Links
Section Menu

Music History

 

Faculty   (click on links for bio/contact info)

Coordinator: Ernest May, emay@music.umass.edu, (413) 545-0624

Robert Eisenstein

Erinn Knyt

Lance Lehmberg

Roberta M. Marvin (Chair of the Department)

Olabode Omojola (Five College ethnomusicology professor)

Emiliano Ricciardi

Marianna Ritchey


Undergraduate Music History

BMus, Music History: Focuses on the study of the historical, stylistic, and cultural development of music; foreign language study and a senior thesis are required.  Prepares students for graduate work in Musicology or a possible career in arts management, librarianship, or music journalism.

Links to detailed course subplans (pdf format) in Music History:
Wind/Brass/Percussion
Strings
Voice
Keyboard


Graduate Music History

MM, Music History: Focuses on the study of the historical, stylistic, and cultural development of music at an advanced level; a master's thesis is required. Prepares students for PhD programs in Musicology, for teaching and research in music history, or a possible career in arts management, librarianship, or music journalism.

Course subplan/Degree checklist: M.M. in Music History  (pdf file)

Graduate Music Student Handbook (pdf)

For more information, see the Graduate Music Programs page