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2018-2019 Catalog
Music Performance: Conducting (Master of Music)

Major: Music Performance Concentration: Conducting Degree: Master of Music

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Please Note:
Students specializing in Choral Conducting should take the following:

  • Applied Courses:
  • in Terms 1 and 4 - MUG 6206 (Applied Choral Conducting)
  • in Terms 2 and 3 - MUG 6206 (Applied Choral Conducting) or MUG 6306 (Applied Instrumental Conducting) or any 6000-level Applied Instrument
  • Large Ensembles: MUN 6315 (Graduate Choral Ensemble) or MUN 6345 (Graduate Chamber Singers) or MUN 6007 (Graduate Chorale)
  • Literature Course: MUL 6645 (Choral Literature)
  • Conducting & Lit. Seminar: MUG 6256 (Choral Conducting and Literature Seminar)
    Students specializing in Instrumental Conducting should take the following:
  • Applied Courses:
  • in Terms 1 and 3 - MUG6306 (Applied Instrumental Conducting) or MUG 6206 (Applied Choral Conducting) or any 6000-level Applied Instrument
  • in Term 4 - MUG 6306 (Applied Instrumental Conducting)
  • Large Ensembles: MUN 6215 (Orchestra) or MUN 6145 (Wind Symphony)
  • Literature Course: MUL 6567 (Instrumental Literature)
  • Conducting & Lit Seminar: MUG 6356 (Instrumental Conducting and Literature Seminar)

Term One (9 credits)

MUS5711 Bibliography (3 Credits)

SELECT ONE CONDUCTING COURSE

  • MUG 6205 Advanced Choral Conducting (2 credits)
  • MUG 6305 Advanced Instrumental Conducting (2 credits)

SELECT ONE APPLIED COURSE

  • MUG 6206 Applied Choral Conducting (2 credits)
  • MUG 6306 Applied Instrumental Conducting (2 Credits)
  • Any 6000-level Applied Instrument (2 Credits)

SELECT A LARGE ENSEMBLE

  • MUN 6315 Graduate Choral Ensemble (1 credit)
  • MUN 6345 Graduate Chamber Singers (1 credit)
  • MUN 6007 Graduate Chorale (1 credit)
  • MUN 6215 Orchestra (1 credit)
  • MUN 6145 Wind Symphony (1 credit)

ELECTIVES (1 Credit)

Choose any 5000 or 6000 course with any of the following prefixes: MUC, MUS, MUT, MUN, MUE, MUO, MUH, MUM, MVB, MVJ, MVK, MVS, MVV, MVW

Term Two (9 credits)

SELECT_ ONE LITERATURE COURSE

  • MUL 6645 Choral Literature (2 credits)
  • MUL 6567 Instrumental Literature (2 credits)

SELECT_ 1 MUSIC HISTORY/THEORY COURSE

  • MUH 6684 Perspectives in Music History (3 credits)
  • MUT 6761 Perspectives in Music Theory (3 credits)

SELECT ONE APPLIED COURSE

  • MUG 6206 Applied Choral Conducting (2 credits)
  • MUG 6306 Applied Instrumental Conducting (2 Credits)
  • Any 6000-level Applied Instrument (2 Credits)

SELECT A LARGE ENSEMBLE

  • MUN 6315 Graduate Choral Ensemble (1 credit)
  • MUN 6345 Graduate Chamber Singers (1 credit)
  • MUN 6007 Graduate Chorale (1 credit)
  • MUN 6215 Orchestra (1 credit)
  • MUN 6145 Wind Symphony (1 credit)

ELECTIVE CREDIT (1 CREDIT)

Choose any 5000 or 6000 level course with any of the following prefixes: MUC, MUS, MUT, MUN, MUE, MUG, MUO, MUH, MUM, MVB, MVJ, MVK, MVS, MVV, MVW

Term Three (9 credits)

SELECT_ ONE CONDUCTING COURSE

  • MUG 6205 Advanced Choral Conducting (2 Credits)
  • MUG 6305 Advanced Instrumental Conducting (2 Credits)

SELECT ONE APPLIED COURSE

  • MUG 6206 Applied Choral Conducting (2 credits)
  • MUG 6306 Applied Instrumental Conducting (2 Credits)
  • Any 6000-level Applied Instrument (2 Credits)

SELECT A LARGE ENSEMBLE

  • MUN 6315 Graduate Choral Ensemble (1 credit)
  • MUN 6345 Graduate Chamber Singers (1 credit)
  • MUN 6007 Graduate Chorale (1 credit)
  • MUN 6215 Orchestra (1 credit)
  • MUN 6145 Wind Symphony (1 credit)

ELECTIVE CREDIT (4 CREDITS)

Choose any 5000 or 6000 level course(s) with any of the following prefixes: MUC, MUS, MUT, MUN, MUE, MUG, MUO, MUH, MUM, MVB, MVJ, MVK, MVS, MVV, MVW

Term Four (9 credits)

SELECT_ ONE MUSIC HIS/THEORY COURSE

  • MUH 6684 Perspectives in Music History (3 credits)
  • MUT 6761 Perspectives in Music Theory (3 Credits)

SELECT_ ONE CONDUCTING & LIT. SEMINAR

  • MUG 6356 Instrumental Conducting and Literature Seminar (2 credits)
  • MUG 6256 Choral Conducting and Literature Seminar (2 credits)

SELECT ONE APPLIED CONDUCTING COURSE

  • MUG 6206 Applied Choral Conducting (2 credits)
  • MUG 6306 Applied Instrumental Conducting (2 Credits)

SELECT A LARGE ENSEMBLE

  • MUN 6315 Graduate Choral Ensemble (1 credit)
  • MUN 6345 Graduate Chamber Singers (1 credit)
  • MUN 6007 Graduate Chorale (1 credit)
  • MUN 6215 Orchestra (1 credit)
  • MUN 6145 Wind Symphony (1 credit)

MUG6954 Grad Cond Lecture Recital (1 Credit)

MUS6960 Comprehensive Oral Examination (0 Credits)