Additional Music Major Requirements
Students must be enrolled in MUS 103 every semester until the Piano Proficiency is satisfied. Students must register for MUS 104 (with consent of instructor) the semester they complete the requirement. Students should see the Music Department for proficiency criteria.
Students must register for private lessons each semester they are enrolled at Edgewood College; at least two semesters must be taken at the 300 level with a grade of “C” or better and two semesters must be taken at the 400 level with a grade of “C” or better.
Students must be registered for a performing ensemble each semester they are enrolled at Edgewood College. Students should contact the Department Chair prior to registration for placement information.
Performance Class and Juried Reviews
All students who study privately will perform each semester in a performance class (MUS 000) and in a juried review during final examination week. Students must pass six semesters of MUS 000. Any student failing three semesters of MUS 000 will not be permitted to continue in the program.
Students will turn in a portfolio after two semesters of study at Edgewood College. A final portfolio review is required prior to graduation. Music education portfolios fulfill Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction requirements.
Transfer students should see the Department Chair for portfolio deadlines.