Applied Music is a one-credit course consisting of individual private lessons, culminating in a juried performance at the end of the semester. Additional performance opportunities may include studio recitals, master classes, and the Honors Recital. Applied Music also provides more ejoyment and opportunities for current or aspiring members of large ensembles, such as University Chorale, Symphony Orchestra, Jazz Ensemble, and Wind Ensemble. Click here for a list of the Applied Lessons we offer.
There are two categories of applied lessons:
MUSC 280: Applied Music is a one-credit course consisting of a thirty-minute lesson each week.
MUSC 380: Advanced Applied Music is a one-credit course consisting of a sixty-minute lesson each week. To be considered for MUSC 380, a student must be a Music Major and receive permission from the department.
Vocalists and pianists must audition for acceptance into Applied Lessons. Auditions take place periodically throughout the year. Interested students can sign-up for upcoming auditions online.
All other instrumentalists do not need to audition and can register for lessons through LOCUS. Please note that enrollment must be completed by the first Thursday of classes.
Returning students (students who are currently enrolled or who have previously been enrolled)
All returning students can re-enroll in their section through LOCUS. Please note that re-enrollment must be completed by the first Thursday of classes.
Instrumentalists: contact Haysun Kang at firstname.lastname@example.org
Vocalists: contact Kirsten Hedegaard at email@example.com