Lecture Performance Recital – MUSC 691

CG • Section 16WK • 07/01/2018 to 12/31/2199 • Modified 02/16/2022

Course Description

This is a faculty supervised, 55-60 minute lecture recital program. The student must demonstrate the ability to conduct or perform appropriate repertoire for 50 percent of the recital. The student must demonstrate the ability to lecture about their selected repertoire for 50 percent of the recital. Preparation of the recital must demonstrate completion of a serious, formal research paper that documents the repertoire selected, historical information about composers and songwriters, and rationale for stylistic representation.

For information regarding prerequisites for this course, please refer to the Academic Course Catalog.


An important part of a master’s degree is the completion of a capstone lecture recital. Under the direction of a project advisor, the master’s candidate completes a lecture recital, supporting manuscript, manuscript defense, and final document submission.  

Measurable Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this course, the candidate will be able to:

  1. Complete the lecture recital.
  2. Complete the document.
  3. Complete the document defense with committee.

Course Assignment

Course Requirements Checklist

After reading the Course Syllabus and Student Expectations, the student will complete the related checklist found in the Course Overview.

Lecture Recital Assignment

The student will prepare and present a lecture recital.

Final Document Submission Assignment

The student will research and write a document on a topic related to the music of his/her lecture recital.