Music Education Instrumental

Bachelor of Arts in Music

This degree provides a broad study of music in a liberal arts framework which prepares students for a variety of careers in music. Ensemble participation as well as sophomore and senior recitals are required.

Music Education–Instrumental Major            94 Credits

Music Education Core Courses

60

MUS 136 Percussion Techniques

2

MUS 137 Brass Techniques

2

MUS 236 Woodwind Techniques

2

MUS 237 String Techniques

2

MUS 243 Instrumental Methods and Materials

2

MUS 343 Secondary Instrumental Methods and
Conducting

3

Two Kodály Concept courses (MUS 222, 223 or 444)

6

Applied Major Instrument

8

Wind Ensemble

7

Applied or Class Piano as required for Proficiency

 

Student must also demonstrative piano proficiency, attend departmental concerts and participate in recitals and small ensembles.  Completion of a non-music minor or a second major program is also required.

Music Education–Instrumental & General Major   103 Credits

Music Education Core Courses

60

Instrumental Techniques (136, 137, 236, 237)

8

MUS 222 Kodály Concept I

3

MUS 223 Kodály Concept II

3

MUS 235 Instrumental Techniques: Folk and Classroom

2

MUS 243 Instrumental Methods and Materials

2

MUS 343 Secondary Instrumental Methods and
Conducting

2

MUS 430 Folk Song History and Research

3

MUS 444 Kodály Concept III

3

Applied Voice (if not major performing area)

2

Applied Major Instrument

8

Wind Ensemble

7

Applied or Class Piano as required for Proficiency

 

 

Faculty & Staff

  • Damon Carlson

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    Title
    Assistant Professor/Director of Choral Activities
    Department
    Music
    Email Address
    Damon.Carlson@sl.edu
    Phone Number
    920-686-6184
  • Jeremiah Eis

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    Title
    Instructor/ Director of Instrumental Music, CNaFME
    Department
    Music
    Email Address
    Jeremiah.Eis@sl.edu
    Phone Number
    920-686-6185
  • Dr. Diana Shapiro

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    Title
    Assistant Professor/Piano Faculty
    Department
    Music
    Email Address
    diana.shapiro@sl.edu
    Phone Number
    920 686-6172