ENROLLMENT REQUIREMENTS

During a student's two-year Music Major Program, he/she is expected to enroll in the following courses:

HARMONY                                        MUSIC 201, 202, 203
MUSICIANSHIP MUSIC 217-2, 218-2, 219-2
PIANO Total of 4 semesters of MUSIC 311, 312, 313, 314, 341-1/2/3, 361
CURRENT MUSICAL EVENTS MUSIC 152  (2 Semesters)
PERFORMANCE ENSEMBLE (Each semester of attendance - see below)
   

If, however, a new Music Major is not qualified to enroll in the above courses, the student should enroll in the following courses concurrently:

INTRODUCTION TO MUSIC THEORY    MUSIC 200
PIANO I MUSIC 311
CURRENT MUSICAL EVENTS MUSIC 152-1/2 
PERFORMANCE ENSEMBLE (see below)  
   

PERFORMANCE ENSEMBLE REQUIREMENT: The Performance Ensemble Requirement may be satisfied by enrollment in any of the following courses: MUSIC  501, 531, 561, 705, 711, 725, 751, 765, 771, 781. Instrumental students who do not yet qualify for an instrumental performance organization will be able to fulfill their Performance Ensemble requirement by enrolling in one of the Choirs: (MUSIC 501, 531 or 561).

AUDITIONS FOR MUSIC ENSEMBLES: Students enrolling in Music Ensemble Classes where the course description indicates a need for an audition will audition as directed by the instructor at the first class meeting. To meet prerequisites students enrolling in music classes with a performance level prerequisite who have not taken the required prerequisite may audition as directed by the class instructor at the first class meeting to confirm a performance level equal to that of the prerequisite.

PLEASE NOTE THESE Changes to the Music Theory Sequence

The Music Theory sequence now consists of the following courses:

  • Semester 1: MUS 200 (Introduction to Music Theory)
  • Semester 2: MUS 201 (Harmony I) and MUS 217-2 (Musicianship 2)
  • Semester 3: MUS 202 (Harmony II) and MUS 218-2 (Musicianship 3)
  • Semester 4: MUS 203 (Harmony III) and MUS 219-2 (Musicianship 4)