Graduate Division

Diploma Programs in Performance

Performer Diploma, Solo Performance

Admission Requirements

See "Diploma Programs in Performance" in the Graduate Division section of this bulletin.

Performance Study

Major-level lessons (3-8 cr.) each fall and spring semester of enrollment.

Major Ensemble

2 credit hours each fall and spring semester. Piano Students: X2 Piano Accompanying (2 cr.) each fall and spring semester.

Chamber Ensemble

Instrumental students each fall and spring semester, specified by instrument and area:

  • Historical Performance: Y450/Y550 Historical Performance Chamber Ensembles (1 cr.)
  • Guitar, Organ, Piano, Strings, and Woodwinds: F450/F550 Chamber Music (1 cr.)
  • Brass: F450/F550 Chamber Music (1 cr.) or F445/F545 Brass Chamber Ensemble (1 cr.)
  • Percussion: F450/F550 Chamber Music (1 cr.) or F447/F547 Percussion Chamber Ensemble (1 cr.)
  • Harp: F450/F550 Chamber Music (1 cr.) or F449/F549 Harp Ensemble (1 cr.)
  • Jazz: O450/O550 Jazz Chamber Ensemble (1 cr.)
Music Courses

6 credit hours of courses in music at the undergraduate or graduate level for which the student has the necessary prerequisites. Courses selected must be approved by the director of graduate studies.


I611 Performer Diploma Recital (0 cr.) approved according to the hearing procedures for Master of Music recitals.

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