Jun 01, 2023  
Fall 2021 Catalog 
Fall 2021 Catalog FINAL VERSION - Closed for Revisions

Music Performance: Piano Emphasis, B.M.

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This major is administered by the School of Performing Arts .

Consists of 78 credits

Admitted by audition only. Your performance proficiency will be reviewed at the end of your freshman year for permission to continue. In your first semester, with your applied teacher’s approval, you may audition to enter the performance degree program in the second semester of the freshman year. You must perform a half recital in your junior year and a full recital in your senior year. You must complete the 400 level of study.

Applied music, 28 credits


Placement exam required. If insufficient background, MUS 109  is prerequisite.

Conducting, 2 credits

Pedagogy, 2 credits

Required ensemble, 9 credits

Collaborative Piano and Chamber Ensemble, 2 credits


Concurrent enrollment in a large ensemble is required for all music majors taking applied lessons (see Note 3 ). For piano majors, this requirement can be satisfied by enrolling in any of the ensembles listed above.

Entreneurship, 2 credits

Recital, 0 credits

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