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M.M. Music - Brass, Percussion, or Woodwind Performance Concentration Degree Plan

School of Music

M.M. – Music
Brass, Percussion, or Woodwind Performance Concentration

NOTE:    Students who score less than 70% on the music theory placement test will take MU5357 Graduate Music Theory and Musicianship. Students who score less than 70% on the music history placement test will take MU 5330A History and Analysis in Music in addition to the degree requirements listed below.

 

Other Studies [Core] (12 credits):

• MU 5334 Introduction to Graduate Studies in Music
• 2 Music Literature courses (choose from MU 5310, MU 5314, MU 5315, MU 5320, MU 5340, MU 5360, MU 5375)
• MU 5350 Musical Styles


Major Field (12 credits):

• 8 credits of Applied Lessons
• MUSP 5101 Graduate Recital
• 3 credits of Ensembles

Electives (12 credits):

• Up to 3 additional credits of Applied Lessons
• Up to 3 additional credits of Ensembles
• Up to 3 credits of Independent Study (MU 5113, MU 5213, MU 5313, MU 5317)
• MUSP 5337 Advanced Conducting (instrumental)
• MU 5355 Pedagogy of Theory and Comprehensive Musicianship
• MU 5365 Computing in Music
• MU 5322 Instrumental Techniques and Materials
• MU 5375 Topics in Advanced Music Research


36 Total Credit Hours
1-Hour Recital
Comprehensive Oral Exam



Contact:     Coordinator of Graduate Studies in Music • 601 University Drive • San Marcos •
    TX 78666 • Graduate Degree Program: Master of Music : School of Music : Texas State University