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Performance, Vocal Instruction

Christine Anderson, Chair 
215-204-8375
cla@temple.edu

The training provided by the Voice Department emphasizes vocal technique and repertoire in a challenging program of vocal development. Performance progress is closely guided through private lessons, juries, and recital performances. The program of study prepares singers for careers in concert and recital performance, opera and private teaching.

Bachelor of Music: Voice Performance

Freshman Year – 1st Semester  
Department Course # Course Name Hours RCI
Music 1203 Voice Major 3  
Music 1405 Secondary Piano for Music Majors 1  
Music 1225 English Diction 1  
Music Varies Choral Ensemble 1  
Music Studies 1711 Theory I 4 AR
English 1022 College Composition 3 RC
Required Elective 1001 Foreign Language I 4  
Subtotal      17  
   
Freshman Year – 2nd Semester  
Department Course # Course Name Hours RCI
Music 1204 Voice Major 3  
Music 1406 Secondary Piano for Music Majors 1  
Music Varies Choral Ensemble 1  
Music Studies 1712 Theory II 4  
Music Studies 4715 World Music 3  
Required Elective 1002 Foreign Language II 4  
Subtotal      16  
 
Sophomore Year – 1st Semester  
Department Course # Course Name Hours RCI
Music 2203 Voice Major 3  
Music 2405 Secondary Piano for Music Majors 1  
Music 2323 Basic Conducting 1  
Core 1003 Foreign Language III 3 IS
Music Varies Choral Ensemble 1  
Music Studies 2711 Theory III 4 QB
Music Studies 2703 Music in History 3  
Subtotal      16  
 
Sophomore Year – 2nd Semester  
Department Course # Course Name Hours RCI
Music 2204 Voice Major 3  
Music 2406 Secondary Piano for Music Majors 1  
Music 2324 Conducting Intermediate 1  
Music Varies Choral Ensemble 1  
Music Studies 2712 Theory IV 4  
Music Studies 2704 Music in History 3  
  1001 Foreign Language I 4  
Subtotal      17  
 
Junior Year – 1st Semester  
Department Course # Course Name Hours RCI
Music 3203 Voice Major 3  
Music 4226 Diction Skills I 1  
Music Varies Choral Ensemble 1  
Music Studies 3696 Music in History 3 WI
IH 1196 Intellectual Heritage I 3 IA
Required Elective 1001 Foreign Language I 4  
Subtotal      15  
 
Junior Year – 2nd Semester  
Department Course # Course Name Hours RCI
Music 3204 Voice Major 3  
Music 4227 Diction Skills II 1  
Music Varies Choral Ensemble 1  
IH 1297 Intellectual Heritage II 3 IB
CORE Elective Individual and Society 3 IN
Electives Elective Electives 2  
Math 1011 College Mathematics 3 QA
Subtotal      16  
 
Senior Year – 1st Semester  
Department Course # Course Name Hours RCI
Music 4203 Voice Major 3  
Music 4223 Vocal Coaching 1  
Music 3267 Vocal Repertoire 2  
Music 4228 Opera Workshop 3  
Music Varies Choral Ensemble 1  
CORE Elective American Culture 3 AC
Physics 1003 Physics (Acoustics) 3 SA
Subtotal      16  
 
Senior Year – 2nd Semester  
Department Course # Course Name Hours RCI
Music 4284 Voice Major 3  
Music 4224 Vocal Coaching 1  
Music 4225 Vocal Pedagogy 2  
Music 3268 Vocal Repertoire 2  
Music 4229 Opera Workshop 2  
CORE Elective Individual and Society 3 IN
Music Studies 4711 Computers in Music Applications 3 SB
Subtotal      16  
 
Degree Total 129

Suggested Music Electives - List A

Orchestration 3713 (2 cr)
Advanced Orchestration 4722 (2 cr)
Keyboard Harmony 3741 or 3662 (3 cr)
Counterpoint 4717 (2 cr)
Composition 3748, 3749 (0-2 cr)
Analysis 4718 (2 cr)

Suggested Music Electives - List B

History of Jazz 2114 (3 cr)
Business of Music 1118 (2 cr)
Music Technology courses
Advanced Conducting 4323 or 4324 (2 cr)
Music Learning Theory 4665 (3 cr)
Opera Ensemble 8210 (1 cr)*
Early Music Ensemble 4710 (1 cr)*
Musical Theater 4258 (2 cr)

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

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

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