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Master's Curriculum in Piano Performance, Concentration in Collaborative Piano (Vocal/Instrumental)

MM in Music Performance 
Concentration in Collaborative Piano (Vocal/Instrumental) (39 points)

CORE

6 points

6 points from two of the following by advisement
Research
MPAME-GE 2021 Music Reference and Research Materials 3
MPAME-GE 2035 Technological Trends in Music Education 3
Music History/Literature (One of the following by advisement; items below are only a sample of the 
MPATC-GE courses available each semester.)
MPATC-GE 2095 Songwriting History & Criticism: 14 Songs I (1956-1979) 3
MPATC-GE 2096 Songwriting History & Criticism: 14 Songs II (1980-2005) 3
MPATC-GE 2025 African-American Music: Its Origins and Influences 3
MPATC-GE 2069 Opera in the 20th Century 3
MPATC-GE 2550 Film Music: Historical and Aesthetic Perspectives 3
MPAJZ-GE 2078 The Roots of Jazz: An Original American Art Form 3

AREA OF CONCENTRATION – COLLABORATIVE PERFORMANCE

29 points

Applied Instrumental Study 9
MPAPE-GE 2356 Private Piano 9
Ensemble (14 credits of the following by advisement. Items below are a sample of the courses available each semester. Work on productions, in conjunction with Vocal Performance, may be used to fulfill this requirement.) 14
MPAVP-GE 2261 Song Repertoire: English 1
MPAVP-GE 2262 Song Repertoire: German 1
MPAVP-GE 2263 Song Repertoire: Italian/Spanish 1
MPAVP-GE 2264 Song Repertoire: French 1
MPAVP-GE 2321 Music Theatre Workshop (Musical Theatre Dance) 1-3
MPAVP-GE 2321 Music Theatre Showcase (Advanced) 1-3
MPAGC-GE 2087 Broadway Orchestra 1-3
MPAGC-GE 2087 NYU Orchestras 1-3
MPASS-GE 2132 Baroque Ensemble 1-3
MPAPE-GE 2034 Chamber Music 1-3
MPAPS-GE 2221 Contemporary Music Ensemble 1-3
Performance Practice (Restricted Electives, selected from the following by advisement) 6
MPAVP-GE 2351 Music Theatre History I 2
MPAVP-GE 2352 Music Theatre History II 2
MPAVP-GE 2222 Opera Studies I: European Opera; Origins Through the 18th Century 2
MPAVP-GE 2223 Opera Studies II: European Opera; The 19th Century 2
MPAPE-GE 2170 Collaborative Piano: Techniques and Practicum 3
MPATC-GE 2134 Conducting: Advanced Musical Theater 3
MPAPE-GE 2181 Influential Pianists and Performance Practice 3
MPAPE-GE 2186 Piano Literature, 18th-20th c 3
MPAPE-GE 2187 Piano Literature, 20th-21st c 3
MPAPE-GE 2189 Performance Practices & Entrepreneurship in 20th & 21st Century Piano Music 3

TERMINAL EXPERIENCE 
Two assessed public recitals and dossier of professional documents

4 points

MPAPE-GE 2026 Colloquy in Music (Degree Recital 1) 2-3
MPAPE-GE 2300 Independent Study (Capstone Project) 1-2

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