Major Performance Voice (123 credits)

Offered by: Performance     Degree: Bachelor of Music

Program Requirements

The Bachelor of Music (B.Mus.) - Major Performance Voice program requires 90 credits (plus 33 credits for the Freshman requirement for out-of-province students).

123 credits are selected as follows:
33 credits - Prerequisite Requirements (for out-of-province students)

18 credits - Required Performance
21 credits - Complementary Performance
25 credits - Required Courses (Theory, Musicianship, Music History, and Diction)
8 credits - Complementary Musicianship and History/Literature
3 credits - Non-Music Electives
15 credits - Free Electives

Special Requirements:

Continuation in the program requires a minimum grade of B- in practical instruction/exams, ensembles, and voice coaching.

Program Prerequisites - Freshman Program (33 credits)

33 credits selected as described below, in consultation with the Program Adviser:

23 credits of Prerequisite Courses
4 credits of Basic Ensemble Training
6 credits of Non-Music Electives

Prerequisite Courses

23 credits, all of the courses below:

Note: Applicants who can demonstrate through auditions and placement tests that they have mastered the material in any of the courses below will be exempt from them and may proceed to more advanced courses.

  • MUHL 186 Western Musical Traditions (3 credits)

    Offered by: Music Research (Schulich School of Music)

    Overview

    Music History and Literature : A survey of Western music from the Middle Ages to the present. Emphasis on key musical concepts and genres in their historical context and aural recognition of style.

    Terms: Fall 2018

    Instructors: Julie Emelyn Cumming (Fall)

    • 3 hours

  • MUIN 180 BMus Practical Lessons 1 (3 credits)

    Offered by: Performance (Schulich School of Music)

    Overview

    Practical Instrument : Practical instruction on an instrument or voice.

    Terms: Fall 2018, Winter 2019

    Instructors: Stephen Algie, Joanne Kolomyjec, James Box, Russell Devuyst, Theodore Baskin, Alain Desgagne, Peter Freeman, Timothy Hutchins, Martin D Mangrum, Kyoko Hashimoto, Greg Clayton, Remi Bolduc, Fraser Hollins, Ranee Y Lee, Francisco J Lozano, Christopher McCann, Jocelyn Couture, Matt Haimovitz, Brian Manker, Claire Guimond, Andre J Roy, Richard Allen Roberts, Joshua Rager, Aline Kutan, Maria Popescu, Patil Harboyan, Martin Karlicek, Andrew Wan, Trevor Dix, Marina Mdivani, Michael McMahon, Cindy Shuter, Ilya Poletaev, Jérôme Ducharme, Jennifer Swartz, Ali Yazdanfar, Elizabeth Dolin, Michel Lambert, Carolyn Christie, Jean Gaudreault, Denys Derome, Jeffrey E H Johnston, Joseph Leo Sullivan, Dimitrios Doxas, David Mark Gossage, Stephane Levesque, David Grott, Alec Walkington, Michael Dumouchel, William V Mahar, Yegor Dyachkov, Frédéric Lambert, Eric Chappell, David Laing, Simon Aldrich, Michael Gauthier, Jacqueline Leclair, Sara Laimon, Brian Robinson, Thomas Davidson, Ronald Di Lauro, Scott O Feltham, Timothy Dobby, Axel Strauss, Julia Gavrilova, Alexander David Johnson, Helene Plouffe, Carlos Alberto Jimenez, Marcelle Mallette, Tatiana Dardykina, Alexander Read, Stéphane Lemelin, Dominique Labelle, Donald Leyland Kennedy, Paul A Merkelo, Amy Hillis, Pierre Beaudry, Richard Stoelzel, Erik Eriksson, Anna Peletsis, Dave Turner, Sophie Tremblay, Jean-Michel Pilc, John Hollenbeck, Elizabeth H MacMillan, Marie- Leclair, Sienna Dahlen, Kenneth Bibace, Tracy Smith, Nadia Cote, Fabrice Marandola, Greg G Amirault, John Mac Master, Albert G Brouwer, Luba Zuk, Bohdanna Novak, Nathaniel Watson, Mark Ferguson, Christophe Alvarez, Violaine Melancon, Victor Fournelle-Blain, Jocelyne Roy, Jean-Francois Normand, Adrian Vedady, Allan Robert McLean, Christine Jensen, Jinjoo Cho, Catherine Turner, Christian Lane (Fall) Daniele Bourget, Jean-Michel Pilc, Joanne Kolomyjec, Andrew Wan (Winter)

    • 3 hours

    • Prerequisite: Admission to the B.Mus. program by audition.

  • MUIN 181 BMus Practical Lessons 2 (3 credits)

    Offered by: Performance (Schulich School of Music)

    Overview

    Practical Instrument : Practical examination in clarinet techniques.

    Terms: Fall 2018, Winter 2019

    Instructors: Martin D Mangrum, Julia Gavrilova, Marina Mdivani, Axel Strauss, Jocelyn Couture, Stéphane Lemelin (Fall) Michael McMahon, Cindy Shuter, Marina Mdivani, Ilya Poletaev, Jérôme Ducharme, Jennifer Swartz, Ali Yazdanfar, Elizabeth Dolin, Michel Lambert, Andrew Wan, Carolyn Christie, Jean Gaudreault, Denys Derome, Jeffrey E H Johnston, Joseph Leo Sullivan, Dimitrios Doxas, David Mark Gossage, Stephane Levesque, David Grott, Alec Walkington, Valerie Kinslow, Michael Dumouchel, William V Mahar, Yegor Dyachkov, Frédéric Lambert, Eric Chappell, David Laing, Simon Aldrich, Andree Azar, Michael Gauthier, Jacqueline Leclair, Sara Laimon, Brian Robinson, Thomas Davidson, Scott O Feltham, Timothy Dobby, Axel Strauss, Daniele Bourget, Julia Gavrilova, Alexander David Johnson, Helene Plouffe, Carlos Alberto Jimenez, Jean-Nicolas Trottier, Marcelle Mallette, Tatiana Dardykina, Alexander Read, Stéphane Lemelin, Felicia Moye, Dominique Labelle, Ronald Di Lauro, Donald Leyland Kennedy, Paul A Merkelo, Amy Hillis, Pierre Beaudry, Richard Stoelzel, Erik Eriksson, Anna Peletsis, Dave Turner, Sophie Tremblay, Jean-Michel Pilc, Sienna Dahlen, Elizabeth H MacMillan, Marie- Leclair, Kenneth Bibace, Tracy Smith, Nadia Cote, Fabrice Marandola, Greg G Amirault, John Mac Master, Albert G Brouwer, Luba Zuk, Bohdanna Novak, Nathaniel Watson, Mark Ferguson, Stephen Algie, Joanne Kolomyjec, James Box, Russell Devuyst, Theodore Baskin, Alain Desgagne, Peter Freeman, Timothy Hutchins, Abe Kestenberg, Martin D Mangrum, Kyoko Hashimoto, Greg Clayton, Remi Bolduc, Kevin Dean, Fraser Hollins, Ranee Y Lee, Francisco J Lozano, Christopher McCann, Jocelyn Couture, Matt Haimovitz, Brian Manker, Claire Guimond, Andre J Roy, Richard Allen Roberts, Joshua Rager, Aline Kutan, Maria Popescu, Patil Harboyan, Martin Karlicek, Trevor Dix, Christophe Alvarez, Violaine Melancon, Victor Fournelle-Blain, Jocelyne Roy, Jean-Francois Normand, Adrian Vedady, Allan Robert McLean, Christine Jensen, Catherine Turner, Jinjoo Cho, Christian Lane (Winter)

    • Prerequisite: MUIN 180

    • Restriction: Open to students entering directly from High Schools outside Quebec.

  • MUPD 135 Music as a Profession 1 (1 credit)

    Offered by: Music Research (Schulich School of Music)

    Overview

    Music Professional Development : Music Professional Development: An introduction to information, resources, and skills related to physical, mental, and professional well-being for the musician and scholar.

    Terms: Fall 2018

    Instructors: Shawn Eliot Mativetsky (Fall)

    • Open to B.Mus. students or by permission of the instructor.

  • MUPD 235 Music as a Profession 2 (1 credit)

    Offered by: Music Research (Schulich School of Music)

    Overview

    Music Professional Development : An overview of the responsibilities and skills required of professions in music and of the varied career paths leading from a music degree.

    Terms: Winter 2019

    Instructors: Helene Boucher (Winter)

    • Open to BMus students in U2 and U3, or by permission of the instructor.

    • Prerequisite(s): MUPD 135

    • Restriction(s): Not open to students who have taken MUPD 136.

  • MUSP 140 Musicianship Training 1 (2 credits)

    Offered by: Music Research (Schulich School of Music)

    Overview

    Musicianship : Rhythm and metre basic subdivisions and conducting patterns; intervals, chords, and scale patterns; non-modulating tonal melodies with treble and bass clefs; harmonic progressions emphasizing two-part outer voice structures.

    Terms: Fall 2018

    Instructors: Justin B Mariner, Fredericka Petit-Homme, Akkra Yeunyonghattaporn, Margaret Emily De Castro, Vanessa McCart, James Donaldson (Fall)

    • 2 hours

    • Prerequisite: Matriculation Music or McGill Conservatory Theory Secondary V or its equivalent.

    • Corequisites: MUTH 150, MUSP 170

  • MUSP 141 Musicianship Training 2 (2 credits)

    Offered by: Music Research (Schulich School of Music)

    Overview

    Musicianship : Rhythm and metre mixed divisions and syncopations; triadic and seventh chord voicings and disjunct pitch collections; chromatically embellished melodies adding alto clef; simple modulating harmonic progressions emphasizing two-part outer voice structures.

    Terms: Winter 2019

    Instructors: Justin B Mariner, Margaret Emily De Castro, Fredericka Petit-Homme, Vanessa McCart (Winter)

    • 2 hours

    • Prerequisites: Matriculation Music or McGill Conservatory Theory Secondary V or its equivalent. MUSP 140

    • Corequisites: MUTH 151, MUSP 171

  • MUSP 170 Musicianship (Keyboard) 1 (1 credit)

    Offered by: Music Research (Schulich School of Music)

    Overview

    Musicianship : Harmonic, melodic and rhythmic analysis at the keyboard through the study of rudiments, repertoire, chorale/score reading, transposition and harmonization.

    Terms: Fall 2018

    Instructors: Christoph Neidhofer, Justin B Mariner, Julia Gavrilova, Jolan Ilona Kovacs, Akkra Yeunyonghattaporn, Jonathan Vromet (Fall)

    • 1 hour

    • Prerequisite: Matriculation Music or McGill Conservatory Theory Secondary V or its equivalent.

    • Corequisites: MUTH 150 and MUSP 140.

    • Course contents parallel with those of MUTH 150 and MUSP 140.

  • MUSP 171 Musicianship (Keyboard) 2 (1 credit)

    Offered by: Music Research (Schulich School of Music)

    Overview

    Musicianship : Building chordal fluency. Harmonic vocabulary including sequences, chromaticism and modulation. Chorale and score reading with transposing instruments and alto/tenor clefs.

    Terms: Winter 2019

    Instructors: Julia Gavrilova, Jolan Ilona Kovacs, Akkra Yeunyonghattaporn, Jui-Sheng Li, Justin B Mariner (Winter)

    • 1 hour

    • Prerequisite: MUSP 170

    • Corequisites: MUTH 111 and MUSP 131; or MUTH 151 and MUSP 141

    • Restriction: All students admitted to B.Mus. and L.Mus. programs, including those with keyboard or guitar as their principal instrument, are required to take MUSP 171 Keyboard Lab, unless exempt on the basis of a placement test. Students who are exempt from MUTH 111 through placement tests must still take MUSP 171 (unless exempt) since this course forms the foundation of keyboard-based musicianship tasks at upper levels. (All Majors in Jazz Performance substitute MUJZ 171 for MUSP 171. Students in Jazz Performance who have completed MUJZ 170 and MUJZ 171, and who transfer to a Department of Theory program, will be required to complete MUSP 171.) Students who do not achieve a continuation pass in MUSP 171 must reregister for the course in the semester immediately following. Students who do not achieve a continuation pass after repeating the course will not be allowed to proceed with further Musicianship or Theory studies until a continuation pass is achieved. Tests for MUSP 171 are held in August-September, December-January, and April-May [as well as during the Summer Session when course(s) offered], the exact dates determined by the Department of Music Research.

    • Course contents parallel with those of MUTH 151 and MUSP 141.

  • MUTH 150 Theory and Analysis 1 (3 credits)

    Offered by: Music Research (Schulich School of Music)

    Overview

    Music Theory and Analysis : Diatonic chords and harmonic progressions, focus on outer-voice framework, cadences, embellishments, building chordal fluency in common-practice tonality, applied chords.

    Terms: Fall 2018

    Instructors: Edward Klorman (Fall)

    • Prerequisite: Matriculation Music or McGill Conservatory Theory Secondary V or its equivalent.

    • Corequisites: MUSP 140 and MUSP 170

  • MUTH 151 Theory and Analysis 2 (3 credits)

    Offered by: Music Research (Schulich School of Music)

    Overview

    Music Theory and Analysis : Sequences and modulation, chromatic vocabulary, analysis of simple theme types (sentence, period, hybrids) and fugal techniques.

    Terms: Winter 2019

    Instructors: Christoph Neidhofer (Winter)

Required Performance (18 credits)

  • MUIN 280 BMus Practical Lessons 3 (2.5 credits)

    Offered by: Performance (Schulich School of Music)

    Overview

    Practical Instrument : Practical instruction on an instrument or voice.

    Terms: Fall 2018, Winter 2019

    Instructors: Joanne Kolomyjec, James Box, Jean Gaudreault, Simon Aldrich, Alain Desgagne, Stephane Levesque, Julia Gavrilova, Kyoko Hashimoto, Sara Laimon, Marina Mdivani, Luba Zuk, Kenneth Bibace, Greg Clayton, Remi Bolduc, Ronald Di Lauro, David Grott, Fraser Hollins, Francisco J Lozano, Elizabeth Dolin, Matt Haimovitz, Frédéric Lambert, Andre J Roy, Richard Allen Roberts, Joshua Rager, Joseph Leo Sullivan, Andre White, Maria Popescu, Martin Karlicek, Andrew Wan, Trevor Dix, Dimitrios Doxas, Timothy Hutchins, Christopher McCann, Carlos Alberto Jimenez, Stephen Algie, William V Mahar, Russell Devuyst, Martin D Mangrum, Theodore Baskin, Peter Freeman, Jocelyn Couture, Kevin Dean, Jeffrey E H Johnston, Jérôme Ducharme, Patil Harboyan, Yegor Dyachkov, Cindy Shuter, Alec Walkington, David Laing, Ranee Y Lee, Michel Lambert, Douglas McNabney, Brian Manker, Dave Turner, Ilya Poletaev, Thomas Davidson, Denys Derome, Jennifer Swartz, Erik Eriksson, Michael Dumouchel, Carolyn Christie, Ali Yazdanfar, Axel Strauss, Marcelle Mallette, David Mark Gossage, Timothy Dobby, Pierre Beaudry, Hank Knox, Andree Azar, Greg G Amirault, Brian Robinson, Eric Chappell, Fabrice Marandola, Michael Gauthier, Scott O Feltham, Matthias Maute, Allan Robert McLean, Anna Peletsis, Alexander Read, Stéphane Lemelin, Gili Loftus, Tatiana Dardykina, Alexander David Johnson, Jacqueline Leclair, Dominique Labelle, Denis Bluteau, Amy Hillis, Bohdanna Novak, Helene Plouffe, Richard Stoelzel, Aline Kutan, Tracy Smith, John Hollenbeck, Lisanne Tremblay, Jean-Michel Pilc, John Mac Master, Patrice Richer, Donald Leyland Kennedy, Sienna Dahlen, Paul A Merkelo, Marie- Leclair, Magdalena Von Eccher, Suren Barry, Elizabeth Skinner, Sylvain Bergeron, Francois Bourassa, Violaine Melancon, Adrian Vedady, Nathaniel Watson, Mark Ferguson, Nadia Cote, Timothy Ledger, Jocelyne Roy, Todd Cope, Jean-Nicolas Trottier, Rémi-Jean LeBlanc, Christian Lane, Jinjoo Cho, Catherine Turner, Francois Stevenson, Min Jung Suh, Adam Cicchillitti, Marianne Trudel, Jui-Sheng Li (Fall) Axel Strauss, Jean Gaudreault, Martin D Mangrum, Allan Robert McLean, Carolyn Christie, Julia Gavrilova, Marina Mdivani, Sara Laimon, Kenneth Bibace, Andre J Roy, Stéphane Lemelin, Min Jung Suh (Winter)

  • MUIN 281 BMus Practical Lessons 4 (2.5 credits)

    Offered by: Performance (Schulich School of Music)

    Overview

    Practical Instrument : Practical instruction on an instrument or voice.

    Terms: Fall 2018, Winter 2019

    Instructors: Carlos Alberto Jimenez, Hank Knox, Matt Haimovitz, Thomas Davidson, Christopher McCann, Maria Popescu, Francisco J Lozano, Marcelle Mallette, Alec Walkington, Fraser Hollins, Brian Manker, Martin Karlicek, Marina Mdivani, Stephen Algie, John Mac Master, Elizabeth H MacMillan, Jérôme Ducharme, Russell Devuyst, Richard Allen Roberts, Fabrice Marandola, Patil Harboyan (Fall) Dimitrios Doxas, Timothy Hutchins, Christopher McCann, Carlos Alberto Jimenez, Stephen Algie, William V Mahar, Russell Devuyst, Martin D Mangrum, Theodore Baskin, Peter Freeman, Abe Kestenberg, Jocelyn Couture, Kevin Dean, Jeffrey E H Johnston, Jérôme Ducharme, Patil Harboyan, Yegor Dyachkov, Cindy Shuter, Alec Walkington, David Laing, Ranee Y Lee, Michel Lambert, Douglas McNabney, Brian Manker, Andre J Roy, Dave Turner, Ilya Poletaev, Thomas Davidson, Denys Derome, Jennifer Swartz, Erik Eriksson, Michael Dumouchel, Carolyn Christie, Ali Yazdanfar, Axel Strauss, Marcelle Mallette, David Mark Gossage, Timothy Dobby, Pierre Beaudry, Hank Knox, Andree Azar, Greg G Amirault, Brian Robinson, Eric Chappell, Jean-Nicolas Trottier, Katherine Petersen, Michael Gauthier, Scott O Feltham, Matthias Maute, Allan Robert McLean, Anna Peletsis, Alexander Read, Stéphane Lemelin, Tatiana Dardykina, Alexander David Johnson, Daniele Bourget, Jacqueline Leclair, Felicia Moye, Dominique Labelle, Francois Bourassa, Denis Bluteau, Amy Hillis, Bohdanna Novak, Helene Plouffe, Richard Stoelzel, Aline Kutan, Tracy Smith, John Hollenbeck, Jean-Michel Pilc, Lisanne Tremblay, John Mac Master, Patrice Richer, Donald Leyland Kennedy, Paul A Merkelo, Marie- Leclair, Magdalena Von Eccher, Suren Barry, Elizabeth Skinner, Sylvain Bergeron, Sienna Dahlen, Fabrice Marandola, Violaine Melancon, Adrian Vedady, Nathaniel Watson, Mark Ferguson, Joanne Kolomyjec, James Box, Jean Gaudreault, Simon Aldrich, Alain Desgagne, Stephane Levesque, Julia Gavrilova, Kyoko Hashimoto, Sara Laimon, Marina Mdivani, Luba Zuk, Kenneth Bibace, Greg Clayton, Remi Bolduc, Ronald Di Lauro, David Grott, Fraser Hollins, Francisco J Lozano, Elizabeth Dolin, Matt Haimovitz, Frédéric Lambert, Richard Allen Roberts, Joshua Rager, Joseph Leo Sullivan, Andre White, Maria Popescu, Martin Karlicek, Andrew Wan, Trevor Dix, Nadia Cote, Timothy Ledger, Jocelyne Roy, Todd Cope, Rémi-Jean LeBlanc, Catherine Turner, Jinjoo Cho, Christian Lane, Francois Stevenson, Adam Cicchillitti, Marianne Trudel, Jui-Sheng Li, Min Jung Suh (Winter)

  • MUIN 282 BMus Performance Examination 1 (1 credit)

    Offered by: Performance (Schulich School of Music)

    Overview

    Practical Instrument : Assessment of student's progress in the practical area.

    Terms: Fall 2018, Winter 2019

    Instructors: There are no professors associated with this course for the 2018-2019 academic year.

    • Exam details are to be found under Examinations and Goals in Practical Subjects in the Music Chapter of the University Calendar.

  • MUIN 380 BMus Practical Lessons 5 (2.5 credits)

    Offered by: Performance (Schulich School of Music)

    Overview

    Practical Instrument : Practical instruction on an instrument or voice.

    Terms: Fall 2018, Winter 2019

    Instructors: Fraser Hollins, Kenneth Bibace, Greg Clayton, Jocelyn Couture, Ronald Di Lauro, Donald Leyland Kennedy, Christopher McCann, Joseph Leo Sullivan, Andre White, Dimitrios Doxas, Joshua Rager, James Box, Hank Knox, David Grott, Francisco J Lozano, Joanne Kolomyjec, Maria Popescu, Stephane Levesque, Alain Desgagne, Jeffrey E H Johnston, Remi Bolduc, Ilya Poletaev, Alec Walkington, Julia Gavrilova, Kyoko Hashimoto, Jérôme Ducharme, Elizabeth Dolin, Matt Haimovitz, Andre J Roy, Russell Devuyst, Pierre Beaudry, Marina Mdivani, Carlos Alberto Jimenez, Stephen Algie, Trevor Dix, Erik Eriksson, Timothy Hutchins, Theodore Baskin, Andrew Wan, Richard Allen Roberts, Brian Manker, Yegor Dyachkov, Frédéric Lambert, Axel Strauss, Greg G Amirault, David Laing, Ranee Y Lee, Marcelle Mallette, William V Mahar, Jean Gaudreault, Patrice Richer, Timothy Dobby, Jennifer Swartz, Michael Dumouchel, Ali Yazdanfar, Eric Chappell, Brian Robinson, Lena Weman Eriksson, Denys Derome, Michel Lambert, Aline Kutan, Mark Austin Howle, Alexander David Johnson, Stéphane Lemelin, Alexander Read, Carolyn Christie, Kevin Dean, Richard Stoelzel, Matthias Maute, Sara Laimon, Dominique Labelle, Jean-Michel Pilc, Bohdanna Novak, Dave Turner, Allan Robert McLean, John Hollenbeck, Sienna Dahlen, Tracy Smith, Jacqueline Leclair, Peter Freeman, Denis Bluteau, Simon Aldrich, Martin Karlicek, Paul A Merkelo, Violaine Melancon, John Mac Master, Francois Bourassa, Mark Ferguson, Sylvain Bergeron, Min Jung Suh, Fabrice Marandola, Jean-Nicolas Trottier, Christian Lane, Marie- Leclair, Catherine Turner (Fall) Matt Haimovitz, Marina Mdivani, Christopher McCann, Maria Popescu, Mark Austin Howle, Francisco J Lozano, Marcelle Mallette, Ranee Y Lee, Fraser Hollins, Patrice Richer, Brian Manker, John Mac Master, Elizabeth H MacMillan, Jérôme Ducharme, Kenneth Bibace (Winter)

  • MUIN 381 BMus Practical Lessons 6 (2.5 credits)

    Offered by: Performance (Schulich School of Music)

    Overview

    Practical Instrument : Practical instruction on an instrument or voice.

    Terms: Fall 2018, Winter 2019

    Instructors: Andre White, Sara Laimon, Marina Mdivani, Axel Strauss, Trevor Dix, Maria Popescu, Michel Lambert, Marcelle Mallette, Stephen Algie, Stéphane Lemelin, Jeffrey E H Johnston, Jacqueline Leclair, Yegor Dyachkov, Kevin Dean, Tracy Smith, John Mac Master, Elizabeth H MacMillan, Olivier Brault (Fall) Joshua Rager, James Box, Hank Knox, David Grott, Francisco J Lozano, Joanne Kolomyjec, Maria Popescu, Stephane Levesque, Alain Desgagne, Dimitrios Doxas, Jeffrey E H Johnston, Remi Bolduc, Joseph Leo Sullivan, Ilya Poletaev, Alec Walkington, Julia Gavrilova, Kyoko Hashimoto, Jérôme Ducharme, Elizabeth Dolin, Matt Haimovitz, Andre J Roy, Pierre Beaudry, Marina Mdivani, Carlos Alberto Jimenez, Russell Devuyst, Stephen Algie, Trevor Dix, Erik Eriksson, Timothy Hutchins, Theodore Baskin, Andrew Wan, Richard Allen Roberts, Brian Manker, Yegor Dyachkov, Abe Kestenberg, Frédéric Lambert, Axel Strauss, Jean-Nicolas Trottier, Greg G Amirault, David Laing, Ranee Y Lee, William V Mahar, Jean Gaudreault, Patrice Richer, Timothy Dobby, Jennifer Swartz, Michael Dumouchel, Marcelle Mallette, Ali Yazdanfar, Eric Chappell, Brian Robinson, Lena Weman Eriksson, Denys Derome, Daniele Bourget, Michel Lambert, Aline Kutan, Mark Austin Howle, Alexander David Johnson, Stéphane Lemelin, Alexander Read, Carolyn Christie, Felicia Moye, Kevin Dean, Richard Stoelzel, Matthias Maute, Sara Laimon, Dominique Labelle, Jean-Michel Pilc, Bohdanna Novak, Allan Robert McLean, John Hollenbeck, Tracy Smith, Jacqueline Leclair, Peter Freeman, Denis Bluteau, Simon Aldrich, Martin Karlicek, Elizabeth Skinner, Paul A Merkelo, Sienna Dahlen, Violaine Melancon, John Mac Master, Min Jung Suh, Mark Ferguson, Fraser Hollins, Kenneth Bibace, Greg Clayton, Jocelyn Couture, Ronald Di Lauro, Donald Leyland Kennedy, Christopher McCann, Andre White, Sylvain Bergeron, Fabrice Marandola, Jinjoo Cho, Christian Lane, Marie- Leclair, Catherine Turner, Erik Anthony Hove (Winter)

  • MUIN 382 BMus Performance Examination 2 (1 credit)

    Offered by: Performance (Schulich School of Music)

    Overview

    Practical Instrument : Assessment of student's progress in the practical area.

    Terms: Fall 2018, Winter 2019

    Instructors: There are no professors associated with this course for the 2018-2019 academic year.

    • Exam details are to be found under Examinations and Goals in Practical Subjects in the Music Chapter of the University Calendar.

    • Prerequisite(s): MUIN 282

  • MUIN 480 BMus Practical Lessons 7 (2 credits)

    Offered by: Performance (Schulich School of Music)

    Overview

    Practical Instrument : Practical instruction on an instrument or voice.

    Terms: Fall 2018, Winter 2019

    Instructors: Fraser Hollins, Remi Bolduc, Donald Leyland Kennedy, Christopher McCann, Andre White, David Grott, Kevin Dean, David Laing, Greg Clayton, Francisco J Lozano, William V Mahar, Kenneth Bibace, Ranee Y Lee, Sara Laimon, Jean Gaudreault, Marina Mdivani, James Box, Hank Knox, Jérôme Ducharme, Kyoko Hashimoto, Stephane Levesque, Michael Dumouchel, Matt Haimovitz, Joanne Kolomyjec, Greg G Amirault, Jeffrey E H Johnston, Michel Lambert, Alec Walkington, Ilya Poletaev, Andre J Roy, Frédéric Lambert, Pierre Beaudry, Elizabeth Dolin, Russell Devuyst, Erik Eriksson, Alain Desgagne, Timothy Hutchins, Theodore Baskin, Axel Strauss, Richard Allen Roberts, Andrew Wan, Brian Manker, Yegor Dyachkov, Stephen Algie, Jocelyn Couture, Trevor Dix, Maria Popescu, Mark Austin Howle, Carlos Alberto Jimenez, Alexander David Johnson, Jennifer Swartz, Brian Robinson, Ali Yazdanfar, Alexander Read, Marcelle Mallette, Denys Derome, Francois Bourassa, Joshua Rager, Simon Aldrich, Eric Chappell, Bohdanna Novak, Patrice Richer, Paul A Merkelo, Julia Gavrilova, Sienna Dahlen, Jean-Michel Pilc, Stéphane Lemelin, Richard Stoelzel, Matthias Maute, Dominique Labelle, Martin D Mangrum, Denis Bluteau, Douglas McNabney, Nadia Cote, Adrian Vedady, Rémi-Jean LeBlanc, Christine Jensen, Fabrice Marandola, Violaine Melancon, Tracy Smith, Aline Kutan, Jacqueline Leclair, Peter Freeman, Carolyn Christie, Magdalena Von Eccher, Masashi Usui, John Mac Master, Joseph Leo Sullivan, Dimitrios Doxas, Scott O Feltham, Christian Lane, Jinjoo Cho, Jean-Nicolas Trottier, Marianne Trudel (Fall) Andre White, Kevin Dean, Christopher McCann, Sara Laimon, Marina Mdivani, Axel Strauss, Jean-Nicolas Trottier, Trevor Dix, Maria Popescu, David Laing, Marcelle Mallette, Felicia Moye, Stephen Algie, Stéphane Lemelin, Jeffrey E H Johnston, Jacqueline Leclair, Yegor Dyachkov, Tracy Smith, John Mac Master, Elizabeth H MacMillan, Michel Lambert, Olivier Brault (Winter)

  • MUIN 481 BMus Practical Lessons 8 (2 credits)

    Offered by: Performance (Schulich School of Music)

    Overview

    Practical Instrument : Practical instruction on an instrument or voice.

    Terms: Fall 2018, Winter 2019

    Instructors: Francisco J Lozano, Remi Bolduc, Christopher McCann, Sara Laimon, Joseph Leo Sullivan, Marina Mdivani, Matt Haimovitz, Patrice Richer, Michel Lambert, Stephen Algie, Marcelle Mallette, Yegor Dyachkov, Ali Yazdanfar, John Mac Master, William V Mahar (Fall) David Grott, Kevin Dean, David Laing, Francisco J Lozano, William V Mahar, Maria Popescu, Kenneth Bibace, Sara Laimon, Brian Robinson, Jean Gaudreault, Marina Mdivani, James Box, Hank Knox, Jérôme Ducharme, Kyoko Hashimoto, Stephane Levesque, Michael Dumouchel, Matt Haimovitz, Joanne Kolomyjec, Greg G Amirault, Jeffrey E H Johnston, Michel Lambert, Alec Walkington, Andre White, Jean-Nicolas Trottier, Ilya Poletaev, Andre J Roy, Frédéric Lambert, Pierre Beaudry, Elizabeth Dolin, Russell Devuyst, Erik Eriksson, Alain Desgagne, Timothy Hutchins, Theodore Baskin, Axel Strauss, Richard Allen Roberts, Andrew Wan, Brian Manker, Yegor Dyachkov, Stephen Algie, Jacqueline Leclair, Greg Clayton, Jocelyn Couture, Mark Austin Howle, Carlos Alberto Jimenez, Alexander David Johnson, Jennifer Swartz, Ali Yazdanfar, Alexander Read, Marcelle Mallette, Felicia Moye, Denys Derome, Francois Bourassa, Trevor Dix, Simon Aldrich, Daniele Bourget, Eric Chappell, Abe Kestenberg, Patrice Richer, Emmanuel Vukovich, Paul A Merkelo, Julia Gavrilova, Jean-Michel Pilc, John Hollenbeck, Bohdanna Novak, Stéphane Lemelin, Richard Stoelzel, Matthias Maute, Dominique Labelle, Martin D Mangrum, Denis Bluteau, Douglas McNabney, Nadia Cote, Adrian Vedady, Rémi-Jean LeBlanc, Min Jung Suh, Christine Jensen, Fabrice Marandola, Violaine Melancon, Tracy Smith, Aline Kutan, John Mac Master, Peter Freeman, Carolyn Christie, Masashi Usui, Fraser Hollins, Remi Bolduc, Donald Leyland Kennedy, Christopher McCann, Francois Stevenson, Joseph Leo Sullivan, Ranee Y Lee, Sienna Dahlen, Scott O Feltham, Jinjoo Cho, Christian Lane, Dimitrios Doxas, Marianne Trudel (Winter)

  • MUIN 482 BMus Performance Examination 3 (2 credits)

    Offered by: Performance (Schulich School of Music)

    Overview

    Practical Instrument : Assessment of student's progress in the practical area.

    Terms: Fall 2018, Winter 2019, Summer 2019

    Instructors: There are no professors associated with this course for the 2018-2019 academic year.

    • Exam details are to be found under Examinations and Goals in Practical Subjects in the Music Chapter of the University Calendar.

    • Prerequisite(s): MUIN 382

Complementary Performance (21 credits)

Ensemble - during every term of enrolment as a full-time or part-time student

12 credits of complementary performance selected from:

  • MUEN 496 Opera Studio (2 credits)

    Offered by: Performance (Schulich School of Music)

    Overview

    Ensemble : Coachings, rehearsals, stagings, technical/dress rehearsals in the theatre, and performances in front of an audience.

    Terms: Fall 2018, Winter 2019

    Instructors: Patrick Hansen (Fall) Patrick Hansen, Stephen Hargreaves (Winter)

    • 2 hours

    • Prerequisite: Audition

    • For Music students; open to others by permission of the Department.

    • For undergraduate voice majors cast in roles in Opera McGill productions.

  • MUEN 554 Opera Excerpts (2 credits)

    Offered by: Performance (Schulich School of Music)

    Overview

    Ensemble : Opera scenes from all periods; including Baroque, Classical, 19th and 20th century, and new works from this century in original languages.

    Terms: This course is not scheduled for the 2018-2019 academic year.

    Instructors: There are no professors associated with this course for the 2018-2019 academic year.

    • Prerequisite: Audition

  • MUEN 563 Jazz Vocal Workshop (2 credits)

    Offered by: Performance (Schulich School of Music)

    Overview

    Ensemble : Vocal workshop for jazz musicians.

    Terms: Fall 2018, Winter 2019

    Instructors: Bohdanna Novak (Fall) Bohdanna Novak (Winter)

  • MUEN 572 Cappella Antica (2 credits)

    Offered by: Performance (Schulich School of Music)

    Overview

    Ensemble : An ensemble of 8 to 12 voices specializing in early music. N.B. This ensemble may substitute as a Basic Ensemble in programs that specify Choral Ensemble, with Departmental approval.

    Terms: Fall 2018, Winter 2019

    Instructors: Suzie Leblanc (Fall) Suzie Leblanc (Winter)

    • 4 hours

    • Prerequisite: Audition.

  • MUEN 578 Song Interpretation 1 (1 credit)

    Offered by: Performance (Schulich School of Music)

    Overview

    Ensemble : Normally open only to Voice and Piano Performance students. Study of the standard song repertoire with emphasis on the singer and pianist as partners. A public recital will be given at the end of each term.

    Terms: Fall 2018, Winter 2019

    Instructors: Michael McMahon (Fall) Marie-Ève Scarfone (Winter)

    • 2 hours

    • Prerequisite: Audition.

  • MUEN 579 Song Interpretation 2 (1 credit)

    Offered by: Performance (Schulich School of Music)

    Overview

    Ensemble : Study of song repertoire for singers and pianists.

    Terms: Fall 2018, Winter 2019

    Instructors: Michael McMahon (Fall) Olivier Godin (Winter)

  • MUEN 580 Early Music Ensemble (1 credit)

    Offered by: Performance (Schulich School of Music)

    Overview

    Ensemble : An ensemble of 4-6 vocalists and instrumentalists which performs music of the Medieval, Renaissance and Baroque periods.

    Terms: Fall 2018, Winter 2019

    Instructors: Elizabeth H MacMillan, Matthew Dixon Jennejohn, Tracy Smith, Esteban La Rotta, Sylvain Bergeron, Alexis Basque, Olivier Brault, Laura Andriani (Fall) Elizabeth H MacMillan, Sylvain Bergeron, Alexis Basque, Matthew Dixon Jennejohn, Esteban La Rotta, Tracy Smith, Laura Andriani, Olivier Brault, Lena Weman Eriksson (Winter)

    • Prerequisite: Audition. Prerequisite or corequisite for keyboard players: MUPG 272.

  • MUEN 587 Cappella McGill (2 credits)

    Offered by: Performance (Schulich School of Music)

    Overview

    Ensemble : An ensemble of 16 voices performing challenging repertoire from the Renaissance to the present day. Since the expectation is a level of performance equivalent to a professional chamber ensemble, singers wishing to join this group should have had considerable ensemble experience, and advanced vocal and sight-reading skills.

    Terms: This course is not scheduled for the 2018-2019 academic year.

    Instructors: There are no professors associated with this course for the 2018-2019 academic year.

    • 4 hours

    • Prerequisite: Audition.

    • Note: May be taken instead of Choral Ensemble.

  • MUEN 593 Choral Ensembles (2 credits)

    Offered by: Performance (Schulich School of Music)

    Overview

    Ensemble : Students enrolling in Choral Ensembles will be assigned to one of the above groups.

    Terms: Fall 2018, Winter 2019

    Instructors: Jean-Sébastien Vallée, Floydd Ricketts, Walter Mahabir (Fall) Jean-Sébastien Vallée, Floydd Ricketts, Walter Mahabir (Winter)

    • 4 hours

    • Prerequisite: Audition.

    • Section 001 Chamber Singers: a group of approximately 24 mixed voices which explores the a cappella repertoire of all periods as well as works with chamber accompaniment.

    • Section 002 Concert Choir: an ensemble of approximately 60 voices (S.A.T.B.) which performs the repertoire from all periods appropriate to a group of this size.

    • Section 003 University Chorus: a mixed chorus of approximately 100 which performs a variety of choral material including both traditional and popular selections.

    • Section 004 Women's Chorale: an ensemble of approximately 40 women stressing the fundamentals of singing and ensemble participation.

  • MUEN 594 Contemporary Music Ensemble (2 credits)

    Offered by: Performance (Schulich School of Music)

    Overview

    Ensemble : Ensemble for contemporary music - instruments and voice.

    Terms: Fall 2018, Winter 2019

    Instructors: Guillaume Bourgogne (Fall) Guillaume Bourgogne (Winter)

    • 4 hours

    • Prerequisite: Audition.

9 credits of complementary performance selected from:

  • MUIN 300 Voice Coaching 1 (2 credits)

    Offered by: Performance (Schulich School of Music)

    Overview

    Practical Instrument : Individual coaching on repertoire.

    Terms: Fall 2018, Winter 2019

    Instructors: Hank Knox, Marie-Ève Scarfone, Dana Nigrim, Suzie Leblanc, Esther Gonthier, Louise Pelletier, Michael McMahon, Olivier Godin (Fall) Marie-Ève Scarfone, Valerie Kinslow, Dana Nigrim, Louise Pelletier, Louise Diamond, Olivier Godin (Winter)

  • MUIN 301 Voice Coaching 2 (2 credits)

    Offered by: Performance (Schulich School of Music)

    Overview

    Practical Instrument : Individual coaching on repertoire.

    Terms: Fall 2018, Winter 2019

    Instructors: Louise Pelletier, Marie-Ève Scarfone, Olivier Godin, Dana Nigrim (Fall) Valerie Kinslow, Hank Knox, Marie-Ève Scarfone, Dana Nigrim, Suzie Leblanc, Louise Pelletier, Michael McMahon, Louise Diamond, Olivier Godin, Esther Gonthier (Winter)

  • MUPG 296 Acting for Voice (1 credit)

    Offered by: Performance (Schulich School of Music)

    Overview

    Performance : Acting methods focused on improvisation, open scenes, and script analysis, including Laban theory and character development based on environments, relationships, objectives, obstacles, tactics and stakes.

    Terms: Fall 2018

    Instructors: Jonathan David Patterson (Fall)

    • 1 hour

  • MUPG 297 Movement for Voice (1 credit)

    Offered by: Performance (Schulich School of Music)

    Overview

    Performance : Critical awareness of the body in space, interpersonal and intrapersonal knowledge of one's own spine, torso, and extremities and their function in movement as well as stillness. Methods may include Feldenkreis, period dance, Tai Chi and/or Alexander Technique.

    Terms: Fall 2018

    Instructors: Jonathan David Patterson (Fall)

    • 1 hour

  • MUPG 300 Music Performance Strategies (2 credits)

    Offered by: Performance (Schulich School of Music)

    Overview

    Performance : Based on the theoretical framework of sports psychology. Students explore the existing practicing and coping strategies for music performance: i.e. stress models and theories, stress physiological response, stress management, cognitive and physiological techniques (e.g. mental imagery, time management, attention/concentration, memory, relaxation and meditation, etc.). Assignments include practical exercises and written reflection on personal practice.

    Terms: Fall 2018

    Instructors: Isabelle Cossette (Fall)

    • Restriction(s): Only open to B.Mus. students in U2 and U3, A.Dip. students, or with permission from the instructor. Not open to students who have taken MUPG 474 when topic/content was "Music Performance Strategies".

  • MUPG 309 Advanced Diction (1 credit)

    Offered by: Performance (Schulich School of Music)

    Overview

    Performance : Advanced lyric diction.

    Terms: This course is not scheduled for the 2018-2019 academic year.

    Instructors: There are no professors associated with this course for the 2018-2019 academic year.

    • Prerequisite: MUPG 209

    • Restriction: Open to singers and collaborative pianists.

  • MUPG 353 Song Repertoire Class (2 credits)

    Offered by: Performance (Schulich School of Music)

    Overview

    Performance : Art song repertoire from the late eighteenth century to the present, including the reciprocal relationship between poet and composer and it's expression through performance and performance history.

    Terms: This course is not scheduled for the 2018-2019 academic year.

    Instructors: There are no professors associated with this course for the 2018-2019 academic year.

  • MUPG 380 Oratorio Class (2 credits)

    Offered by: Performance (Schulich School of Music)

    Overview

    Performance : Standard solo oratorio repertoire with an emphasis on performance, performance practice and the interpretation of sacred text within a concert setting.

    Terms: Fall 2018

    Instructors: Joanne Kolomyjec, Anja Strauss (Fall)

  • MUPG 453 Contemporary Repertoire for Voice (2 credits)

    Offered by: Performance (Schulich School of Music)

    Overview

    Performance : Techniques on learning and performing music from the beginning of atonality to music of the present day. Exploration of unique notations and extended vocal techniques.

    Terms: This course is not scheduled for the 2018-2019 academic year.

    Instructors: There are no professors associated with this course for the 2018-2019 academic year.

    • Prerequisite: Audition

MUEN courses at the 400 or 500 level (maximum 4 credits)

Required Courses (25 credits)

Selected as follows:

9 credits of Theory
4 credits of Musicianship
3 credits of Music History
9 credits of Diction

Theory

9 credits

  • MUTH 250 Theory and Analysis 3 (3 credits)

    Offered by: Music Research (Schulich School of Music)

    Overview

    Music Theory and Analysis : Compositional resources of late 18th and early 19th century music. Analysis of forms common to the period c. 1770 - 1840, including Classical sonata forms in several media.

    Terms: Fall 2018, Summer 2019

    Instructors: William Earl Caplin (Fall) Jonathan Wild (Summer)

  • MUTH 251 Theory and Analysis 4 (3 credits)

    Offered by: Music Research (Schulich School of Music)

    Overview

    Music Theory and Analysis : Expanded harmonic resources of the 19th century (e.g., advanced chromaticism including enharmonic reinterpretation and symmetrical division). Analysis of characteristic small and large forms. Writing and analytical skills with a goal toward perceiving how levels of musical structure interact.

    Terms: Winter 2019, Summer 2019

    Instructors: Edward Klorman, Jonathan Wild, William Earl Caplin (Winter) Nicole Biamonte (Summer)

  • MUTH 350 Theory and Analysis 5 (3 credits)

    Offered by: Music Research (Schulich School of Music)

    Overview

    Music Theory and Analysis : Exploration of 20th and 21st century organizations of pitch, rhythm, timbre etc. Written and analytical skills for the purpose of gaining insight into the compositional techniques and aesthetics of this repertoire.

    Terms: Winter 2019, Summer 2019

    Instructors: Robert Hasegawa (Winter) Benjamin Duinker (Summer)

Musicianship

4 credits

  • MUSP 240 Musicianship Training 3 (2 credits)

    Offered by: Music Research (Schulich School of Music)

    Overview

    Musicianship : Rhythm and metre mixed divisions and two-part work; additional chordal voicings and pitch collections; melodies modulating to closely-related keys adding tenor clef; harmonic progression including applied chords; two-part keyboard-style passages.

    Terms: Fall 2018, Summer 2019

    Instructors: Monica Asly, John W P Guzik, Christopher Goddard, Vanessa McCart (Fall) Monica Asly (Summer)

    • Prerequisites: Matriculation Music or McGill Conservatory Theory Secondary V or its equivalent. MUSP 141

    • Corequisite: MUTH 250

  • MUSP 241 Musicianship Training 4 (2 credits)

    Offered by: Music Research (Schulich School of Music)

    Overview

    Musicianship : Changing metres; chord voicings and atonal pitch collections; modulating tonal melodies and score reading of transposing instruments; harmonic progression including chromatic chords; two-part passages.

    Terms: Winter 2019, Summer 2019

    Instructors: Monica Asly, John W P Guzik, Vanessa McCart, Maxime Fillion (Winter) Monica Asly (Summer)

Music History

3 credits

  • MUHL 286 Critical Thinking About Music (3 credits)

    Offered by: Music Research (Schulich School of Music)

    Overview

    Music History and Literature : Examination of various periods and styles: e.g., central works from different traditions, the interaction of music and society, performance practice, and music's relation to other arts.

    Terms: Fall 2018, Winter 2019, Summer 2019

    Instructors: Lisa Barg (Fall) Jerry Cain (Winter) Steven Huebner (Summer)

Diction

9 credits

Complementary Courses (8 credits)

Musicianship

2 credits from:

  • MUSP 346 Post-Tonal Musicianship (2 credits)

    Offered by: Music Research (Schulich School of Music)

    Overview

    Musicianship : Extended tonal and post-tonal harmonic and contrapuntal structures, rhythmic practices of the 20th and 21st century, score reading.

    Terms: Fall 2018, Winter 2019, Summer 2019

    Instructors: Monica Asly (Fall) Justin B Mariner (Winter) Justin B Mariner (Summer)

  • MUSP 353 Musicianship for Voice (2 credits)

    Offered by: Music Research (Schulich School of Music)

    Overview

    Musicianship : Fundamental musicianship issues in the context of performance with an emphasis on intonation accuracy, rhythm, voice-leading and sound texture.

    Terms: This course is not scheduled for the 2018-2019 academic year.

    Instructors: There are no professors associated with this course for the 2018-2019 academic year.

  • MUSP 354 Introduction to Improvisation and Ornamentation (2 credits)

    Offered by: Music Research (Schulich School of Music)

    Overview

    Musicianship : Principles of improvisation and ornamentation for music before 1800, including harmonic progressions and voice-leading and contrapuntal patterns for instrumentalists and singers, along with examples of ornamented vocal and instrumental works from 17th and 18th century sources.

    Terms: Fall 2018

    Instructors: Peter N Schubert (Fall)

  • MUSP 381 Singing Renaissance Notation (2 credits)

    Offered by: Music Research (Schulich School of Music)

    Overview

    Musicianship : Choral sightsinging of mensural notation, with a focus on white notation c. 1420-1600. Development of basic fluency in the notation, interpretation of values in triple meter, addition of accidentals given the contrapuntal context as perceived aurally, Renaissance solmisation.

    Terms: Winter 2019

    Instructors: Julie Emelyn Cumming (Winter)

History/Literature

6 credits from:

  • MUHL 372 Solo Song Outside Germany and Austria (3 credits)

    Offered by: Music Research (Schulich School of Music)

    Overview

    Music History and Literature : Topics in American and European non-German song repertoire from the eighteenth century to the present. Issues discussed may include the role of song in national music culture, art song and folk song, national styles and poetic traditions, text-music relationships, and performance practice.

    Terms: This course is not scheduled for the 2018-2019 academic year.

    Instructors: There are no professors associated with this course for the 2018-2019 academic year.

  • MUHL 377 Baroque Opera (3 credits)

    Offered by: Music Research (Schulich School of Music)

    Overview

    Music History and Literature : History of opera from its origins in the musical, literary, and philosophical models available to the Florentine Camerata to the end of the baroque. The development of opera will be studied from the perspective of artistic style and in the light of historical, political, social, and economic conditions.

    Terms: This course is not scheduled for the 2018-2019 academic year.

    Instructors: There are no professors associated with this course for the 2018-2019 academic year.

  • MUHL 387 Opera from Mozart to Puccini (3 credits)

    Offered by: Music Research (Schulich School of Music)

    Overview

    Music History and Literature : Mozart's operas and the seria, buffa, and Singspiel traditions. Ottocento opera, grand opera, and cross-fertilization between France and Italy. German Romantic opera. Wagner. Eastern European opera. Verismo and fin-de-siècle opera in Vienna and Paris. Sociology of opera. Emphasis on critical understanding of music's role in articulating drama.

    Terms: This course is not scheduled for the 2018-2019 academic year.

    Instructors: There are no professors associated with this course for the 2018-2019 academic year.

  • MUHL 388 Opera After 1900 (3 credits)

    Offered by: Music Research (Schulich School of Music)

    Overview

    Music History and Literature : Major early twentieth-century works by Debussy, Strauss, Schreker, Bartók, Stravinsky and Schoenberg. Opera in Europe between the Wars including operas of Berg, Milhaud, Krenek, Hindemith and Weill. Politics, sociology, and literature in relationship to musical style. Approaches since 1945 in selected works by Britten, Henze, Zimmermann, Ligeti, Somers and Glass.

    Terms: Winter 2019

    Instructors: Lisa Barg (Winter)

  • MUHL 390 The German Lied (3 credits)

    Offered by: Music Research (Schulich School of Music)

    Overview

    Music History and Literature : Survey of the German Lied from the late eighteenth to the early twentieth century, focusing on songs and song cycles by Schubert, Schumann, Brahms, Wolf, Mahler, Schoenberg, Berg, and Webern. Topics include text, musical form and text-music relationships, melodic style and harmonic organization, accompaniment, and performance practice.

    Terms: Fall 2018

    Instructors: Roe-Min Kok (Fall)

Electives (18 credits)

3 credits of non-Music Electives

15 credits of Free Electives (may not include courses with a MUEN prefix)

Prior to, or concurrent with registration in the corresponding Diction courses, the Voice Major must furnish evidence of having completed English Second Language courses, ITAL 205D1/ITAL 205D2, GERM 202, and FRSL 207, or their equivalent. This language requirement may be fulfilled by appropriate high school or CEGEP courses, or as part of the non-music and/or free elective requirements above, or by extra university courses.

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