Department of Music and Performing Arts Professions

Curriculum - String Studies

String Studies Graduate Curriculum

 

M.M. in Music Performance: Total 36 pts

CORE
6 points from two of the following by advisement

6 points

Research

MPAME-GE 2021

Music Reference and Research Materials

3

Music History/Literature

MPATC-GE 2200 Seminar in Music Theory 3
MPATC-GE 2039 Contemporary Music 3
MPATC-GE 2046 Music Criticism 3
  History of Chamber Music  

AREA OF CONCENTRATION – MUSIC PERFORMANCE

18 points

 

Various private instruction in applied instruments

9

 

Various Ensemble, Chamber Music, Workshop, Repertoire classes

6

Performance Practice

3

 

Strings Classes/pedagogy

1-3

GUIDED ELECTIVES
9 points from the following sample of courses by advisement

9 points

**A “core” or “concentration” course that is not used to satisfy that category can be used as a guided elective

Music Theory
MPATC-GE 2127 Compositional Processes in the Symphony 3
MPATC-GE 2123 Analysis of Contemporary Practices 3
Music History/Literature
MPATC-GE 2440 Music in the Baroque Period 3
MPATC-GE 2073 Music in the Classical Era 3
MPATC-GE 2460 Music in the Romantic Period 3
MPATC-GE 2069 Opera in the Twentieth Century 3
Performing Arts Administration
MPAPA-GE 2130 Environment of Performing Arts Administration 3
MPAPA-GE 2131 Principles & Practices of Performing Arts Administration 3
MPAPA-GE 2132 Development for the Performing Arts   
MPAPA-GE 2133 Governance for the Performing Arts   
Music Business
MPAMB-GE 2202 Promotions and Publicity in the Music Industry  
MPATC-GE 2505 Creating a Carreer as a Professional Musician  
Related Areas of Interest
MPATC-GE 2042 Psychology of Music 3
MPATE-GE 2047 Advanced Computer Music: Synthesis and Composition 3
MPASS GE 2121 Colloquy 3

OTHER REQUIREMENTS

 

Baccalaureate in Music Performance or its academic equivalent

Successful completion of exams in Music Theory, Aural Training, and Music History and any required remedial classes resulting from those exams

Orchestra, an integral part of the program of study, is required by advisement

 

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