Bachelor of Music in Performance

Bachelor of Music in PerformanceThis program of study is designed for students seeking careers as professionalclassical performers and/or studio teachers. Students admitted to this programof study must possess exceptional talent in their principal applied area, and instrumentaland keyboard majors must demonstrate previous training. The curriculum couplesrigorous scholarship with numerous performance opportunities, thus adequately preparingstudents for graduate study in performance.
VOICE/INSTRUMENT PERFOMANCE:
In addition to the other degree requirements, students complete the followingMusic courses:

Vocal Majors Track:
General Requirements:

  • CORE (43)
  • Jan Term (9)

Music Requirements:

  • MUSI 0999--Music Seminar (0)
  • MUSI 1110--Lit. & Lang of Music (2)
  • MUSI 1101, 1102, & 2201--Music Theory 1-3 (9)
  • MUSI 1113, 1114, 2213--Ear Training 1-3 (6)
  • MUSI 1105 (or 1106)--Applied Voice (10)
  • MUSI 1107 (or 1108)--Choral Ensemble (8)
  • MUSI 1103, 1104, & 2203--Piano 1-3 (3)
  • MUSI 2239 & 2240--Diction for Singers: 1-2 (4)
  • MUSI 2310--Orchestration (3)
  • MUSI 3366--Conducting (3)
  • MUSI 2301 & 2302--Music History 1-2 (6)
  • MUSI 4480Opera Experience (6)
  • Music or Theater or Language Electives (9)
  • MUSI 4486--Special Topics in Music OR Approved Music Electives (6)
  • MUSI 3384--Junior Recital (0)
  • MUSI 4484--Senior Recital (1)

    TOTAL = 128

Piano Majors Track:
General Requirements:

  • CORE (43)
  • Jan Term (9)

Music Requirements:

  • MUSI 099--Music Seminar (0)
  • MUIS 1110--Lit. & Lang of Music (2)
  • MUSI 1101, 1102, & 2201--Music Theory 1-3 (9)
  • MUSI 1113, 1114, & 2213--Ear Training 1-3 (6)
  • MUSI 1105 (or 1106)--Applied Piano (10)
  • MUSI 1107 (or 1108)--Ensemble (6)
  • MUSI 1107 (or 1108)--Ensemble: Accompanying (4)
  • MUSI 2239–Diction for Singers: Part 1 (2)
  • MUSI 2310--Orchestration (3)
  • MUSI 2390--Audio Engineering (3)
  • MUSI 3366--Conducting (3)
  • MUSI 2301 & 2302--Music History 1-2 (6)
  • Music or Approved Electives (9)
  • MUSI 4486--Special Topics in Music OR Approved Music Electives (9)
  • MUSI 3384--Junior Recital (0)
  • MUSI 4484--Senior Recital (1)

    TOTAL = 125

Instrumental Majors Track:
General Requirements:

  • CORE (43)
  • Jan Term (9)

Music Requirements:

  • MUSI 0999--Music Seminar (0)
  • MUSI 1110--Lit. & Lang of Music (2)
  • MUSI 1101, 1102, & 2201--Music Theory 1-3 (9)
  • MUSI 1113, 1114, 2213--Ear Training 1-3 (6)
  • MUSI 1103, 1104, & 2203--Piano 1-3 (3)
  • MUSI 1105 (or 1106)--Applied Instrument (10)
  • MUSI 1107 (or 1108)--Ensemble (8)
  • MUSI 2310--Orchestration (3)
  • MUSI 2290--Audio Engineering (3)
  • MUSI 3366--Conducting (3)
  • MUSI 2301 & 2302--Music History 1-2 (6)
  • Music or Approved Electives (11)
  • MUSI 4486--Special Topics in Music OR Approved Music Electives(9)
  • MUSI 3384 --Junior Recital (0)
  • MUSI 4484--Senior Recital (1)

    TOTAL = 126