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Music Performance: Brass (BM) *

Music Bachelors BM

Variable Credit Min

75

Variable Credit Max

75

Major Academic Plan

Program Requirements

Requirement 1 — Complete 14 Courses 

Lower-division music core courses:

course - Aural Skills 1 1.0

course - Aural Skills 2 1.0

course - Music Theory 1 3.0

course - Music Theory 2 3.0

course - Sight Singing 1 0.5

course - Sight Singing 2 0.5

course - Functional Piano Skills 1 2.0

course - Functional Piano Skills 2 2.0

course - Aural Skills 3 1.0

course - Aural Skills 4 1.0

course - Music Theory 3 3.0

course - Music Theory 4 3.0

course - Sight Singing 3 0.5

course - Sight Singing 4 0.5

Requirement 2 — Complete 1 of 2 Courses 

course - Instrumental Conducting Techn 2.0

course - Choral Conducting Techniques 2.0

Requirement 3 — Complete 8 hours

course - Performance Instruction - You may take up to 8.0 credit hours 0.5v

Requirement 4 — Complete 12 hours

course - Performance Instruction - You may take up to 12.0 credit hours 1.5v

Requirement 5 — Obtain confirmation from your advisement center that you have completed the following: 

Complete 1 hour of Category 1: Approved Large Ensembles each semester for eight semesters. 

Requirement 6 — Complete 4 Courses 

Upper-division music core courses:

course - Survey of Music Literature 1 2.0

course - Survey of Music Literature 2 2.0

course - Survey of Music Literature 3 2.0

course - Form and Analysis 3.0

Requirement 7 — Complete 1 of 2 Courses 

course - World Music 2.0

course - History of Jazz 2.0

Requirement 8 — Complete 1 Course 

course - Brass Pedagogy 2.0

Requirement 9 — Complete 2 Requirements 

Requirement 9.1 — Complete 3 hours

course - Jazz Combos - You may take up to 3.0 credit hours 1.0

course - Brass Chamber Musc - You may take up to 3.0 credit hours 1.0

Requirement 9.2 — Complete 1 hour

course - Orchestral Excerpts: Brass - You may take up to 1.0 credit hours 1.0

Requirement 10 — Obtain confirmation from your advisement center that you have completed the following: 

Complete 5 hours of music electives (Music 407 is recommended). See faculty advisor. 

Requirement 11 — Complete 1 Requirement 

Recitals:

Present a juried recital (Music 349) during the junior year. A juried senior recital (Music 449) is also required.

Enroll in 349 (0.0 credit hours) or 449 (1.0 credit hour) for the semester during which a recital is to be presented. Concurrent enrollment in appropriate performance instruction is required. A prerecital hearing is required at least three weeks before juried recitals. Contact the Music Scheduling Office for further information. See supervisor of accompanying regarding guidelines for accompanist fees.

Requirement 11.1 — Complete 2 Courses 

course - Junior Recital 0.0

course - Senior Recital 1.0

Note: Students must register for 449 before applying for graduation.

APPENDIX A: See Ensemble Requirement

Category 1: Approved Large Ensembles:

course - Symphonic Band - You may take eight times 1.0

course - Wind Symphony - You may take eight times 1.0

course - Symphony Orchestra - You may take eight times 1.0

course - Philharmonic Orchestra - You may take eight times 1.0