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School of Music

Master of Music

Master of Music in Violin/Viola Pedagogy

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Master of Music, concentration in Violin/Viola Pedagogy

Music Bibliography and Research (MUSC 707) 2 credits 

Major Area
a) Applied studies (4 credits of MUSC 711)
b) Final Project (2 credits of MUSC 700)
c) Performance Pedagogy I (3 credits of MUSC 573), Suzuki String Pedagogy I (3 credits of MUSC 770), and Suzuki String Pedagogy II (3 credits of MUSC 771)
d) Suzuki Practicum I (1 credit of MUSC 784) and Suzuki Practicum II (1 credit of MUSC 785)
e) Violin Scales and Technique (2 credits of MUSC 505)

19 credits
Music History (advisor-approved) 3 credits
Music Theory (advisor-approved) 3 credits 
Music Electives (advisor-approved) 3 credits 
Ensemble (MUSC 734) 2 credits
Total 32 credits

Ensemble requirement: Minimum of two semesters in an appropriate instrumental ensemble (MUSC 734)


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