Music Core Curriculum (54 credits)
  • Mus 160, 260, 360, 460 Applied Voice (24 credits)
  • Mus 204, 205, 206, 208 Music History (8 credits)
  • Mus 304, 305, 306 Form & Analysis (3 credits)
  • Mus 181, 281 Diction for Singers (3 credits)
  • Pedagogy, Literature & Materials (4 credits)
  • Mus 410, 411, 412 Vocal Pedagogy
  • Mus 401, 402, 403 Vocal Literature & Materials
  • Junior Recital (0 credits)
  • Italian 101, 201, 301 (9 credits)
  • Liberal Studies Core (36 credits)

Total: 141 credits

Events

Theatre: The Laramie Project

Dates: Apr 25 - Apr 27, 2014

Location: Taylor Little Theatre

MET HD Live: Così Fan Tutte

Dates: Apr 26

Location: Mary D'Angelo Performing Arts Center

An Afternoon of Dance

Dates: Apr 27

Location: Ridge Library Great Room, North East

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