Music Major Requirements (39 credits)

 

Music History Courses (9 Credits)

• 21:087:101  Introduction to Music (3) (Semester I)

• 21:087:237  Survey of Western Music To 1750 (3) (Semester III) FALL, bi-annual

• 21:087:238  Survey of Western Music Since 1750 (3) (Semester IV) SPRING, bi-annual

 

Music Theory & Musicianship Courses (15 Credits)

• 21:087:121  Music Theory I (3) (Semester I)

• 21:087:122  Music Theory II (3) (Semester II)

• 21:087:224  Applied Musicianship (3) (Semester III)

• 21:087:235  Advanced Studies in Music Theory 435 (3) (Semester III)

• 21:087:236  Advanced Studies in Music Theory 436 (3) (Semester IV)

 

Elective Music Courses(3 Credits, selected from among the following; this class can also count toward the ACM Departmental Core requirements)

•21:087:135  Music and Film (3) (Semester II)

•21:087:280  World Music (3) (Semester II)

• 21:087:201 Music Culture & Technology (3) (Semester II)

• 21:087:265  Jazz (3) (Semester II)

• 21:087: 2xx  Elective courses, topics vary (3)

 

Applied Music Courses (6 credits)

All students majoring in music should aim for at least sixsemesters of private study in voice, piano, or guitar. (1 credit, taken each semester)

 

Ensemble Courses (credits vary)

Students majoring in music should enroll each semester in a departmental ensemble (Chorus or Jazz Ensemble)

 

Arts, Culture and Media Core Requirements (6 credits)

• 21:083:101  Introduction to Arts, Culture, and Media (3) (Semester I)

• 21:083:301  Colloquium in Arts, Culture, and Media (3) (Semester IV)

• 21:083:401 Seminar in Arts, Culture, and Media (3) (Semester IV) 

 

   Applied Music contacts:

Chorus: Brian Harlow, brianprestonharlow@gmail.com

Mosaic Jazz Ensemble: Radam Schwartz, radam_schwartz@yahoo.com

Guitar: Leighann Narum, msnarum@aol.com

Piano: Michael Cochrane, mdcochrane@earthlink.net

Voice: Li-Chan Chen-Maxham, joyofsinging9@gmail.com

 

Faculty contacts:

Henry Martin, Professor of Music martinh@newark.rutgers.edu

Rachel Mundy, Assistant Professor of Music rachel.mundy@rutgers.edu