Music, Minor

Liberal Arts (Code 060-401)

Twenty-four semester credits, including:
Theory3-4
Music Theory Fundamentals
Or
Theory Written I
and Theory Aural I
History/Literature
Minimum of six credits from:6
Music Appreciation
Global Roots of Music in the United States
History of Rock and Pop
Evolution of Jazz
Music and Gender
Global Traditions in Music
Music in the United States
Applied Music
Four credits, four semesters from one applied area4
Piano Requirement:
MUSI 108Advanced Class Piano2
Ensembles -- Four semesters, four credits minimum.
Voice/Wind/Brass/Percussion/Bowed Strings--
Two credits from: 12
Symphony Band
Wind Ensemble
University Orchestra
Jazz Ensemble
Concert Choir
Symphonic Choir
Men's Glee Club (The Statesmen)
Women's Concert Chorale
Two credits from the following elective ensembles: 12
Symphony Band
Wind Ensemble
Marching Band
University Orchestra
Jazz Ensemble
Concert Choir
Symphonic Choir
Men's Glee Club (The Statesmen)
Women's Concert Chorale
University Chamber Orchestra
String Ensemble
Brass Ensemble
Woodwind Ensemble
Percussion Ensemble
Jazz Combo
Contemporary Music Ensemble
Chamber Choir
Vocal Jazz Ensemble
Piano Ensemble
Piano--
Two credits from:
MUSI 268/468Piano Ensemble1
Two credits from any other ensemble, in consultation with the applied instructor
Symphony Band
Wind Ensemble
University Band
Marching Band
University Orchestra
Jazz Ensemble
Concert Choir
Symphonic Choir
Men's Glee Club (The Statesmen)
Women's Concert Chorale
Treble Choir
University Chamber Orchestra
String Ensemble
Brass Ensemble
Woodwind Ensemble
Percussion Ensemble
Jazz Combo
Contemporary Music Ensemble
Chamber Choir
Vocal Jazz Ensemble
Guitar--
Two credits:
MUSI 255/455String Ensemble1
Two credits from any other ensemble, in consultation with the applied instructor:
Symphony Band
Wind Ensemble
University Band
Marching Band
University Orchestra
Jazz Ensemble
Concert Choir
Symphonic Choir
Men's Glee Club (The Statesmen)
Women's Concert Chorale
Treble Choir
University Chamber Orchestra
String Ensemble
Brass Ensemble
Woodwind Ensemble
Percussion Ensemble
Jazz Combo
Contemporary Music Ensemble
Chamber Choir
Vocal Jazz Ensemble
Piano Ensemble
Music Electives
A minimum of four to five credits elected from any course with a MUSI prefix for a minimum total of 24 credits and with the exception of MUSI 100, MUSI 102, MUSI 103, MUSI 104, and MUSI 118, which do not count toward a music minor. Maximum of two credits from elective ensembles, and maximum of two credits from applied music.4-5

NOTES:

1) No music course may be taken under the Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory option.

2) The piano proficiency exam is a requirement and must be passed prior to graduation.  MUSI 106 prepares students for MUSI 108.  Students without piano skills are encouraged to take both MUSI 106 and MUSI 108 which prepare students for the piano proficiency exam.