Undergraduate Catalog - Music Minors | Judson University Christian College

Music Minors

Music Composition Minor

MUSIC CORE    Required = 8 courses, 19 hours
 MUS151Music Theory I(3) 
 MUS152Music Theory II(3) 
 MUS153Ear Training/Sight Singing I(1) 
 MUS224Introduction to Music Technology(2) 
 MUS234Introduction to Music Composition(3) 
 MUS333Improvisation(1) 
 MUS353Counterpoint(3) 
 MUS354Form and Analysis of Music(3) 
PRIVATE COMPOSITION    Required = 5 hours
 MUS*19Private Composition Lessons(5) 
JUNIOR RECITAL    Required = 1 course
 MUS471Junior Recital(0) 

 

Church Music Performance Minor

IMPORTANT NOTES:

  1. This minor involves a half hour recital and a practicum in church music. However, students are not required to register for these for credit.
MUSIC CORE    Required = 8 courses, 16 hours
 NOTE: Non-Music majors are strongly encouraged to also take MUS152 Music Theory II.
 MUS151Music Theory I(3) 
 MUS153Ear Training/Sight Singing I(1) 
 MUS154Ear Training/Sight Singing II(1) 
 MUS257History and Practice of Worship Music(3) 
 MUS347Fundamentals of Conducting(2) 
 MUS348Choral Conducting and Literature(2) 
 MUS495Practicum in Music/Church Music(1) 
 WOR152Worship Band Fundamentals(3) 
PRIVATE LESSONS    Required = 6 hours
 MUS101-418Private Music Instruction, Credit(6) 
ENSEMBLE PARTICIPATION    Required = 4 courses, 2 hours
 Complete 2 hours using any combination of the following ensembles (4 hours recommended):
 MUS142Chamber Music Ensemble(.5) 
 MUS143Orchestra(.5) 
 MUS145Jazz Ensemble(.5) 
 MUS148Chamber Singers(.5) 
 MUS150University Choir(.5) 
JUNIOR RECITAL    Required = 1 course
 MUS471Junior Recital(0) 

 

Studio Voice Teaching Minor

MUSIC CORE    Required = 6 courses, 11 hours
 NOTE: Non-Music majors are strongly encouraged to also take MUS152 Music Theory II.
 MUS151Music Theory I(3) 
 MUS153Ear Training/Sight Singing I(1) 
 MUS154Ear Training/Sight Singing II(1) 
 MUS242Vocal Literature(2) 
 MUS333Improvisation(1) 
 MUS455Vocal Pedagogy(3) 
BUSINESS COURSES    Required = 3 courses, 9 hours
 BUS251Financial Accounting(3) 
 BUS255Marketing Principles(3) 
 BUS454Entrepreneurship/New Venture Management(3) 
PRIVATE VOICE LESSONS    Required = 6 hours
 MUS101Private Voice Instruction, Credit(6) 
ENSEMBLE PARTICIPATION    Required = 2 hours
 Complete 2 hours using any combination of the following ensembles (4 hours recommended):
 MUS142Chamber Music Ensemble(.5) 
 MUS143Orchestra(.5) 
 MUS145Jazz Ensemble(.5) 
 MUS148Chamber Singers(.5) 
 MUS150University Choir(.5) 
JUNIOR RECITAL    Required = 1 course
 MUS471Junior Recital(0) 

 

Studio Piano Teaching Minor

MUSIC CORE    Required = 5 courses, 11 hours
 NOTE: Non-Music majors are strongly encouraged to also take MUS152 Music Theory II.
 MUS151Music Theory I(3) 
 MUS153Ear Training/Sight Singing I(1) 
 MUS154Ear Training/Sight Singing II(1) 
 MUS243Piano Literature(3) 
 MUS456Piano Pedagogy(1) 
BUSINESS    Required = 3 courses, 9 hours
 BUS251Financial Accounting(3) 
 BUS255Marketing Principles(3) 
 BUS454Entrepreneurship/New Venture Management(3) 
PRIVATE LESSONS    Required = 6 hours
 NOTE: It is recommended that students also take a half-hour recital for no credit.
 MUS102Private Piano Instruction, Credit(6) 
ENSEMBLE PARTICIPATION    Required = 4 courses, 2 hours
 Complete 2 hours using any combination of the following ensembles (4 hours recommended):
 MUS142Chamber Music Ensemble(.5) 
 MUS143Orchestra(.5) 
 MUS145Jazz Ensemble(.5) 
 MUS148Chamber Singers(.5) 
 MUS150University Choir(.5) 
JUNIOR RECITAL    Required = 1 course
 MUS471Junior Recital(0) 

 

Music Performance Voice Minor

MUSIC CORE    Required = 7 courses, 14 hours
 NOTE: Non-Music majors are strongly encouraged to also take MUS152 Music Theory II.
 MUS151Music Theory I(3) 
 MUS153Ear Training/Sight Singing I(1) 
 MUS154Ear Training/Sight Singing II(1) 
 MUS241EGDiction for Singers I: English/German(2) 
 MUS241FIDiction for Singers II: French/Italian(2) 
 MUS242Vocal Literature(2) 
 MUS455Vocal Pedagogy(3) 
PRIVATE VOICE LESSONS    Required = 8 hours
 MUS101Private Voice Instruction, Credit(8) 
ENSEMBLE PARTICIPATION    Required = 4 courses, 2 hours
 Complete 2 hours using any combination of the following ensembles (4 hours recommended):
 MUS142Chamber Music Ensemble(.5) 
 MUS143Orchestra(.5) 
 MUS145Jazz Ensemble(.5) 
 MUS148Chamber Singers(.5) 
 MUS150University Choir(.5) 
JUNIOR RECITAL    Required = 1 course
 MUS471Junior Recital(0) 

 

Music Performance Piano Minor

MUSIC CORE    Required = 7 courses, 14 hours
 NOTE: Non-Music majors are strongly encouraged to also take MUS152 Music Theory II.
 MUS151Music Theory I(3) 
 MUS153Ear Training/Sight Singing I(1) 
 MUS154Ear Training/Sight Singing II(1) 
 MUS224Introduction to Music Technology(2) 
 MUS243Piano Literature(3) 
 MUS333Improvisation(1) 
 MUS456Piano Pedagogy(3) 
PRIVATE PIANO LESSONS    Required = 8 hours
 MUS102Private Piano Instruction, Credit(8) 
ENSEMBLE PARTICIPATION    Required = 4 courses, 2 hours
 Complete 2 hours using any combination of the following ensembles (4 hours recommended):
 MUS142Chamber Music Ensemble(.5) 
 MUS143Orchestra(.5) 
 MUS145Jazz Ensemble(.5) 
 MUS148Chamber Singers(.5) 
 MUS150University Choir(.5) 
JUNIOR RECITAL    Required = 1 course
 MUS471Junior Recital(0) 

 

Music Performance Instrumental Minor

MUSIC CORE    Required = 6 courses, 12 hours
 NOTE: Non-Music majors are strongly encouraged to also take MUS152 Music Theory II.
 MUS151Music Theory I(3) 
 MUS153Ear Training/Sight Singing I(1) 
 MUS154Ear Training/Sight Singing II(1) 
 MUS224Introduction to Music Technology(2) 
 MUS347Fundamentals of Conducting(2) 
 MUS353Couterpoint(3) 
PRIVATE LESSONS MAJOR INSTRUMENT    Required = 8 hours
 MUS***Private Instruction, Credit(8) 
PRIVATE LESSONS SECOND INSTRUMENT    Required = 2 hours
 MUS***Private Instruction, Credit(2) 
ENSEMBLE PARTICIPATION    Required = 4 courses, 2 hours
 Complete 2 hours using any combination of the following ensembles (4 hours recommended):
 MUS142Chamber Music Ensemble(.5) 
 MUS143Orchestra(.5) 
 MUS145Jazz Ensemble(.5) 
 MUS148Chamber Singers(.5) 
 MUS150University Choir(.5) 
JUNIOR RECITAL    Required = 1 course
 MUS471Junior Recital(0) 

 

Praise and Worship Music Minor

MUSIC CORE    Required = 6 courses, 13 hours
 MUS152Music Theory II(3) 
 MUS154Ear Training/Sight Singing II(1) 
 MUS155Keyboard Harmony I(1) 
 MUS224Introduction to Music Technology(2) 
 MUS280History of Rock and Roll(3) 
 WOR320Songwriting for Contemporary Worship(3) 
PRIVATE MUSIC LESSONS    Required = 4 hours
 MUS***Private Instruction, Credit(4) 
ENSEMBLE PARTICIPATION    Required = 1 hour
 NOTE: Students should register for MUS150 Choir for a minimum of two semesters, for a total of 1 credit hour.
 MUS150University Choir(.5) 


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