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With an internationally trained faculty, students receive rigorous instruction on some of the finest performance instruments and facilities in the world, preparing them for professional careers in solo and collaborative performance and teaching.

Curriculum Requirements

A BMUS in Piano Performance is a four-year, 128 credit hour emphasis consisting of degree requirements (private lessons, music theory, conducting, music history, large ensemble, piano 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 Organ Performance is a four-year, 127 credit hour emphasis consisting of degree requirements (private lessons, music theory, conducting, music history, large ensemble, organ 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, 34-36 credit hour program in either piano, collaborative piano or organ. Courses consist of private lessons, bibliography, music history and literature, pedagogy, advanced music theory and music electives. Two to three recitals are required. Foreign language proficiency is required for collaborative piano.

The DMA is a three-year, 58-61 credit hour program consisting of private lessons, 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