Music Performance B.Mus.

All students must meet the University Requirements.

All students must meet the College Requirements.

Major Requirements

The Bachelor of Music program, with a concentration in Performance, is designed for talented students who wish to pursue a career in music as a performer. To earn the degree, students must demonstrate technical competence, and a broad knowledge of musical style and literature. Performance as a soloist and in ensembles is key. Admission is through audition at the end of the first year.

Students must complete the degree requirements (forty credits) for the Bachelor of Arts with concentration in performance (see Music - B.A.), and these additional forty credits:

Ensembles14
Applied lessons4
Secondary instrument or voice4
(four semesters of half-hour lessons)
Sophomore Recital/Performance Seminar1
Junior Recital1
Senior Recital1
(in addition to the one credit given for MU 250)
World Music3
Electronic Music3
Music electives9
(pedagogy courses strongly recommended)