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Master's Curriculum in Piano Performance, Solo Concentration

MM in Music Performance
Concentration in Solo Piano (36 points)

CORE

6 points

Research (one of the following by advisement)
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 a sample of the courses available each semester)
MPATC-GE 2151 Sonata in the 19th Century 3
MPATC-GE 2039 Contemporary Music 3
MPATC-GE 2127 Aesthetics of Compositional Process in the Symphony 3
MPATC-GE 2200 Seminar in Music Theory 3
MPATC-GE 2069 Opera in the 20th Century 3
MPATC-GE 2550 Film Music: Historical and Aesthetic Perspectives 3
MPATC-GE 2025 African-American Music: Its Origins and Influences 3
MPAJZ-GE 2078 The Roots of Jazz: An Original American Art Form 3

AREA OF CONCENTRATION – SOLO PERFORMANCE

27 points

Applied Instrumental Study 9
MPAPE-GE 2356 Private Piano - Solo Repertoire 3
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
Ensemble 6
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) 12
MPAPE-GE 2170 Spring Collaborative Piano: Techniques and Practicum 3
MPAPE-GE 2181 Spring Influential Pianists and Performance Practice 3
MPAPE-GE 2186 Fall Piano Literature, 18th-20th c 3
MPAPE-GE 2187 Fall Piano Literature, 20th-21st c 3
MPAPE-GE 2189 Spring Performance Practices & Entrepreneurship in 20th & 21st Century Piano Music 3

TERMINAL EXPERIENCE

3 points

MPAPE-GE 2026 Colloquy in Music (assessed public recital and dossier of professional documents) 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