Five Towns College 2020-2021 Catalog 
    
    Sep 17, 2021  
Five Towns College 2020-2021 Catalog

Performance, General Performance Concentration, Mus.B.


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

Concentration Overview

The general performance degree is designed for students interested in a performance career. Additional training in improvisation and diverse musical genres prepares the student with a marketable range of abilities to perform in various musical venues

General Performance Concentration
AUD 303 - MIDI Applications; (3cr)  or BUS 275 - Social Media Concepts and Practice; (3cr)   
MUS 261 - Computer Music Notation; (3cr)   
MUS 304 - Popular Music Lab 1; (1cr)   
MUS 305 - Jazz Lab 1; (1cr)   
MUS 315 - Commercial Arranging; (2cr)  
MUS 318 - Improvisation 1; (2cr)  
MUS 319 - Improvisation 2; (2cr)   
MUS 393 - Instrumental Conducting; (2cr)   
MUS 394 - Choral Conducting; (2cr)  
MUS 404 - Popular Music Lab 2; (1cr)   
MUS 405 - Jazz Lab 2; (1cr)   
MUS 451 - Keyboard Harmony; (2cr)   
Music Composition Elective; (2cr)   
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; (0cr)  
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; (0cr)  
Total 15   Total 15
Semester 5   Semester 6
AML 341 - Applied Music Lesson 5; (2cr)     AML 342 - Applied Music Lesson 6; (2cr)  
AUD 303 - MIDI Applications; (3cr)  or BUS 275 - Social Media Concepts and Practice; (3cr)     General Elective; (2cr)  
Ensemble Elective; (1cr)     Ensemble Elective; (1cr)  
Ensemble Elective; (1cr)     Ensemble Elective; (1cr)  
MUS 218 - Form and Analysis; (3cr)     MUH 302 - Jazz History; (3cr)  
MUS 304 - Popular Music Lab 1; (1cr)     MUS 319 - Improvisation 2; (2cr)  
MUS 314 - Arranging; (2cr)     MUS 394 - Choral Conducting; (2cr)  
MUS 318 - Improvisation 1; (2cr)     Diversity Competency Elective; (3cr)  
MUS 451 - Keyboard Harmony; (2cr)     Junior Jury; (0cr)  
Total 17   Total 17
Semester 7   Semester 8
AML 441 - Applied Music Lesson 7; (2cr)     AML 442 - Applied Music Lesson 8; (2cr)  
General Elective; (3cr)     General Elective; (4cr)  
Ensemble Elective; (1cr)     Ensemble Elective; (1cr)  
Ensemble Elective; (1cr)     Ensemble Elective; (1cr)  
Liberal Arts and Science Elective 300/400; (3cr)     MUS 315 - Commercial Arranging; (2cr)  
MUS 393 - Instrumental Conducting; (2cr)     MUS 405 - Jazz Lab 2; (1cr)  
MUS 404 - Popular Music Lab 2; (1cr)     Music Composition Elective; (2cr)  
    Senior Recital; (0cr)  
Total 13   Total 13

 

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