Minor in Music Performance

Wells School of Music

Students must complete a minimum of six credits of advanced standing coursework in their minor.*

Required Courses
AMF 251Foundations of Music Performance I3
AMF 252Foundations of Music Performance II3
AML 351Understanding Live Music Performance (Substitutions may be made with department approval)3
or AMA 352 Performance in the Arts
Students enroll in AME 101, AEB 311, and AEB 112 for ensemble instruction and then will be auditioned to perform with any of the following courses: Men's Chorus, Women's Chorus, Cantari Donne, Mastersingers, Concert Choir, Marching Band, Concert Band, Wind Symphony, Wind Ensemble, Symphony Orchestra, Guitar Ensemble, Jazz Ensembles.
Ensembles for Music Minor
Marching Band Front
Marching Band
Elective Courses 15
Under advisement, select 5 credits of elective performance courses:
Special Subjects Seminar
Special Subjects Seminar
Electronic Instruments
Jazz Ensemble Techniques
Performance in the Arts 2
Ensembles for Music Minor 3
Understanding Live Music Performance 2
Guitar Class
Musician Injury Prevention
Music Rhythm Class
Class Piano for Non-Music Majors
Class Piano for Non-Music Majors
Voice Class
Total Minimum Credits Required18

Substitutions may be made with department approval.


If not taken as requirement.


Up to 5 credits.

*Advanced standing coursework is defined as any 300-level course or above and specific 200-level courses identified by the department.