Music - Performance

Major: Music with Performance Concentration

Catalog: 2014-2015

*See MyGFU Academic Requirements for correct list of classes to meet requirements
**Class offered on alternate years. Adjust schedule as necessary. See department advisor for additional information.
Recommended Course Schedule Guide
First Year
Fall Semester Spring Semester
MUSA 105/305 Applied Music 1 MUSA 105/305 Applied Music 1
MUSA 115-365 Large Ensemble Requirement 1 MUSA 115-365 Large Ensemble Requirement 1
MUSI 121 Theory I 3 MUSI 122 Theory II 3
MUSI 131 Sight Singing/Ear Training I 1 MUSI 132 Sight Singing/Ear Training II 1
MUSI 130 Music in World Cultures 2 HHPA 120 Lifelong Fitness 2
BIBL 100 Bible Survey 4   *Social Science GE Requirement (6 sem credit hours) 3
GEED 130 Freshman Seminar 1   *LITR GE Requirement 3
WRIT 110 Freshman Composition 3   *COMM GE Requirement 3
Total Semester Credits 16 Total Semester Credits 17
Cumulative Credits 16 Cumulative Credits 33
Second Year
Fall Semester Spring Semester
MUSA 105/305 Applied Music 1 MUSA 105/305 Applied Music 1
MUSA 115-365 Large Ensemble Requirement 1 MUSA 115-365 Large Ensemble Requirement 1
MUSI 221 Theory III 4 MUSI 180 Intro to Music Technology 2
  *MATH GE Requirement 3 MUSI 222 Theory IV 4
  *Fine Arts GE Requirement 3   *BIBL/RELI GE Elective Requirement 3
  *Natural Science GE Requirement (6-8 sem credit hrs) 3   *Natural Science GE Requirement (6-8 sem credit hrs) 3
      *HHPA GE Requirement (activity class) 1
      Music Majors must pass Piano Profiency (recommended by end of Sophomore year)  
      Music Majors must pass Upper Division Jury (recommended by end of Sophomore year)  
Total Semester Credits 15 Total Semester Credits 15
Cumulative Credits 48 Cumulative Credits 63
Third Year
Fall Semester Spring Semester
MUSA 105/305 Applied Music 1 MUSI 200 Basic Conducting 1.5
MUSA 115-365 Large Ensemble Requirement 1 MUSI 312 Music History II 3
MUSI 490 Senior Recital/Project 1 MUSA 105/305 Applied Music 1
MUSI 311 Music History I 3 MUSA 115-365 Large Ensemble Requirement 1
  *HIST GE Requirement 3   *Humanities GE Elective Requirement 2-3
  Electives 6   *Social Science GE Requirement (6 sem credit hours) 3
        *Global and Cultural Understanding GE Requirement 3
        Elective 2
Total Semester Credits 15 Total Semester Credits 17
Cumulative Credits 78 Cumulative Credits 95
Fourth Year
Fall Semester Spring Semester
MUSI 320 Form and Analysis 2 MUSA 105/305 Applied Music 1
MUSI 400 Music and Christian Faith 2 MUSA 115-365 Large Ensemble Requirement 1
MUSA 105/305 Applied Music 1   *Global and Cultural Understanding GE Requirement 3
MUSA 115-365 Large Ensemble Requirement 1   Electives 10
GEED 490 Senior Capstone 3      
RELI 300 Christian Foundations 3      
  Elective 4      
Total Semester Credits 16 Total Semester Credits 15
Cumulative Credits 111 Cumulative Credits 126
    Total Credits for Degree 126.0

NOTES:

WRIT 110 may be waived with a verbal SAT score of 670 or higher. Math requirement may be waived with a math SAT score of 600 or higher.

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