Checksheet - BM Piano Option

Bachelor of Music Piano Option
Requirement Checksheet


REQUIREMENTS OUTSIDE MUSIC (24-46 CR)

ACE: Achievement-Centered Education (24-30 hours)
ACE 1. Written Texts Incorporating Research and Knowledge Skills (3 crs)
ACE 2. Communication Skills (3 crs)
ACE 3. Mathematical, Computational, Statistical or Formal Reasoning Skills (3 crs)
ACE 4. Sciences (3 crs)
ACE 5. Humanities (3 crs)
ACE 6. Social Sciences (3 crs)

ACE 7. Arts (3 crs) This requirement is fulfilled within the major through MUSC 160 or MUSC 365

ACE 8. Ethical Principles, Civics, and Stewardship (3 crs)
ACE 9. Global Awareness or Knowledge of Human Diversity (3 crs) 
ACE 10. Creative/Scholarly Product (3 crs) This requirement is fulfilled within the major through MUSC 445 (Analysis for Performance)

Languages - Classical and Modern (0-16 cr)

 
MINIMUM TOTAL REQUIREMENTS IN MUSIC (79 cr)

Music Core Classroom classes common to all music degrees (28 Hours)
MUSC 64 Major Field Test 0
MUSC 160 Music as Art, Disp & Pro 3
MUSC 131 Keyboard Skills I 1
MUSC 132 Keyboard Skills II 1
MUSC 165 Music Theory I 3
MUSC 165A Aural Skills I 1
MUSC 166 Music Theory II 3
MUSC 166A Aural Skills II 1
MUSC 265 Music Theory III 3
MUSC 265A Aural Skills III 1
MUSC 266 Music Theory IV 3
MUSC 266A Aural Skills IV 1
MUSC 274 Beginning Conducting 1
MUSC 365 Music History & Literature I 3
MUSC 366 Music History & Literature II 3
MUSR 68 UG Convocation (7 semesters) 0
 
Musical Performance Studies for the BM degree (31 cr)

Piano Proficiency (2 crs)

MUAP 233 (2 cr)

or MUAP 231 Keyboard Skills III (1 cr), and
MUAP 232 Keyboard Skills IV (1 cr)

MUAP 1XX                        2
MUAP 1XX 2
MUAP 2XX 2
MUAP 2XX 2
MUAP 3XX 3
MUAP 3XX 3
MUAP 4XX 3
MUAP 4XX 3

 

Solo Recitals (1 cr)
MUSR 90 Jr Year Recital 0 cr
MUSR 490 Sr Year Recital 1 cr

 

Large Ensembles (8 semesters; 8 cr)
1. MUDC 343 Varsity Chorus
OR MUDC 346 University Chorale
1
Students with an irremediable time conflict may substitute MUDC 341 All-Collegiate Choir (1 sem, 1 cr)
2. Group I/IA Ensembles (2 sem; 2 cr) MUDC _ _ _ _            1
MUDC _ _ _ _ 2
3. Accompanying (MUDC 440A/B) and/or Chamber Music (MUDC 352) (5 sem; 5 cr)
MUDC _ _ _ _ 1
MUDC _ _ _ _    1
MUDC _ _ _ _ 1
MUDC _ _ _ _ 1
MUDC _ _ _ _ 1

 

Beyond the Core: Additional Music Classes in the BM Piano degree (20 cr)  
Piano Pedagogy I (MUSC 424) 3 cr
Piano Literature (MUSC 476) 3 cr
Analysis for Performance MUSC 445 3 cr
Theory/History/Literature Elective 3 cr
Theory/History/Literature Elective 3 cr
Additional Music Electives:
(MUSC, MUOP, MUEN, MUAP)
Max 2 cr MUEN; max 2 cr MUOP; max 3 cr MUAP
5 cr

MINIMUM ADDITIONAL ELECTIVES To Reach 120 credits (0-17)

Not restricted to music. This total will vary with the individual situation, depending on (but not limited to) the results of waivers and transfer credit evaluation, the means of fulfilment of ACE requirements, and the number of credits taken for the senior recital.