Undergraduate Catalog


Musical Arts Minor

Minor Requirements

A minor in musical arts consists of a minimum of 24 semester hours from the following list:

MUSC 200Elementary Music Theory

4

MUSC 234Music Appreciation

3

prerequisite of MUSC 129 or its equivalent, which does not count towards the total hours.

one of the following:

MUSC 220Rock Music Styles

3

MUSC 233Survey of Jazz

3

MUSC 270Survey of American Musical Theatre: the First 100 Years

3

10 semester hours of applied music study:

(six semester hours within one area of emphasis, three hours of piano, and one hour of voice**)

MUSC 193Applied Music

1

MUSC 198Applied Music

1 or 2

MUSC 293Applied Music

1 or 2

MUSC 298Applied Music

1 or 2

MUSC 393Applied Music

1 or 2

MUSC 398Applied Music

1 or 2

MUSC 493Applied Music

2

MUSC 498Applied Music

2

four semester hours of ensemble electives:

MUSC 190Concert-Chorale (Choir)

1

MUSC 191Concert Band

variable

MUSC 192Orchestra

1

MUSC 290Jazz Ensemble

variable

MUSC 291University Singers

1

During the final semester the student will perform a solo recital of no less than one-half hour.

**1. Areas of emphasis: voice, piano, organ, trumpet, French horn, trombone, tuba/euphonium, flute, clarinet, saxophone, oboe, bassoon, percussion, violin, viola, cello, string bass, guitar/electric bass, harp, and composition.

2. Students with an emphasis in voice will take four semester hours of applied piano and six semester hours of applied voice.

3. Students with an emphasis in piano will take nine semester hours of applied piano and one semester hour of applied voice.