Minor in Music

Non-Performance

A minor in music consists of 20 credits. Required courses: CFA MU 101, 102, 107, 108 (8 credits in music theory; these courses may be waived by passing a proficiency test and replaced with other courses in music). An additional 12 credits in music are selected with the approval of the advisor for music minors. Registration for applied music courses requires an audition and departmental approval. Registration for composition courses requires a portfolio review and departmental approval. Further information is found at the College of Fine Arts website.

Performance

The minor in music performance provides Boston University undergraduates with high-level training in instrumental or vocal performance. Concentrated individual study is required in addition to multiple semesters of ensemble participation and required coursework in music theory and music history. This minor is intended for student musicians with previous substantive music experience. Further information is found at the College of Fine Arts website.