Office of the Registrar
School of Music (2010/2011)
7.9 Joint Major in Music Performance and Theory and Composition

To be awarded the degree of Bachelor of Music with joint major in Performance and Theory and Composition, a candidate shall comply with the School’s regulations, and successfully complete a minimum of 126 credit hours, including 53 credit hours in the Core Program. The remaining 73 credit hours will be chosen as follows:

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

  2. Music 3100, 3104, 3105, 3112, and one of Music 3106 or 3108.

  3. Music 2311, 3311, 3312, 3313 and 3314.

  4. Six credit hours of coached ensemble.

  5. Four credit hours chosen from Music 3221, 3222, 3231, 3232, 3233, 3241, 3242, 3261, 3271, 3281, 3282.

  6. Six credit hours chosen from courses beyond the 2000 level in music theory (in addition to those listed in 3. above).

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