Music Education

Bachelor of Music in Music Education

 

Music Education Core - 30 credits

 

MUS 101 Comprehensive Musicianship I

4

MUS 102 Comprehensive Musicianship II

4

MUS 201 Comprehensive Musicianship III

4

MUS 202 Comprehensive Musicianship IV

4

MUS 244 Basic Choral & Instrumental Conducting

2

MUS 301 Comprehensive Musicianship V

4

MUS 331 Solfege I

2

MUS 332 Solfege II

2

MUS 400 Instrumental and Choral Arranging

2

MUS 431 Solfege III

2

Student must also demonstrative piano proficiency, attend departmental concerts and participate in recitals and small ensembles.

One of the five following areas of concentration (31-44 credits)

Music Education - Choral (35 credits)

 

MUS 235 Instrumental Techniques: Folk and Classroom

2

MUS 238 Singer's Diction

2

MUS 240 Vocal Pedagogy

2

MUS 344 Secondary Choral Methods and Conducting

3

MUS 442 Kodály Concept I

3

MUS 443 Kodály Concept II

3

Applied or Class Piano

5

Applied Voice

8

Concert Choir

7

Music Education - Choral & General (41 credits)

 

MUS 235 Instrumental Techniques: Folk and Classroom

2

MUS 238 Singer's Diction

2

MUS 240 Vocal Pedagogy

2

MUS 344 Secondary Choral Methods and Conducting

3

MUS 430 Folk Song History and Research

3

MUS 442 Kodály Concept I

3

MUS 443 Kodály Concept II

3

MUS 444 Kodály Concept III

3

Applied or Class Piano

5

Applied Voice

8

Concert Choir

7

Music Education - Instrumental (34 credits)

 

MUS 136, 137, 236, 237 Instrumental Techniques

8

MUS 243 Instrumental Methods and Materials

2

MUS 343 Secondary Instrumental Methods and Conducting

2

MUS 350 Instrumental Methods Practicum

1

Two Kodály Concept Courses (MUS 442-444)

6

Applied Major Instrument

8

Wind Ensemble

7

Music Education - Instrumental & General (44 credits)

 

MUS 136, 137, 236, 237 Instrumental Techniques

8

MUS 235 Instrumental Techniques: Folk and Classroom

2

MUS 243 Instrumental Methods and Materials

2

MUS 343 Secondary Instrumental Methods and Conducting

2

MUS 350 Instrumental Methods Practicum

1

MUS 430 Folk Song History and Research

3

MUS 442 Kodály Concept I

3

MUS 443 Kodály Concept II

3

MUS 444 Kodály Concept III

3

Applied Voice (if not major performing area)

2

Applied Major Instrument

8

Wind Ensemble

7

Music Education - Kodály & General (31 credits)

 

MUS 235 Instrumental Techniques: Folk and Classroom

2

MUS 430 Folk Song History and Research

3

MUS 442 Kodály Concept I

3

MUS 443 Kodály Concept II

3

MUS 444 Kodály Concept III

3

Applied Major Performing Area

8

Applied Voice (if not major performing area)

2

Concert Choir

7

Liberal Arts Core Courses

45-50

Total program credits

61-74

Upon completion of coursework, all Music Education majors undertake Student Teaching in their respective levels of concentration.

Candidates must complete the Teacher Education core and requirements for Wisconsin Licensure.

 

 

Faculty & Staff

  • Damon Carlson

    Title
    Assistant Professor/Director of Choral Activities
    Department
    Music
    Email Address
    Damon.Carlson@sl.edu
    Phone Number
    920-686-6184
  • Jeremiah Eis

    Title
    Instructor/ Director of Instrumental Music, CNaFME
    Department
    Music
    Email Address
    Jeremiah.Eis@sl.edu
    Phone Number
    920-686-6185
  • Dr. Diana Shapiro

    Title
    Assistant Professor/Piano Faculty
    Department
    Music
    Email Address
    diana.shapiro@sl.edu
    Phone Number
    920 686-6172
  • Sr. Marella Wagner

    Title
    Professor
    Department
    Music
    Email Address
    Marella.Wagner@sl.edu
    Phone Number
    920-686-6183
  • Sr. Lorna Zemke

    Title
    Professor
    Department
    Music
    Email Address
    Lorna.Zemke@sl.edu
    Phone Number
    920-686-6161