Music, BA - Performance Emphasis

General Education Curriculum

(39-40 Semester Hours)

See General Education Curriculum Requirements

 

BA Degree Requirements

Foreign Language (one area - minimum of 6 hours at the 200-level or above)

 

Major Courses:

(for course descriptions, see the Undergraduate Bulletin)

MUS 101 - Theory I
MUS 102 - Theory II
MUS 103 - Theory Lab I
MUS 104 - Theory Lab II
MUS 105 - Introduction to Music Literature
MUS 121 - Major Brass Lessons, Music Composition, Percussion, Piano, Voice, Woodwinds
MUS 122 - Major Brass Lessons, Music Composition, Percussion, Piano, Voice, Woodwinds
MUS 201 - Theory III
MUS 202 - Theory IV
MUS 203 - Theory Lab III
MUS 204 - Theory Lab IV
MUS 221 - Major Brass Lessons, Music Composition, Percussion, Piano, Voice, Woodwinds
MUS 222 - Major Brass Lessons, Music Composition, Percussion, Piano, Voice, Woodwinds
MUS 301 - History Of Music
MUS 302 - History Of Music
MUS 305 - Form and Analysis
MUS 321 - Major Brass Lessons, Music Composition, Percussion, Piano, Voice, Woodwinds
MUS 322 - Major Brass Lessons, Music Composition, Percussion, Piano, Voice, Woodwinds
MUS 327B - Half-Recital Brass
MUS 327P - Half-Recital Piano
MUS 327V - Half-Recital Voice
MUS 421 - Major Brass Lessons, Music Composition, Percussion, Piano, Voice, Woodwinds
MUS 422 - Major Brass Lessons, Music Composition, Percussion, Piano, Voice, Woodwinds
MUS 427B - Full Recital Brass
MUS 427P - Full Recital Piano
MUS 427V - Full Recital Voice

 

Select Music Ensemble: (8 Semester Hours)

MUS 106 - Jazz Ensemble
MUS 108 - Instrumental Ensemble
MUS 110 - University Chorus
MUS 112 - New Horizon
MUS 114 - Chorale
MUS 115 - Chamber Singers
MUS 116 - Male Ensemble

Secondary Music Sequence: (4 Semester Hours)

Piano majors will take four hours of Secondary Voice or Instrument; all other Music majors take the Group Keyboard Skills sequence.

MUS 107 - Group Keyboard Skills I
MUS 109 - Group Keyboard Skills II
MUS 207 - Group Keyboard Skills III
MUS 209 - Group Keyboard Skills IV

-or-
MUS 127 - Secondary Instrument, Voice

 

Fine Arts Requirement: (3 Semester Hours)

In addition to the 3 required semester hours of Fine Arts in the General Education Curriculum, an additional three-hour non-music survey course is required. (Select one.)

ART 102 - Art Appreciation
ART 211 - Art History Survey I
ART 212 - Art History Survey II
TH 175 - Theatre Appreciation

 

General Electives: (18 Semester Hours)

In addition to the requirements of the major, the BA degree requirements, and the General Education Curriculum requirements, an additional 18 semester hours of coursework is required to meet the requirements of a Bachelor of Arts degree.

Total Hours Required for a BA in Music: 124 Semester Hours