May 09, 2021  
Fitchburg State University 2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
Fitchburg State University 2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog

Music Theory/Composition


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Music Minors


Chairperson: Petri Flint
Professors: Robin Dinda, Jane Fiske
Assistant Professors: Jonathan Harvey, Amy McGlothlin

Objectives for the Program in Music

The program in Music provides students with the opportunity to actively engage in music through instrumental or choral work. Courses are designed to fulfill the arts requirement in the Liberal Arts and Sciences Program and to study the history and theory of music at different times across many cultures. Minors are also available in Music Performance, Music History, and Music Theory/Composition.

Shared Core for Music Minors

Students seeking a minor in music complete the following:

  • Pass a piano proficiency test (or complete MUSC 2500  Class Piano as equivalence)
  • Pass a dictation & sight-singing proficiency test (or take MUSC 1001   Ear Training as equivalence)

Core Courses (6 credits):

Music Theory and Composition instruction (12 credits):


4 courses chosen from the following list:

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