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Performing Arts | Applied Music Courses

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MUS-001
Course Level:Undergraduate
Applied Music Performance Lab (0)
Required weekly performance lab provides students enrolled in private instrument or vocal study the opportunity to perform before their peers and public, or to hear guest performers and lectures. Prerequisite: must be taken concurrently with MUS-121, MUS-122, MUS-334, or MUS-434.

 

MUS-021
Course Level: Undergraduate/Graduate
Private Instrument (0)
Students may enroll in noncredit private study for voice, piano, organ, guitar, or other orchestral instruments, for 1/2 hour per week. Usually offered every term. Prerequisite: permission of department chair.

 

MUS-022
Course Level: Undergraduate/Graduate
Private Instrument (0)
Students may enroll in noncredit private study for voice, piano, organ, guitar, or other orchestral instruments, for one hour per week. Usually offered every term. Prerequisite: permission of department chair.

 

MUS-100
Course Level: Undergraduate
Class Instrumental Study (1)
May be repeated for credit for a second semester at a more advanced level. Beginning study in piano. Prepares the beginning student for private study. Usually offered every term. Prerequisite: permission of department.


MUS-101
Course Level: Undergraduate
Class Vocal Study (1)
May be repeated for a second semester at a more advanced level. Basic principles of singing. Prepares the beginning student for private study, for more effective choral singing, etc. Usually offered every term. Prerequisite: permission of department.

 

MUS-121
Course Level: Undergraduate
Private Instrumental or Vocal Study (1)
May be repeated for credit with permission of instructor; different repertoire is assumed. Students may enroll in private study for voice, piano, organ, guitar, or other orchestral instruments. Usually offered every term. Prerequisite: MUS-100 (piano), MUS-101 (voice), or permission of instructor.

 

MUS-122
Course Level: Undergraduate
Private Instrumental or Vocal Study (2)
May be repeated for credit with permission of instructor; different repertoire assumed. Students may enroll in private study for voice, piano, organ, guitar, other orchestral instruments, conducting, or composition. Usually offered every term. Prerequisite: permission of department.

 

MUS-334
Course Level: Undergraduate
Private Instrumental or Vocal Study (4)
Junior performance honors. Full recital required. Usually offered every term. Prerequisite: audition and permission of department chair.

 

MUS-434
Course Level: Undergraduate
Private Instrumental or Vocal Study (4)
Senior performance honors. Full recital required. Usually offered every term. Prerequisite: audition and permission of department chair.

 

MUS-534
Course Level: Undergraduate/Graduate
Studio Accompanying (2)
May be repeated for credit with permission of instructor, but not in the same term; different repertoire assumed. Provides piano students with practical studio experience with singers and instrumentalists; includes two supervised hours (lessons) and four preparation hours per week. Usually offered every term. Prerequisite: audition consisting of sight-reading and two songs handed out a week in advance.

 

MUS-791
Course Level: Graduate
Private Instrumental or Vocal Study (1)
May be repeated for credit with permission of instructor; different repertoire assumed. Students may enroll in private study for voice, piano, organ, guitar, or other orchestral instruments. Usually offered every term. Prerequisite: permission of department.

 

MUS-792
Course Level: Graduate
Private Instrumental or Vocal Study (2)
May be repeated for credit with permission of instructor; different repertoire is assumed. Students may enroll in private study for voice, piano, organ, guitar, other orchestral instruments, conducting, or composition. Usually offered every term. Prerequisite: permission of department.