The Master of Music curriculum focuses on studio and ensemble work, supplemented by academic course requirements in musicology and music theory, as well as electives. Additional study is provided through frequent masterclasses, guest artists, and repertoire classes.

Woodwinds - Master of Music
credits
Flute, Oboe, Clarinet, Bassoon, Saxophone 
Studio*
WW 500
16
Ensemble
ORCH 510
4
Orchestral Repertoire Class**1
Chamber Music2
Musicology 2
Theoretical Studies2
Musicology or Theoretical Studies Elective2
Electives***
12
Recital
WW 699
2
Total Credits43
*Saxophone majors only: up to 4 hours of applied study in the jazz area may be substituted after one semester and before the final semester of study with approval from the major teacher and the Jazz Studies department chair
**Saxophone majors only will replace the orchestral repertoire requirement with any elective credit
***Six elective credits must be in Supportive Studies

Additional Requirements:
1) Promotional at the end of the first year (WW 595)
3) Pre-recital in second year

2012-08-02


IT'S LIKE AN ACT OF MURDER; YOU PLAY WITH INTENT TO COMMIT SOMETHING. DUKE ELLINGTON