Mar 03, 2024  
Undergraduate Catalog | 2023-2024 
Undergraduate Catalog | 2023-2024

Music Performance, Minor

The Minor in Music Performance is designed for students who wish to enhance their skills as performing artists while working towards degrees in other fields.  Music Performance minors participate in ensembles, receive private lessons, and take introductory courses in musicianship, as well as LBST 1103 , which can also be used to satisfy a General Education requirement.  The total unit requirement for the Minor in Music Performance is 18 credit hours.  For specific requirements, refer to the Department of Music Student Handbook.

All program-level Admissions and Progression Requirements are in addition to the University of North Carolina at Charlotte Admission Requirements .

Admission Requirements

See University Admission Requirements  

Interested students should contact the Performing Arts Academic Advisor as soon as possible for advising.  Students interested in pursuing this minor must audition through the Department of Music (see the “Future Students” link at for details).

Minor Requirements

Performance Courses (6 credit hours)

Primary Ensemble Courses (4 credit hours)

Select one of the following to be taken for four semesters:

Elective Music Courses (6 credit hours)

Select from extra semesters of Primary Ensembles listed above, extra semesters of Applied Music (space permitting) listed above, or from the following.  Please note that some ensembles may require an audition.

Total = 18 Credit Hours

Progression Requirements

All courses must be passed with grades of C or above to graduate with a Minor in Music Performance.