||Applied Study (a)
||History of Opera
|CONSVTY 5566 (A, B, C, D)
||Vocal Literature (one required)
||Introduction to Research and Bibliography in Music
||Master's Recital (two required)
(a) A minimum of one semester of applied music (5501) is usually required before the first solo recital. However, Voice Performance majors, with the approval of the Vocal Studies Division, may enroll in 5597 (Master's Recital) any semester to receive credit for a major UMKC opera role.
Notes: Not more than one-half the total hours counted toward the planned program may be in applied music and recitals.
Participation for two semesters in a major choral ensemble is required.
The diction proficiency test for French, German and Italian must be passed.
(a) A movement class may be substituted.
(b) Recommended courses include vocal literature, music histoyr, music theory, applied piano, and vocal pedagogy.
The following two requirements also apply to all students in the M.M. in Performance: Voice Emphasis, Opera Track.
Language requirement. Must attain a grade of B- (2.7) or better in a second semester, freshmen-level, foreign language course in all three languages - French, German and Italian.
Ensemble requirement. Students must satisfactorily participate in one major choral/orchestral work during their two years of study, either as soloists or members of the chorus. Assignment for participation is at the discretion of the Director of Choral Activities.