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Music (MUSIC)

Individual instruction in technique, literature, and pedagogy is offered in six categories covering eighteen instruments:

 BRASS: Trumpet, French horn, trombone, euphonium, tuba
 KEYBOARD: Piano, organ
 STRINGS: Violin, viola, violoncello, doublebass
 WOODWINDS: Flute, oboe, clarinet, bassoon, saxophone
 PERCUSSION
 VOICE

For each instrument individual instruction in offered to different types of students at different levels:

 Primary instrument: Student in B.A. (Music) and B.S. (Music Ed) Levels I-VII
  Performance instrument: Students in B.Mus. Level I-VII
 Secondary instrument: Nonmajor students or others using this as secondary instrument.

 The courses are designated according to a particular pattern for identification on the student's transcript and in the Schedule of Classes. Applied music fees are required for individualized instruction: $175 for a 1-credit course; $250 for a 2-credit course; $250 for a 3-credit course. Examples of listings:

Course
Abbrev
Number &
Suffix

Instrument
Type of
Student

Level

Credit

Fee
BRASS100JTRUMPET: Secondary: 1$175
 110JTRUMPET: Secondary: 2$250
BRASS120JTRUMPET: Primary:Level I2$250
 170JTRUMPET: Primary:Level II2$250
BRASS200JTRUMPET: Primary:Level III2$250
 270JTRUMPET: PrimaryLevel IV2$250
BRASS 320JTRUMPET: Primary:Level V2$250
 370JTRUMPET: Primary:Level VI2$250
BRASS 420JTRUMPET: Primary:Level VII2$250
 470JTRUMPET: Primary:Level VIII2$250
BRASS 130JTRUMPET: Performance:Level I3$250
 180JTRUMPET: Performance:Level II 3$250
BRASS 230JTRUMPET: Performance:Level III3$250
 280JTRUMPET: Performance:Level IV3$250
BRASS 330JTRUMPET: Performance:Level V3$250
 380JTRUMPET: Performance:Level VI3$250
BRASS430JTRUMPET: Performance:Level VII3$250
 480JTRUMPET: Performance:Level VIII3$250

MUSIC 400J Solo Recital (1) Required recital for Performer's Certificate.
Effective: Fall 2012
Prerequisite: permission of the director of the school of music  

MUSIC 412 Jazz Pedagogy (2) The development of advanced skills in pedagogy for teaching jazz bands.
Effective: Summer 1994
Prerequisite: admission to the Music Education program or certification  

MUSIC 414 String Pedagogy (1-2) The development of skills in pedagogy for teaching strings.
Effective: Spring 1992
Prerequisite: completion of 300-level strings course  

MUSIC 415 Woodwind Pedagogy (1-2) The development of skills in pedagogy for teaching woodwinds.
Effective: Spring 1992
Prerequisite: completion of 300-level woodwind course  

MUSIC 416 Brass Pedagogy (1-2) The development of skills in pedagogy for teaching brass.
Effective: Spring 1992
Prerequisite: completion of 300-level brass course  

MUSIC 417 Percussion Pedagogy (1-2) The development of advanced skills in pedagogy for teaching percussion.
Effective: Summer 1992
Prerequisite: MUSIC 152;PERCN 320J orPERCN 330J or permission of instructor  

MUSIC 418 Voice Pedagogy (2) Analysis of techniques of teaching voice and studies of related music literature and pedagogical writings.
Effective: Spring 2004
Prerequisite: VOICE 270J orVOICE 280J ; or four semesters ofVOICE 100J orVOICE 110J  

MUSIC 419 Piano Pedagogy I (2) Analysis of beginning teaching methods and teaching strategies for children.
Effective: Spring 1997
Prerequisite: KEYBD 270 orKEYBD 280;MUSIC 331  

MUSIC 420 Song Writing and Recording (3) Song composition, arranging and recording in a variety of style genres.
Effective: Spring 2011
Prerequisite: INART 258, MUSIC 232  

MUSIC 421 Jazz Combo Class (1 per semester/maximum of 8) Study and performance of small group jazz.
Effective: Fall 2013
Prerequisite: MUSIC 181  

MUSIC 422 Jazz Harmony and Arranging (3) Analysis and composition of jazz tunes and chord progressions; instrumental and vocal arranging in the jazz idiom.
Effective: Fall 1983
Prerequisite: MUSIC 222, MUSIC 232  

MUSIC 424 Piano Pedagogy II (2) Analysis of techniques of teaching intermediate-early advanced level piano and studies of music literature and pedagogical writings.
Effective: Spring 1997
Prerequisite: KEYBD 270 orKEYBD 280;MUSIC 331  

MUSIC 425 Advanced Voice Pedagogy (2) Analysis of techniques of teaching voice, supervised teaching, studies of studio materials and related topics.
Effective: Spring 2004
Prerequisite: MUSIC 418  

MUSIC 429 Aural Review for Graduate Students (1) An intensive review of the aural skills required for a theoretical understanding of 18th- and 19th-century music.
Effective: Summer 1994
Prerequisite: MUSIC 221 or undergraduate core in music theory at an accredited university  

MUSIC 431 ADVANCED TONAL ANALYSIS (2-3) Advanced techniques of musical analysis.
Effective: Fall 1996
Prerequisite: MUSIC 331  

MUSIC 432 Graduate Review of Twentieth-Century Analysis (2-3) The theory and analysis of style in music of the twentieth century.
Effective: Fall 1997
Prerequisite: MUSIC 262, MUSIC 331  

MUSIC 433 Advanced Analysis of Twentieth Century Music (2-3) In-depth studies of selected twentieth-century repertoires and/or analytical models.
Effective: Summer 1996
Prerequisite: MUSIC 262, MUSIC 332  

MUSIC 434 History of Electroacoustic Music (3) A history of Electroacoustic music as a consequence of developments in culture and technology from 1880 to present.
Effective: Spring 2016
Prerequisite: INART 258A orINART 258B  

MUSIC 435 Score Reading (1) Introduction in score reading at the keyboard.
Effective: Spring 1991
Prerequisite: MUSIC 232 ; piano proficiency passed  

MUSIC 438 THE BUSINESS OF MUSIC (1) A survey of topics related to a music career in performance, private teaching, and college teaching.
Effective: Summer 2016
Prerequisite: Fifth-semester standing and permission of instructor  

MUSIC 441W Emphasis in Elementary General and Choral Music (3) Selection and application of materials, methods, teaching and assessment strategies for elementary general and choral music settings.
Effective: Spring 2011
Prerequisite: MUSIC 345, MUSIC 395B  

MUSIC 442W Emphasis in Secondary General Music (3) Emphasis in teaching in secondary general music settings.
Effective: Fall 2013
Prerequisite: Limited to Music Education Majors.MUSIC 345, MUSIC 395B  

MUSIC 444W Emphasis in Elementary and Intermediate Band (3) Examination and application of teaching strategies and materials for students planning to teach band in the elementary and middle schools.
Effective: Spring 2011
Prerequisite: MUSIC 345, MUSIC 395A, MUSIC 366 piano proficiency passes  

MUSIC 445W Emphasis in High School Band (3) Examination and application of teaching strategies and materials for students planning to teach high school bands.
Effective: Spring 2011
Prerequisite: MUSIC 345, MUSIC 395B  

MUSIC 446W Emphasis in Strings and Orchestra (3) Development of teaching techniques for instructing elementary and secondary string/orchestra student musicians for music education majors.
Effective: Spring 2011
Prerequisite: MUSIC 345, MUSIC 395B  

MUSIC 450 Teaching Marching Band (2) Traditional and contemporary drill design principles, show development strategies, instructional techniques, and organizational procedures involved in teaching marching band.
Effective: Fall 2007
Prerequisite: MUSIC 345 or three years collegiate marching band experience or permission of program  

MUSIC 451 Computer Programming for Musicians (3 per semester/maximum of 12) In-depth study of music programming techniques.
Effective: Spring 2011
Prerequisite: INART 258A, MUSIC 455 or permission of program  

MUSIC 452 Computer Music Synthesis (3) Use of sound synthesis software for music creation.
Effective: Spring 2013
Prerequisite: INART 258A andINART 050  

MUSIC 453 Recording Studio Training (1) Training in how to use a professional multi-track recording studio.
Effective: Summer 2013
Prerequisite: permission of program and successful completion of two of the following:INART 050, THEA 484, MUSIC 420, MUSIC 458  

MUSIC 455 Technology in Music (1-3:1.5:1.5) Survey of how musical information is stored and processed in computer systems.
Effective: Spring 2008
Prerequisite: CMPSC 100, CMPSC 101, CMPSC 121 orMUSIC 231  

MUSIC 458 Electronic Music Composition (3) An introduction to the art of composition in the electronic audio medium.
Effective: Spring 2011
Prerequisite: INART 258A  

MUSIC 460 Teaching Musical Cultures (2) Exploration of the world's musical cultures and the implication of and procedures for teaching multicultural music. Limited to upper division music majors or permission of program.
Effective: Summer 2006
Prerequisite: MUSIC 262 or permission of program  

MUSIC 461W Studies in Music History: Antiquity to 1600 (3 per semester/maximum of 6) In-depth study of selected aspects of music and culture from antiquity to 1600, with emphasis on writing and research.
Effective: Fall 2010
Prerequisite: MUSIC 261, MUSIC 331  

MUSIC 462W Studies in Music History: 1550-1750 (3 per semester/maximum of 6) In-depth study of selected aspects of music and culture from 1550-1750, with emphasis on writing and research.
Effective: Fall 2010
Prerequisite: MUSIC 261, MUSIC 331  

MUSIC 463W Studies in Music History: 1700-1900 (3 per semester/maximum of 6) In-depth study of selected aspects of music and culture from 1700-1900, with emphasis on writing and research.
Effective: Fall 2010
Prerequisite: MUSIC 262, MUSIC 331  

MUSIC 464W Studies in Music History: 1850-Present (3 per semester/maximum of 6) In-depth study of selected aspects of music and culture from 1850 to the present, with emphasis on writing and research.
Effective: Fall 2010
Prerequisite: MUSIC 262, MUSIC 332  

MUSIC 465 Advanced Conducting I (3) Advanced instruction in conducting; conducting techniques specific to instrumental or choral music; emphasis on score study and rehearsal technique.
Effective: Summer 1994
Prerequisite: MUSIC 366  

MUSIC 466 Advanced Conducting II (2 per semester/maximum of 8) Standard scores of symphonies, tone poems, operas, oratorios, and shorter vocal and instrumental works studied from the viewpoint of the conductor.
Effective: Spring 1995
Prerequisite: MUSIC 465  

MUSIC 467 Opera Workshop (1-3 per semester/maximum of 6) History, analysis, and production of operas from sixteenth century to present.
Effective: Spring 2001
Prerequisite: audition  

MUSIC 468 Acting for Singers (2 per semester/maximum of 4) To help students develop authentic and specific characters/portrayals on stage through physical and emotional awareness.
Effective: Fall 2008
Prerequisite: Must be currently enrolled for voice jury track at the level of V220J or higher or register with permission of the program  

MUSIC 471 Structural and Sixteenth-Century Counterpoint (2) Advanced species counterpoint and its application to the sixteenth-century style.
Effective: Fall 1983
Prerequisite: MUSIC 222, MUSIC 232  

MUSIC 472 Eighteenth-Century Counterpoint (2) Imitative and nonimitative counterpoint in the style of Bach.
Effective: Fall 1983
Prerequisite: MUSIC 222, MUSIC 232  

MUSIC 473J Composition VII (3) Composition instruction for fourth-year composition majors.
Effective: Fall 2012
Prerequisite: MUSIC 374J  

MUSIC 474J Composition VIII (3) Composition instruction for fourth-year composition majors.
Effective: Fall 2012
Prerequisite: MUSIC 473J  

MUSIC 476W B.A. Senior Project (3) A semester project appropriate to student's option in B.A. program (e.g., research paper, performance with program notes, or related paper).
Effective: Spring 1992
Prerequisite: seventh-semester standing  

MUSIC 478 Vocal Literature (3) Introduction to the literature for solo voice in opera, oratorio, cantata, art song, and chamber music from the baroque to the present.
Effective: Spring 1997
Prerequisite: MUSIC 262, MUSIC 331  

MUSIC 480 Opera Literature (3) Studies in the development of the opera from 1600 to the present, treating both libretto and music.
Effective: Spring 1997
Prerequisite: MUSIC 262, MUSIC 331  

MUSIC 481 Keyboard Literature (3) Studies in the development of keyboard music and instruments; a survey of all eras using listening, analysis, and performance.
Effective: Spring 1997
Prerequisite: MUSIC 262, MUSIC 331  

MUSIC 483 Seminar in Voice Pedagogy (2) Survey of literature relevant to the teaching of voice from historical sources through recent pedagogical scholarship.
Effective: Spring 2004
Prerequisite: MUSIC 418  

MUSIC 485 Chamber Music Literature (3) Survey of chamber music for strings, winds, and brass instruments from the mid-16th century to the present day.
Effective: Spring 1997
Prerequisite: MUSIC 262, MUSIC 331  

MUSIC 487 Orchestral Literature (3) Survey of orchestral literature.
Effective: Spring 1997
Prerequisite: MUSIC 262, MUSIC 331  

MUSIC 488 Studies in the Major Performance Area (1-2) Selected studies in music literature specific to the student's major performance area. Will include research, analysis and performance.
Effective: Spring 2011
 

MUSIC 489 Studio and Recital Accompaniment (1 per semester/maximum of 4) Advanced keyboard accompaniment of student soloists in the studio and in public performance under faculty supervision.
Effective: Fall 1983
Prerequisite: MUSIC 194 or permission of instructor  

MUSIC 491 Advanced Chamber Ensemble (1 per semester/maximum of 4) Preparation and performance of advanced chamber music.
Effective: Spring 2014
Prerequisite: MUSIC 190, MUSIC 191 or equivalent and permission of program  

MUSIC 493 Sonata Duos (1 per semester/maximum of 4) Preparation for performance of advanced sonata literature for various individual instruments with keyboard.
Effective: Fall 1983
Prerequisite: MUSIC 193 or equivalent; permission of instructor  

MUSIC 494 Research Topics (1-3 per semester/maximum of 6) Supervised research leading to senior thesis or project.
Effective: Fall 2012
 

MUSIC 494H Research Topics (1-3 per semester/maximum of 6) Supervised research leading to senior thesis or project.
Effective: Fall 2012
 

MUSIC 495 Internship (1-18) Supervised off-campus, nongroup instruction including field experiences, practica, or internships. Written and oral critique of activity required.
Effective: Spring 2013
 

MUSIC 495A Student Teaching: General Music (5-7) Observation and teaching under supervision.
Effective: Fall 2001
Prerequisite: completion of all courses in the major with a grade of "C" or better   Concurrent: MUSIC 442

MUSIC 495B Student Teaching: Choral Music (5-7) Observation and teaching under supervision.
Effective: Fall 2001
Prerequisite: completion of all courses in the major with a grade of "C" or better   Concurrent: MUSIC 443

MUSIC 495C Student Teaching: Instrumental Music (5-7) Observation and teaching under supervision.
Effective: Fall 2001
Prerequisite: completion of all courses in the major with a grade of "C" or better   Concurrent: MUSIC 444

MUSIC 496 Independent Studies (1-18) Creative projects, including research and design, which are supervised on an individual basis and which fall outside the scope of formal courses.
Effective: Fall 1983
 

MUSIC 496H Independent Studies - Honors (1-18) Creative projects, including research and design, which are supervised on an individual basis and which fall outside the scope of formal courses.
Effective: Summer 2011
 

MUSIC 497 Special Topics (1-9) Formal courses given infrequently to explore, in depth, a comparatively narrow subject which may be topical or of special interest.
Effective: Fall 1983
 

MUSIC 498 Special Topics (1-9) Formal courses given infrequently to explore, in depth, a comparatively narrow subject which may be topical or of special interest.
Effective: Fall 1992
 

MUSIC 499 (IL) Foreign Studies (1-12) Courses offered in foreign countries by individual or group instruction.
Effective: Spring 2007
 

MUSIC 500 Introduction to Music Reference and Research Materials (2) A study of musicological reference and research materials in English and Western European languages, with exercises in their use.
Effective: Fall 1983
 

MUSIC 505 symphonic Wind Ensemble (1 per semester, maximum of 4) Rehearsal and performance of wind repertoire and concert band literature.
Effective: Spring 1993
Prerequisite: admission by audition  

MUSIC 507 Philharmonic Orchestra (1 per semester, maximum of 4) Orchestra rehearsal and performance.
Effective: Spring 1993
Prerequisite: admission by audition  

MUSIC 508 Chamber Orchestra (1 per semester, maximum of 4) Chamber orchestra rehearsal and performance.
Effective: Spring 1993
Prerequisite: admission by audition  

MUSIC 519 Graduate Seminar in Intermediate Piano Pedagogy (2) Graduate seminar in intermediate teaching repertoire and strategies for piano from the Baroque to the 21st century.
Effective: Summer 2008
Prerequisite: MUSIC 424, MUSIC 589  

MUSIC 520 Chamber Music for Strings (1 per semester, maximum of 4) Preparation for performance of (advanced) chamber music literature involving primarily stringed instruments--quartets and quintets.
Effective: Spring 1993
Prerequisite: admission by audition  

MUSIC 521 Chamber Music for Woodwinds (1 per semester, maximum of 4) Preparation for performance of (advanced) chamber music literature involving primarily woodwind instruments--quartets and quintets.
Effective: Spring 1993
Prerequisite: admission by audition  

MUSIC 522 Chamber Music for Brass (1 per semester, maximum of 4) Preparation for performance of (advanced) chamber music literature involving primarily brass instruments--quartets and quintets.
Effective: Spring 1993
Prerequisite: admission by audition  

MUSIC 523 Sonata Duos (1 per semester, maximum of 4) Preparation for performance of (advanced) sonata literature for various individual instruments with keyboard.
Effective: Spring 1993
Prerequisite: admission by audition  

MUSIC 524 Graduate Seminar in Advanced Piano Pedagogy (2) Graduate seminar in advanced repertoire, history of piano pedagogy, and strategies for piano from the Baroque to the 21st century.
Effective: Summer 2008
Prerequisite: MUSIC 424, MUSIC 589  

MUSIC 531 Analytical Techniques (3) Twentieth-century theories of tonal music other that Schenker; emphasis on motivic, thematic, metric, and rhythmic analysis.
Effective: Spring 1992
Prerequisite: MUSIC 331  

MUSIC 532 Schenkerian Analysis (3) An intensive introduction to the analytical method developed by the Twentieth- century Austrian theorist and musicologist, Heinrich Schenker.
Effective: Summer 2011
Prerequisite: satisfactory performance on the graduate theory placement examination  

MUSIC 533 The Pedagogy of Undergraduate Theory and History (2) A study of approaches to the teaching and learning of music theory (written and aural skills) and history.
Effective: Summer 1995
Prerequisite: MUSIC 262, MUSIC 331  

MUSIC 535J Composition (1-4) Composition of vocal, instrumental, and electronic media and preparation of compositions for performance.
Effective: Spring 2013
Prerequisite: MUSIC 474J  

MUSIC 560J Choral Conducting (2 per semester/maximum of 16) Study of choral conducting techniques, comprehensive score analysis, and supervised rehearsal and performance practicum.
Effective: Spring 2013
Prerequisite: MUSIC 466 or admission by audition  

MUSIC 561J Orchestral Conducting (2 per semester, maximum of 16) Study of orchestral conducting technique, comprehensive score analysis, and supervised rehearsal and performance practicum.
Effective: Summer 2013
Prerequisite: MUSIC 466 or admission by audition  

MUSIC 562J Band/Wind Ensemble Conducting (2 per semester/maximum of 16) Study of band and wind ensemble conducting, comprehensive score analysis, and supervised rehearsal and performance practicum.
Effective: Spring 2013
 

MUSIC 565 Studio and Recital Accompaniment (1 per semester, maximum of 4) Keyboard accompaniment of student soloists in the studio and in public performance, under faculty supervision.
Effective: Spring 1993
Prerequisite: admission by audition  

MUSIC 572 Seminar in Musicology (3 per semester/maximum of 9) Research in selected areas of music history.
Effective: Fall 1983
 

MUSIC 573 Integrative Seminar in Music Theory and History (3 per semester/maximum of 9) Special topics (composer, style, genre) taught from both theoretical and historical perspectives.
Effective: Fall 2000
Prerequisite: MUSIC 262, MUSIC 331  

MUSIC 574 Seminar in Music Theory (3) Study of analytical techniques, aesthetics, writings, in music theory, music cognition, musical sketches, and mathematical models taught from a theory perspective.
Effective: Summer 2012
Prerequisite: MUSIC 432  

MUSIC 575 Integrative Conducting Seminar (1 per semester/maximum of 2) A seminar for choral, orchestral, and band/wind ensemble graduate conducting majors, taught by conducting faculty in all three areas.
Effective: Summer 1998
 

MUSIC 580 Studies in Orchestral Literature (2 per semester/maximum of 8) Selected studies in orchestral literature from the seventeenth century to the present.
Effective: Spring 2013
 

MUSIC 582 Studies in Band/Wind Ensemble Literature (2 per semester/maximum of 8) Selected studies in band and wind ensemble literature from the Renaissance to the present.
Effective: Spring 2013
 

MUSIC 583 Studies in Choral Literature (2 per semester, maximum of 8) Selected studies in choral literature of all types from the Renaissance to the present.
Effective: Fall 2012
 

MUSIC 585 Graduate Seminar in Keyboard Music 1710 to 1820 (2) Seminar in music for keyboards (organ, harpischord, pianoforte) from the early works of J.S. Bach (c. 1710) to late Beethoven.
Effective: Summer 2008
Prerequisite: MUSIC 481  

MUSIC 586 Graduate Seminar in Piano Music 1820-1920 (2) Seminar in music for pianoforte from the early works of Schubert, circa 1820, to Rachmaninoff (Romantic and post-Romantic).
Effective: Summer 2008
Prerequisite: MUSIC 481  

MUSIC 587 Graduate Seminar in Piano Music 1890-Present (2) Seminar in modern music for pianoforte from the early works of Debussy (circa 1890) to the present day.
Effective: Summer 2008
Prerequisite: MUSIC 481  

MUSIC 588 Seminar in Music Literature of the Major Performance Area (1-3) Selected studies in music literature specific to the student's major performance area. Will include research, analysis, and performance.
Effective: Summer 1991
 

MUSIC 589 Seminar in Piano Pedagogy (2) Selected variable topics in piano pedagogy; includes reserach, performance and discussion of appropriate literature, and class participation.
Effective: Summer 1992
Prerequisite: MUSIC 419, MUSIC 424  

MUSIC 590 Colloquium (1-3) Continuing seminars that consist of a series of individual lectures by faculty, students, or outside speakers.
Effective: Spring 1995
 

MUSIC 594 Master's Paper Research (1-6) Investigation of a specific problem in music or music education.
Effective: Fall 1983
 

MUSIC 595 Internship (1-18) Supervised off-campus, nongroup instruction, including field experiences, practicums, or internships. Written and oral critique of activity required.
Effective: Summer 1994
Prerequisite: MUSIC 419, MUSIC 424, MUSIC 589  

MUSIC 596 Individual Studies (1-9) Creative projects, including nonthesis research, which are supervised on an individual basis and which fall outside the scope of formal courses.
Effective: Spring 1987
 

MUSIC 597 Special Topics (1-9) Formal courses given on a topical or special interest subject which may be offered infrequently.
Effective: Spring 1987
 

MUSIC 600 Thesis Research (1-15) No description.
Effective: Fall 1983
 

MUSIC 601 Ph.D. Dissertation Full-Time (0) No description.
Effective: Fall 1983
 

MUSIC 602 Supervised Experience in College Teaching (1-3 per semester/maximum of 6) Supervised experience for teaching assistants in music.
Effective: Fall 1983
 

MUSIC 610 Thesis Research Off Campus (1-15) No description.
Effective: Fall 1983
 

MUSIC 611 Ph.D. Dissertation Part-Time (0) No description.
Effective: Fall 1983
 

MUSIC 801J Doctoral Solo Recital (DMA) (2 per semester/maximum of 4) Culminating solo recital(s) of artist-level repertoire; may be repeated with different repertoire.
Effective: Spring 2013
Prerequisite: Completion of at least one semester of KEYBD 580J (lessons doctoral/artist level)  

MUSIC 802J DMA Lecture-Recital Monograph (1) Preparation of a monograph to be text of the DMA lecture-recital; must be approved prior to performance.
Effective: Fall 2012
Prerequisite: Candidacy for the DMA; previous completion of one MUSIC 801 recital  

MUSIC 803J Performance of the DMA Lecture-Recital (2) Performance of the D.M.A. lecture-recital (the lecture monograph to be pre-approved as MUSIC 802).
Effective: Fall 2012
Prerequisite: Candidacy for the Doctor of Musical Arts degree;MUSIC 802J  

MUSIC 804J Chamber Music Recital (DMA) (1 per semester/maximum of 2) Recital devoted to chamber music (including song groups or cycles for voice and piano). May be repeated.
Effective: Spring 2013
Prerequisite: Candidacy for the Doctor of Musical Arts degree  

MUSIC 805J DMA Final Recital (3) Final, culminating solo recital of artist-level repertoire; independently prepared.
Effective: Fall 2012
Prerequisite: Completion of all other course work; Comprehensive Examination for the degree Doctor of Musical Arts  

MUSIC 810 Choral Ensemble (1 per semester/maximum of 4) Rehearsal and performance of choral music.
Effective: Spring 2012
 

MUSIC 811 Instrumental Ensemble (1 per semester/maximum of 6) Rehearsal and performance of instrumental music.
Effective: Summer 2012
 

MUSIC 891J Graduate Degree Performance (1) A juried recital performance for students majoring in performance, composition, or conducting.
Effective: Spring 2013
Prerequisite: consent of department  

MUSIC 896 Individual Studies (1-9 per semester/maximum of 18) Creative projects with a professional orientation, including nonthesis research, that are supervised on an individual basis and which fall outside the scope of formal courses.
Effective: Summer 2013
 

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