Bachelor of Music in Performance Concentrations

Students must select one of the following concentrations for the Bachelor of Music in Performance.

Course Title Course Number Hours

Voice

Applied Study
Applied Voice (must enroll concurrently in Master Class)

VOI 1102, 1202, 2102, 2202, 3103, 3203, 4103, 4203

20
Junior Voice Recital VOI 3000 0
Senior Voice Recital VOI 4000 0
Secondary Applied Study    
Applied Piano (after completion of Piano Proficiency) PIA 1102, 1202 4
Ensembles    
Chapel Choir (two semesters) ENS 2228 1
Select six semesters:   3
Southwestern Singers ENS 1028  
Southwestern Master Chorale ENS 1108  
Voice-Related Courses    
Voice Pedagogy VOI 1902 2
English, Italian, and Latin Diction VOI 1602 2
French and German Diction VOI 1612 2
Movement for Performers VOI 2601 1
Song Literature I VOI 3412 2
Song Literature II VOI 3422 2
Opera Workshop (two semesters) VOI 2808 1
2 consecutive semesters of 3 credits of a modern foreign language (French, German, Italian, or Spanish)   6
Elective    
Select one of the following: Select one:  
Composition elective COM xxx2 2
Conducting II: Choral CON 3632 2
Music Theory elective THY 4xx2 2
  Total 48

Piano

Applied Study

Applied Piano (must enroll concurrently in Master Class) PIA 1102, 1202, 2102, 2202, 3103, 3203, 4103, 4203 20
Junior Piano Recital PIA 3000 0
Senior Piano Recital PIA 4000 0
Secondary Applied Study    
2 consecutive semesters of one of the following:   4
Applied Voice (after completion of Voice Proficiency) VOI 1102 1202  
Applied Organ ORG 1102, 1202  
Applied Instrument INS 1102, 1202  
Ensembles    
Chapel Choir (two semesters) ENS 2228 1
Chamber Music (three semesters) ENS 2001 3
Select six semesters:   3
Southwestern Singers ENS 1028  
Southwestern Master Chorale ENS 1108  
Orchestra ENS 1068  
Piano-Related Courses    
Piano Pedagogy PIA 1902 2
Piano: Practice Teaching PIA 1912 2
Piano Literature I PIA 4812 2
Piano Literature II PIA 4822 2
Accompanying (three semesters) PIA 3301 3
Music Theory    
Instrumentation THY 4112 2
Counterpoint THY 4202 2
Elective    
Select one course: Select one:  
Composition elective COM xxx2 2
Conducting elective CON 3xx2 2
Music Theory elective THY 4xx2 2
  Total 48

Organ

   
Applied Study    
Applied Organ (must enroll concurrently in Master Class) ORG 1102, 1202, 2102, 2202, 3103, 3203, 4103, 4203 20
Junior Organ Recital ORG 3000 0
Senior Organ Recital ORG 4000 0
Secondary Applied Study    
2 consecutive semesters of one of the following:   4
Applied Piano (after completion of Piano Proficiency) PIA 1102, 1202  
Applied Voice (after completion of Voice Proficiency) VOI 1102 1202  
Applied Instrument INS 1102, 1202  
Ensembles    
Chapel Choir (two semesters) ENS 2228 1
Chamber Music (three semesters) ENS 2001 3
Select six semesters:   3
Southwestern Singers ENS 1028  
Southwestern Master Chorale ENS 1108  
Orchestra ENS 1068  
Organ-Related Courses    
Organ Literature I ORG 2012 2
Organ Literature II ORG 2022 2
Service Playing ORG 3302 2
Organ Pedagogy ORG 3312 2
Accompanying (three semesters) PIA 3301 3
Music Theory    
Instrumentation THY 4112 2
Counterpoint THY 4202 2
Elective    
Select one course: Select one:  
Composition elective COM xxx2 2
Conducting elective CON 3xx2 2
Music Theory elective THY 4xx2 2
  Total 48
     

Instrument

(must be a standard orchestral instrument or classical guitar)

 
Applied Study    
Applied Instrument (must enroll concurrently in Master Class) INS 1102, 1202, 2102, 2202, 3103, 3203, 4103, 4203 20
Junior Instrumental Recital INS 3000 0
Senior Instrumental Recital INS 4000 0
Secondary Applied Study    
2 consecutive semesters of one of the following:   4
Applied Piano (after completion of Piano Proficiency) PIA 1102, 1202  
Applied Voice (after completion of Voice Proficiency) VOI 1102 1202  
Applied Organ ORG 1102, 1202  
Applied Instrument (must be different than primary applied area) INS 1102, 1202  
Ensembles    
Chapel Orchestra (two semesters) ENS 2128 1
Chamber Music (four semesters) ENS 2001 4
(Note: ENS 1091, ENS 1171, ENS 1181 and ENS 1191 may also qualify for Chamber Music.)
Select six semesters:   3
NewSound ENS 1038  
Orchestra ENS 1068  
Wind Ensemble ENS 1018  
Instrument-Related Courses    
Pedagogy of the Instrument INS 1902 2
Practice Teaching of the Instrument INS 1912 2
Literature of the Instrument I INS 3412 2
Literature of the Instrument II INS 3422 2
Conducting II: Instrumental CON 3642 2
Music Theory    
Instrumentation THY 4112 2
Counterpoint THY 4202 2
Elective    
Select one course: Select one:  
Composition elective COM xxx2 2
Conducting elective CON 3xx2 2
Music Theory elective THY 4xx2 2
  Total 48

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