Print
Music

Course Code
MUS 458D  Credits 1-3 
Title Music Performance: Bass: Level 4 
Course Outline Course Outline 
Description Individual instruction and master classes. May be repeated for credit. 



Course Code
MUS 458F  Credits
Title Music Performance: Guitar: Level 4 
Course Outline Course Outline 
Description Individual instruction and master classes. May be repeated for credit. 



Course Code
MUS 459  Credits 1-3 
Title Music Performance: Percussion: Level 4 
Course Outline Course Outline 
Description Individual instruction and master classes. May be repeated for credit. 



Course Code
MUS 461  Credits
Title Music and Entertainment Entrepreneurship 
Prerequisite MUS 365  
Course Outline Course Outline 
Description Seminar covering broad range of current topics related to the music business. 



Course Code
MUS 466  Credits
Title Artist and Venue Management 
Prerequisite MUS 167, MUS 266, MUS 267, MUS 461; BUS 229, BUS 232 
Course Outline Course Outline 
Description This course will cover a variety of topics related to managing artists and venues of varying types and sizes.  



Course Code
MUS 467  Credits
Title Entertainment Case Law 
Prerequisite MUS 367 
Course Outline Course Outline 
Description This course will closely and critically analyze the major cases that define various concepts of the entertainment industry. This will include seminal cases in the area of Fair Use, Co-Authorship, Royalties, Film Distribution and other essential entertainment sector aspects. Methodology will be via readings and briefing of US case law. We will also spend time explaining how the court system of the United States works. 



Course Code
MUS 469  Credits 1-12 
Title Internship 
Prerequisite MUS 381 MUS 365 MUS 461 
Course Outline Course Outline 
Description Internship in music-related field. Students must pass the piano proficiency examination prior to enrolling in this course. A maximum of 12 internship credits may be applied to the degree. 



Course Code
MUS 472  Credits
Title Jazz Arranging II 
Prerequisite MUS 372 
Course Outline Course Outline 
Description A continuation of MUS 372. Writing for five-part ensemble with rhythm section and for larger ensembles (big band, vocal jazz ensemble and studio orchestra). 



Course Code
MUS 481  Credits
Title Projects in Studio Production 
Prerequisite MUS 381 
Course Outline Course Outline 
Description Individual projects in Studio Production. May be repeated for credit. 



Course Code
MUS 484  Credits 1-2 
Title Projects in Sound Reinforcement and Concert Recording 
Prerequisite MUS 284 
Course Outline Course Outline 
Description Individual projects centered on learning sound reinforcement and concert recording for all types of concert situations. Most of the class will involve hands on work for departmental music productions. Class participants will learn Tonmeister recording techniques and sound reinforcement while using our department's various sound reinforcement systems. Students must be prepared to work at night and off-campus for MSUM Music Department events. May be repeated for credit. 



Course Code
MUS 490  Credits 1-3 
Title Topics in Music 
Course Outline Course Outline 
Description This is an upper division topical course in Music and may be repeated when the topic changes. 



Course Code
MUS 492  Credits
Title Senior Capstone/Thesis 
Prerequisite MUS 304 
Course Outline Course Outline 
Description Senior capstone focused on the development and completion of the senior thesis and, as appropriate, public presentation of the results of the thesis. May be repeated for credit for up to 3 credits.  



Course Code
MUS 497  Credits 1-3 
Title Independent Study 
Course Outline Course Outline 
Description Directed study of particular topics in music agreed upon by instructor and student.