MASTER OF MUSIC IN PERFORMANCE –VOCAL


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Master of Music in Performance – Vocal

The Master of Music in Vocal Performance is designed to train students to become professional singers. This degree will prepare you to go directly into a professional singing career, or to pursue graduate studies in voice.


Program Benefits:

  • Develop and maintain efficient technique and compelling artistry.
  • Further essential stage skills and experience.
  • Opportunity to learn from professors with real-world experience and established records of successful teaching.
  • Gain practical experience for application of pedagogy.
  • Development of cross-styles both in performance and in teaching.
  • Concierge Model with your personal Success Coach to support your journey from application to graduation.
  • Your personal Success Coach will guide you through your specific major from enrollment, financial aid assistance, academic guidance, and help you adjust to returning to school.
  • Christian environment with an emphasis on Biblical worldview.
  • Performance opportunities in Opera, Musical Theatre, and Concert with Roger Breland Center for Performing Arts.
  • All-Steinway School.
  • No GRE Required.

Professional Opportunities:

  • Potential professional association with Mobile Opera, Mississippi Opera and other established companies.
  • Teaching Fellowship with International Performing Arts Institute
  • Professor at collegiate level
SEMESTER 1
COURSE CODE COURSE NAME CREDIT HOURS
MU 501 Music Theory 3
MU 547 Advanced German Diction 1
MUA 531 Applied Voice 2
MUA 537 Vocal Coaching 1
MUE 560 University Singers 0
MUE 570 Opera/MT Workshop 1
IT 501 Italian for Musicians I 3 *Based on proficiency exam
Cognate Area 3
TOTAL 11-14 credits
SEMESTER 2
COURSE CODE COURSE NAME CREDIT HOURS
MU 505 Opera Literature/Solo Vocal Literature 2
MUA 532 Applied Voice 2
MUA 538 Vocal Coaching 1
MUE 561 University Singers 0
MUE 571 Oper/MT Workshop 1
MU 546 Advanced French Diction 1
MU 510 Music History 3
IT 502 Italian for Musicians II 3 *Based on proficiency exam
TOTAL 10-13 credits
SEMESTER 3
COURSE CODE COURSE NAME CREDIT HOURS
MU 511 Music History 3
MU 524 Advanced Vocal Pedagogy 2
MUA 533 Applied Voice 2
MUE 538 Vocal Coaching 1
MUE 562 University Singers 0
MUE 572 Opera/MT Workshop 1
GR 501 German for Singers I 3 *Based on proficiency exam
TOTAL 9-12 credits
SEMESTER 4
COURSE CODE COURSE NAME CREDIT HOURS
MU 545 Advanced Italian Diction 1
MUA 534 Applied Voice 2
MUA 540 Vocal Coaching 1
MUE 563 University Singers 0
MUA 500 Graduate Recital 1
Cognate Area 3
GR 502 German for Singers II 3 *Based on proficiency exam
TOTAL 9-12 credits
TOTAL 39-51