Office of the Registrar
School of Music (2009/2010)
7.8 Joint Major in Music Performance and History and Literature of Music

To be awarded the degree of Bachelor of Music with joint major in Music Performance and History and Literature of Music, a candidate shall comply with the School’s regulations, and successfully complete a minimum of 124 credit hours, including 53 credit hours in the Core Program. The remaining 71 credit hours will be chosen as follows:

  1. Music 345A/B; 445A/B.

  2. Three credit hours chosen from music theory courses beyond the 2000 level.

  3. Music 4094 and Music 4095.

  4. Six credit hours of coached ensemble.

  5. Twenty additional credit hours chosen from music courses beyond the 1000 level. Of these:

    1. A minimum of 9 credit hours music must be chosen from courses beyond the 2000 level in music history;

    2. Credit will not be given for more than 14 credit hours of conducted ensemble toward the Bachelor of Music degree;

    3. Credit will not be given for more than 16 credit hours of coached ensemble toward the Bachelor of Music degree;

    4. A maximum of 9 credit hours of the following may be substituted for music electives: Education 2510, 2520, 2530, 3920, 3925, 4835, 4845.

      Note:

      Music Education majors have priority in registering for these courses and spaces may not be available for other majors.

  6. Twenty-four credit hours chosen from disciplines other than music, including at least 6 credit hours chosen from courses in English and/or designated research/writing courses, 6 credit hours in History and/or Anthropology, and 12 credit hours in a language or languages other than English. Students whose principal applied study is voice must include at least 3 credit hours in each of Italian, German, and French.