music Performance Major requirements

General Education: 45-50 Credit Hours

General Education Course List

Required Courses:

Applied Lessons (Private lessons in declared instrument)
Applied Piano (required until Piano proficiency is demonstrated)
Basic Conducting
Basic Guitar Class (waived if in Applied Guitar)
Introduction to Music Technology
Junior Recital
Major Music Performance Group
Music History 1 (Ancient-Renaissance)
Music History 2 (Baroque-Classical)
Music History 3 (Romantic & 20th Century)
Music Theory & Ear Training I, II, III, IV
Senior Recital
Voice Class (waived if enrolled in choir, chorale, or applied voice)


Instrumental Conducting and Rehearsal Techniques
Music Ministry Team
Small Ensemble Performance
Upper-level music elective


Choral Conducting and Rehearsal Technique
Choral History and Literature
Small Ensemble Performance
Vocal Pedagogy and Diction


Piano History and Literature
Piano for Church Musicians
Piano Pedagogy
Piano Practicum
Small Ensemble Performance