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Instrumental Performance

Summary

With 32 instrumental faculty, nine large and numerous small instrumental ensembles, world-class facilities, and instrumental performance degrees at the undergraduate, masters and doctoral level, students are assured a rich, challenging learning environment to prepare them for careers in performance or pedagogy.

Curriculum Requirements

A BMUS in Instrumental Performance is a four-year, 125 credit hour emphasis consisting of degree requirements (private lessons, music theory, keyboard, conducting, music history, ensemble and additional music courses) and the U of U General Education Requirements and Bachelor's Degree Requirements. A senior recital is required.

A BMUS in Classical Guitar Performance is a four-year, 123 credit hour emphasis consisting of degree requirements (private lessons, music theory, keyboard, conducting, music history, ensemble and additional music courses) and the U of U General Education Requirements and Bachelor's Degree Requirements. A senior recital is required.

The MM is a two-year, 31-34 credit hour program consisting of private lessons, bibliography, music history and literature, advanced music theory, pedagogy and ensembles. Two master’s recitals are required.

The DMA is a three-year, 58-62 credit hour program consisting of private lessons, large ensembles, music history and literature, advanced music theory, pedagogy, performance practice and courses in a related field. A dissertation essay and four recitals are required.

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Last Updated: 9/25/17