|Overall GPA of 3.0 or higher required.|
|MUSC 771||Music Research and Bibliography||3|
|MUSC 689||Master's Recital (Vocal)||2|
|MUSC 689||Master's Recital (Instrumental)||2|
|MUSC 647||Chamber Music: Piano||2|
|Complete one Music Theory course and one Music History course from the following||5-6|
|Upper Division Composition|
|Analysis of Eighteenth and Nineteenth Century Music|
|Analysis of Twentieth Century Art Music|
|Electronic Music-Digital Audio|
|Pedagogy of Theory|
|Compositional Techniques in Contemporary Music|
|European Music before 1500|
|Music of the Sixteenth and Seventeenth Centuries|
|Music of the Eighteenth Century|
|Music of the Nineteenth Century|
|Twentieth and Twenty-First Century Music|
|History of Jazz|
|Perspectives of Musicology and Ethnomusicology|
|Music Electives (no more than four hours in the major performance area)||7-8|
|Ensembles (two semesters)||2|
|Comprehensive Oral Examination|
- A representative public recital is required of candidates majoring in performance.
- All candidates for the master of music degree are required to participate for credit for two semesters (or summer sessions) in a performing group which meets at least two clock-hours per week and which is selected with the advisor’s approval.
- A general comprehensive oral examination must be passed by all candidates for the master of music degree.
Major Learning Outcomes
Students who earn graduate degrees in Collaborative Piano will develop:
- Advanced competencies in vocal and/or instrumental collaboration.
- Knowledge and skills in one or more fields of music outside the major such as theory, history, musicology, ethnomusicology, and performance.
- Knowledge of repertory and historical performance practices.
- Language diction competencies.
- Competencies in chamber music.