Music 290C - Special Problems (Composition)

Cr. var. FS.
Dr. Christopher Hopkins


Undergraduate status and permission of instructor. Audition through portfolio of original compositions in Classical or experimental forms.

See composition/theory division. for a description of the composition emphasis in the Bachelor of Music degree, including an FAQ.


Completion of medium to large scale composition projects. Supporting score study and technical writing projects as related to the composition projects. May be repeated for credit.

The two-credit option is reserved for undergraduate music majors preparing to enter the composition emphasis. Space permitting, and by audition, a one-credit option is available for non-majors or music majors studying composition for enrichment. The course is taught in classroom meetings or private tutorials at the discretion of the instructor.