Musicology

Minor

Musicology Plus a
Major Concentration
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The Musicology minor is designed for students who seek to combine the humanistic study of music with a major concentration in another area. The minor is a sequence of seven academic courses, of which two must be lower division or GE courses in Musicology, two must be upper division courses in Musicology, and three more can be chosen from selected upper division offerings in Ethnomusicology, Music, and Musicology. There is no performance requirement for the Musicology minor.

Musicology Faculty
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Sukha Gildart
Lecturer, Body as Instrument
Mark Kligman
Chair of Ethnomusicology; Professor
Tamara Levitz
Professor
Elizabeth Randell Upton
Associate Professor
Shana Redmond
Associate Professor
César Favila
Assistant Professor
Nina Eidsheim
Professor
Jessica Schwartz
Assistant Professor
Elisabeth Le Guin
Chair of Musicology; Professor
Robert Fink
Chair of Music Industry Minor; Professor
Jessica A. Holmes
Postdoctoral Scholar
Raymond Knapp
Academic Associate Dean; Professor
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