Program Milestones

 

Students who registered before 2019

Meet with your supervisor regularly and complete progress reports each year. Voice students: Consult the Voice Area Handbook (PDF) for a general overview of Voice Area requirements.

D.Mus. 2

 

Fall

  • Tutorial 1 or 8
  • Seminar 1
  • 1st meeting of Advisory Committee
  • Additional required courses/ensembles

Winter

  • Performance tutorial 2 or 9 
  • Seminar 2
  • Additional required courses/ensembles
  • Definition of comprehensive topics completed
  • Recital 1

Summer

  • Thesis research

 


D.Mus. 3

 

Fall

  • Performance tutorial 3 or 10 
  • Seminar 3
  • 2nd meeting of Advisory Committee 
  • Remaining required courses/ensembles

Winter

  • Performance tutorial 4 or 11 
  • Seminar 4
  • Recital or recording project 2
  • Draft of comprehensive bibliographies

Summer

  • Thesis research

 


D.Mus. 4

 

Fall

  • Performance tutorial 5
  • Comprehensive examination
  • Lecture-Recital proposal (if not already done)
  • 3rd meeting of Advisory Committee

Winter

  • Performance tutorial 6
  • Lecture-Recital proposal (if not already done)
  • Apply in February to graduate in Spring
  • Lecture-Recital presentation
  • Paper submission

 


D.Mus. 5

 

Fall

  • Additional session

 

Students who registered in 2019

Meet with your supervisor regularly and complete progress reports each year. Voice students: Consult the Voice Area Handbook (PDF) for a general overview of Voice Area requirements.

 


D.Mus. 2

 

Fall

  • Tutorial 1 or 8
  • Research Methods in Music
  • Seminar 1
  • 1st meeting of Advisory Committee
  • Additional required courses/ensembles

Winter

  • Performance tutorial 2 or 9 
  • Seminar 2
  • Additional required courses/ensembles
  • Colloquium 1 (definition of main topic for the comprehensive exams)
  • Recital 1

Summer

  • Thesis research

 


D.Mus. 3

 

Fall

  • Performance tutorial 3 or 10 
  • Seminar 3
  • 2nd meeting of Advisory Committee 
  • Remaining required courses/ensembles
  • Colloquium 2 (definition of topic 2 and 3 for the comprehensive exams)
  • Comprehensive exam, written part (Dec 15-Feb 28)

Winter

  • Performance tutorial 4 or 11 
  • Oral exam
  • Recital or recording project 2

Summer

  • Thesis research

 


D.Mus. 4

 

Fall

  • Performance tutorial 5, if applicable.
  • Project proposal
  • 3rd meeting of Advisory Committee

Winter

  • Performance tutorial 6, if applicable.
  • Apply in February to graduate in Spring
  • Project proposal (if not already done)
  • Final recital if applicable
  • Presentation of paper, if applicable
  • Paper submission

Time Limit!

Progress Reports and Degree Audit Forms

To avoid running out of time, fill out your progress reports at least once a year with your supervisor.

PDF icon Graduate Progress Report Guidelines

Research progress tracking form

PDF icon DegreeAuditStudent_DMusPerformance_September2019

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