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Curriculum

BM, Vocal Performance: Contemporary Voice

Liberal Arts Requirements

40

 

College Core Curriculum (CORE)

32

 

Foreign Language

4

 

Expository Writing

8

EXPOS-UA 1

Writing the Essay

4

ACE-UE 110

The Advanced College Essay

4

 

Foundations of Contemporary Culture

12

CORE-UA xxx/ST- CORE-UE*

Texts and Ideas

4

CORE-UA xxx/ST- CORE-UE*

Expressive Culture OR

 

 

4

CORE-UA xxx/ST-
CORE-UE*

Cultures and Contexts

 

CORE-UA xxx/ST- CORE-UE*

Societies & the Social Sciences

4

 

Foundations of Scientific Inquiry

8

CORE-UA xxx/ST- CORE-UE*

Any Mathematics**

4

CORE-UA xxx/ST- CORE-UE*

 

Physical/Life  Science**

 

4

 

Other Liberal Arts Requirements

8

MPATC-UE 1195

Songwriting History and Criticism: 14 Songs I

2

MPATC-UE 1196

Songwriting History and Criticism: 14 Songs II

2

 

4

Select two history courses from the following, by advisment (4 points)

 

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

Specialization  Requirements

88

 

Required Music Courses

15

MPATC-UE 6

Aural Comprehension I

1

MPATC-UE 7

Aural Comprehension II

1

MPATC-UE 8

Aural Comprehension III

1

MPATC-UE 9

Aural Comprehension IV (a)

1

MPATC-UE 35

Music Theory I

2

MPATC-UE 36

Music Theory II

2

MPATC-UE 37

Music Theory III

2

MPATC-UE 38

Music Theory IV (a)

2

MPAPE-UE 72

Keyboard Skills I

1

MPAPE-UE 73

Keyboard Skills II

1

MPAVP-UE 1191

Collegium & Program Seminar (b)

0

MPAVP-UE 1122

Recital

1

Vocal Performance Specialization Required Courses

32

MPAVP-UE 1141

Acting I for Singers

2

MPAVP-UE 1142

Acting II for Singers

2

 

MPAMB-UE 100

 

Business Structure of the Music Industry

 

2

MPAVP-UE 1152

Vocal Production for Singers

2

MPAVP-UE 1111

Private Voice

21

MPAVP-UE 1123

Beginning Ballet

2

MPAVP-UE 1132

English Diction

1

Contemporary Voice Concentration Courses

21

MPAVP-UE 1181

Chamber Ensemble (4 semesters)***

0

MPAVP-UE 1121

Vocal Performance Workshop

3

MPAVP-UE 1112

Vocal Coaching

2

MPAVP-UE 1126

Tap (2x at 1 credit each)

2

MPAVP-UE 1127

Musical Theatre Dance

1

MPAVP-UE 1320

Contemporary Voice Workshop

10

MPADE-UE 1015

Hip Hop Dance Culture

1

MPAVP-UE 1124

Beginning Modern Dance Techniques

1

MPAVP-UE 1125

Jazz Dance Techniques

1

Unrestricted electives

20

Additional  Requirements

SAHS-UE 1

New Student Seminar

0

Writing Proficiency Examination

(a) Passing score on Comprehensive Exam in Theory & Aural Skills is required for completion.
(b) Required for four (4) semesters

 

*Steinhardt Liberal Arts Core
**By Advisement
***All first year undergraduate students are required to enroll in Vocal Performance Chorale for the initial two semesters of study. After the completion of the first semester, undergraduate students may participate in an additional vocal ensemble by first obtaining approval of their voice teacher and secondly, by completing a successful audition.