Five Towns College 2020-2021 Catalog 
    
    Oct 25, 2021  
Five Towns College 2020-2021 Catalog

Performance, Composition Concentration, Mus.B.


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Performance Program 
Composition Concentration
Bachelor of Music (Mus.B.) Degree
HEGIS Code: 1004.00
Inventory of Registered Program Code: 90153

Concentration Overview

The Composition Concentration provides professional training for students who intend to pursue careers in composition and arranging for television, film, gaming, and entertainment industries.

Composition Concentration
AML 351 - Applied Composition Lesson/Seminar 1; (2cr)   
AML 352 - Applied Composition Lesson/Seminar 2; (2cr)   
AML 451 - Applied Composition Lesson/Seminar 3; (2cr)   
AML 452 - Applied Composition Lesson/Seminar 4; (2cr)   
MUS 261 - Computer Music Notation; (3cr)   
MUS 315 - Commercial Arranging; (2cr)   
MUS 393 - Instrumental Conducting; (2cr)   
MUS 394 - Choral Conducting; (2cr)   
MUS 395 - Orchestration 1; (2cr)   
MUS 400 - Introduction to Film Scoring; (2cr)   
MUS 416 - Studio Composition; (3cr)   
Total Concentration Credits: 24

Recommended Sequence of Courses
Course Name   Course Name
Semester 1   Semester 2
AML 141 - Applied Music Lesson 1; (2cr)     AML 142 - Applied Music Lesson 2; (2cr)  
ENG 101 - English Composition 1; (3cr)     ENG 102 - English Composition 2; (3cr)  
Ensemble Elective; (1cr)     Ensemble Elective; (1cr)  
Music History Elective 100-200 Level; (3cr)     MUS 112 - Harmony 2; (3cr)  
MUS 111 - Harmony 1; (3cr)     MUS 122 - Sight Singing 2; (1cr)  
MUS 121 - Sight Singing 1; (1cr)     MUS 124 - Ear Training 2; (1cr)  
MUS 123 - Ear Training 1; (1cr)     MUS 186 - Keyboard Skills 2; (1cr)  
MUS 185 - Keyboard Skills 1; (1cr)     Oral Communication Competency Elective; (3cr)  
    Freshman Jury  
Total 15   Total 15
Semester 3   Semester 4
AML 241 - Applied Music Lesson 3; (2cr)     AML 242 - Applied Music Lesson 4; (2cr)  
Ensemble Elective; (1cr)     Ensemble Elective; (1cr)  
Quantitative Competency Elective; (3cr)     MUS 212 - Harmony 4; (3cr)  
MUS 211 - Harmony 3; (3cr)     MUS 222 - Sight Singing 4; (1cr)  
MUS 221 - Sight Singing 3; (1cr)     MUS 224 - Ear Training 4; (1cr)  
MUS 223 - Ear Training 3; (1cr)     MUS 261 - Computer Music Notation; (3cr)  
MUS 285 - Keyboard Skills 3; (1cr)     MUS 286 - Keyboard Skills 4; (1cr)  
PSY 101 - General Psychology; (3cr)     Scientific Competency Elective; (3cr)  
    Sophomore Jury  
Total 15   Total 15
Semester 5   Semester 6
AML 341 - Applied Music Lesson 5; (2cr)     AML 342 - Applied Music Lesson 6; (2cr)  
AML 351 - Applied Composition Lesson/Seminar 1; (2cr)     AML 452 - Applied Composition Lesson/Seminar 4; (2cr)  
General Elective; (3cr)     Ensemble Elective; (1cr)  
Ensemble Elective; (1cr)     Ensemble Elective; (1cr)  
Ensemble Elective; (1cr)     MUH 302 - Jazz History; (3cr)  
MUS 218 - Form and Analysis; (3cr)     MUS 315 - Commercial Arranging; (2cr)  
MUS 314 - Arranging; (2cr)     MUS 394 - Choral Conducting; (2cr)  
MUS 393 - Instrumental Conducting; (2cr)     MUS 416 - Studio Composition; (3cr)  
MUS 395 - Orchestration 1; (2cr)     Junior Jury  
Recital Composition 1        Recital Composition 2  
 Total 17   Total 16
Semester 7   Semester 8
AML 441 - Applied Music Lesson 7; (2cr)     AML 442 - Applied Music Lesson 8; (2cr)  
AML 451 - Applied Composition Lesson/Seminar 3; (2cr)     AML 452 - Applied Composition Lesson/Seminar 4; Credits: 2  
General Elective; (3cr)     General Elective; (3cr)  
Ensemble Elective; (1cr)     Ensemble Elective; (1cr)  
Ensemble Elective; (1cr)     Ensemble Elective; (1cr)  
Liberal Arts and Science Elective 300/400; (3cr)     Diversity Competency Elective; (3cr)  
MUS 400 - Introduction to Film Scoring; (2cr)     Senior Recital  
Recital Composition 3     Recital Composition 4  
Total 14   Total 13

 

 

 

 

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