Academic Catalog

Performance M.M.

No additional students are being admitted to this program after Fall 2021

Each applicant must demonstrate a level of proficiency equivalent to that required for completion of the bachelor of music degree in performance at Ithaca College.

Degree Requirements

Required Courses
MUMC 61100Recital1-3
MUMC 61200Lecture-Recital 11
MUTH 65200Bibliography and Research in Music3
PFMJ 6xxx0Performance (major instrument)6
Select one of the following: 22
PFMJ 6xxxx
Performance (minor instrument)
MUEN 6xxxx
MUxx xxxxx, JAZZ xxxxx Graduate Electives in music theory, music history and literature, music education, applied music, or ensemble, including at least 7 credits of coursework outside performance study or ensembles 316
Total Credits30

Collaborative Piano majors will take 6 credits of PFMJ 64700 and two credits of PFMJ 64701. The latter will substitute for MUMC 61100. The secondary instrument credits must be covered by PFMJ 60300. Additionally, Collaborative Piano majors must take 4 credits of MUMC 65000 and one credit of MUMC 62200. Thus, total required credits for Collaborative Piano majors will be 19, leaving 11 elective credits, 7 of which must come from outside PFMJ or MUEN courses.