2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog


Wind and Percussion Instruments, BM

The BM in performance-wind and percussion instruments requires the following:

Some School of Music majors require more than 124 hours to complete. See individual music requirements for details.

Music Requirements

Ensembles (4 hours total-.5 hour each semester)

Wind Symphony, Symphonic Band, Orchestra or Marching Band-8 semesters

Jazz Ensemble may be counted for a maximum of two semesters

Studio Performance Lessons (24 hours)

Lower Division-12 hours

Upper Division-12 hours

Music Theory (25 hours)

MUSI 10201Elementary Ear Training

1

MUSI 10203Elementary Theory

3

MUSI 10211Elementary Ear Training

1

MUSI 10213Elementary Theory

3

MUSI 20201Advanced Ear Training

1

MUSI 20203Advanced Theory

3

MUSI 20211Advanced Ear Training

1

MUSI 20213Advanced Theory

3

MUSI 30202Form and Analysis

2

MUSI 30222Modal Counterpoint

2

MUSI 30232Counterpoint

2

MUSI 50203Musical Structure and Style

3

Music History (14 hours)

MUSI 20613History of Western Music I

3

MUSI 30602World Music for Music Majors

2

MUSI 30613History of Western Music II

3

MUSI 30623History of Western Music III

3

MUSI 50000 level

3

Instrumental Performance Pedagogy (3 hours)

MUSI 40033Instrumental Performance Pedagogy

3

Conducting (4 hours)

MUSI 20512Introduction to Conducting

2

MUSI 30522Instrumental Conducting

2

Recitals (2 hours)

MUSP 30991Recital I

1

MUSP 40991Recital II

1

Music Electives (6 hours)

Must include three hours of Advanced Music Theory or Advanced Music History

Acoustics (2-3 hours)

MUSI 30343Fundamentals of Electro-Acoustic Music

3

OR

MUSI 30352Fundamentals of Digital Recording

2

OR

MUSI 30042Fundamentals of Voice Pedagogy for Music Educators

2

University Requirements

Undergraduate degree (124 hours minimum)
Upper-level coursework taken at TCU (42 hours minimum)
TCU Core Curriculum
minimum requirements vary depending on the choice of courses. Some courses may count in more than one area. The maximum required is 63 hours.