Academic Catalog

Music, B.A. – Performance

  • Major in Music, BA
    • BASIC MUSICIANSHIP
      23 hours
    • PERFORMANCE - See Appendix 1
    • SENIOR PROJECT AND STUDIO PERFORMANCE EVALUATIONS - See Appendix 2
    • REQUIRED MUSIC ELECTIVE (3 CREDITS REQUIRED) - Choose 3 hours from:
      3 hours
      • The Art of Teaching Choral Techniques
      • The Art of Teaching Instrumental Music Techniques
    • MUSIC ELECTIVES - Choose 6 hours from:
      6 hours
      • Language of Music 2
      • Singing Voice in Musicl Theatr
      • Class Voice 1
      • Introduction to Music Education
      • Music Industry 1
      • Composition Applications in Music Production 1
      • American Broadway Musicals
      • Love Songs Through the Ages
      • Popular Music
      • Technology in the Music Classroom
      • Music Industry 2
      • Computer Applications in Music Production 2
      • Live Audio Production
      • Studio Recording I
      • Music in Early Childhood
      • Latino Music in the US
      • Artist Management
      • Sem in Jazz Thry & Improv
      • Live Audio 2
      • The Art of Teaching Choral Techniques
      • Intro to West African Music and Dance
      • Foreign Language Diction
      • Hnrs: Foreign Lang Diction
      • The Art of Teaching Middle Level Music Kodaly
      • The Art of Teaching Instrumental Music Techniques
      • History of the Recording Industry
      • Guided Study Abroad in Music
      • Marketing and Promotion in the Music Industry
      • Music in the Non-Profit Sector
      • Studio Recording II
      • Synthesis and Sampling
      • International Music Business
      • Songwriting and Composition
      • Kodaly Solfege, Harmony and Analysis 4
      • Conducting 2
      • Audio & Music for Video
      • Live Audio 3
      • Topics in Music
      • BA MUSI (no Performance option) - A combination of electives should be taken from the Required and Additional elective options to total 12 credits, for 38 total credits in the MUSI major
  • Appendix 1. PERFORMANCE
    • Students interested in Kodaly Certification must complete 3 semesters of Chorale, in addition to their degree ensemble requirements.
    • BA Music Performance Concentration Performance Requirement
      16 hours
    • Applied Musicianship, Ensembles 2 CREDITS required - Choose 2 hours from:
      2 hours
      • Any 12-level MUSI course(s)
      • Any 22-level MUSI course(s)
      • Any 32-level MUSI course(s)
      • Any 42-level MUSI course(s)
      • Note, the requirement may not be satisfied with MUSI 128, MUSI 228, MUSI 328, MUSI 428
    • Applied Musicianship, Ensembles 8 CLASSES required - Choose 8 classes from:
      • Any 12-level MUSI course(s)
      • Any 22-level MUSI course(s)
      • Any 32-level MUSI course(s)
      • Any 42-level MUSI course(s)
      • Note, the requirement may not be satisfied with MUSI 128, MUSI 228, MUSI 328, MUSI 428
  • Appendix 2. SENIOR PROJECT AND STUDIO PERFORMANCE EVALUATIONS
    • Senior Project Required
      • All students must pass their Senior Project for the BA in Music.
    • Studio Performance Evaluation Needed
      • BA Music Performance Students must pass Studio Performance Evaluations with a Level 4 in Studio Performance. BA Music Students must pass Studio Performance Evaluations with a Level 2 in Studio Performance.