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2019-2020 Catalog
Music Performance: Music-Classical Voice (Bachelor of Music)

Program Description for Music Performance

Major: Music Performance Concentration: Music-Classical Voice Degree: Bachelor of Music

Informational Text

Each semester, Classical Voice students are assigned to a choral ensemble by the School of Music faculty. Enrollment in that ensemble fulfills the choral ensemble requirement for that semester. If additional ensembles are taken in any given semester, the 0 credit option should be used, or students must use the additional ensemble to fulfill elective credits. These additional ensembles will not count toward semesterly choral ensemble requirement.

Freshman Year Fall Semester (8 credits)

CHOOSE one MUN2000-3000 level

choral ensemble (1 credit)

MUS1010 Performance Laboratory (0 Credits)

MUS1011 Concert Attendance (0 Credits)

MUT1111 Theory I (3 Credits)

MUT1241 Theory I, Aural (1 Credit)

MVK1111 Class Piano I (1 Credit)

*Students may take a piano proficiency test to waive class piano sequence.

MVV1311 Applied Voice (2 Credits)

Freshman Year Spring Semester (8 credits)

CHOOSE one 2000-3000 level

choral ensemble

MUS1010 Performance Laboratory (0 Credits)

MUS1011 Concert Attendance (0 Credits)

MUT1112 Theory II (3 Credits)

MUT1242 Theory II, Aural (1 Credit)

MVK1112 Class Piano II (1 Credit)

*Students may take a piano proficiency test to waive class piano sequence.

MVV1311 Applied Voice (2 Credits)

Sophomore Year Fall Semester (13 credits)

CHOOSE one MUN 2000-3000 level

choral ensemble (1 credit)

MUS1010 Performance Laboratory (0 Credits)

MUS1011 Concert Attendance (0 Credits)

MUS2241 Italian Diction (1 Credit)

MUT2116 Theory III (3 Credits)

MUT2246 Advanced Aural Theory (1 Credit)

MVK2121 Class Piano III (1 Credit)

*Students may take a piano proficiency test to waive class piano sequence.

MVV2321 Applied Voice (2 Credits)

SELECT Beginning Foreign Language

  • Select a Beginning I Foreign Language course

Sophomore Year Spring Semester (8 credits)

CHOOSE one MUN 2000-3000 level

choral ensemble (1 credit)

MUS1010 Performance Laboratory (0 Credits)

MUS1011 Concert Attendance (0 Credits)

MUT2117 Theory IV (3 Credits)

MUT2247 Advanced Aural Theory (1 Credit)

MVK2122 Class Piano IV (1 Credit)

*Students may take a piano proficiency test to waive class piano sequence.

MVV2321 Applied Voice (2 Credits)

Junior Year Fall Semester (14 credits)

CHOOSE Beginning Foreign Language

  • Select a Beginning II Foreign Language course

CHOOSE. one MUN 3000 level

choral ensemble (1 credit)

MUG3104 Basic Conducting (2 Credits)

MUH3211 Music History I (3 Credits)

MUS1010 Performance Laboratory (0 Credits)

MUS1011 Concert Attendance (0 Credits)

MUS2221 French Diction (1 Credit)

MVV3331 Applied Voice (2 Credits)

SELECT 1 HOUR OF MUSIC ELECTIVES

  • 3000/4000 Level
  • MUT MUN MUE MUO MUH MVJ MVK MVS MVV MVW MVP

Junior Year Spring Semester (14 credits)

CHOOSE 1 Advanced Music Theory

  • MUT 4626 20th Century Music Theory (3 credits)
  • MUT 4311 Orchestration (3 credits)
  • MUT 4421 18th Century Counterpoint (3 credits)
  • MUT 4564 19th-Century Chromatic Harmony (3 credits)

CHOOSE. one MUN 3000 level

choral ensemble (1 credit)

MUH3212 Music History II (3 Credits)

MUL4602 Vocal Literature (2 Credits)

MUO3503 Opera Ensemble (0-1 Credits)

MUS1010 Performance Laboratory (0 Credits)

MUS1011 Concert Attendance (0 Credits)

MUS2231 German Diction (1 Credit)

MVV3331 Applied Voice (2 Credits)

SELECT 1 HOUR OF MUSIC ELECTIVES

  • 3000/4000 Level
  • MUT MUN MUE MUO MUH MVJ MVK MVS MVV MVW MVP

Senior Year Fall Semester (12 credits)

CHOOSE 1 Advanced Music Theory

  • MUT 4626 20th Century Music Theory (3 credits)
  • MUT 4311 Orchestration (3 credits)
  • MUT 4421 18th Century Counterpoint (3 credits)
  • MUT 4564 19th-Century Chromatic Harmony (3 credits)

CHOOSE. one MUN 3000 level

choral ensemble (1 credit)

MUS1010 Performance Laboratory (0 Credits)

MUS1011 Concert Attendance (0 Credits)

MUS3340 Computer MIDI Score (2 Credits)

MUT3611 Form and Analysis (3 Credits)

MVV4341 Applied Voice (2 Credits)

SELECT 1 HOUR OF MUSIC ELECTIVES

  • 3000/4000 Level
  • MUT MUN MUE MUO MUH MVJ MVK MVS MVV MVW MVP

Senior Year Spring Semester (13 credits)

CHOOSE one MUN 3000 level

MUH2501 CD- World Music (3 Credits)

choral ensemble (1 credit)

MUO3503 Opera Ensemble (0-1 Credits)

MUS1010 Performance Laboratory (0 Credits)

MUS1011 Concert Attendance (0 Credits)

MUT4650 Composition and Improvisation (2 Credits)

MVV4341 Applied Voice (2 Credits)

MVV4640 Vocal Pedagogy (2 Credits)

MVV4971 Senior Voice Recital (0 Credits)

SELECT 2 HOURS OF MUSIC ELECTIVES

  • 3000/4000 Level
  • MUT MUN MUE MUO MUH MVJ MVK MVS MVV MVW MVP