Jun 15, 2024  
Course Catalog 2023-2024 
Course Catalog 2023-2024 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Historical Performance Major

Concentrations attached to the historical performance major include:

  • Baroque Cello
  • Baroque Cello and Viola da Gamba
  • Baroque Flute
  • Baroque Oboe
  • Baroque Violin
  • Harpsichord
  • Recorder
  • Viola da Gamba

Course Requirements

For course requirements for the Historical Performance Major: Harpsichord Concentration, see this grid .

For course requirements for all other concentrations of the historical performance major, see this grid .


This program of study is designed to prepare students for careers in performance on certain early instruments and for the combination of performance and musicology.


It is expected that majors in these early music instruments will work in close consultation with their advisors regarding the distribution of required courses over the four-year sequence.