Additional requirement: admission to the BMus requires an audition. Consult the School of Music guidelines.

Requirements for this program have been modified. Please consult the 2018-2019 calendars for the previous requirements.

Common Core Requirements 

ENG 1100Workshop in Essay Writing3 Units
3 course units from:3 Units
Introduction to Interdisciplinary Study in the Arts 1
Introduction to Interdisciplinary Study in the Arts 1
Literature and Composition I: Prose Fiction
Literature and Composition II: Drama and Poetry
3 course units from:3 Units
Sight-Singing and Dictation I: General
Sight-Singing and Dictation I: Intermediate
Sight-Singing and Dictation I: Advanced
Sight-Singing and Dictation I: Enriched
One option from the following:18 Units
Option 1:
Applied Music I 2
Applied Music II 2
Applied Music III 2
Option 2:
Applied Music I: Performance BMUS 2
Applied Music II: Performance BMUS 2
Applied Music III: Performance BMUS 2
MUS 2306Theory and Analysis I 33 Units
MUS 2307Theory and Analysis II3 Units
MUS 2331Forms and Styles I: Middle Ages and Renaissance3 Units
MUS 2332Forms and Styles II: Baroque and Early Classical3 Units
3 course units from:3 Units
Sight-Singing and Dictation II: General
Sight-Singing and Dictation II: Intermediate
Sight-Singing and Dictation II: Advanced
Sight-Singing and Dictation II: Enriched
MUS 3306Theory and Analysis III3 Units
MUS 3307Theory and Analysis IV3 Units
MUS 3333Forms and Styles III: Late Classical and Early Romantic3 Units
MUS 3334Forms and Styles IV: Late Romantic and Early Modern3 Units
MUS 3335Twentieth-Century Music3 Units
3 elective course units in a discipline other than music (MUS)3 Units
3 course units in French as a second language (FLS) 43 Units
51 course units related to your profile and instrument combination51 Units
6 elective course units6 Units
Total: 120 Units

Note(s) 

Specific Instrument Requirements

Guitar

Compulsory courses
MUS 4158Piano Pedagogy I3 Units
MUS 4159Piano Pedagogy II3 Units
Optional courses
6 course units from:6 Units
Keyboard Literature I
Keyboard Literature II
Studio Practicum for Pianists
6 course units from:6 Units
Music Education I
Music Education II
Musical Approach for Young Students
Music Education III
Selected Topics in Music Education
Research Project I
3 course units from:3 Units
Seminar I
Topics in Counterpoint
Selected Topics in Score Analysis
Introduction to Schenkerian Analysis
Survey of Music in Canada
Atonal and Twelve-Tone Music
3 optional course units in music (MUS)3 Units
12 elective course units 12 Units
Ensemble courses
9 compulsory course units of ensembles from:9 Units
Guitar Ensemble
6 optional course units of ensembles from: 6 Units
Choral Ensemble
Calixa-Lavallée Choir
Total: 51 Units

Harp

Compulsory courses
MUS 4158Piano Pedagogy I3 Units
MUS 4159Piano Pedagogy II3 Units
Optional courses
6 course units from:6 Units
Keyboard Literature I
Keyboard Literature II
Studio Practicum for Pianists
6 course units from:6 Units
Music Education I
Music Education II
Musical Approach for Young Students
Music Education III
Selected Topics in Music Education
Research Project I
3 course units from:3 Units
Seminar I
Topics in Counterpoint
Selected Topics in Score Analysis
Introduction to Schenkerian Analysis
Survey of Music in Canada
Atonal and Twelve-Tone Music
6 optional course units in music (MUS)6 Units
12 elective course units 12 Units
Ensemble courses
12 optional course units of ensembles from: 12 Units
Orchestra
Wind Ensemble
Choral Ensemble
Calixa-Lavallée Choir
Total: 51 Units

 Percussion 

Compulsory courses
MUS 4158Piano Pedagogy I3 Units
MUS 4159Piano Pedagogy II3 Units
Optional courses
6 course units from:6 Units
Keyboard Literature I
Keyboard Literature II
Studio Practicum for Pianists
6 course units from:6 Units
Music Education I
Music Education II
Musical Approach for Young Students
Music Education III
Selected Topics in Music Education
Research Project I
3 course units from:3 Units
Seminar I
Topics in Counterpoint
Selected Topics in Score Analysis
Introduction to Schenkerian Analysis
Survey of Music in Canada
Atonal and Twelve-Tone Music
3 optional course units in music (MUS)3 Units
12 elective course units 12 Units
Ensemble courses
9 compulsory course units of ensembles from:9 Units
Wind Ensemble
6 optional course units of ensembles from: 6 Units
Choral Ensemble
Calixa-Lavallée Choir
or
Orchestra
Total: 51 Units

 Piano 

Compulsory courses
MUS 4158Piano Pedagogy I3 Units
MUS 4159Piano Pedagogy II3 Units
Optional courses
6 course units from: 6 Units
Keyboard Literature I
Keyboard Literature II
Studio Practicum for Pianists
6 course units from: 6 Units
Music Education I
Music Education II
Musical Approach for Young Students
Music Education III
Selected Topics in Music Education
Research Project I
3 course units from3 Units
Seminar I
Topics in Counterpoint
Selected Topics in Score Analysis
Introduction to Schenkerian Analysis
Survey of Music in Canada
Atonal and Twelve-Tone Music
6 optional course units in music (MUS)6 Units
12 elective course units12 Units
Ensembles courses
6 compulsory ensemble course units from:6 Units
Piano Ensemble
Accompaniment
6 optional ensemble course units from:6 Units
Choral Ensemble
Calixa-Lavallée Choir
Total: 51 Units

Saxophone 

Compulsory courses
MUS 4158Piano Pedagogy I3 Units
MUS 4159Piano Pedagogy II3 Units
Optional courses
6 course units from:6 Units
Keyboard Literature I
Keyboard Literature II
Studio Practicum for Pianists
6 course units from: 6 Units
Music Education I
Musical Approach for Young Students
Music Education III
Selected Topics in Music Education
Research Project I
3 course units from:3 Units
Seminar I
Topics in Counterpoint
Selected Topics in Score Analysis
Introduction to Schenkerian Analysis
Survey of Music in Canada
Atonal and Twelve-Tone Music
3 optional course units in music (MUS)3 Units
12 elective course units 12 Units
Ensembles courses
9 compulsory course units of ensembles from: 9 Units
Wind Ensemble
6 optional course units of ensembles from: 6 Units
Choral Ensemble
Calixa-Lavallée Choir
Total: 51 Units

Cords and strings  

Compulsory courses
MUS 4159Piano Pedagogy II3 Units
MUS 4159Piano Pedagogy II3 Units
Optional courses
6 course units from:6 Units
Keyboard Literature I
Keyboard Literature II
Studio Practicum for Pianists
6 course units from:6 Units
Music Education I
Music Education II
Musical Approach for Young Students
Music Education III
Selected Topics in Music Education
Research Project I
3 course units from:3 Units
Seminar I
Topics in Counterpoint
Selected Topics in Score Analysis
Introduction to Schenkerian Analysis
Survey of Music in Canada
Atonal and Twelve-Tone Music
6 optional course units in music (MUS)6 Units
12 elective course units12 Units
Ensembles courses
9 compulsory ensemble course units from:9 Units
Orchestra
3 optional ensemble course units from:3 Units
Orchestra
Wind Ensemble
Opera Production
Choral Ensemble
Calixa-Lavallée Choir
Guitar Ensemble
Jazz Ensemble
Brass Choir
Brass Ensemble
Woodwind Ensemble
Baroque Ensemble
Percussion Ensemble
Contemporary Music Ensemble
Mixed Ensemble
Piano Ensemble
Accompaniment
Studio Accompanying
Chamber Music I
Total: 51 Units

Voice 

Compulsory courses
MUS 4158Piano Pedagogy I3 Units
MUS 4159Piano Pedagogy II3 Units
Optional courses
6 course units from:6 Units
Keyboard Literature I
Keyboard Literature II
Studio Practicum for Pianists
6 course units from:6 Units
Music Education I
Music Education II
Musical Approach for Young Students
Music Education III
Selected Topics in Music Education
Research Project I
3 course units from:3 Units
Seminar I
Topics in Counterpoint
Selected Topics in Score Analysis
Introduction to Schenkerian Analysis
Survey of Music in Canada
Atonal and Twelve-Tone Music
6 optional course units in music (MUS)6 Units
12 elective course units 12 Units
Ensembles courses
6 compulsory ensemble course units from:6 Units
Opera Production
6 optional ensemble course units from:6 Units
Choral Ensemble
Calixa-Lavallée Choir
Total: 51 Units

Winds and Brass 

Compulsory courses
MUS 4158Piano Pedagogy I3 Units
MUS 4159Piano Pedagogy II3 Units
Optional courses
6 course units from: 6 Units
Keyboard Literature I
Keyboard Literature II
Studio Practicum for Pianists
6 course units from: 6 Units
Music Education I
Music Education II
Musical Approach for Young Students
Music Education III
Selected Topics in Music Education
Research Project I
3 course units from: 3 Units
Seminar I
Topics in Counterpoint
Selected Topics in Score Analysis
Introduction to Schenkerian Analysis
Survey of Music in Canada
Atonal and Twelve-Tone Music
3 optional course units in music (MUS)3 Units
12 elective course units 12 Units
Ensembles courses
9 compulsory course units of ensembles from:9 Units
Wind Ensemble
6 optional course units of ensembles from: 6 Units
Choral Ensemble
Calixa-Lavallée Choir
or
6 compulsory units of ensembles from:
Orchestra
Total: 51 Units

Additional requirement: admission to the BMus requires an audition. Consult the School of Music guidelines.

Requirements for this program have been modified. Please consult the 2018-2019 calendars for the previous requirements.

Common Core Requirements 

ENG 1100Workshop in Essay Writing3 Units
3 course units from:3 Units
Introduction to Interdisciplinary Study in the Arts 1
Introduction to Interdisciplinary Study in the Arts 1
Literature and Composition I: Prose Fiction
Literature and Composition II: Drama and Poetry
3 course units from:3 Units
Sight-Singing and Dictation I: General
Sight-Singing and Dictation I: Intermediate
Sight-Singing and Dictation I: Advanced
Sight-Singing and Dictation I: Enriched
One option from the following:18 Units
Option 1:
Applied Music I 2
Applied Music II 2
Applied Music III 2
Option 2:
Applied Music I: Performance BMUS 2
Applied Music II: Performance BMUS 2
Applied Music III: Performance BMUS 2
MUS 2306Theory and Analysis I 33 Units
MUS 2307Theory and Analysis II3 Units
MUS 2331Forms and Styles I: Middle Ages and Renaissance3 Units
MUS 2332Forms and Styles II: Baroque and Early Classical3 Units
3 course units from:3 Units
Sight-Singing and Dictation II: General
Sight-Singing and Dictation II: Intermediate
Sight-Singing and Dictation II: Advanced
Sight-Singing and Dictation II: Enriched
MUS 3306Theory and Analysis III3 Units
MUS 3307Theory and Analysis IV3 Units
MUS 3333Forms and Styles III: Late Classical and Early Romantic3 Units
MUS 3334Forms and Styles IV: Late Romantic and Early Modern3 Units
MUS 3335Twentieth-Century Music3 Units
3 elective course units in a discipline other than music (MUS)3 Units
3 course units in French as a second language (FLS) 43 Units
51 course units related to your profile and instrument combination51 Units
6 elective course units6 Units
Total: 120 Units

Note(s) 

Specific Instrument Requirements

Guitar

Compulsory courses
MUS 4158Piano Pedagogy I3 Units
MUS 4159Piano Pedagogy II3 Units
Optional courses
6 course units from:6 Units
Keyboard Literature I
Keyboard Literature II
Studio Practicum for Pianists
6 course units from:6 Units
Music Education I
Music Education II
Musical Approach for Young Students
Music Education III
Selected Topics in Music Education
Research Project I
3 course units from:3 Units
Seminar I
Topics in Counterpoint
Selected Topics in Score Analysis
Introduction to Schenkerian Analysis
Survey of Music in Canada
Atonal and Twelve-Tone Music
3 optional course units in music (MUS)3 Units
12 elective course units 12 Units
Ensemble courses
9 compulsory course units of ensembles from:9 Units
Guitar Ensemble
6 optional course units of ensembles from: 6 Units
Choral Ensemble
Calixa-Lavallée Choir
Total: 51 Units

Harp

Compulsory courses
MUS 4158Piano Pedagogy I3 Units
MUS 4159Piano Pedagogy II3 Units
Optional courses
6 course units from:6 Units
Keyboard Literature I
Keyboard Literature II
Studio Practicum for Pianists
6 course units from:6 Units
Music Education I
Music Education II
Musical Approach for Young Students
Music Education III
Selected Topics in Music Education
Research Project I
3 course units from:3 Units
Seminar I
Topics in Counterpoint
Selected Topics in Score Analysis
Introduction to Schenkerian Analysis
Survey of Music in Canada
Atonal and Twelve-Tone Music
6 optional course units in music (MUS)6 Units
12 elective course units 12 Units
Ensemble courses
12 optional course units of ensembles from: 12 Units
Orchestra
Wind Ensemble
Choral Ensemble
Calixa-Lavallée Choir
Total: 51 Units

 Percussion 

Compulsory courses
MUS 4158Piano Pedagogy I3 Units
MUS 4159Piano Pedagogy II3 Units
Optional courses
6 course units from:6 Units
Keyboard Literature I
Keyboard Literature II
Studio Practicum for Pianists
6 course units from:6 Units
Music Education I
Music Education II
Musical Approach for Young Students
Music Education III
Selected Topics in Music Education
Research Project I
3 course units from:3 Units
Seminar I
Topics in Counterpoint
Selected Topics in Score Analysis
Introduction to Schenkerian Analysis
Survey of Music in Canada
Atonal and Twelve-Tone Music
3 optional course units in music (MUS)3 Units
12 elective course units 12 Units
Ensemble courses
9 compulsory course units of ensembles from:9 Units
Wind Ensemble
6 optional course units of ensembles from: 6 Units
Choral Ensemble
Calixa-Lavallée Choir
or
Orchestra
Total: 51 Units

 Piano 

Compulsory courses
MUS 4158Piano Pedagogy I3 Units
MUS 4159Piano Pedagogy II3 Units
Optional courses
6 course units from: 6 Units
Keyboard Literature I
Keyboard Literature II
Studio Practicum for Pianists
6 course units from: 6 Units
Music Education I
Music Education II
Musical Approach for Young Students
Music Education III
Selected Topics in Music Education
Research Project I
3 course units from3 Units
Seminar I
Topics in Counterpoint
Selected Topics in Score Analysis
Introduction to Schenkerian Analysis
Survey of Music in Canada
Atonal and Twelve-Tone Music
6 optional course units in music (MUS)6 Units
12 elective course units12 Units
Ensembles courses
6 compulsory ensemble course units from:6 Units
Piano Ensemble
Accompaniment
6 optional ensemble course units from:6 Units
Choral Ensemble
Calixa-Lavallée Choir
Total: 51 Units

Saxophone 

Compulsory courses
MUS 4158Piano Pedagogy I3 Units
MUS 4159Piano Pedagogy II3 Units
Optional courses
6 course units from:6 Units
Keyboard Literature I
Keyboard Literature II
Studio Practicum for Pianists
6 course units from: 6 Units
Music Education I
Musical Approach for Young Students
Music Education III
Selected Topics in Music Education
Research Project I
3 course units from:3 Units
Seminar I
Topics in Counterpoint
Selected Topics in Score Analysis
Introduction to Schenkerian Analysis
Survey of Music in Canada
Atonal and Twelve-Tone Music
3 optional course units in music (MUS)3 Units
12 elective course units 12 Units
Ensembles courses
9 compulsory course units of ensembles from: 9 Units
Wind Ensemble
6 optional course units of ensembles from: 6 Units
Choral Ensemble
Calixa-Lavallée Choir
Total: 51 Units

Cords and strings  

Compulsory courses
MUS 4159Piano Pedagogy II3 Units
MUS 4159Piano Pedagogy II3 Units
Optional courses
6 course units from:6 Units
Keyboard Literature I
Keyboard Literature II
Studio Practicum for Pianists
6 course units from:6 Units
Music Education I
Music Education II
Musical Approach for Young Students
Music Education III
Selected Topics in Music Education
Research Project I
3 course units from:3 Units
Seminar I
Topics in Counterpoint
Selected Topics in Score Analysis
Introduction to Schenkerian Analysis
Survey of Music in Canada
Atonal and Twelve-Tone Music
6 optional course units in music (MUS)6 Units
12 elective course units12 Units
Ensembles courses
9 compulsory ensemble course units from:9 Units
Orchestra
3 optional ensemble course units from:3 Units
Orchestra
Wind Ensemble
Opera Production
Choral Ensemble
Calixa-Lavallée Choir
Guitar Ensemble
Jazz Ensemble
Brass Choir
Brass Ensemble
Woodwind Ensemble
Baroque Ensemble
Percussion Ensemble
Contemporary Music Ensemble
Mixed Ensemble
Piano Ensemble
Accompaniment
Studio Accompanying
Chamber Music I
Total: 51 Units

Voice 

Compulsory courses
MUS 4158Piano Pedagogy I3 Units
MUS 4159Piano Pedagogy II3 Units
Optional courses
6 course units from:6 Units
Keyboard Literature I
Keyboard Literature II
Studio Practicum for Pianists
6 course units from:6 Units
Music Education I
Music Education II
Musical Approach for Young Students
Music Education III
Selected Topics in Music Education
Research Project I
3 course units from:3 Units
Seminar I
Topics in Counterpoint
Selected Topics in Score Analysis
Introduction to Schenkerian Analysis
Survey of Music in Canada
Atonal and Twelve-Tone Music
6 optional course units in music (MUS)6 Units
12 elective course units 12 Units
Ensembles courses
6 compulsory ensemble course units from:6 Units
Opera Production
6 optional ensemble course units from:6 Units
Choral Ensemble
Calixa-Lavallée Choir
Total: 51 Units

Winds and Brass 

Compulsory courses
MUS 4158Piano Pedagogy I3 Units
MUS 4159Piano Pedagogy II3 Units
Optional courses
6 course units from: 6 Units
Keyboard Literature I
Keyboard Literature II
Studio Practicum for Pianists
6 course units from: 6 Units
Music Education I
Music Education II
Musical Approach for Young Students
Music Education III
Selected Topics in Music Education
Research Project I
3 course units from: 3 Units
Seminar I
Topics in Counterpoint
Selected Topics in Score Analysis
Introduction to Schenkerian Analysis
Survey of Music in Canada
Atonal and Twelve-Tone Music
3 optional course units in music (MUS)3 Units
12 elective course units 12 Units
Ensembles courses
9 compulsory course units of ensembles from:9 Units
Wind Ensemble
6 optional course units of ensembles from: 6 Units
Choral Ensemble
Calixa-Lavallée Choir
or
6 compulsory units of ensembles from:
Orchestra
Total: 51 Units