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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:

Ensembles, MU 117-13214
Private Lessons, MUL 134, MUL 2344
Secondary instrument or voice, MUL 034; four semesters of half-hour private lessons4
Sophomore Recital/Performance Seminar, MU 1491
Junior Recital, MU 1501
Senior Recital, MU 2501
World Music Cultures, MU 1073
MU 060 Intro to Music Technology or MU 061 Creating Music for Video3
Music electives9
(pedagogy and conducting courses strongly recommended)