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B.A. Music (Piano / Organ) – Course Requirements

BA in Music with Concentration in Piano or Organ: (50 credits):

MUSIC CORE 16 credits

  • MUS 1000. Music Core I (4)
  • MUS 1100. Music Core II (4)
  • MUS 2000. Music Core III (4)
  • MUS 2100. Music Core IV (4)

ENSEMBLE 8 credits selected from:

  • MUS 1310. University Singers
  • MUS 1300. Chamber Singers
  • MUS 1320. Chapel Choir
  • MUS 1340. Instrumental Ensembles

PERFORMANCE AND MUSICIANSHIP 14 credits

  • MUS 1210. Piano Lessons (2)
  • MUS 2210. Piano Lessons (2)
  • MUS 3210. Piano Lessons (2)
  • MUS 4210. Piano Lessons (2)

—or –

  • MUS 1220. Organ Lessons (2)
  • MUS 2220. Organ Lessons (2)
  • MUS 3220. Organ Lessons (2)
  • MUS 4220. Organ Lessons (2)

—or –

  • MUS 3430. Piano Pedagogy (2)
  • MUS 3510. Piano/Organ Literature (2)
  • MUS 3410. Conducting I (2)

DEPARTMENTAL ELECTIVES 12 credits

IN ADDITION, EACH BA INSTRUMENTAL STUDIES MAJOR MUST COMPLETE:

  • Half solo recital at the 3000 level
  • Full solo recital at the 4000 level
  • Keyboard proficiency
  • Concert attendance as outlined in the Music Student Handbook

Students will be advised in electing additional courses that will complement their career goals.

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