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OHIO University Undergraduate Catalog 2010-12 
OHIO University Undergraduate Catalog 2010-12 [Archived Catalog]

Organ Major (B.Mus.)

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Major code BM5102

Minimum credit hours required for graduation: 192

Bachelor of Music in Performance

The following curriculum is designed for students demonstrating exceptional talent, technical competence, and the ability to interpret advanced repertoire on their instrument or voice. You are prepared to perform repertoire from all periods available for your instrument. You are required to participate in solo, chamber music, and large ensemble performances. The Bachelor of Music prepares graduating students to establish private teaching studios, to engage in professional performance, and to study at the graduate level. An emphasis in pedagogy is available for piano majors primarily interested in teaching.


  • Performance Group Credit Hours: 3–6
  • Tier I English Composition Credit Hours: 5
  • Tier I Quantitative Skills Credit Hours: 4-5
  • Tier II Elective Credit Hours: 4–5


  • Performance Group Credit Hours: 3–6
  • Electives Credit Hours: 3-4


  • Performance Group Credit Hours: 3
  • Music Elective Credit Hours: 6
  • Elective, French or German Credit Hours: 12
  • English Composition (300 level) Credit Hours: 4

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  • Performance Group Credit Hours: 3–6
  • Tier II Electives Credit Hours: 9–10
  • Electives Credit Hours: 6

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