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Music in Performance Comprehensive, B.M.P.


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Curriculum for a Comprehensive Major in Music in Performance, B.M.P.


Total hours required, 116-119 Hours:


Additional Core Curriculum, 38 Hours:


Music core requirements, 44 Hours:


Four-Year Course Progression

Music, Vocal Performance*
FALL   FIRST YEAR     SPRING   FIRST YEAR  
Sub./Course No. Tier Title Credit   Sub./Course No. Tier Title Credit
MUSC 100 1 First-Year Seminar (FYEX) 1   MUSC 105   Theory II 3
MUSC 103 2 Music Theory I (AR-GL) 3   MUSC 106   Aural Skills II 1
MUSC 104   Aural Skills I 1   MUSC 141   Class Piano II 1
MUSC 140   Class Piano I 1   MUSC 212   Italian Diction (spring odd years) 1
MUSC 211   English Diction (fall even years) 1   MUAP 1xx   Applied Lesson 1
MUAP 1xx   Applied Lesson 1   MUEN 1xx   Major Ensemble 1
MUEN 1xx   Major Ensemble 1   MUEN 1xx   Small Vocal Ensemble 1
MUEN 1xx   Small Vocal Ensemble 1   Core Curriculum 1 ENGL 102 3
Core Curriculum 1 ENGL 101 3   Core Curriculum 1 History 3
Core Curriculum 1 Mathematics (MA) 3       TOTAL 15
    TOTAL 16          
         
FALL   SECOND YEAR     SPRING   SECOND YEAR  
Sub./Course No. Tier Title Credit   Sub./Course No. Tier Title Credit
MUSC 203   Music Theory III 3   MUSC 205   Music Theory IV 2
MUSC 204   Aural Skills III 1   MUSC 206   Aural Skills IV 1
MUSC 310   Music History I: Antiquity to Early Classical (WM) 3   MUSC 311 2 Music History II: Early Classical to 2000 3
MUSC 360   Movement for Singers (fall odd years) 1   MUSC 364   French Diction (spring even years) 1
MUSC 363   German Diction (fall odd years) 1   MUAP 3xx   Applied Lesson 1
MUAP 3xx   Applied Lesson 1   MUEN 3xx   Major Ensemble 1
MUEN 3xx   Major Ensemble 1   MUEN 3xx   Small Vocal Ensemble 1
MUEN 3xx   Small Vocal Ensemble 1   GERM 102   Elementary German II 3
GERM 101   Elementary German I 3   Core Curriculum 2 Social Sciences (SO-MD) 3
    TOTAL 15       TOTAL 16
         
FALL   THIRD YEAR     SPRING   THIRD YEAR  
Sub./Course No. Tier Title Credit   Sub./Course No. Tier Title Credit
MUSC 303   Form and Analytical Techniques 3   MUSC 317   Opera and Oratorio Literature (spring odd years) 2
MUSC 323   Vocal Pedagogy (fall even years) 2   MUAP 3xx   Applied Lesson 1
MUAP 3xx   Applied Lesson 1   MUEN 3xx   Major Ensemble 1
MUAP 397   Junior Recital 1   MUEN 3xx   Small Vocal Ensemble 1
MUEN 3xx   Major Ensemble 1   Core Curriculum 2 Sciences (LS) 4
MUEN 3xx   Small Vocal Ensemble 1   Core Curriculum 2 Social Sciences (SO-CK) 3
Core Curriculum 2 Sciences (LS) 4   FREN 102   Elementary French II OR  
FREN 101   Elementary French I OR     GERM 204   Intermediate German II 3
GERM 203   Intermediate German I 3       TOTAL 15
    TOTAL 16          
 
Sub./Course No. Tier Title Credit   Sub./Course No. Tier Title Credit
MUSC 498 3 Senior Seminar 1   MUAP 3xx   Applied Lesson 1
MUAP 3xx   Applied Lesson 1   MUEN 3xx   Major Ensemble 1
MUSC 316   Vocal Literature (fall odd years) 3   MUEN 3xx   Small Vocal Ensemble 1
MUEN 3xx   Major Ensemble 1   MUAP 497   Senior Music Activity 1
MUEN 3xx   Small Vocal Ensemble 1   THEA 203   Acting I 3
FREN 101   Elementary French I OR     Core Curriculum 2 Wellness (WE) 3
FREN 203   Intermediate French I 3   FREN 102   Elementary French II OR  
Core Curriculum 2 Social Sciences (SO-CK or MD) 3   FREN 204   Intermediate French II 3
    TOTAL 13   Elective   Choose with advisor 1
              TOTAL 14
October 12, 2015                
              DEGREE TOTAL 120
* This progression is based upon an even year entry. Consult two-year rotation for courses in bold type.     

Piano Performance Concentration, 34 Hours:


Four-Year Course Progression

Music, Piano Performance*
FALL   FIRST YEAR     SPRING   FIRST YEAR  
Sub./Course No. Tier Title Credit   Sub./Course No. Tier Title Credit
MUSC 100 1 First-Year Seminar (FYEX) 1   MUSC 105   Theory II 3
MUSC 103 2 Music Theory I (AR-GL) 3   MUSC 106   Aural Skills II 1
MUSC 104   Aural Skills I 1   MUSC 338   Piano Repertoire 1
MUSC 338   Piano Repertoire 1   MUAP 1xx   Applied Lesson 1
MUAP 1xx   Applied Lesson 1   MUEN 1xx   Major Ensemble 1
MUEN 1xx   Major Ensemble 1   Core Curriculum 1 ENGL 102 3
Core Curriculum 1 ENGL 101 3   Core Curriculum 1 History 3
Core Curriculum 1 Mathematics (MA) 3       TOTAL 13
    TOTAL 14          
         
FALL   SECOND YEAR     SPRING   SECOND YEAR  
Sub./Course No. Tier Title Credit   Sub./Course No. Tier Title Credit
MUSC 203   Music Theory III 3   MUSC 205   Music Theory IV 2
MUSC 204   Aural Skills III 1   MUSC 206   Aural Skills IV 1
MUSC 227   Introduction to Conducting 1   MUSC 311 2 Music History II: Early Classical to 2000 3
MUAP 310   Music History I: Antiquity to Early Classical (WM) 3   MUSC 338   Piano Repertoire 1
MUSC 329   Electronic Music Media 1   MUAP 3xx   Applied Lesson 1
MUSC 338   Piano Repertoire 1   MUEN 3xx   Major Ensemble 1
MUAP 3xx   Applied Lesson 1   MUEN 3xx   Choral Ensemble 1
MUEN 3xx   Major Ensemble 1   Core Curriculum 2 Wellness (WE) 3
MUEN 3xx   Choral Ensemble 1   Core Curriculum 2 Social Sciences (SO) 3
Core Curriculum 2 Humanities (HM) 3       TOTAL 16
    TOTAL 16          
         
FALL   THIRD YEAR     SPRING   THIRD YEAR  
Sub./Course No. Tier Title Credit   Sub./Course No. Tier Title Credit
MUSC 303   Form and Analytical Techniques 3   MUSC 245   Jazz Theory and Improvisation (spring odd years) 2
MUSC 320   Studio Pedagogy 3   MUSC 338   Piano Repertoire 1
MUSC 338   Piano Repertoire 1   MUAP 3xx   Applied Lesson 1
MUAP 3xx   Applied Lesson 1   MUEN 3xx   Major Ensemble 4
MUAP 397   Junior Recital 1   Elective   Choose music elective with advisor 3
MUEN 3xx   Major Ensemble 1   Elective   Choose non-music elective with advisor 2
MUEN 3xx   Choral Ensemble 1   Core Curriculum 2 Sciences (LS) 4
Core Curriculum 2 Sciences (LS) 4   Core Curriculum 2 Social Sciences (SO) 3
    TOTAL 15       TOTAL 17
         
FALL   FOURTH YEAR     SPRING   FOURTH YEAR  
Sub./Course No. Tier Title Credit   Sub./Course No. Tier Title Credit
MUSC 498 3 Senior Seminar 1   MUSC 338   Piano Repertoire 1
MUSC 338   Piano Repertoire 1   MUSC 314   Keyboard Literature (spring even years) 3
MUSC 420   Apprenticeship in Piano Pedagogy 1   MUSC 420   Apprenticeship in Piano Pedagogy 1
MUAP 3xx   Applied Lesson 1   MUAP 3xx   Applied Lesson 1
MUEN 3xx   Major Ensemble 1   MUEN 3xx   Major Ensemble 1
MUEN 3xx   Instrumental Ensemble 1   MUEN 3xx   Instrumental Ensemble 1
Elective   Choose music elective with advisor 3   MUAP 497   Senior Music Activity 1
Elective   Choose non-music elective with advisor 2   Elective   Choose music elective with advisor 3
Core Curriculum 2 Social Sciences (SO) 3   Core Curriculum 2 Humanities (HM) 3
    TOTAL 14       TOTAL 15
                 
October 12, 2015             DEGREE TOTAL 120
* This progression is based upon an even year entry. Consult two-year rotation for courses in bold type.        
Four-Year Course Progression

Music, Instrumental Performance*
FALL   FIRST YEAR     SPRING   FIRST YEAR  
Sub./Course No. Tier Title Credit   Sub./Course No. Tier Title Credit
MUSC 100 1 First-Year Seminar (FYEX) 1   MUSC 105   Theory II 3
MUSC 103 2 Music Theory I (AR-GL) 3   MUSC 106   Aural Skills II 1
MUSC 104   Aural Skills I 1   MUSC 141   Class Piano II 1
MUSC 140   Class Piano I 1   MUAP 1xx   Applied Lesson 1
MUAP 1xx   Applied Lesson 1   MUEN 1xx   Major Ensemble 1
MUEN 1xx   Major Ensemble 1   MUEN 1xx   Secondary Ensemble 1
MUEN 1xx   Secondary Ensemble 1   Core Curriculum 1 ENGL 102 3
Core Curriculum 1 ENGL 101 3   Core Curriculum 1 History 3
Core Curriculum 1 Mathematics (MA) 3       TOTAL 14
    TOTAL 15          
         
FALL   SECOND YEAR     SPRING   SECOND YEAR  
Sub./Course No. Tier Title Credit   Sub./Course No. Tier Title Credit
MUSC 203   Music Theory III 3   MUSC 205   Music Theory IV 2
MUSC 204   Aural Skills III 1   MUSC 206   Aural Skills IV 1
MUSC 227   Introduction to Conducting 1   MUSC 311 2 Music History II: Early Classical to 2000 3
MUAP 310   Music History I: Antiquity to Early Classical (WM) 3   MUSC 346   Chamber Literature (spring even years) 2
MUSC 344   Orchestra Literature (fall odd years) 3   MUAP 3xx   Applied Lesson 1
MUAP 3xx   Applied Lesson 1   MUEN 3xx   Major Ensemble 1
MUEN 3xx   Major Ensemble 1   MUEN 3xx   Secondary Ensemble 1
MUEN 3xx   Secondary Ensemble 1   Core Curriculum 2 Social Sciences (SO) 3
    TOTAL 14       TOTAL 14
         
FALL   THIRD YEAR     SPRING   THIRD YEAR  
Sub./Course No. Tier Title Credit   Sub./Course No. Tier Title Credit
MUSC 303   Form and Analytical Techniques 3   MUSC 245   Jazz Theory and Improvisation (spring odd years) 2
MUSC 315   History of Jazz Styles (fall even years) 3   MUAP 450   Orchestration 1
MUSC 345   Wind Band Literature 2   MUAP 3xx   Applied Lesson 1
MUAP 3xx   Applied Lesson 1   MUEN 3xx   Major Ensemble 1
MUAP 397   Junior Recital 1   MUEN 3xx   Secondary Ensemble 1
MUEN 3xx   Major Ensemble 1   Elective   Choose music elective with advisor 3
MUEN 3xx   Secondary Ensemble 1   Core Curriculum 2 Sciences (LS) 4
Core Curriculum 2 Sciences (LS) 4   Core Curriculum 2 Social Sciences (SO) 3
    TOTAL 16       TOTAL 16
         
FALL   FOURTH YEAR     SPRING   FOURTH YEAR  
Sub./Course No. Tier Title Credit   Sub./Course No. Tier Title Credit
MUSC 498 3 Senior Seminar 1   MUSC 322   Instrumental Pedagogy 3
MUSC 329   Electronic Music Media 1   MUAP 3xx   Applied Lesson 1
MUAP 3xx   Applied Lesson 1   MUEN 3xx   Major Ensemble 1
MUEN 3xx   Major Ensemble 1   MUEN 3xx   Secondary Ensemble 1
MUEN 3xx   Secondary Ensemble 1   MUAP 497   Senior Music Activity 1
Elective   Choose music elective with advisor 3   Elective   Choose non-music elective with advisor 2
Elective   Choose non-music elective with advisor 2   Core Curriculum 2 Humanities (HM) 3
Core Curriculum 2 Humanities (HM) 3   Core Curriculum 2 Wellness (WE) 3
Core Curriculum 2 Social Sciences (SO) 3       TOTAL 15
    TOTAL 16          
October 13, 2015             DEGREE TOTAL 120
* This progression is based upon an even year entry. Consult two-year rotation for courses in bold type.        

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