NOTE: This is an example curriculum. Please see the current catalog or course descriptions maintained by the university registrar.

Music Theory

Complete one of the following courses (4 credits):

MUSC 1001 Music in Everyday Life (Music in Everyday Life)

Complete one of the following courses (4 credits):

Music Theory 1
Music Theory 2
Fundamentals of Western Music Theory
Analyzing Popular Genres

Music Literature Electives

Complete two courses from the following list. Students may substitue one ensemble class for one of the following Music Literature electives (4 credits):

Music as a Social Expression
Survey of African-American Music
Music of the USA
Women in Music
Music and Poetry
Introduction to Art, Drama, and Music
Music in Popular Culture
Rock Music
Jazz
Film Music
Mozart
Debussy and the Music of Paris
Beethoven
George Gershwin
Music Therapy 1
Music of the Baroque Era
Music of the Classical Era
Music of the Romantic Era
Twentieth-Century Music
Introduction to World Music
Music of Africa
Music of the Middle East
Music of Latin America and the Caribbean
Music of the Jewish People
Coltrane
Black Popular Music
Music of Asia
Historical Traditions: America
Historical Traditions: Classical
Historical Traditions: World
Historical Traditions: Special Topics
Historical Traditions: Music since 1900

Ensembles

All ensembles are 1 credit.

Chorus
Band
Orchestra
Wind Ensemble
Jazz Ensemble
Rock Ensemble
Blues/Rock Ensemble
Create Your Own Music
Chamber Ensemble
Contemporary Music Ensemble
Jazz Choir and Combo
World Music Ensemble
Fusion Ensemble
Pep Band
World Fusion Ensemble

Lessons

All lessons are 1 credit.

Music Lessons 1
Music Lessons 2
Composition Lessons

GPA Requirement

2.000 GPA required in the minor

Program Coordinator
Hilary Poriss
h.poriss@neu.edu