Queens College Aaron Copland School of Music

Aaron Copland School of Music

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Faculty Office Hours

All faculty can be reached via email, and individual appointments can arranged between students and faculty.

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Hours and Location

Music Building
Room 203
Queens College, CUNY
65-30 Kissena Blvd.
Queens, NY 11367-1597
(Tel) 718-997-3800
(Fax) 718-997-3849

The Music Office does not accept walk-in appointments. All appointments (in-person and virtual) must be made 1-2 business days prior to the meeting. A music staff is in the office from Monday through Thursday, and the office operates virtually on Fridays.

To schedule an appointment with a music staff, please use this link.
Phone messages will be returned in 2-3 business days. You can also email ACSM@qc.cuny.edu to reach the music staff.
We appreciate your patience!

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Music Minor

The music minor is a program for non-music majors offered to supplement their major or to pursue an interest in music. There are two options for the minor:

Music Theory (21 credits):

In the music theory minor, you will learn about concepts of music theory like scales, intervals, and harmony. You will also be exposed to sight singing and some keyboarding.
The placement exam is required to declare this minor.


  • Music 171: Sight Singing 1 - 3 cr
  • Music 172: Sight Singing 2 - 3 cr
  • Music 173: Theory 1 - 3 cr
  • Music 174: Theory 2 - 3 cr
  • Music 121 - 3 cr (section to be approved by departmental advisor)
  • 2 semesters of large ensemble (Choir, Wind Ensemble, Orchestra) - 1 cr each
  • Electives (6 credits)


Music Production (24 credits):


  • Music 314: Intro - 3 cr
  • Music 315: MIDI 1 - 3 cr
  • Music 316: MIDI 2 - 3 cr
  • Music 318: Digital Recording 1 - 3 cr
  • Music 319: Digital Recording 2 - 3 cr


  • Songwriting 1 and 2, Film Scoring, Music For Media, Game Scoring, Physics of Musical Sound (PHYS 3)