Bachelor of Music in Performance

  The Bachelor of Music in Performance is a comprehensive music degree that is supported by a track in general and theological studies. This degree is structured to develop musicians who will utilize their talent to serve and lead in churches, concert halls, missions, or school settings. Students successfully completing this performance degree may choose to continue their preparation at the graduate level in music performance or church music.

Course Title Course Number Hours

Music Core

Theory and Musicianship I THY 1104 4
Theory and Musicianship II THY 1204 4
Theory and Musicianship III THY 2104 4
Theory and Musicianship IV THY 2204 4
Form in Music THY 4102 2
Music Technology THY 3202 2
Musics of the World MHS 2002 2
Music History I: Antiquity-Renaissance MHS 2102 2
Music History II: Baroque-Classical MHS 2202 2
Music History III: Nineteenth Century to Present MHS 2302 2
Platform Leadership for the Musician WOR 1100 0
Biblical Foundations of Worship WOR 1102 2
Conducting I CON 3622 2
Piano Proficiency (students may need to complete Piano Foundations I-IV in preparation for PIA 1500) PIA 1500 0
Voice Proficiency (students may need to complete Class Voice I-II and VOI 1501 to satisfy VOI 1500) VOI 1500 0
Performance Lab (eight semesters) PFL 1100 0
Electives    
Select one course: Select one:  
Congregational Worship Music WOR 2102 2
Introduction to Creative Worship WOR 3102 2
Culture, Philosophy, and Worship WOR 3222 2
Select two practicum courses: Select two:  
Practicum: Contemporary Worship Leadership and Resources WOR 3321 1
Practicum: Leading Small Vocal Ensembles in Worship WOR 3341 1
Practicum: Leading Small Instrumental Groups in Worship WOR 3351 1
Practicum: Administration and Finance in Ministry WOR 3381 1
Practicum: The Arts in Worship WOR 3471 1
Practicum: Artistic Outreach and Productions WOR 3481 1
Practicum: Media in Worship WOR 3491 1
  Total 36

Concentration

   
Students must select a concentration in instrument, organ, piano, or voice. 48

General Studies

   
Humanities Core    
Early Western Civilization Seminar IDE 1103 3
Late Antiquity Seminar IDE 1213 3
Renaissance and Reformation Seminar IDE 2203 3
Enlightenment Seminar IDE 3103 3
General Education Core    
English I - Grammar and Syntax ENG 1103 3
English III - Rhetoric and Composition ENG 2103 3
Natural Science NAS 4203 3
Contemporary Social Issues SOS 4113 3
Baptist History and Heritage HIS 2213 3
Personal Evangelism EVA 2201 1
International Mission Trip MIS 3201 1
Chapel
CHP 1000
(six semesters)
Biblical and Theological Studies    
Systematic Theology I THE 3033 3
Select one:   3
Systematic Theology II THE 4033  
Systematic Theology III THE 4043  
Select two:   6
Old Testament I OTS 2113  
Old Testament II OTS 2213  
Old Testament III OTS 3113  
Select two:   6
New Testament I NTS 3123  
New Testament II NTS 3223  
New Testament III NTS 4123  
  Total 47
  Degree Total 131

Established 1908 Fort Worth, Texas