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Course Catalog 2022-2023 
Course Catalog 2022-2023 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Performance Minor: Harpsichord, Recorder, Baroque Flute, Early Oboes, Baroque Violin, Baroque Cello/Viola da Gamba


The student must be in a Bachelor’s Degree Program in the Conservatory.

Students must be recommended by their private study teacher, and approved by the Historical Performance Committee, after at least two semesters of secondary study.


Course Requirements

Completion of at least six semesters of secondary private study. (One or two semesters may be waived, as described under “Private Applied Study Courses in Performance.”)

HPRF 302 (Introduction to Historical Performance).

Four additional credits in Historical Performance, normally earned through ensemble participation.

Non-Course Requirements

First and Second Minor Committee Examinations (the examinations may be taken at any time before graduation at the discretion of the Historical Performance Committee).

Two performances in Historical Performance Studio Class.

One departmental recital appearance.