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  Academic Programs / Music & Dance

Performance, Keyboard/Piano Instruction

Harvey D. Wedeen, Chair 
215-204-8648
hwedeen@temple.edu

The Keyboard Department emphasizes training for careers in performance, piano accompaniment and chamber music, piano pedagogy, and piano and opera coaching.

Bachelor of Music: Piano Performance

Freshman Year – 1st semester  
Department Course # Course Name Hours RCI
Music 1403 Piano Major 4  
Music 1428 Accomp. and Piano Ens 1  
Music Varies Choral Ensemble 1  
Music Studies 1711 Theory I 4 AR
English 1022 College Composition 3 RC
Math 1011 College Math 3 QA
Subtotal      16  
 
Freshman Year – 2nd semester  
Department Course # Course Name Hours RCI
Music 1404 Piano Major 4  
Music 1429 Accomp. and Piano Ens 1  
Music Studies 1712 Theory II 4  
Music Studies 4715 World Music 3  
IH 1196 Intellectual Heritage I 3 IA
Subtotal      15  
 
Sophomore Year – 1st semester  
Department Course # Course Name Hours RCI
Music 2403 Piano Major 4  
Music 1428 Accomp. and Piano Ens. 1  
Music Varies Choral Ensemble 1  
Music Studies 2711 Theory III 4 QB
Music Studies 2703 Music in History 3  
IH 1297 Intellectual Heritage II 3 IB
Subtotal      16  
 
Sophomore Year – 2nd semester  
Department Course # Course Name Hours RCI
Music 2404 Piano Major 4  
Music 1429 Accomp. and Piano Ens. 1  
Music Varies Choral Ensemble 1  
Music Studies 2712 Theory IV 4  
Music Studies 2704 Music in History 3  
CORE Elective Individual and Society 3 IN
Subtotal      16  
 
Junior Year – 1st semester  
Department Course # Course Name Hours RCI
Music 3403 Piano Major 4  
Music 1428 Accomp. and Piano Ens. 1  
Music 1415 Intro. to Piano Pedagogy 2  
Music 2323 Basic Conducting 1  
Music 3422 Keyboard Literature 3  
Music Studies 3696 Music in History 3 WI
Physics 1003 Physics (Acoustics) 3 SA
Subtotal      17  
 
Junior Year – 2nd semester  
Department Course # Course Name Hours RCI
Music 3404 Piano Major 4  
Music 1429 Accomp. and Piano Ens. 1  
Music 2324 Conducting Intermediate 1  
Music 3423 Keyboard Literature 3  
Music Studies 3741 Keyboard Harmony 3  
Required Elective Elective Music Elective 2  
CORE Elective American Culture/Race 3 AC
Subtotal      17  
 
Senior Year – 1st semester  
Department Course # Course Name Hours RCI
Music 4403 Piano Major 4  
Music 1428 Accomp. and Piano Ens. 1  
Music 3415 Pedagogy of Children 2  
Required Elective Elective Music Electives 5  
CORE Elective International Studies 3 IS 
Subtotal      15  
 
Senior Year – 2nd semester 
Department Course # Course Name Hours RCI
Music 4484 Piano Major 4  
Music 1429 Accomp. and Piano Ens. 1  
Music Studies 4711 Computers in Music Appl. 3 SB 
Required Elective Elective Music Electives 4  
Core Elective International Studies 3 IS
Subtotal     15  
 
Degree Total 127  

Music Electives - List A

Orchestration 3713 (2 cr)
Advanced Orchestration 4722 (2 cr)
Analysis 4718 (2 cr)
Composition 3748, 3749 (0-2 cr)

Music Electives - List B
Early Keyboard Instruments Sem. (2 cr)
Advanced Conducting 4323, 4324(2 cr)

* No more than 2 credit hours may be taken as music elective credit.

NOTE: You must take at least one elective from List A and one from List B. 

 

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