Performance Major — B.M.

Summary

Music Requirements90
Integrative Core Curriculum Requirements31-32
Total Credits121

Degree Requirements 

MUSIC REQUIREMENTS
Private Lesson Requirement 1
PFMJ 10100Voice I - Music Major (4 credits times 2 semesters)8
PFMJ 20100Voice II - Music Majors (4 credits times 2 semesters)8
PFMJ 30100Voice III - Music Majors (4 credits times 2 semesters)8
PFMJ 40100Voice IV - Music Majors (4 credits times 2 semesters)8
PFMJ 19900Performance Repertoire and Pedagogy (.5 credit times 8 semesters)4
Ensembles
MUEN 1xxxxChoral (1 credit times 8 semesters)8
Recitals
MUMC 37300Required Junior Recital1
MUMC 47301Required Senior Voice Recital (CP)2
Music Theory
MUTH 10100Fundamentals of Music Theory 21
MUTH 12100Introduction to Musical Styles2
MUTH 12200Music Theory I2
or MUTH 12201 Music Theory I -- Honors
MUTH 22100Music Theory II2
or MUTH 22101 Music Theory II -- Honors
MUTH 22200Music Theory III2
or MUTH 22201 Music Theory III -- Honors
MUTH 32100Form and Analysis2
or MUTH 32101 Form and Analysis -- Honors
MUTH 32200Analysis of Music since 19002
or MUTH 32201 Analysis of Music since 1900 - Honors
Aural Skills
MUTH 13300Aural Skills I1.5
or MUTH 13301 Aural Skills I - Honors
MUTH 13400Aural Skills II1.5
or MUTH 13401 Aural Skills II - Honors
MUTH 23300Aural Skills III1
or MUTH 23301 Aural Skills III - Honors
MUTH 23400Aural Skills IV1
or MUTH 23401 Aural Skills IV - Honors
Secondary Instruments
PFSM 17100Keyboard Musicianship I1
PFSM 17200Keyboard Musicianship II1
PFSM 27100Keyboard Musicianship III - Vocal Performance Majors1
PFSM 27200Keyboard Musicianship IV - Vocal Performance Majors1
Other Music Requirements
MUMC 16100Diction I2
MUMC 16200Diction II2
MUMC 16600Career Orientation1
MUMC 10300Introduction to Music Technology1
xxxxxMusic electives 26-11
MUMC 10100Required Recital Attendance (six semesters required)0
MUSIC LIBERAL ARTS REQUIREMENTS
Music History
MUTH 25500History and Literature of Music I3
MUTH 25600History and Literature of Music II (WI)3
MUTH 35500History and Literature of Music III3
INTEGRATIVE CORE CURRICULUM 3
ICC Theme & Perspective
ICSM 1xxxxIthaca Seminar4
xxxxxCreative Arts (CA)3
xxxxxHumanities (HM)3
xxxxxNatural Science (SC)3
xxxxxSocial Science (SO)3
Competencies
WRTG 10600Academic Writing I 43
MATH 10000Mathematics Fundamentals 50-1
Complementary Liberal Arts
xxxxxModern Language (French, German or Italian) 66
xxxxxLiberal Arts Electives6
Course Attributes
Select 3 credits of each (DV, WI, QL) 79
Capstone Experience
MUMC 47301Required Senior Voice Recital (CP) 82
E-portfolio
Total Credits121-122
1

Students entering the School of Music in a non-performance degree program will take 2 credits of private lessons each semester until they are accepted into the performance degree program. Students entering the performance degree program prior to the sophomore year will substitute music electives for any missing lessons study.

2

Students may fulfill the requirement for Fundamentals of Music Theory by scoring 84 percent or higher on a placement exam administered by the Department of Music Theory, History, and Composition. Students who score below 84 percent on the exam must take the course, and they take the lower number of music electives.

3

The 31-32 credits listed in this group must be taken outside the School of Music. For more information see Liberal Arts under  the School of Music Overview tab.

4

Students may earn credit for WRTG 10600 by scoring a 4 or 5 on the AP English Literature exam or AP English Language and Composition exam or by choosing ICSM 10800. Student choosing the ICSM option must add 3 credits of LA electives. (For more on Ithaca College’s AP policy, see Advanced Placement Policy.)

5

Students scoring a pass on the QL readiness exam will satisfy this requirement. Students who do not achieve a passing score will have to take the 1 credit math course MATH 10000 and earn a final grade of C- or higher.

6

Vocal majors take 6 credits of a single language unless they place into a second-semester level, in which case they may elect to fulfill the requirement with two different languages.

7

The DV, WI and QL attribute requirements of the Integrative Core Curriculum may be fulfilled through any appropriately designated courses, including those given in the School of Music.

8

MUMC 47301 will fulfill the capstone requirement and will serve to synthesize aspects of the Integrative Core Curriculum with the student’s School of Music degree requirements.

Summary

Music Requirements90
Integrative Core Curriculum Requirements31-32
Total Credits121

Degree Requirements 

MUSIC REQUIREMENTS
Private Lesson Requirement 1
PFMJ 10300Piano I - Music Majors (4 credits times 2 semesters)8
PFMJ 20300Piano II - Music Majors (4 credits times 2 semesters)8
PFMJ 30300Piano III - Music Majors (4 credits times 2 semesters)8
PFMJ 40300Piano IV - Music Majors (4 credits times 2 semesters)8
PFMJ 19900Performance Repertoire and Pedagogy (.5 credit times 8 semesters)4
Ensembles
MUEN 11700The Pianist as Collaborator1
MUEN 11800The Pianist as Collaborator1
MUEN 21700Accompanying Master Class1
MUEN 21800Accompanying Master Class1
MUEN 31700Piano/Instrumental Duo1
or MUEN 31800 Piano/Vocal Duo
MUEN 30300Piano Ensemble1
MUEN 1xxxxElective major ensemble (1 credit times 2 semesters)2
MUEN 32100Chamber Music (.5 credit times 3 semesters)1.5
Recitals
MUMC 37300Required Junior Recital1
MUMC 47300Required Senior Recital2
Music Theory
MUTH 10100Fundamentals of Music Theory 21
MUTH 12100Introduction to Musical Styles2
MUTH 12200Music Theory I2
or MUTH 12201 Music Theory I -- Honors
MUTH 22100Music Theory II2
or MUTH 22101 Music Theory II -- Honors
MUTH 22200Music Theory III2
or MUTH 22201 Music Theory III -- Honors
MUTH 32100Form and Analysis2
or MUTH 32101 Form and Analysis -- Honors
MUTH 32200Analysis of Music since 19002
or MUTH 32201 Analysis of Music since 1900 - Honors
Aural Skills
MUTH 13300Aural Skills I1.5
or MUTH 13301 Aural Skills I - Honors
MUTH 13400Aural Skills II1.5
or MUTH 13401 Aural Skills II - Honors
MUTH 23300Aural Skills III1
or MUTH 23301 Aural Skills III - Honors
MUTH 23400Aural Skills IV1
or MUTH 23401 Aural Skills IV - Honors
Secondary Instrument
PFSM 17500Keyboard Musicianship I - Keyboard Majors1
PFSM 17600Keyboard Musicianship II - Keyboard Majors1
MUMC 27900Introduction to the Harpsichord1
or MUMC 27700 Introduction to the Organ
Other Music Requirements
MUMC 16600Career Orientation1
MUMC 10300Introduction to Music Technology1
MUMC 48500Survey of Piano Literature I1
MUMC 48600Survey of Piano Literature II1
MUMC 49300Piano Pedagogy2
xxxxxMusic electives 25.5-10.5
MUMC 10100Required Recital Attendance (six semesters required)0
MUSIC LIBERAL ARTS REQUIREMENTS
Music History
MUTH 25500History and Literature of Music I3
MUTH 25600History and Literature of Music II (WI)3
MUTH 35500History and Literature of Music III3
INTEGRATIVE CORE CURRICULUM 3
ICC Theme & Perspective
ICSM 1xxxxIthaca Seminar4
xxxxxCreative Arts (CA)3
xxxxxHumanities (HM)3
xxxxxNatural Science (SC)3
xxxxxSocial Science (SO)3
Competencies
WRTG 10600Academic Writing I 43
MATH 10000Mathematics Fundamentals 50-1
Complementary Liberal Arts CLA 6
xxxxxLiberal Arts Electives12
Course Attributes
Select 3 credits of each (DV, WI, QL) 79
Capstone Experience
MUMC 47300Required Senior Recital (CP) 82
E-portfolio
Total Credits121-122
1

Students entering the School of Music in a non-performance degree program will take 2 credits of private lessons each semester until they are accepted into the performance degree program. Students entering the performance degree program prior to the sophomore year will substitute music electives for any missing lessons study.

2

Students may fulfill the requirement for Fundamentals of Music Theory by scoring 84 percent or higher on a placement exam administered by the Department of Music Theory, History, and Composition. Students who score below 84 percent on the exam must take the course, and they take the lower number of music electives.

3

The 31-32 credits listed in this group must be taken outside the School of Music. For more information see Liberal Arts under the School of Music Overview tab.

4

Students may earn credit for WRTG 10600 by scoring a 4 or 5 on the AP English Literature exam or AP English Language and Composition exam or by choosing ICSM 10800. Student choosing the ICSM option must add 3 credits of LA electives. (For more on Ithaca College’s AP policy, see Advanced Placement Policy.)

5

Students scoring a pass on the QL readiness exam will satisfy this requirement. Students who do not achieve a passing score will have to take the 1 credit math course MATH 10000 and earn a final grade of C- or higher.

6

Students will choose a 12-credit plan in consultation with their academic advisor. Concentrated foreign language study is recommended. Additional Liberal Arts could involve a minor, a second major, or study abroad.

7

The DV, WI and QL attribute requirements of the Integrative Core Curriculum may be fulfilled through any appropriately designated courses, including those given in the School of Music.

8

MUMC 47300 will fulfill the capstone requirement and will serve to synthesize aspects of the Integrative Core Curriculum with the student’s School of Music degree requirements.

 

Summary

Music Requirements90
Integrative Core Curriculum Requirements31-32
Total Credits121

Degree Requirements 

MUSIC REQUIREMENTS
Private Lesson Requirement 1
PFMJ 10500Organ I - Music Majors (4 credits times 2 semesters)8
PFMJ 20500Organ II - Music Majors (4 credits times 2 semesters)8
PFMJ 30500Organ III - Music Majors (4 credits times 2 semesters)8
PFMJ 40500Organ IV - Music Majors (4 credits times 2 semesters)8
PFMJ 19900Performance Repertoire and Pedagogy (.5 credit times 8 semesters)4
Ensembles
MUEN 11700The Pianist as Collaborator1
MUEN 11800The Pianist as Collaborator1
MUEN 30300Piano Ensemble (1 credit times 6 semesters)6
MUEN 32100Chamber Music (.5 credit times 4 semesters)2
Recitals
MUMC 37300Required Junior Recital1
MUMC 47300Required Senior Recital (CP)2
Music Theory
MUTH 10100Fundamentals of Music Theory 21
MUTH 12100Introduction to Musical Styles2
MUTH 12200Music Theory I2
or MUTH 12201 Music Theory I -- Honors
MUTH 22100Music Theory II2
or MUTH 22101 Music Theory II -- Honors
MUTH 22200Music Theory III2
or MUTH 22201 Music Theory III -- Honors
MUTH 32100Form and Analysis2
or MUTH 32101 Form and Analysis -- Honors
MUTH 32200Analysis of Music since 19002
or MUTH 32201 Analysis of Music since 1900 - Honors
Aural Skills
MUTH 13300Aural Skills I1.5
or MUTH 13301 Aural Skills I - Honors
MUTH 13400Aural Skills II1.5
or MUTH 13401 Aural Skills II - Honors
MUTH 23300Aural Skills III1
or MUTH 23301 Aural Skills III - Honors
MUTH 23400Aural Skills IV1
or MUTH 23401 Aural Skills IV - Honors
Secondary Instruments
PFSM 17500Keyboard Musicianship I - Keyboard Majors1
PFSM 17600Keyboard Musicianship II - Keyboard Majors1
PFMJ 10302Piano I - Secondary Instrument1
or PFMJ 10702 Harpsichord I-Secondary Instrument
MUMC 27900Introduction to the Harpsichord1
or MUMC 27700 Introduction to the Organ
Other Music Requirements
MUMC 16600Career Orientation1
MUMC 10300Introduction to Music Technology1
MUMC 48500Survey of Piano Literature I1
MUMC 48600Survey of Piano Literature II1
MUMC 49300Piano Pedagogy2
xxxxxMusic electives 24-9
MUMC 10100Required Recital Attendance (six semesters reuqired)0
MUSIC LIBERAL ARTS REQUIREMENTS
Music History
MUTH 25500History and Literature of Music I3
MUTH 25600History and Literature of Music II (WI)3
MUTH 35500History and Literature of Music III3
INTEGRATIVE CORE CURRICULUM 3
ICC Theme & Perspective
ICSM 1xxxx:Ithaca Seminar4
xxxxxCreative Arts (CA)3
xxxxxHumanities (HM)3
xxxxxNatural Science (SC)3
xxxxxSocial Science (SO)3
Competencies
WRTG 10600Academic Writing I 43
MATH 10000Mathematics Fundamentals 50-1
Complementary Liberal Arts CLA 6
xxxxxLiberal Arts Electives12
Course Attributes
Select 3 credits of each (DV, WI, QL) 79
Capstone Experience
MUMC 47300Required Senior Recital (CP) 82
E-portfolio
Total Credits121-122
1

Students entering the School of Music in a non-performance degree program will take 2 credits of private lessons each semester until they are accepted into the performance degree program. Students entering the performance degree program prior to the sophomore year will substitute music electives for any missing lessons study.

2

Students may fulfill the requirement for Fundamentals of Music Theory by scoring 84 percent or higher on a placement exam administered by the Department of Music Theory, History, and Composition. Students who score below 84 percent on the exam must take the course, and they take the lower number of music electives.

3

The 31-32 credits listed in this group must be taken outside the School of Music. For more information see Liberal Arts under the School of Music Overview tab.

4

Students may earn credit for WRTG 10600 by scoring a 4 or 5 on the AP English Literature exam or AP English Language and Composition exam or by choosing ICSM 10800. Student choosing the ICSM option must add 3 credits of LA electives. (For more on Ithaca College’s AP policy, see Advanced Placement Policy.)

5

Students scoring a pass on the QL readiness exam will satisfy this requirement. Students who do not achieve a passing score will have to take the 1 credit math course MATH 10000 and earn a final grade of C- or higher.

6

Students will choose a 12-credit plan in consultation with their academic advisor. Concentrated foreign language study is recommended. Additional Liberal Arts could involve a minor, a second major, or study abroad.

7

The DV, WI and QL attribute requirements of the Integrative Core Curriculum may be fulfilled through any appropriately designated courses, including those given in the School of Music.

8

MUMC 47300 will fulfill the capstone requirement and will serve to synthesize aspects of the Integrative Core Curriculum with the student’s School of Music degree requirements.

 

Summary

Music Requirements90
Integrative Core Curriculum Requirements31-32
Total Credits121

Degree Requirements 

MUSIC REQUIREMENTS
Private Lesson Requirement 1
PFMJ 11700Classical Guitar I - Majors (4 credits times 2 semesters)8
PFMJ 21700Classical Guitar II - Music Majors (4 credits times 2 semesters)8
PFMJ 31700Classical Guitar III - Music Majors (4 credits times 2 semesters)8
PFMJ 41700Classical Guitar IV - Music Majors (4 credits times 2 semesters)8
PFMJ 19900Performance Repertoire and Pedagogy (.5 credit times 8 semesters)4
Ensembles
MUEN 11500Guitar Ensemble (1 credit times six semesters)6
MUEN xxxxxChoral Ensemble (1 credit times 2 semesters)2
Recitals
MUMC 37300Required Junior Recital1
MUMC 47300Required Senior Recital2
Music Theory
MUTH 10100Fundamentals of Music Theory 21
MUTH 12100Introduction to Musical Styles2
MUTH 12200Music Theory I2
or MUTH 12201 Music Theory I -- Honors
MUTH 22100Music Theory II2
or MUTH 22101 Music Theory II -- Honors
MUTH 22200Music Theory III2
or MUTH 22201 Music Theory III -- Honors
MUTH 32100Form and Analysis2
or MUTH 32101 Form and Analysis -- Honors
MUTH 32200Analysis of Music since 19002
or MUTH 32201 Analysis of Music since 1900 - Honors
Aural Skills
MUTH 13300Aural Skills I1.5
or MUTH 13301 Aural Skills I - Honors
MUTH 13400Aural Skills II1.5
or MUTH 13401 Aural Skills II - Honors
MUTH 23300Aural Skills III1
or MUTH 23301 Aural Skills III - Honors
MUTH 23400Aural Skills IV1
or MUTH 23401 Aural Skills IV - Honors
Secondary Instruments
PFSM 17100Keyboard Musicianship I1
PFSM 17200Keyboard Musicianship II1
Other Music Requirements
MUMC 16600Career Orientation1
MUMC 10300Introduction to Music Technology1
xxxxxMusic electives 212-17
MUMC 10100Required Recital Attendance (six semesters required)0
MUSIC LIBERAL ARTS REQUIREMENTS
Music History
MUTH 25500History and Literature of Music I3
MUTH 25600History and Literature of Music II (WI)3
MUTH 35500History and Literature of Music III3
INTEGRATIVE CORE CURRICULUM 3
ICC Theme & Perspective
ICSM 1xxxxIthaca Seminar4
xxxxxCreative Arts (CA)3
xxxxxHumanities (HM)3
xxxxxNatural Science (SC)3
xxxxxSocial Science (SO)3
Competencies
WRTG 10600Academic Writing I 43
MATH 10000Mathematics Fundamentals 50-1
Complementary Liberal Arts CLA 6
xxxxxLiberal Arts Electives12
Course Attributes
Select 3 credits of each (DV, WI, QL) 79
Capstone Experience
MUMC 47300Required Senior Recital (CP) 82
E-portfolio
Total Credits121-122
1

Students entering the School of Music in a non-performance degree program will take 2 credits of private lessons each semester until they are accepted into the performance degree program. Students entering the performance degree program prior to the sophomore year will substitute music electives for any missing lessons study.

2

Students may fulfill the requirement for Fundamentals of Music Theory by scoring 84 percent or higher on a placement exam administered by the Department of Music Theory, History, and Composition. Students who score below 84 percent on the exam must take the course, and they take the lower number of music electives. 

3

The 31-32 credits listed in this group must be taken outside the School of Music. For more information see Liberal Arts under the School of Music Overview tab.

4

Students may earn credit for WRTG 10600 by scoring a 4 or 5 on the AP English Literature exam or AP English Language and Composition exam or by choosing ICSM 10800. Student choosing the ICSM option must add 3 credits of LA electives. (For more on Ithaca College’s AP policy, see Advanced Placement Policy.)

5

Students scoring a pass on the QL readiness exam will satisfy this requirement. Students who do not achieve a passing score will have to take the 1 credit math course MATH 10000 and earn a final grade of C- or higher. 

6

Students will choose a 12-credit plan in consultation with their academic advisor. Concentrated foreign language study is recommended. Additional Liberal Arts could involve a minor, a second major, or study abroad.

7

The DV, WI and QL attribute requirements of the Integrative Core Curriculum may be fulfilled through any appropriately designated courses, including those given in the School of Music.

8
MUMC 47300 will fulfill the capstone requirement and will serve to synthesize aspects of the Integrative Core Curriculum with the student’s School of Music degree requirements.
 

Summary

Music Requirements90
Integrative Core Curriculum Requirements31-32
Total Credits121

Degree Requirements 

MUSIC REQUIREMENTS
Private Lesson Requirement 1
PFMJ 1xxxxPrivate Instrument I - Music Major (4 credits times 2 semesters)8
PFMJ 2xxxxPrivate Instrument II - Music Major (4 credits times 2 semesters)8
PFMJ 3xxxxPrivate Instrument III - Music Major (4 credits times 2 semesters)8
PFMJ 4xxxxPrivate Instrument IV - Music Major (4 credits times 2 semesters)8
PFMJ 19900Performance Repertoire and Pedagogy (.5 credit times 8 semesters)4
Ensembles
MUEN 1xxxxInstrumental (1 credit times 8 semesters)8
MUEN 32100Chamber Music (.5 credit times 4 semesters) 22
Recitals
MUMC 37300Required Junior Recital1
MUMC 47300Required Senior Recital (CP)2
Music Theory
MUTH 10100Fundamentals of Music Theory 31
MUTH 12100Introduction to Musical Styles2
MUTH 12200Music Theory I2
or MUTH 12201 Music Theory I -- Honors
MUTH 22100Music Theory II2
or MUTH 22101 Music Theory II -- Honors
MUTH 22200Music Theory III2
or MUTH 22201 Music Theory III -- Honors
MUTH 32100Form and Analysis2
or MUTH 32101 Form and Analysis -- Honors
MUTH 32200Analysis of Music since 19002
or MUTH 32201 Analysis of Music since 1900 - Honors
Aural Skills
MUTH 13300Aural Skills I1.5
or MUTH 13301 Aural Skills I - Honors
MUTH 13400Aural Skills II1.5
or MUTH 13401 Aural Skills II - Honors
MUTH 23300Aural Skills III1
or MUTH 23301 Aural Skills III - Honors
MUTH 23400Aural Skills IV1
or MUTH 23401 Aural Skills IV - Honors
Secondary Instruments
PFSM 17100Keyboard Musicianship I1
PFSM 17200Keyboard Musicianship II1
Other Music Requirements
MUMC 16600Career Orientation1
MUMC 10300Introduction to Music Technology1
xxxxxMusic electives 310-11
MUMC 10100Required Recital Attendance (six semesters required)0
MUSIC LIBERAL ARTS REQUIREMENTS
Music History
MUTH 25500History and Literature of Music I3
MUTH 25600History and Literature of Music II (WI)3
MUTH 35500History and Literature of Music III3
INTEGRATIVE CORE CURRICULUM 4
ICC Theme & Perspective
ICSM 1xxxxIthaca Seminar4
xxxxxCreative Arts (CA)3
xxxxxHumanities (HM)3
xxxxxNatural Science (SC)3
xxxxxSocial Science (SO)3
Competencies
WRTG 10600Academic Writing I 43
MATH 10000Mathematics Fundamentals 50-1
Complementary Liberal Arts CLA 6
xxxxxLiberal Arts Electives12
Course Attributes
Select 3 credits of each (DV, WI, QL) 79
Capstone Experience
MUMC 47300Required Senior Recital (CP) 82
E-portfolio
Total Credits121-122
1

Students entering the School of Music in a non-performance degree program will take 2 credits of private lessons each semester until they are accepted into the performance degree program. Students entering the performance degree program prior to the sophomore year will substitute music electives for any missing lessons study.

2

Brass students may substitute two semesters of Brass Choir (at 0.5 credit each semester) for 1 credit of Chamber Music. Percussion students take 2 credits of Percussion Ensemble.

3

Students may fulfill the requirement for Fundamentals of Music Theory by scoring 84 percent or higher on a placement exam administered by the Department of Music Theory, History, and Composition. Students who score below 84 percent on the exam must take the course, and they take the lower number of music electives.

4

The 31-32 credits listed in this group must be taken outside the School of Music. For more information see Liberal Arts under the School of Music Overview tab.

5

Students may earn credit for Academic WRTG 10600 by scoring a 4 or 5 on the AP English Literature exam or AP English Language and Composition exam or by choosing ICSM 10800. Student choosing the ICSM option must add 3 credits of LA electives. (For more on Ithaca College’s AP policy, see Advanced Placement Policy.)

6

Students scoring a pass on the QL readiness exam will satisfy this requirement. Students who do not achieve a passing score will have to take the 1 credit math course MATH 10000 and earn a final grade of C- or higher.

7

Students will choose a 12-credit plan in consultation with their academic advisor. Concentrated foreign language study is recommended. Additional Liberal Arts could involve a minor, a second major, or study abroad.

8

The DV, WI and QL attribute requirements of the Integrative Core Curriculum may be fulfilled through any appropriately designated courses, including those given in the School of Music.

9

MUMC 47300 will fulfill the capstone requirement and will serve to synthesize aspects of the Integrative Core Curriculum with the student’s School of Music degree requirements.