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Undergraduate Catalog 2013-2014

Music Performance

School of Music
2110 Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center, 301-405-5549

This minor provides students with high-level training in instrumental or vocal performance. Four semesters of individual study are taken concurrently with four semesters of ensemble. MUSC 130 and MUSC 140 provide basic historical and theoretical background in support of performance studies. Admission to the minor is based on successful completion of a performance audition before a faculty committee prior to enrolling in the minor. Audition information can be found at www.music.umd.edu.

Eighteen credit hours consisting of the following:

  • Four semesters of applied lessons (MUSP 302, 303, 402, 403)
  • Four semesters of ensemble (chosen from MUSC 129, 229, 329)
  • MUSC 130 Survey of Music Literature
  • MUSC 140 Fundamentals of Music

No course grade below the grade of C- may count toward the minor. An overall GPA of 2.0 in the minor is required for graduation.

Students who fulfill minor requirements will receive a minor on the official transcript. Please contact the School of Music Office for more information.

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