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BACHELOR OF MUSIC
Visual and Performing Arts
Concentration in Performance
(Applied Areas: Voice, Piano, Organ, Brass, Woodwinds, Strings, Percussion)  

The degree of Bachelor of Music is a performance degree in music. Areas of concentration include instrumental or vocal. In addition to developing the understanding of musical concepts and a knowledge of the historical musical styles, emphasis in the program is weighted to high achievement in musical performance.  

A.            General Education Core Requirements. 33 credits.
                See General Education Requirements  

B.            Additional Degree Requirements. 9 credits.
                Modern Languages (French or German/3 credits (at 202-level or above)
                Humanities/6 credits in at least two disciplines and not in the discipline of music  

C. Major Requirements. 78 credits.
Organ Primary
MUSC 113 Theory of Music/2 credits
MUSC 114 Theory of Music/2 credits
MUSC 115 Sightsinging and Dictation/1 credit
MUSC 116 Sightsinging and Dictation/1 credit  
MUSC 119  Introduction to Computer Applications in Music/1 credit  
MUSC 137 Music Literature/3 credits  
MUSC 213 Theory of Music/2 credits  
MUSC 214 Theory of Music/2 credits  
MUSC 215 Sightsinging and Dictation/1 credit  
MUSC 216  Sightsinging and Dictation/1 credit  
MUSC 243 Piano Accompanying/1 credit  
MUSC 313 Form and Analysis/3 credits  
MUSC 331 History of Music/3 credits
MUSC 332 History of Music/3 credits  
MUSC 341 Conducting/2 credits  
MUSC 414 Counterpoint/2 credits  
MUSC 434 Organ Literature/2 credits  
Applied Primary/22 credits 
Applied Secondary (voice)/4 credits  
Applied Secondary (piano)/4 credits
Ensembles/10 credits  
Music Electives/6 credits  
TOTAL 78 credits  
Voice Primary
MUSC 113 Theory of Music/2 credits  
MUSC 114 Theory of Music/2 credits  
MUSC 115 Sightsinging and Dictation/1 credit  
MUSC 116 Sightsinging and Dictation/1 credit  
MUSC 119 Introduction to Computer Applications in Music/1 credit  
MUSC 137 Music Literature/3 credits  
MUSC 140 Diction for Singers I/2 credits  
MUSC 141 Diction for Singers II/2 credits  
MUSC 213 Theory of Music/2 credits
MUSC 214    Theory of Music/2 credits  
MUSC 215 Sightsinging and Dictation/1 credit  
MUSC 216     Sightsinging and Dictation/1 credit  
MUSC 243  Piano Accompanying/1 credit  
MUSC 313    Form and Analysis/3 credits  
MUSC 331 History of Music/3 credits  
MUSC 332  History of Music/3 credits
MUSC 341 Conducting/2 credits  
MUSC 414     Counterpoint/2 credits  
MUSC 436 Vocal Literature/2 credits   
MUSC 446 Vocal Pedagogy/2 credits  
Applied Primary/22 credits  
Applied Secondary/4 credits    
               MUSC 163, 164, 263, 264 (Piano class)  
               OR MUSC 171, 172, 271, 272 (Individual piano lesson)  
Ensembles/8 credits  
Music Electives/6 credits     
TOTAL 78 credits
Piano Primary
MUSC 113 Theory of Music/2 credits  
MUSC 114 Theory of Music/2 credits  
MUSC 115      Sightsinging and Dictation/1 credit  
MUSC 116   Sightsinging and Dictation/1 credit  
MUSC 119 Introduction to Computer Applications in Music/1 credit
MUSC 137 Music Literature/3 credits  
MUSC 213 Theory of Music/2 credits  
MUSC 214 Theory of Music/2 credits  
MUSC 215 Sightsinging and Dictation/1 credit  
MUSC 216 Sightsinging and Dictation/1 credit  
MUSC 243 Piano Accompanying/1 credit  
MUSC 313 Form and Analysis/3 credits  
MUSC 319 Keyboard Improvisation/2 credits  
MUSC 331 History of Music/3 credits  
MUSC 332 History of Music/3 credits  
MUSC 335 Piano Duet and Duo-Piano Literature/2 credits  
MUSC 341 Conducting/2 credits  
MUSC 414 Counterpoint/2 credits  
MUSC 435 Piano Literature/2 credits  
MUSC 445 Piano Pedagogy/2 credits  
Applied Primary/22 credits
Applied Secondary/4 credits  
Ensembles/10 credits  
Music Electives/6 credits  
TOTAL 80 credits
Instrumental Primary
MUSC 113 Theory of Music/2 credits  
MUSC 114 Theory of Music/2 credits  
MUSC 115 Sightsinging and Dictation/1 credit  
MUSC 116 Sightsinging and Dictation/1 credit  
MUSC 119 Introduction to Computer Applications in Music/1 credit  
MUSC 137 Music Literature/3 credits  
MUSC 213 Theory of Music/2 credits  
MUSC 214  Theory of Music/2 credits  
MUSC 215 Sightsinging and Dictation/1 credit  
MUSC 216    Sightsinging and Dictation/1 credit  
MUSC 313 Form and Analysis/3 credits  
MUSC 331 History of Music/3 credits  
MUSC 332  

History of Music/3 credits              

MUSC 341    Conducting/2 credits  
MUSC 412     Arranging/2 credits  
MUSC 414 Counterpoint/2 credits  
MUSC 433  Instrumental Literature/2 credits  
Applied Primary/22 credits  
Applied Secondary/4 credits    
               MUSC 163, 164, 263, 264 (Piano class)  
               OR MUSC 171, 172, 271, 272 (Individual piano lesson)  
Ensembles/10 credits  
Music Electives/9 credits     
TOTAL 78 credits

D.            Electives (all concentrations)/4 credits  

E.             Total Credits Required for Bachelor of Music with a Concentration in Performance  -  124-126 
 

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