Theory, Composition & Musicology
Composition: The ECU School of Music's Composition program is devoted to helping students develop the skills necessary to pursue a professional and/or academic career in the composition of contemporary concert music. More information, including application guidelines, can be found here.
Music Theory: The ECU School of Music’s Theory program is designed to help students develop their skills in music analysis, with specialized instruction in counterpoint, Schenkerian and post-tonal analysis, as well as music theory pedagogy. More information, including the application guidelines, can be found here.
- suggested preparation for entrance into the undergraduate program (entering freshmen)
Information for incoming Transfer Students
(those pursuing credit for coursework completed at institutions other than the ECU School of Music)
- suggested preparation for entrance into the graduate program