Music Minor


The Minor in Music requires six subjects that will give students experience within the three main branches of music: history/culture, composition/ theory, and performance. 

Tier I Introduction 
Select up to two subjects from 21M.001—099 
Tier II Breadth 
Three subjects, one from each category 

History/Culture: 21M.201—299

Composition/Theory: 21M.301
Performance (two terms): 21M.401—499
Tier III Specialty
Select one to three subjects from the following:
History/Culture: 21M.201—299 
Composition/Theory: 21M.302—399 
Performance (two terms equals one subject): 21M.401—499 
Advanced Seminar in Music: 21M.500 


Students who enter with additional training in music theory should take 21M.302 or an upper-level course as a substitute for 301.

For further information, contact the Minor Advisor, Martin Marks. During the Spring 2023 term, the Minor Advisor will be Professor Michael Scott Cuthbert.