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Music - Composition

Bachelor of Music - Composition (124 hrs.)

View Commom Curriculum Requirements

Freshman  
F
S
MUPC M100 Recital Hour
0
0
MUGN M103 Technology for Music Students
0
MUTH M102, 103 Theory I and II
4
4
MUPC M110, 111 Piano Class I and II1
1
1
MUHL M106 Introduction to Music Literature
2
MUPR M121 — 150 Applied Study
1
1
MUTH M112 Music Notation Technologies
2
MUEN M100 — 106 Major Ensemble
1
1
Common Curriculum  
6
6
     
15
15
Sophomore    
MUPC M100 Recital Hour
0
0
MUTH M202, 203 Theory III and IV
4
4
MUGN M215 Music Technology
3
MU   Music Technology Elective
3
MUTH M210, 211 Composition I and II
2
2
MUPR M121 — 150 Applied Study
1
1
MUEN M100 — 106 Major Ensemble
1
1
MU   Music Electives2
2
2
Common Curriculum  
3
3
     
16
16
Junior3    
MUPC M100 Recital Hour
0
0
MUHL M306, 307 History of Western Art Music I and II
3
3
MUTH M302, 303 Counterpoint I and II
2
2
MUTH M310, 311 Composition III and IV
2
2
MUPR M321 — 350 Applied Study
1
1
MUEN M100 — 106 Major Ensemble
1
1
MU   Music Electives2
2
2
Common Curriculum  
6
6
     
17
17
Senior    
MUPC M100 Recital Hour
0
0
MUPR M400 Senior Recital
0
MUPC M300 Essentials of Conducting
2
MUHL M406 Topics in Music History: 1850 — present
2
MUTH M402, 403 Form and Analysis I and II
2
2
MUTH M306, 307 Orchestration I and II
2
2
MUTH M410, 411 Composition V and VI
2
2
MU   Music Electives2
1
2
Common Curriculum  
6
3
     
15
13
     
TOTAL: 124 cr. hrs.

1 Students whose principal instrument is piano or organ must substitute two hours of String Class, Woodwind Class, or Brass and Percussion Class in consultation with their adviser.\

2 Music electives selected in consultation with adviser.

3 Junior-level standing in degree program shall be based on an evaluation of a portfolio of the student’s compositions after completion of Composition II.

Updated August 2, 2005