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3.18 Master's Recital

1. A graduate recital is required of all candidates for the degree Master of Music in Jazz Studies.
2. Each candidate must have first removed any undergraduate and GPE deficiencies, and have passed either the Graduate Improvisation Proficiency Exam, or the Graduate Arranging Proficiency Exam.
3. Each candidate must have also completed sixteen graduate credits toward the degree, at which time, the candidate may submit a proposed recital program in consultation with the applied teacher.
4. Graduate recitals may be given at any time during long semesters, following the guidelines for scheduling in the recital packet. However, the date must be scheduled before the end of the seventh week of classes.
5. A complete checklist of procedures, requirements and deadlines is contained in the Graduate Jazz Recital Guidelines (found in this handbook) along with any necessary forms.
6. Current, former, retired, and adjunct faculty members may not participate in student degree recitals. Guest artists are not permitted in student degree recitals.
7. Master's recitals must have program notes written by the recitalist. The notes must be reviewed by the major professor before they are distributed.