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All students selecting a music performance major must complete the music major (B.M.) course requirements, emphasis course and ensemble requirements (below), and requirements for their desired performance area.

Students also have additional requirements to complete within the School of Music, including recital attendance and performance.

Courses

Course Legend:
F = Offered every fall, S = Offered every spring
Fr = Freshman, So = Sophomore, Jr = Junior, Sr = Senior

Guitar Performance26–34 units
MUS 452
Instrumental Music Literature (ES) (Jr)
2
MUS 440
Instrumental Pedagogy (OF) (Jr, Sr)
2
MUS 393
Junior Recital (F/S) (Jr)
0
MUS 491
Senior Recital (F/S) (Sr)
2
MUS 379
Guitar Fingerboard Harmony (odd F) (Jr)
2
Applied Lessons16 units
Applied Guitar
MUS 1S1
Applied Strings (F/S) (Fr, So, Jr, Sr)
1–4
MUS 1S2
Applied Strings (F/S) (Fr, So, Jr, Sr)
1–4
MUS 2S1
Applied Strings (F/S) (Fr, So, Jr, Sr)
1–4
MUS 2S2
Applied Strings (F/S) (Fr, So, Jr, Sr)
1–4
MUS 3S1
Applied Strings (F/S) (Fr, So, Jr, Sr)
1–4
MUS 3S2
Applied Strings (F/S) (Fr, So, Jr, Sr)
1–4
MUS 4S1
Applied Strings (F/S) (Fr, So, Jr, Sr)
1–4
MUS 4S2
Applied Strings (F/S) (Fr, So, Jr, Sr)
1–4
Ensemble2 units
Chamber Ensemble Strings (Guitar)
MUS 151
Chamber Ensemble – Strings (F/S) (Fr, So, Jr, Sr)
1
MUS 152
Chamber Ensemble – Strings (F/S) (Fr, So, Jr, Sr)
1
MUS 251
Chamber Ensemble – Strings (F/S) (Fr, So, Jr, Sr)
1
MUS 252
Chamber Ensemble – Strings (F/S) (Fr, So, Jr, Sr)
1
MUS 355
Chamber Ensemble – Strings (F/S) (Fr, So, Jr, Sr)
1
MUS 356
Chamber Ensemble – Strings (F/S) (Fr, So, Jr, Sr)
1
MUS 457
Chamber Ensemble – Strings (F/S) (Fr, So, Jr, Sr)
1
MUS 458
Chamber Ensemble – Strings (F/S) (Fr, So, Jr, Sr)
1
Music Electives0–8 units
Note: This information is current for the 2013-14 academic year; however, all stated academic information is subject to change. Please refer to the current Academic Catalog for more information.