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Music M.M.

Music
School of Fine Arts
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Contact Information
Department of Music, University of Minnesota Duluth, 1201 Ordean Court, Duluth, MN, 55812 (218-728-8208; fax: 218-726-8210)
Email: mu@d.umn.edu
  • Program Type: Master's
  • Requirements for this program are current for Fall 2013
  • Length of program in credits: 30 to 31
  • This program does not require summer semesters for timely completion.
  • Degree: Master of Music
Along with the program-specific requirements listed below, please read the General Information section of this website for requirements that apply to all major fields.
The master of music programs offers students an opportunity to acquire advanced understanding and skills in music education, theory, and practice or in musical performance. Students in music education and performance undertake essential core courses in musicianship, theory, history, research, and education/pedagogy. Additional courses in the area of specialization are tailored relative to the interests and objectives of the student.
Accreditation
This program is accredited by the National Association of Schools of Music.
Program Delivery
  • via classroom (the majority of instruction is face-to-face)
Prerequisites for Admission
The preferred undergraduate GPA for admittance to the program is 3.00.
Applicants must have an undergraduate degree in music.
Other requirements to be completed before admission:
In addition, the following must be submitted for review by the music graduate committee: a completed Department of Music Graduate Study Application available from www.d.umn.edu/music, which includes a sample of professional writing (a three- to five-page paper addressing current issues in music education or music performance), and a CD or DVD of recent performances, teaching demonstrations, or rehearsals. An entrance performance audition on the major instrument is required for those seeking admission to the M.M. in Music Performance. Candidates seeking admission as vocal performers, choral conductors, and collaborative pianists must demonstrate foreign language proficiency or enroll in remedial courses upon acceptance.
International applicants must submit score(s) from one of the following tests:
  • TOEFL
    • Internet Based - Total Score: 79
    • Internet Based - Writing Score: 21
    • Internet Based - Reading Score: 19
    • Paper Based - Total Score: 550
  • IELTS
    • Total Score: 6.5
  • MELAB
    • Final score: 80
Key to test abbreviations (TOEFL, IELTS, MELAB).
For an online application or for more information about graduate education admissions, see the General Information section of this website.
Program Requirements
Plan B: Plan B requires 30 to 31 major credits and 0 credits outside the major. The final exam is written and oral. A capstone project is required.
Capstone Project:For the M.M. in music education, the Plan B Project is a directed paper. This paper is a comprehensive research analysis and study in the field of music education in the standard five-chapter thesis format. This Plan B Project Paper constitutes 3 credits of the degree program and is generally begun in the third semester of study. A comprehensive oral examination covers the research methodology and content of the Directed Project paper. For the M.M. in music performance, the student's Graduate Recital fulfills the Directed Project requirements.
This program may not be completed with a minor.
Use of 4xxx courses toward program requirements is permitted under certain conditions with adviser approval.
A minimum GPA of 2.80 is required for students to remain in good standing.
At least 2 semesters must be completed before filing a Degree Program Form.
Core Courses (10 cr)
MU 5201 - Advanced Music History (2.0 cr)
MU 8101 - Graduate Music Theory (2.0 cr)
MU 8222 - Music Bibliography and Research (3.0 cr)
MU 8900 - Psychology of Music (3.0 cr)
Program Sub-plans
Students are required to complete one of the following sub-plans.
Students may not complete the program with more than one sub-plan.
Applied Conducting
Applied Conducting (20 cr)
Applied Music
Take 8 or more credit(s) from the following:
· MU 8701 - Graduate Applied Conducting (1.0-2.0 cr)
Ensembles
Take 2 or more credit(s) from the following courses:
MU 4xxx Performance Ensembles
MU 5510 - Opera Studio (1.0 cr)
Graduate Recital
MU 8300 - Graduate Recital (1.0 cr)
Literature Courses
Instrumental
Students must take MU 5204 twice for a total of 4 credits, or MU 5207 twice plus MU 5204 for a total of 4 credits.
MU 5204 - Instrumental Ensemble Literature (2.0 cr)
MU 5207 - Instrumental Chamber Music Literature (1.0 cr)
Take 4 or more credit(s) from the following:
· MU 5203 - Advanced Choral Literature (2.0 cr)
· MU 5206 - Vocal Solo Literature (1.0-2.0 cr)
· MU 5208 - Vocal Chamber Literature (1.0 cr)
Pedagogy
MU 8401 - Graduate Music Pedagogy (1.0 cr)
Electives
MU 8302 may be repeated for a maximum of 4 credits, MU 8991 may be repeated for a maximum of 2 credits
Take 4 or more credit(s) from the following:
· MU 8302 - Graduate Applied Music: Secondary Instrument (1.0 cr)
· MU 8991 - Independent Study (1.0-2.0 cr)
Collaborative Piano
Collaborative Piano (20 cr)
Language prerequisites must be met either through diagnostic screening or remedial coursework. Students without 2 semesters of diction on their transcript are required to complete the undergraduate diction sequence MU 1411 and MU 1412/13.
Applied Music
Take for 8 credits
MU 8301 - Graduate Applied Music: Major Instrument (2.0 cr)
Collaborative Literature
MU 5627 - Art of Accompanying: Vocal Music (2.0 cr)
MU 5628 - Art of Accompanying: Instrumental Music (2.0 cr)
Graduate Recital
MU 8300 - Graduate Recital (1.0 cr)
Pedagogy
MU 8401 - Graduate Music Pedagogy (1.0 cr)
Ensembles
Take 2 or more credit(s) from the following:
MU 4xxx Performance Ensembles
MU 5510 - Opera Studio (1.0 cr)
Take 4 or more credit(s) from the following:
· MU 4541 - Chamber Music (1.0 cr)
· MU 4621 - Piano Pedagogy and Practicum I (2.0 cr)
· MU 4622 - Piano Pedagogy and Practicum II (2.0 cr)
· MU 5205 - Instrumental Solo Literature (1.0 cr)
· MU 5206 - Vocal Solo Literature (1.0-2.0 cr)
· MU 5207 - Instrumental Chamber Music Literature (1.0 cr)
· MU 8302 - Graduate Applied Music: Secondary Instrument (1.0 cr)
· MU 8991 - Independent Study (1.0-2.0 cr)
Music Education
Music Education (21)
Applied Music
MU 8302 - Graduate Applied Music: Secondary Instrument (1.0 cr)
Education Electives
Take 3 or more credit(s) from the following:
· EDAD 5911 - Leadership and Personal Growth (3.0 cr)
· EDAD 5913 - Communication and Community Relations (3.0 cr)
· EDAD 5914 - Education Policy (3.0 cr)
· EDAD 5918 - Continuous Improvement Processes for Schools (3.0 cr)
· EDUC 7008 - Foundations of Teaching and Learning: Curriculum Theory and Design (4.0 cr)
· EDUC 7009 - Assessment of Learning (3.0 cr)
Ensembles
Take 2 or more credit(s) from the following courses:
MU 4xxx Performance Ensembles
MU 5510 - Opera Studio (1.0 cr)
Music Education
MU 8601 - Foundations of Music Education (3.0 cr)
MU 8600 - Methods of Research in Music Education (3.0 cr)
MU 8605 - Curricular Trends in Music Education (3.0 cr)
Music Electives
Take 3 or more credit(s) from the following:
· MU 5203 - Advanced Choral Literature (2.0 cr)
· MU 5204 - Instrumental Ensemble Literature (2.0 cr)
· MU 5205 - Instrumental Solo Literature (1.0 cr)
· MU 5206 - Vocal Solo Literature (1.0-2.0 cr)
· MU 5207 - Instrumental Chamber Music Literature (1.0 cr)
· MU 5208 - Vocal Chamber Literature (1.0 cr)
· MU 8302 - Graduate Applied Music: Secondary Instrument (1.0 cr)
· MU 8701 - Graduate Applied Conducting (1.0-2.0 cr)
· MU 8991 - Independent Study (1.0-2.0 cr)
Plan B Project
Take 3 or more credit(s) from the following:
· MU 8899 - Directed Project in Music Education (1.0-12.0 cr)
Performance
Performance (20 cr)
Student must complete a minimum of 20 credits; additional ensemble or electives may be taken to reach 20 credits.
Applied Music
MU 8301 - Graduate Applied Music: Major Instrument (2.0 cr)
Ensemble
Take 2 or more credit(s) from the following:
MU 4xxx Performance Ensembles
MU 5510 - Opera Studio (1.0 cr)
Graduate Recital
MU 8300 - Graduate Recital (1.0 cr)
Literature Courses
Instrumental
MU 5204 - Instrumental Ensemble Literature (2.0 cr)
MU 5207 - Instrumental Chamber Music Literature (1.0 cr)
MU 5205 - Instrumental Solo Literature (1.0 cr)
or Vocal
MU 5203 - Advanced Choral Literature (2.0 cr)
MU 5208 - Vocal Chamber Literature (1.0 cr)
MU 5206 - Vocal Solo Literature (1.0-2.0 cr)
Pedagogy
MU 8401 - Graduate Music Pedagogy (1.0 cr)
Electives
MU 8302 may be repeated for a maximum of 4 credits, MU 8991 may be repeated for a maximum of 2 credits
Take 4 or more credit(s) from the following:
· MU 8302 - Graduate Applied Music: Secondary Instrument (1.0 cr)
· MU 8701 - Graduate Applied Conducting (1.0-2.0 cr)
· MU 8991 - Independent Study (1.0-2.0 cr)
 
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MU 5201 - Advanced Music History
Credits: 2.0 [max 2.0]
Grading Basis: A-F or Aud
Typically offered: Every Fall
Specialized study of selected composers and/or genres. prereq: 3201, 3202 or instructor consent
MU 8101 - Graduate Music Theory
Credits: 2.0 [max 2.0]
Grading Basis: A-F or Aud
Typically offered: Every Spring
Advanced analytical studies of representative historical musical compositions. Students will utilize multiple analytical processes and compose model pieces. prereq: Graduate student or instructor consent
MU 8222 - Music Bibliography and Research
Credits: 3.0 [max 3.0]
Grading Basis: A-F or Aud
Typically offered: Every Fall
Research methods in music; preparation for writing plan B project. prereq: Grad student or instructor consent
MU 8900 - Psychology of Music
Credits: 3.0 [max 9.0]
Grading Basis: A-F or Aud
Typically offered: Every Spring
The nature of musical behaviors and how they are perceived. Understanding physical properties of musical sound, fundamental concepts concerning musical measurement and musical preference. prereq: Grad student, instructor consent
MU 8701 - Graduate Applied Conducting
Credits: 1.0 -2.0 [max 12.0]
Grading Basis: A-F or Aud
Typically offered: 9T3T
Studio lessons in conducting; one half-hour per week per credit. prereq: 3702, 3706 or equivalent; Graduate Student or instructor consent
MU 5510 - Opera Studio
Credits: 1.0 [max 6.0]
Grading Basis: A-F or Aud
Typically offered: 9V3V
Opera production techniques; performance of solo and ensemble opera literature. prereq: 3510 or equivalent, Grad student or instructor consent
MU 8300 - Graduate Recital
Credits: 1.0 [max 2.0]
Grading Basis: A-F or Aud
Typically offered: 9V3V
Preparation and presentation of a solo musical performance. prereq: Grad student, instructor consent
MU 5204 - Instrumental Ensemble Literature
Credits: 2.0 [max 2.0]
Grading Basis: A-F or Aud
Typically offered: 9T3T
Study of major works for large wind and orchestral ensembles. prereq: Grad Student or instructor consent
MU 5207 - Instrumental Chamber Music Literature
Credits: 1.0 [max 1.0]
Grading Basis: A-F or Aud
Typically offered: 9T3T
Study of chamber music literature with emphasis on student's major applied area. prereq: Grad student or instructor consent
MU 5203 - Advanced Choral Literature
Credits: 2.0 [max 2.0]
Grading Basis: A-F or Aud
Typically offered: 9T3T
Study of representative choral literature from various periods of music history. prereq: 3702 or instructor consent
MU 5206 - Vocal Solo Literature
Credits: 1.0 -2.0 [max 2.0]
Grading Basis: A-F or Aud
Typically offered: 9T3T
A historical survey of standard repertoire for solo voice in art song, opera, and oratorio; focus varies by semester. prereq: Grad student or instructor consent
MU 5208 - Vocal Chamber Literature
Credits: 1.0 [max 1.0]
Grading Basis: A-F or Aud
Typically offered: 9T3T
A survey of standard repertoire for solo voice with chamber ensembles. prereq: Grad student or instructor consent
MU 8401 - Graduate Music Pedagogy
Credits: 1.0 [max 1.0]
Grading Basis: A-F or Aud
Typically offered: 3V
Principles and techniques of music pedagogy with emphasis on the student's applied field of study. prereq: Graduate Student or instructor consent
MU 8302 - Graduate Applied Music: Secondary Instrument
Credits: 1.0 [max 1.0]
Grading Basis: A-F or Aud
Typically offered: 9V3V5V
Half-hour weekly studio lesson; instrument or voice. prereq: Intermediate proficiency, grad student, instructor consent; may be repeated
MU 8991 - Independent Study
Credits: 1.0 -2.0 [max 6.0]
Grading Basis: A-F or Aud
Typically offered: 9T3T
Directed study in areas of student interest arranged with instructor before registration; written report required. prereq: Grad student, instructor consent
MU 8301 - Graduate Applied Music: Major Instrument
Credits: 2.0 [max 10.0]
Grading Basis: A-F or Aud
Typically offered: 9V3V5V
Studio lesson on major instrument or voice; one-half hour per week per credit. prereq: Advanced proficiency, grad student, instructor consent
MU 5627 - Art of Accompanying: Vocal Music
Credits: 2.0 [max 2.0]
Prerequisites: Graduate Enrollment; credit will not be granted if already received for MU 3627
Grading Basis: A-F or Aud
Typically offered: 9E
Vocal accompanying art song, recitative and aria, choral music, and functional skills (e.g., score reading, keyboard harmony). Vocal coaching techniques, listening to standard vocal repertoire, and performance. prereq: Graduate Enrollment; credit will not be granted if already received for MU 3627
MU 5628 - Art of Accompanying: Instrumental Music
Credits: 2.0 [max 2.0]
Prerequisites: Graduate enrollment; credit will not be given if already received for MU 3628
Grading Basis: A-F or Aud
Typically offered: 3O
Instrumental accompanying (string, brass, and woodwinds) and functional skills (e.g., score reading, keyboard harmony). Rehearsal techniques, listening to standard instrumental repertoire, performance. prereq: Graduate enrollment; credit will not be given if already received for MU 3628
MU 8300 - Graduate Recital
Credits: 1.0 [max 2.0]
Grading Basis: A-F or Aud
Typically offered: 9V3V
Preparation and presentation of a solo musical performance. prereq: Grad student, instructor consent
MU 8401 - Graduate Music Pedagogy
Credits: 1.0 [max 1.0]
Grading Basis: A-F or Aud
Typically offered: 3V
Principles and techniques of music pedagogy with emphasis on the student's applied field of study. prereq: Graduate Student or instructor consent
MU 5510 - Opera Studio
Credits: 1.0 [max 6.0]
Grading Basis: A-F or Aud
Typically offered: 9V3V
Opera production techniques; performance of solo and ensemble opera literature. prereq: 3510 or equivalent, Grad student or instructor consent
MU 4541 - Chamber Music
Credits: 1.0 [max 12.0]
Grading Basis: A-F or Aud
Typically offered: 9V3V
Study and performance of chamber music literature, classical and/or jazz. prereq: instructor consent
MU 4621 - Piano Pedagogy and Practicum I
Credits: 2.0 [max 2.0]
Grading Basis: A-F or Aud
Typically offered: 9O
Principles and materials for teaching elementary piano students; supervised practice teaching. prereq: Music major or instructor consent
MU 4622 - Piano Pedagogy and Practicum II
Credits: 2.0 [max 2.0]
Grading Basis: A-F or Aud
Typically offered: 3E
Principles and materials for teaching intermediate piano students; supervised practice teaching. prereq: Mu 4621 or instructor consent
MU 5205 - Instrumental Solo Literature
Credits: 1.0 [max 3.0]
Grading Basis: A-F or Aud
Typically offered: 9T3T
Survey of instrumental solo literature within the student's applied field of study. prereq: Grad student or instructor consent
MU 5206 - Vocal Solo Literature
Credits: 1.0 -2.0 [max 2.0]
Grading Basis: A-F or Aud
Typically offered: 9T3T
A historical survey of standard repertoire for solo voice in art song, opera, and oratorio; focus varies by semester. prereq: Grad student or instructor consent
MU 5207 - Instrumental Chamber Music Literature
Credits: 1.0 [max 1.0]
Grading Basis: A-F or Aud
Typically offered: 9T3T
Study of chamber music literature with emphasis on student's major applied area. prereq: Grad student or instructor consent
MU 8302 - Graduate Applied Music: Secondary Instrument
Credits: 1.0 [max 1.0]
Grading Basis: A-F or Aud
Typically offered: 9V3V5V
Half-hour weekly studio lesson; instrument or voice. prereq: Intermediate proficiency, grad student, instructor consent; may be repeated
MU 8991 - Independent Study
Credits: 1.0 -2.0 [max 6.0]
Grading Basis: A-F or Aud
Typically offered: 9T3T
Directed study in areas of student interest arranged with instructor before registration; written report required. prereq: Grad student, instructor consent
MU 8302 - Graduate Applied Music: Secondary Instrument
Credits: 1.0 [max 1.0]
Grading Basis: A-F or Aud
Typically offered: 9V3V5V
Half-hour weekly studio lesson; instrument or voice. prereq: Intermediate proficiency, grad student, instructor consent; may be repeated
EDAD 5911 - Leadership and Personal Growth
Credits: 3.0 [max 3.0]
Grading Basis: A-F or Aud
Typically offered: 5V
An overview of leadership from a theoretical perspective. Learners will begin to see the role and styles of leadership in relationship to the culture of schools and communities. prereq: EdAd lic program or collegiate grad program admission or instructor consent
EDAD 5913 - Communication and Community Relations
Credits: 3.0 [max 3.0]
Grading Basis: A-F or Aud
Typically offered: 5V
Schools' public and media relations, communication needs of internal/external publics, processes to solicit support for initiatives, review of crises plans. prereq: EdAd lic program or collegiate program admission or instructor consent
EDAD 5914 - Education Policy
Credits: 3.0 [max 3.0]
Grading Basis: A-F or Aud
Typically offered: 3V
Decision-making and school governance based on current laws and mandates. Rules, reporting, and regulations governing private, public, parochial, BIE, Community Education, and Alternative schools will be studied including special education, data privacy, right to know, liability. Tribal school policy and relations with independent districts will be examined. prereq: EdAd lic program or collegiate graduate program admission instr consent; no Grad School cr
EDAD 5918 - Continuous Improvement Processes for Schools
Credits: 3.0 [max 3.0]
Typically offered: 5V
Examines effective data-driven continuous improvement best practices in schools. Learners will examine strategic planning, accreditation processes, state and federal accountability, AYP, reporting in order to continue funding flow and establishment of effective leadership terms. prereq: EdAd lic program or collegiate graduate program admission or instructor consent
EDUC 7008 - Foundations of Teaching and Learning: Curriculum Theory and Design
Credits: 4.0 [max 4.0]
Grading Basis: A-F or Aud
Typically offered: 9T3T5T
Broad-based foundational course designed to study advanced learning theory and curriculum design, and develop skills in critical analysis of teaching application and student outcomes. Focuses on the importance of working in the context of a professional community. prereq: MEd student or instructor consent; credit will not be granted if already received for EHS 7008
EDUC 7009 - Assessment of Learning
Credits: 3.0 [max 12.0]
Grading Basis: A-F or Aud
Typically offered: 9T3T5T
Focuses on the design and application of appropriate learning assessment strategies that consider the pedagogical intent, state, federal, and subject standards, and the diversity for all learners. Teaching theory and practice will be viewed in the context of learning assessment. prereq: MEd candidate; credit will not be granted if already received for EHS 7009
MU 5510 - Opera Studio
Credits: 1.0 [max 6.0]
Grading Basis: A-F or Aud
Typically offered: 9V3V
Opera production techniques; performance of solo and ensemble opera literature. prereq: 3510 or equivalent, Grad student or instructor consent
MU 8601 - Foundations of Music Education
Credits: 3.0 [max 3.0]
Grading Basis: A-F or Aud
Typically offered: 3V
Principles and foundations of philosophical aesthetics, psychology of music, music advocacy, history of music education, current issues and research in music learning. prereq: Grad student or instructor consent
MU 8600 - Methods of Research in Music Education
Credits: 3.0 [max 9.0]
Grading Basis: A-F or Aud
Typically offered: 9T3T
Survey and analysis of current issues in music education research and/or practice. prereq: Grad student or instructor consent
MU 8605 - Curricular Trends in Music Education
Credits: 3.0 [max 3.0]
Grading Basis: A-F or Aud
Typically offered: 9T3T
Techniques, theories, and models of music and arts leadership; considerations for supervising music personnel, facilities, budgets, curricular programs, and policies. prereq: Grad student or instructor consent
MU 5203 - Advanced Choral Literature
Credits: 2.0 [max 2.0]
Grading Basis: A-F or Aud
Typically offered: 9T3T
Study of representative choral literature from various periods of music history. prereq: 3702 or instructor consent
MU 5204 - Instrumental Ensemble Literature
Credits: 2.0 [max 2.0]
Grading Basis: A-F or Aud
Typically offered: 9T3T
Study of major works for large wind and orchestral ensembles. prereq: Grad Student or instructor consent
MU 5205 - Instrumental Solo Literature
Credits: 1.0 [max 3.0]
Grading Basis: A-F or Aud
Typically offered: 9T3T
Survey of instrumental solo literature within the student's applied field of study. prereq: Grad student or instructor consent
MU 5206 - Vocal Solo Literature
Credits: 1.0 -2.0 [max 2.0]
Grading Basis: A-F or Aud
Typically offered: 9T3T
A historical survey of standard repertoire for solo voice in art song, opera, and oratorio; focus varies by semester. prereq: Grad student or instructor consent
MU 5207 - Instrumental Chamber Music Literature
Credits: 1.0 [max 1.0]
Grading Basis: A-F or Aud
Typically offered: 9T3T
Study of chamber music literature with emphasis on student's major applied area. prereq: Grad student or instructor consent
MU 5208 - Vocal Chamber Literature
Credits: 1.0 [max 1.0]
Grading Basis: A-F or Aud
Typically offered: 9T3T
A survey of standard repertoire for solo voice with chamber ensembles. prereq: Grad student or instructor consent
MU 8302 - Graduate Applied Music: Secondary Instrument
Credits: 1.0 [max 1.0]
Grading Basis: A-F or Aud
Typically offered: 9V3V5V
Half-hour weekly studio lesson; instrument or voice. prereq: Intermediate proficiency, grad student, instructor consent; may be repeated
MU 8701 - Graduate Applied Conducting
Credits: 1.0 -2.0 [max 12.0]
Grading Basis: A-F or Aud
Typically offered: 9T3T
Studio lessons in conducting; one half-hour per week per credit. prereq: 3702, 3706 or equivalent; Graduate Student or instructor consent
MU 8991 - Independent Study
Credits: 1.0 -2.0 [max 6.0]
Grading Basis: A-F or Aud
Typically offered: 9T3T
Directed study in areas of student interest arranged with instructor before registration; written report required. prereq: Grad student, instructor consent
MU 8899 - Directed Project in Music Education
Credits: 1.0 -12.0 [max 12.0]
Grading Basis: A-F or Aud
Typically offered: 9T3T
Directed project, Plan B. Research project on selected theoretical or practical issue/topic in Music Education. prereq: Grad, instructor consent
MU 8301 - Graduate Applied Music: Major Instrument
Credits: 2.0 [max 10.0]
Grading Basis: A-F or Aud
Typically offered: 9V3V5V
Studio lesson on major instrument or voice; one-half hour per week per credit. prereq: Advanced proficiency, grad student, instructor consent
MU 5510 - Opera Studio
Credits: 1.0 [max 6.0]
Grading Basis: A-F or Aud
Typically offered: 9V3V
Opera production techniques; performance of solo and ensemble opera literature. prereq: 3510 or equivalent, Grad student or instructor consent
MU 8300 - Graduate Recital
Credits: 1.0 [max 2.0]
Grading Basis: A-F or Aud
Typically offered: 9V3V
Preparation and presentation of a solo musical performance. prereq: Grad student, instructor consent
MU 5204 - Instrumental Ensemble Literature
Credits: 2.0 [max 2.0]
Grading Basis: A-F or Aud
Typically offered: 9T3T
Study of major works for large wind and orchestral ensembles. prereq: Grad Student or instructor consent
MU 5207 - Instrumental Chamber Music Literature
Credits: 1.0 [max 1.0]
Grading Basis: A-F or Aud
Typically offered: 9T3T
Study of chamber music literature with emphasis on student's major applied area. prereq: Grad student or instructor consent
MU 5205 - Instrumental Solo Literature
Credits: 1.0 [max 3.0]
Grading Basis: A-F or Aud
Typically offered: 9T3T
Survey of instrumental solo literature within the student's applied field of study. prereq: Grad student or instructor consent
MU 5203 - Advanced Choral Literature
Credits: 2.0 [max 2.0]
Grading Basis: A-F or Aud
Typically offered: 9T3T
Study of representative choral literature from various periods of music history. prereq: 3702 or instructor consent
MU 5208 - Vocal Chamber Literature
Credits: 1.0 [max 1.0]
Grading Basis: A-F or Aud
Typically offered: 9T3T
A survey of standard repertoire for solo voice with chamber ensembles. prereq: Grad student or instructor consent
MU 5206 - Vocal Solo Literature
Credits: 1.0 -2.0 [max 2.0]
Grading Basis: A-F or Aud
Typically offered: 9T3T
A historical survey of standard repertoire for solo voice in art song, opera, and oratorio; focus varies by semester. prereq: Grad student or instructor consent
MU 8401 - Graduate Music Pedagogy
Credits: 1.0 [max 1.0]
Grading Basis: A-F or Aud
Typically offered: 3V
Principles and techniques of music pedagogy with emphasis on the student's applied field of study. prereq: Graduate Student or instructor consent
MU 8302 - Graduate Applied Music: Secondary Instrument
Credits: 1.0 [max 1.0]
Grading Basis: A-F or Aud
Typically offered: 9V3V5V
Half-hour weekly studio lesson; instrument or voice. prereq: Intermediate proficiency, grad student, instructor consent; may be repeated
MU 8701 - Graduate Applied Conducting
Credits: 1.0 -2.0 [max 12.0]
Grading Basis: A-F or Aud
Typically offered: 9T3T
Studio lessons in conducting; one half-hour per week per credit. prereq: 3702, 3706 or equivalent; Graduate Student or instructor consent
MU 8991 - Independent Study
Credits: 1.0 -2.0 [max 6.0]
Grading Basis: A-F or Aud
Typically offered: 9T3T
Directed study in areas of student interest arranged with instructor before registration; written report required. prereq: Grad student, instructor consent