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Music Theory Placement Exam

Whether you’re interested in  majoring in Music  or simply taking a  songwriting or production  course, you will need to begin by taking music theory courses. If you’ve already studied music theory, then you need to take the online  Music Theory Placement Exam , if you haven’t done so already. If you haven’t studied music theory previously, then you should enroll in MUSC 101 Music Theory I, which is only offered in the fall semester.  

PLEASE NOTE, the four-course music theory sequence is offered every academic year as follows:

     Fall Semester             MUSC 101, MUSC 251/251A

Spring Semester            MUSC 151/151A, MUSC 351/351A

Music Lesson Placement & Ensemble Scholarship Auditions

If you want to take private lessons for voice or an instrument, or if you want to play in an ensemble , you need to fill out the Music Lesson Placement & Ensemble Scholarship Auditions form. These informal auditions will help us place you with an instructor suited to your needs. You will also be considered for ensemble scholarships. 

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Ensemble Auditions

If you want to  perform in an ensemble , you should sign up for an audition. All audition schedules and sign-up sheets, as well as descriptions of each of our ensembles, can be found on the Ensembles page. If you're new to playing music, don't worry; College Chorus, Son Jarocho Ensemble, and Afro-Cuban Drumming Ensemble don't require auditions and welcome beginners.

Music Major Information Session

If you are even remotely considering majoring in Music, you should attend this session. All current Music majors will be in attendance.

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