Requirements and Courses (Opera and Voice M.Mus.)

Master of Music (M.Mus.) Performance: Opera and Voice (Thesis)(45 Credits)

    Offered by:Music
    Degree:Master of Music

Program Requirement:

Applicants to the Performance program are expected to have a background in Music Theory equivalent to the B.Mus. in Performance. Applicants found to be deficient in their background preparation may be required to take certain additional music theory undergraduate courses.

The following program prerequisites may be assigned as additional required courses based on transcript review:


  • MUPD 560 Intro to Res Methods in Music 1 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • MUPG 210 Italian Diction 2 CreditsLimited Enrolment
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • MUPG 211 French Diction 2 CreditsLimited Enrolment
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • MUPG 212 English Diction 2 CreditsLimited Enrolment
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • MUPG 213 German Diction 2 CreditsLimited Enrolment
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer


One of:


  • MUHL 372 Solo Song Outside Germ&Austria 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • MUHL 377 Baroque Opera 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • MUHL 387 Opera from Mozart to Puccini 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • MUHL 388 Opera After 1900 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • MUHL 390 The German Lied 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer


Thesis Courses (27 credits)

9 credits:


  • MUIN 620 Performance Tutorial 1 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • MUIN 621 Performance Tutorial 2 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • MUIN 622 Performance Tutorial 3 3 Credits*
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • MUIN 622D1 Performance Tutorial 3 1.5 Credits*
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • MUIN 622D2 Performance Tutorial 3 1.5 Credits*
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

And


Opera Performance Thesis (18 credits)

9 credits:


  • MUPG 600 Recital Project 1 9 Credits*
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

* Principal Opera Role only; by audition.


9 credits from:


  • MUPG 601 Recital Project 2 9 Credits*
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • MUPG 602 Recital Project 3 6 Credits**
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • MUPG 603 Recital Project 4 3 Credits***
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • MUPG 605 Recording Project 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • MUPG 606 Interdisciplinary Project 1 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • MUPG 614 Quick Study 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

* Principal Opera Role only; by audition.
** Featured Opera Role only; by audition.
*** Supporting Opera Role only; by audition.

OR


Voice Thesis Performance (18 credits)

9 credits:


  • MUPG 600 Recital Project 1 9 Credits*
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

* Solo Recital only.


9 credits from:


  • MUPG 601 Recital Project 2 9 Credits*
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • MUPG 602 Recital Project 3 6 Credits**
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • MUPG 603 Recital Project 4 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • MUPG 605 Recording Project 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • MUPG 606 Interdisciplinary Project 1 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • MUPG 607 Interdisciplinary Project 2 6 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • MUPG 614 Quick Study 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

* Solo Recital; or Principal Opera Role by audition.
** Solo Recital; or Featured Opera Role by audition.


Required Courses (3 credits)


  • MUGS 605 Graduate Perf. Colloquium
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • MUIN 610 Vocal Coaching 1 1 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • MUIN 611 Vocal Coaching 2 1 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • MUIN 612 Vocal Coaching 3 1 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer


Complementary Seminars (9 credits)

3 credits from the following:


  • MUPG 590 Vocal Styles and Conventions 3 Credits*
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • MUPP 690 Performance Practice Seminar 1 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • MUPP 691 Perf Practice Seminar 2 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • MUPP 692 Perf Practice Seminar 3 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • MUPP 693 Perf Practice Seminar 4 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • MUPP 694 Performance Practice Seminar 5 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • MUPP 695 Perf Practice Seminar 6 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer


One approved graduate 3-credit seminar with the prefix MUCO, MUGS, MUGT, MUHL, MUMT, MUPP, or MUTH.



    3 credits from the following:


    • MUPG 590 Vocal Styles and Conventions 3 Credits*
        Offered in the:
      • Fall
      • Winter
      • Summer

    • MUPG 691 Vocal Ornamentation 3 Credits
        Offered in the:
      • Fall
      • Winter
      • Summer

    • MUPG 693 Vocal Treatises and Methods 3 Credits
        Offered in the:
      • Fall
      • Winter
      • Summer

    • MUPG 694 Vocal Physiology for Singers 3 Credits
        Offered in the:
      • Fall
      • Winter
      • Summer

    * If not already taken.


    Complementary Performance (6 credits)

    Opera:
    Two terms of:


    • MUEN 696 Opera Theatre 2 Credits
        Offered in the:
      • Fall
      • Winter
      • Summer


    2 credits of:


    • MUEN 696 Opera Theatre 2 Credits
        Offered in the:
      • Fall
      • Winter
      • Summer


    OR
    Two terms of:


    • MUEN 579 Song Interpretation 2 1 Credits
        Offered in the:
      • Fall
      • Winter
      • Summer

    Or


    Voice:
    6 credits from (may be taken more than once):


    • MUEN 553 Vocal Chamber Ensemble 1 Credits
        Offered in the:
      • Fall
      • Winter
      • Summer

    • MUEN 554 Opera Excerpts 2 Credits
        Offered in the:
      • Fall
      • Winter
      • Summer

    • MUEN 560 Chamber Music Ensemble 1 Credits
        Offered in the:
      • Fall
      • Winter
      • Summer

    • MUEN 572 Cappella Antica 2 Credits
        Offered in the:
      • Fall
      • Winter
      • Summer

    • MUEN 579 Song Interpretation 2 1 Credits
        Offered in the:
      • Fall
      • Winter
      • Summer

    • MUEN 580 Early Music Ensemble 1 Credits
        Offered in the:
      • Fall
      • Winter
      • Summer

    • MUEN 593 Choral Ensembles 2 Credits
        Offered in the:
      • Fall
      • Winter
      • Summer

    • MUEN 696 Opera Theatre 2 Credits
        Offered in the:
      • Fall
      • Winter
      • Summer