Department of Music
Master of Music (M.M.)
Major in Performance (Major Code: 5202)
Music Core Requirements
Required Courses for Emphasis
Each semester the music major is enrolled in nine semester hours or more (four semester hours in a summer session), the student must enroll in a major ensemble.
Candidates will be required to pass oral examinations over literature in their recital and major field of study.
Harrington Certificate in String Quartet
Performance (Major Code 5299)
Additional General Requirements
Each individual is expected to meet (or exceed) the performance standard expected for the WTAMU master of music degree and show a level of performance accomplishment that would lead to a professional performing career.
Two complete string quartet recitals are required (three or four are encouraged). It is expected that the last of these would be given near the end of the second year of study and be regarded as the “capstone” examination of the certificate program.