This department offers a unique series of courses in music theory designed for both the performing musician and the composer.
In addition to traditional classroom studies in counterpoint, harmony, form, rhythm, ear-training, dictation and sight-singing, the School’s theory program features:
Specific courses and degree sequence plans can be found in the Course Catalog.
Our theory faculty members past and present have been involved in lecture presentations and seminars at institutions and conferences throughout the world, including:
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