Curriculum - Woodwind Studies

Woodwind Studies Curriculum Undergraduate

Bachelor of Music Degree (BM) in Music Performance Woodwind Studies

Specialization Requirements:

 

Total 90 Credits

Music Core Courses

 

Total 26 Credits

MPATC-UE 0006

Aural Comprehension I

1

MPATC-UE 0007

Aural Comprehension II

1

MPATC-UE 0008

Aural Comprehension III

1

MPATC-UE 0009

Aural Comprehension IV

1

MPATC-UE 0035

Music Theory I

2

MPATC-UE 0036

Music Theory II

2

MPATC-UE 0037

Music Theory III

2

MPATC-UE 0038

Music Theory IV

2

MPAPE-UE 0072

Keyboard Harmony & Improv I

1

MPAPE-UE 0073

Keyboard Harmony & Improv II

1

MPAPE-UE 0074

Keyboard Harmony & Improv III

1

MPAPE-UE 0075

Keyboard Harmony & Improv IV

1

MPATC-UE 0092

Collegium and Program Seminar

0

MPATC-UE 1067

Music History I: Medieval & Renaissance

2

MPATC-UE 1068

Music History II: Baroque & Classical

2

MPATC-UE 1077

Music History III: 19th Century

2

MPATC-UE 1078

Music History IV: 20th Century

2

MPATC-UE 1092

Recital (during Junior and Senior years)

2

Music Specialization Courses 

44-48 Credits

MPAWW-UE 1034

Private Instruction (8 semesters)

24

MPAWW-UE 1080

Chamber or Large Ensemble (every semester)

8-12

 

Music Specialization by Advisement

12

Restricted Music Electives by Advisement

16-20 Credits

(a) Passing score on Comprehensive Exam in Theory & Aural Skills is required for completion.
(b) Required every semester.
(c) Required one point Junior and Senior years.
(d) Ensemble Registration is required every semester.

Liberal Arts Requirements

 

Total 40 Credits

Expository Writing 

 

EXPOS-UA 0001

Writing the Essay

4

ACE-UE 0110

Advanced College Essay

4

Foundations of Contemporary Culture

 

 

MAP-UA 0405/0406

Text and Ideas

4

MAP-UA 0503

World Cultures OR Expressive Culture

4

MAP-UA 06xx

Societies and Social Sciences

4

Foundations of Scientific Inquiry

 

 

MAP-UA 0106

Quantitative Reasoning or Fundamentals of Mathematics

4

CORE-UA 02xx

Natural Science I

4

Foreign Language

 

4

Integrated Liberal Arts

 

 

MPATC-UE 1505

Performing Arts in Western Civ

4

Unrestricted Liberal Arts Elective

 

 

 

Unrestricted Liberal Arts Elective

4

Additional Requirements

 

 

SAHS-UE 0001

New Student Seminar

0

English Composition Competency Examination

TOTAL POINTS REQUIRED

 

130 Credits

 

 

Recommended Eight Semester Undergraduate Program in Woodwind Studies

Freshman Year Suggested Sequence

Semester I (Fall)

 

 

MPATC-UE 0035

Music Theory I

2

MPATC-UE 0006

Aural Comprehension I

1

MPAPE-UE 0072

Keyboard Harmony & Improv I

1

MPATC-UE 0092

Collegium & Program Seminar

0

SAHS-UE 0001

New Student Seminar

0

MPAWW-UE 1034

Private Instruction

3

MPATC-UE 1080

Chamber Music

1

MPATC-UE 1087

Orchestra

0

EXPOS-UA 0001

Writing the Essay

4

MAP-UA 0106

Quantitative Reasoning

4

 

Total Credits:

16

Semester II (Spring)

 

 

MPATC-UE 0036

Music Theory II

2

MPATC-UE 0007

Aural Comprehension II

1

MPAPE-UE 0073

Keyboard Harmony & Improv II

1

MPATC-UE 0092

Collegium & Program Seminar

0

MPAWW-UE 1034

Private Instruction

3

MPATC-UE 1080

Chamber Music

1

MPATC-UE 1087

Orchestra

1

ACE-UE 0110

Advanced College Essay

4

MAP-UA 0405/0406

Conversations of the West

4

 

Total Credits:

17

Sophomore Year Suggested Sequence

Semester III (Fall)

 

 

MPATC-UE 0037

Music Theory III

2

MPATC-UE 0008

Aural Comprehension III

1

MPAPE-UE 0074

Keyboard Harmony & Imp. III

1

MPATC-UE 0092

Collegium & Program Seminar

0

MPAWW-UE 1034

Private Instruction

3

MPATC-UE 1080

Chamber Music

1

MPATC-UE 1087

Orchestra

1

MAP-UA 0503

World Cultures

4

MAP-UA 0201

Natural Science I

4

 

Total Credits:

17

Semester IV (Spring)

 

 

MPATC-UE 0038

Music Theory IV

2

MPATC-UE 0009

Aural Comprehension IV

1

MPAPE-UE 0075

Keyboard Harmony & Imp. IV

1

MPATC-UE 0092

Collegium & Program Seminar

0

MPAWW-UE 1034

Private Instruction

3

MPATC-UE 1080

Chamber Music

1

MPATC-UE 1087

Orchestra

0

MAP-UA 06xx

Societies and Social Sciences

4

FLGED-UE xxxx

Foreign Language

4

 

Total Credits:

16

Junior Year Suggested Sequence

Semester V (Fall)

 

 

MPATC-UE 1067

Music History I

2

MPATC-UE 0092

Collegium & Program Seminar

0

MPAWW-UE 1034

Private Instruction

3

MPATC-UE 1080

Chamber Music

1

MPATC-UE 1087

Orchestra

1

 

Unrestricted Liberal Arts Elective

4

 

Music Elective

2

 

Music Elective

3

 

Total Credits:

16

Semester VI (Spring)

 

 

MPATC-UE 1068

Music History II

2

MPATC-UE 0092

Collegium & Program Seminar

0

MPAWW-UE 1034

Private Instruction

3

MPATC-UE 1080

Chamber Music

1

MPATC-UE 1087

Orchestra

1

MPATC-UE 1092

Recital

1

 

Conducting

2

 

Music Elective

3

 

Music Elective

3

 

Total Credits:

16

Senior Year Suggested Sequence

Semester VII (Fall)

 

 

MPATC-UE 1077

Music History III

2

MPATC-UE 0092

Collegium & Program Seminar

0

MPAWW-UE 1034

Private Instruction

3

MPATC-UE 1080

Chamber Music

1

MPATC-UE 1087

Orchestra

1

 

Music Elective

3

 

Music Elective

3

 

Music Elective

3

 

Total Credits:

16

Semester VIII (Spring)

 

 

MPATC-UE 1078

Music History IV

2

MPATC-UE 0092

Collegium & Program Seminar

0

MPAWW-UE 1034

Private Instruction

3

MPATC-UE 1080

Chamber Music

1

MPATC-UE 1087

Orchestra

1

MPATC-UE 1092

Recital

1

MPATC-UE 1505

Performing Arts in Western Civ

4

 

Music Elective

2

 

Music Elective

2

 

Total Credits:

16