Piano Studies

Concentration in: Performance 
  • A Prelude and Fugue or Three-part Invention (Sinfonia) by Bach.
  • A Sonata movement by Haydn, Mozart, or Beethoven (excluding Beethoven, Op. 49).
  • A composition characteristic of the Romantic or Contemporary Period.
  • A composition of the candidate’s choice (optional). All of the above must be memorized.
  • Demonstration of sight reading proficiency and familiarity with technical skills (scales, etc.)  
Concentration in: Music Education 
  • A Two-Part or Three-Part Invention, or a Prelude and Fugue by Bach.
  • A Sonata movement by Haydn, Mozart, or Beethoven.
  • A Romantic or Contemporary Composition.
  • At least one of the above must be memorized.
  • Demonstration of sight reading proficiency and familiarity with technical skills (scales, etc.).
Bachelor of Arts in Music or Music Minor
  • Two pieces in contrasting styles from the Baroque, Classical, Romantic, or Contemporary style periods.
  • At least one of the above must be memorized.
  • Demonstration of sight reading proficiency and familiarity with technical skills (scales, etc.)