Courses

The Music Department offers a range of music courses for students of any major.

To register for current courses, visit MyPack Portal. Full descriptions can be found here

Music Performance Ensembles

MUS 112 – Men’s Choir
MUS 113 – Women’s Choir
MUS 115 – State Chorale
MUS 121 – Raleigh Civic Symphony
MUS 122 – Raleigh Civic Chamber Orchestra
MUS 131 – Marching Band
MUS 132 – Varsity Band
MUS 134 – Wind Ensemble
MUS 140 – Jazz Improvisation
MUS 141 – Jazz Combo II
MUS 142 – Jazz Ensemble II
MUS 143 – Jazz Combo I
MUS 144 – Jazz Ensemble I
MUS 152 –¬†Beginning Bagpiping

Musical Development

MUS 103 – Music Theory I
MUS 104 – Aural Skills I
MUS 107 – Class Piano I
MUS 120 –¬†Introduction to Music Theory
MUS 150 – Vocal Techniques
MUS 203 – Music Theory II
MUS 204 – Aural Skills II
MUS 207 – Class Piano II
MUS 208 – Piano Pedagogy

Musical Performance

MUS 300 – Chamber Music Performance
MUS 390 – Applied Music Lessons – Instrumental, Vocal, Piano
MUS 493 – Independent Study – Recital
MUS 498 – Independent Study

Music Composition

MUS 305 – Music Composition
MUS 306 – Music Composition with Computers

Music Appreciation and History

MUS 180 – Introduction to Music Experience
MUS 200 – Understanding Music: Global Perspective
MUS 201 – Introduction to Music Literature I
MUS 202 – Introduction to Music Literature II
MUS 205 – Introduction to Music in Western Society
MUS 206 – America’s Music
MUS 210 – History of Rock I: 1950s-1970s
MUS 211 – History of Rock II: 1980s-Present
MUS 230 – Intro to African-American Music
MUS 260 – History of Jazz
MUS 310 – Music of 17th and 18th Centuries
MUS 315 – Music of 19th Century
MUS 320 – Music of the 20th Century
MUS 330 – Music Drama
MUS 350 – Music of Asia
MUS 360 – Women of Music

Music Industry and Technology

MUS 240 – Introduction to the Music Industry
MUS 270 – Songwriting using Digital Audio Workstations

Arts Entrepreneurship

EMA 110 – Introduction to Arts Entrepreneurship
EMA 365 – Foundations in Arts Entrepreneurship
EMA 370 – Practical Arts Entrepreneurship
EMA 375 – Understanding the Arts Economies
EMA 430 – Capstone Experience in Arts Entrepreneurship