MUSIC

Dan Wanner, Chair                      CH243  •  (323) 953-4000 ext. 2880

http://www.lacitycollege.edu/academic/departments/music/index.html

MUSIC DEPARTMENT ENROLLMENT REQUIREMENTS
• During a student’s two-year MUSIC MAJOR PROGRAM, he/she is expected to enroll in the following courses:
HARMONY - MUSIC 201, 202, 203
MUSICIANSHIP - MUSIC 211, 212, 213
KEYBOARD HARMONY - MUSIC 301, 302, 303
PIANO - Total of 4 semesters of MUSIC 311, 312, 313, 314, 341, 361
CURRENT MUSICAL EVENTS - MUSIC 152 (4 Semesters)
PERFORMANCE ENSEMBLE - (Each semester of attendance – see below)

• If, however, a new MUSIC MAJOR is not qualified to enroll in the above courses, the student should enroll in the following courses concurrently:
INTRODUCTION TO MUSIC THEORY - MUSIC 200
INTRO TO KEYBOARD HARMONY - MUSIC 300
PIANO I - MUSIC 311
CURRENT MUSICAL EVENTS - MUSIC 152
PERFORMANCE ENSEMBLE (see below)

PERFORMANCE ENSEMBLE REQUIREMENT
• The Performance Ensemble Requirement may be satisfied by enrollment in any of the following courses: MUSIC 351, 501, 561, 705, 711, 725, 751, 765, 771, 781.
• Instrumental students who do not yet qualify for an instrumental performance organization will be able to fulfill their Performance Ensemble requirement by enrolling in one of the Choirs: (MUSIC 501 or 561).

REPEATABILITIES
Courses Marked With An “*”: These courses may be subject to additional repeatabilities under specific conditions. See Department Advisor.
Additional Repeatabilities For These Music Courses Permitted For Matriculated Students: MUSIC 180, 184, 250, 251, 311-384, 403, 414, 433, 453, 501-575, 604, 614, 624, 634, 654, and 701-785.

AUDITIONS
For Music Ensembles:
Students enrolling in Music Ensemble Classes where the course description indicates a need for an audition will audition as directed by the instructor at the first class meeting.
To Meet Prerequisites: Students enrolling in music classes with a performance level prerequisite who have not taken the required prerequisite may audition as directed by the class instructor at the first class meeting to confirm a performance level equal to that of the prerequisite.

 

MUSIC 101

FUNDAMENTALS OF MUSIC

(UC:CSU) - 3 UNITS

(For the non-music major.) A study of the fundamentals of music including notation, major and minor key signatures and scales, intervals, time signatures and rhythms, and triads. Some sight reading and ear training is included.

Satisfies Humanities requirement.

0936                  9:35-11:00    TTh              Kim                    CH206

0935                 11:10-1:15     M                 Blomquist            CH204

&                      11:10-12:10    W                 Blomquist            CH204

Special tutorial assistance available in section 0935

0937                 12:45-3:55     Sat                Staff                   CH204

Evening Classes

3435                  6:50-10:00    W                 Blomquist        CH204

Special tutorial assistance available in section 3435

MUSIC 111

MUSIC APPRECIATION I

(UC:CSU) - 3 UNITS

(OPEN TO ALL STUDENTS.) (REQUIRED OF MUSIC MAJORS.)

Course offers a broad survey of musical masterpieces from the Middle Ages up to and including the 21st Century with emphasis on perceptive listening. Fulfills Humanities requirements for graduation.

SECTIONs 8296 & 3436 MAY BE TAKEN BY HONORS PROGRAM STUDENTS

 FOR HONORS CREDIT. FOR MORE INFO., sEE BLUE PAGES.

0938                  8:00-11:10    F                  Henderson          CH247

0942                  9:00-12:10    Sat                Newton              CH247

8296                  9:35-11:00    MW               Blake                 CH247

Evening Classes

3436                  6:50-10:00    T                  Dutton               CH247

MUSIC 120

MUSIC TECHNOLOGY PRACTICE LAB

(RPT3) - 0.5 UNITS

Co-requisites: Either Music 161, 245, 246, 261, 281, 282, 291, 292, 293, or 294.

This course allows students currently enrolled in any of the co-requisite music technology classes to use the lab equipment and materials to enhance applicable skills necessary for success.

8575     lab         1:00-Hr         TBA              Wanner               CH206

MUSIC 130

MUSIC FOR EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION

(CSU) - 3 UNITS

Advisory: English 21 or English 73.

This course is a survey of music, teaching techniques, and materials suitable for children ages 2-5, including the development of music reading and performance skills for singing and playing classroom instruments and the principles for organizing an early childhood music curriculum.

Evening Classes

3439                  3:30-6:40      M                 Blomquist        CH260

 

MUSIC 135

AFRICAN-AMERICAN MUSIC

(UC:CSU) - 3 UNITS

A study of African and African-American music and their influences on folk, spirituals, gospels, concert music, opera, ballet, blues, and jazz underscoring styles, characteristics, origin and contributions by African-American artists. (Credit allowed for only one of Music 135 and African-American Studies 60.)

Fulfills Humanities requirement for graduation.  

Evening Classes

5100                  6:50-10:00    M                 Henderson                CH242

MUSIC 137

MUSIC AS A BUSINESS

(A) - 3 UNITS

A study of the music industry, the structure and requirements in terms of skills and knowledge of over 100 careers will be examined. Future industry changes and developments will also be discussed.

Evening Classes

3680                  6:50-10:00    Th                Burger              CH206

MUSIC 140

ADVANCE PRACTICE LAB  - MUSIC TECHNOLOGY

0.5 UNITS

Prerequisite: Music 120.

This course allows more advanced students, who are enrolled in any of the co-requisite courses of Music 120: Music Technology Practice Lab, to use the lab equipment and materials to further enhance applicable skills necessary for success.

8301     lab         1:00-Hr         TBA              Wanner               CH206

MUSIC 146

MUSIC FOR ELEMENTARY SCHOOL TEACHERS

(CSU) - 3 UNITS

Advisory: English 28 or 31.

This course will introduce the basic principles of music and creative uses of music for teachers working in school-age programs. It will present various applications for the introduction of music into elementary school classroom and after school programs.

0958                  9:00-12:10    Sat                Cooper               CH204

MUSIC 147

MULTICULTURAL MUSIC FOR EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION

(CSU) - 3 UNITS

Prerequisite: Music 130 and Child Development 3.

This course provides an introduction to the basic concepts of multicultural education as applied to early childhood music education with a focus on varied musical arts of worldwide cultures reflected in the North American society and the development of age-appropriate teaching strategies, materials and resources.

Evening Classes

3434                  3:30-6:40      W                 Gengaro            CH260

MUSIC 150

PRACTICE LAB-EARLY CHILDHOOD MUSIC

0.5 UNITS

Co-requisite: Either Music 130, 146 or 147.

Allows students enrolled in the co-requisite early childhood music courses to use the appropriate lab equipment and materials to enhance skills.

8304     lab         1:00-Hr         TBA              Wanner               CH206

MUSIC 152

CURRENT MUSICAL EVENTS (CONCERT SERIES)

(RPT3) (CSU) – 1 UNIT

This course increases students’ musical experiences by providing live performances of a wide variety, including guest artists, chamber groups, outstanding students, faculty, departmental organizations, and appropriate lectures and demonstrations.

May be taken four times. (Required of all Music Majors.)

0939                 11:10-12:10    TTh              Suovanen           CH247

MUSIC 161

INTRODUCTION TO ELECTRONIC MUSIC

(CSU) - 3 UNITS

This course is a workshop in electro-acoustic, MIDI, and computer-assisted music techniques. Emphasis will be in the areas of analog synthesis, digital synthesis, FM synthesis, MIDI applications, computer-assisted sequencing, and digital multi-track recording techniques.

8298                  1:30-5:45      M                 Blake                 FH104

8299                  1:25-5:40      W                 Blake                 FH104

8300                  4:15-Hrs       TBA              Blake                 FH104

Evening Classes

3682                  5:45-10:00    W                 Munt                 FH104

MUSIC 185

DIRECTED STUDY - MUSIC

(UC:CSU) (RPT 2) - 1 UNIT

This course allows vocal and instrumental students to pursue directed study on a contract basis under the direction of a supervising instructor. A maximum of three units in Directed Study may be taken for credit.

8305                  1:00-Hrs       TBA              Wanner               CH206

8306                  1:00-Hrs       TBA              Blake                 FH104

MUSIC 200

INTRODUCTION TO MUSIC THEORY

(UC:CSU) - 4 UNITS

Intensive study of the basic elements of music notation, music reading, sight singing, and ear training. May also be used as the introductory course in the Music Major Core Program.  

0940                  7:50-11:00    M                 Staff                   CH206

&                       7:50-9:55      W                 Staff                   CH206

0941                  9:35-11:00    MTW             Blomquist                    CH204

&                       9:35-10:00    Th                Blomquist                    CH205

MUSIC 201

HARMONY I

(UC:CSU) - 3 UNITS

Prerequisite: Music 200 with a satisfactory grade or better.

Study of diatonic harmony such as primary and secondary triads, the dominant seventh chord and their inversions. Also includes harmonizing figured and unfigured bass, simple melodies, and the writing of original phrases.

Students enrolling in Harmony I should also enroll in Music 211 and Music 301.

0943                  9:35-11:00    TTh              Williams              CH242

MUSIC 202

HARMONY II

(UC:CSU) - 3 UNITS

Prerequisite: Music 201 with a satisfactory grade or better.

Study of chromatic harmony including secondary dominants and secondary diminished sevenths, secondary seventh chords, sequences, simple modulations, and the writing of short original compositions.

Students enrolling in Harmony II should also enroll in Music 212 and Music 302.

0944                  9:35-11:00    TTh              Wanner               FH200

MUSIC 211

MUSICIANSHIP I

(UC:CSU) - 2 UNITS

Prerequisite: Music 200 with a satisfactory grade or better.

Co-requisite: Music 201.

This course is correlated with Music 201, covering simple diatonic melodies, two-part play and sing drills, and simple melodic, harmonic, and rhythmic dictation.

0945                  9:35-11:00    MW               Williams              CH242

MUSIC 212

MUSICIANSHIP II

(UC:CSU) - 2 UNITS

Prerequisite: Music 211 with a satisfactory grade or better.

Co-requisite: Music 202, Harmony II.

This course is correlated with Music 202, consisting of reading intermediate level tonal and modal melodies, melodic, harmonic and rhythmic dictation. Sight singing and ear training are stressed.

0946                  9:35-11:00    MW               Wanner               FH200

MUSIC 220

MUSIC THEORY AND LISTENING LAB

(RPT3) - 0.5 UNITS

Co-requisites: Either Music 200, 201, 202, 211, 212, 241, 242, 243, 244, 300, 301 or 302.

This course allows students currently enrolled in any of the co-requisite music theory or listening classes to use the lab equipment and materials to enhance applicable skills necessary for success.

8572     lab         1:00-Hr         TBA              Wanner               CH206

MUSIC 240

ADVANCED PRACTICE LAB - MUSIC THEORY AND LISTENING

0.5 UNITS

Prerequisite: Music 220.

This course allows more advanced students who are enrolled in any of the co-requisite Music 220: Music Theory and Listening courses, to continue to use the lab equipment and materials to further enhance applicable skills necessary for success.

8323     lab         1:00-Hr         TBA              Wanner               CH206

MUSIC 241

MUSIC NOTATION & COPYING I

(CSU) - 1 UNIT

This course provides instruction and practical experience in the techniques and materials required for music preparation. This course does not deal with music composition, but only with how to copy existing music in a professional manner.

8307                 12:45-1:45     W                 Pozzi                 CH204

Evening Classes

5096                  5:10-6:10      W                 Suovanen         FH200

MUSIC 242

MUSIC NOTATION & COPYING II

(CSU) - 1 UNIT

Prerequisite: Music 241.

This course provides continued instruction in the development of basic techniques of music notation, drawing of notes, rests, symbols and characters used in music manuscript.

8308                 12:45-1:45     W                 Pozzi                 CH204

Evening Classes

5097                  5:10-6:10      W                 Suovanen         FH200

MUSIC 243

MUSIC NOTATION & COPYING III

(CSU) - 1 UNIT

Prerequisite: Music 242.

This course provides advanced instruction and practical experience in the techniques of music notation as they apply to music manuscript including rhythm section notation and the construction of multiple layer chord parts.

8309                 12:45-1:45     W                 Pozzi                 CH204

Evening Classes

5098                  5:10-6:10      W                 Suovanen         FH200

MUSIC 244

MUSIC NOTATION & COPYING IV

(CSU) - 1 UNIT

Prerequisite: Music 243.

This course provides advanced instruction and practical experience in the techniques of music notation as they apply to music manuscript including transposition for all instruments.

8310                 12:45-1:45     W                 Pozzi                 CH204

Evening Classes

5099                  5:10-6:10      W                 Suovanen         FH200

MUSIC 245

MUSIC NOTATION AND COPYING: USING COMPUTER SOFTWARE I

(CSU) - 1 UNIT

Prerequisite: Music 101 or 200 and 241.

The goal of this course is to familiarize the student with how to use computer

software to notate and copy basic level music scores.

8368                 11:10-12:10    W                 Wanner               CH240

MUSIC 246

MUSIC NOTATION AND COPYING: USING COMPUTER SOFTWARE II

1 UNIT

Prerequisite: Music 245.

The goal of this course is to familiarize the student with how to use computer

software to notate and copy intermediate level music scores.

8369                 11:10-12:10    W                 Wanner               CH240

MUSIC 250

MUSIC PERFORMANCE WORKSHOP

(CSU) - 0.5 UNIT *

This course includes the preparation, rehearsal, and performance of selected musical works. Illustration and discussion of various concepts of musical performance are emphasized. (Confirmation of enrollment is subject to audition. See box.) May be taken 4 times.

Evening Classes

8311                  3:10-Hrs      TBA             Blake                 FH104

MUSIC 251

JAZZ IMPROVISATION WORKSHOP

(RPT3) (UC:CSU) - 0.5 UNIT *

Prerequisite: Music 202.

This course provides training in improvisation and performance of the standard repertoire in combo setting. For intermediate and advanced players. (Confirmation of enrollment is subject to audition. See information box on Auditions.)

Evening Classes

3681     6:50-10:00                 Th                Pozzi                CH260

MUSIC 261

ELECTRONIC MUSIC WORKSHOP (CSU)

(RPT 2) - 3 UNITS

Prerequisites: Music 161 and 101, with a satisfactory grade or better.

This course is a workshop in advanced electro-acoustic, MIDI event and audio editing, as well as digital audio data management and synchronization.

May be taken 3 times.

8313                 10:00-2:15     F                  Blake                 FH104

8314                  4:15-Hrs       TBA              Blake                 FH104

MUSIC 281

COMMERCIAL MUSIC TECHNIQUES I 

(CSU) - 3 UNITS

Prerequisites: Music 201 and 161 with satisfactory grades or better.

This is the first in a sequence of courses offering opportunity to develop techniques of music for commercial applications. Skills in the preparation of music for compact disk production, multi-media applications, audio production techniques. Songwriting and stage performance will be emphasized.

8315                 10:00-2:15     F                  Blake                 FH104

8316                  4:15-Hrs       TBA              Blake                 FH104

MUSIC 282

COMMERCIAL MUSIC TECHNIQUES II (CSU)

3 UNITS

Prerequisites: Music 281.

Second in a sequence of course offering opportunity to develop techniques of music for commercial applications. More advanced skills in the preparation of music for compact disc production, multi-media applications, audio production techniques, songwriting, and stage performance will be emphasized.

8312                 10:00-2:15     F                  Blake                 FH104

8325                  4:15-Hrs       TBA              Blake                 FH104

MUSIC 291

MIDI INSTRUMENT INSTRUCTION I

(CSU) - 2 UNITS

Prerequisite: Music 161.

Advisory: Music 261.

This is a first in a sequence of courses offering opportunity to develop functional skills in MIDI (Musical Instrument Digital Interface). Students learn to use MIDI in conjunction with Macintosh and IBM computer systems as well as other MIDI equipment.

8317                 10:00-1:10     F                  Blake                 FH104

8318                  3:10-Hrs       TBA              Blake                 FH104

MUSIC 292

MIDI INSTRUMENT INSTRUCTION II

(CSU) - 2 UNITS

Prerequisite: Music 291.

This is a continuation of the material covered in Music 291 with an emphasis on sound cards, controllers, MIDI systems, and system exclusive messages.

8409                 10:00-1:10     F                  Blake                 FH104

8410                  3:10-Hrs       TBA              Blake                 FH104

MUSIC 293

MIDI INSTRUMENT INSTRUCTION III

(CSU) - 2 UNITS

Prerequisite: Music 292.

This is a continuation of the material covered in Music 292 with emphasis on advanced techniques in MIDI data, channel-voice messages, MIDI automation, and non-registered parameters.

8411                 10:00-1:10     F                  Blake                 FH104

8412                  3:10-Hrs       TBA              Blake                 FH104

MUSIC 294

MIDI INSTRUMENT INSTRUCTION IV

(CSU) - 2 UNITS

Prerequisite: Music 293.

This course is a continuing study of the material covered in Music 293 with emphasis on advanced techniques in MIDI synchronization with Digital Audio files and their use.

577                   10:00-1:10     F                  Blake                 FH104

8578                  3:10-Hrs       TBA              Blake                 FH104

MUSIC 299

MUSIC HONORS

(UC:CSU) (RPT 3) - 1 UNIT

This course provides the serious music student an opportunity for concentrated study under the direct supervision of an instructor in selected areas through a series of projects designed to increase knowledge of musical aspects pertinent to the student’s interests and talents. May be taken 4 times.

8319                  3:10-Hrs       TBA              Wanner               CH206

MUSIC 300

INTRODUCTION TO KEYBOARD HARMONY

(CSU) - 1 UNIT

Co-requisite: Music 200.

The study of music fundamentals applied to the piano correlated with Music 200. Students are required to furnish own headphones.

0948                 10:00-11:00    W                 Stahl                  CH205

0947                 10:00-11:00    Th                Blomquist            CH205

MUSIC 301

KEYBOARD HARMONY I

(UC:CSU) - 1 UNIT

Prerequisite: Music 300. 

Co-requisite: Music 201.

The study of diatonic harmony applied to the piano, correlated with Music 201. Students are required to furnish own headphones.

8324                  1:00-Hrs       TBA              Williams              CH230

8328                  8:25-9:25      Th                Williams              CH230

MUSIC 302

KEYBOARD HARMONY II

(UC:CSU) - 1 UNIT

Prerequisite: Music 301. 

Co-requisite: Music 202.

The study of diatonic and simple chromatic harmony applied to the piano, correlated with Music 202. Students are required to furnish own headphones.

8295                  1:00-Hrs       TBA              Wanner                       CH230

8329                  8:25-9:25      T                  Wanner                       CH230

MUSIC 311*

PIANO I

(UC:CSU) - 1 UNIT

Open to all students. This course consists of instruction in basic piano skills with emphasis on learning to read music, play finger-patterns, scales, chords, and beginning pieces. Students are required to furnish their own headphones.

0952                  8:25-9:25      MW               Staff                   CH205

0967                  8:25-9:25      TTh              Park                   CH205

0951                  9:00-11:05    F                  Thomas              CH205

0954                  9:00-11:05    Sat                Park                   CH205

0955                 12:20-1:20     TTh              Kim                    CH205

0950                  2:40-4:45      TTh              Petitto                 CH205

(8 Week Class - Starts 10/25/2005, Ends 12/15/2005)

Evening Classes

3437                  6:50-8:55      M                 DuBois              CH205

3438                  6:50-8:55      T                  Petitto               CH205

MUSIC 312 *

PIANO II

(UC:CSU) - 1 UNIT

Prerequisite: Music 311 with a satisfactory grade or better.

Continuing instruction in basic piano skills emphasizing note reading, simple major and minor scales in quarter and eighth note patterns, triads, repertoire and memorization. Students are required to furnish their own headphones. (If prerequisite is not met, enrollment is subject to audition. See “auditions” box.)

0956                  9:00-11:05    Sat                Staff                   CH230

0957                  1:30-2:30      TTh              Kim                    CH205

0969                  2:40-3:40      MW               Kim                    CH230

Evening Classes

3448                  6:50-8:55      W                 Williams            CH230

MUSIC 313 *

PIANO III

(UC:CSU) - 1 UNIT

Prerequisite: Music 312 with a satisfactory grade or better.

Continued instruction in developing piano skills with increasing emphasis on note reading, major and minor scale techniques, cadences, triads, repertoire from major historical periods, and memorization. Students are required to furnish their own headphones. (If prerequisite is not met, enrollment is subject to audition. See “auditions” box.)

8326                 11:15-1:20     F                  Thomas              CH230

8361                 12:20-1:20     TTh              Park                   CH230

8320                  1:30-2:30      MW               Kim                    CH230

Evening Classes

5101                  6:50-8:55      M                 Sweeney            CH230

MUSIC 314 *

PIANO IV

(UC:CSU) - 1 UNIT

Prerequisite: Music 313 with a satisfactory grade or better.

Instruction in piano skills emphasizing major and minor scales, major and minor arpeggios, repertoire from the Baroque, Classical, Romantic, and 20th Century, and memorization. Students are required to furnish their own headphones.  (If prerequisite is not met, enrollment is subject to audition. See “auditions” box.)

8327                 11:15-1:20     F                  Thomas              CH230

8362                 12:20-1:20     TTh              Park                   CH230

8321                  1:30-2:30      MW               Kim                    CH230

Evening Classes

5102                  6:50-8:55      M                 Sweeney            CH230

MUSIC 320

ORGAN PRACTICE LAB

(RPT3) - 0.5 UNITS

Co-requisites: Either Music 381, 382, 383, or 384.

This course allows students currently enrolled in any of the co-requisite organ classes to use the lab equipment and materials to enhance applicable skills necessary for success.

8330     lab         1:00-Hr         TBA              Wanner               CH206

MUSIC 340

ADVANCED PRACTICE LAB-ORGAN

(RPT 3) - 0.5 UNITS

Prerequisite: Music 320 with a satisfactory grade or better or equivalent.

This course allows more advanced students, who are enrolled in any of the co-requisite courses of Music 320: Organ Practice Lab, to use the lab equipment and materials to further enhance applicable skills at an advanced level necessary for success.

8331     lab         1:00-Hr         TBA              Wanner               CH206

MUSIC 341 *

INTERMEDIATE PIANO

(RPT 3) (UC:CSU) - 2 UNITS

Prerequisite: Music 314 with a satisfactory grade or better.

The study and performance of concert piano literature from the Baroque, Classical, and Romantic periods and the 20th Century. May be taken 4  times. (If prerequisite is not met, enrollment is subject to audition. See “auditions” box.)

0960                  1:30-2:55      TTh              Staff                   CH230

MUSIC 351 *

PIANO ENSEMBLE

(RPT 3) (UC:CSU) - 1 UNIT

This course consists of the reading, study and performance of standard piano ensemble repertoire with special emphasis on performance in recital of major ensemble works.

(Confirmation of enrollment subject to audition. See “auditions” box.)

8322                  1:30-2:30      MW               Staff                   CH206

MUSIC 361 *

COMMERCIAL PIANO TECHNIQUES WORKSHOP

(RPT 3) (CSU) - 2 UNITS 

Prerequisites: Music 201 with a satisfactory grade or better and Music 313 with a satisfactory grade or better.

This course provides the student with basic jazz piano playing skills including voicings of 9th, 11th, and 13th chords applied to arranging lead sheets for piano. Students are required to furnish their own headphones.

(If prerequisite is not met, enrollment is subject to audition. See “auditions” box.)

0971                  8:00-9:25      MW               Stahl                  CH230

MUSIC 381

ELEMENTARY ORGAN I

(UC:CSU) - 1 UNIT

Prerequisite: Music 312 with a satisfactory grade or equivalent.

This course includes instruction in keyboard and pedal technique, as well as

registration and interpretation of standard organ literature.

(If prerequisite is not met, enrollment is subject to audition. See “auditions” box.)

8370                  3:00-4:00      MW               Staff                   CH208

MUSIC 382

ELEMENTARY ORGAN II

(UC:CSU) - 1 UNIT

Prerequisite: Music 381 with a satisfactory grade or better or equivalent.

This course continues the study of keyboard and pedal technique,

registration and interpretation using intermediate level standard organ literature.

(If prerequisite is not met, enrollment is subject to audition. See “auditions” box.)

8371                  3:00-4:00      MW               Staff                   CH208

MUSIC 383

ELEMENTARY ORGAN III

(UC:CSU) - 1 UNIT

Prerequisite: Music 382 with a satisfactory grade or better or equivalent.

This course pursues the study of the more advanced organ techniques as they apply to

the keyboard, pedals and registration. Standard organ literature is studied.

(If prerequisite is not met, enrollment is subject to audition. See “auditions” box.)

8372                  3:00-4:00      MW               Staff                   CH208

MUSIC 384

ELEMENTARY ORGAN IV

(UC:CSU) - 1 UNIT

Prerequisite: Music 383 with a satisfactory grade or better or equivalent.

This course pursues the study of the more advanced techniques as they apply to the

keyboard, pedals and registration. Standard organ literature is studied. (If

the prerequisite is not met, enrollment is subject to audition. See “auditions” box.)

8373                  3:00-4:00      MW               Staff                   CH208

MUSIC 400

VOICE FUNDAMENTALS

(UC:CSU) - 1 UNIT

This course concentrates on general, basic fundamentals of singing, using vocal exercises and simple songs. Emphasis is placed on developing an understanding of the singing voice, the body as a musical instrument, and the vocal potential of each student.

0959                  9:00-11:05    F                  Staff                   CH242

0961                 11:15-1:20     Sat                Murray               CH206

0962                 12:20-1:20     TTh              Blomquist            CH242

Evening Classes

3440                  6:50-8:55      M                 Savage              CH206

MUSIC 401

CLASSICAL VOICE I

(UC:CSU) - 1 UNIT

Prerequisite: Music 400 with a satisfactory grade or better.

A continued concentration of general basic fundamentals of singing using vocal exercises and simple arias and art songs in Italian. Italian pronunciation and vocal style will be studied. (If prerequisite is not met, enrollment is subject to audition. Bring the music of a prepared song to the first class meeting. See “auditions” box.)

0970                 11:15-1:20     F                  Abbott                 CH242

MUSIC 402

CLASSICAL VOICE II

(UC:CSU) - 1 UNIT

Prerequisite: Music 401 with a satisfactory grade or better.

A continued concentration of general basic fundamentals of singing using vocal exercises and simple arias and art songs in German. German pronunciation and vocal style will be studied.  (If prerequisite is not met, enrollment is subject to audition. Bring the music of a prepared song to the first class meeting. See “auditions” box.)

8334                  1:30-3:35      F                  Abbott                 CH242

MUSIC 403 *

CLASSICAL VOICE III

(UC:CSU) - 1 UNIT

Prerequisite: Music 402 with a satisfactory grade or better.

A continued concentration of general basic fundamentals of singing using vocal exercises and simple arias and art songs in French. French pronunciation and vocal style will be studied. Because 402 and 403 meet together, German and French languages are emphasized on a rotating basis. This semester will be German. (If prerequisite is not met, enrollment is subject to audition. Bring the music of a prepared song to the first class meeting. See “auditions” box.)                   

8335                  1:30-3:35      F                  Abbott                 CH242

MUSIC 420

VOICE PRACTICE LAB

(RPT3) - 0.5 UNITS

Co-requisites: Either Music 400, 401, 402, 403, 431, 432, 433, or 453.

This course allows students currently enrolled in any of the co-requisite voice classes to use the lab equipment and materials to enhance applicable skills necessary.            

8570     lab        1:00-Hr          TBA              Wanner               CH206

MUSIC 431

COMMERCIAL VOICE I

(CSU) - 1 UNIT

Prerequisite: Music 400 with a satisfactory grade or better.

A continued concentration of general basic fundamentals of singing using vocal exercises and songs selected from the commercial song literature. (If prerequisite is not met, enrollment is subject to audition. Bring the music of a prepared song to the first class meeting. See “auditions” box.)

0963                  1:30-2:30      MW               Staff                   FH200

Evening Classes

3441                  6:50-8:55      M                 Staff                  FH200

MUSIC 432

COMMERCIAL VOICE II

(CSU) - 1 UNIT

Prerequisite: Music 431 with a satisfactory grade or better.

A concentrated study of the singing voice using vocal exercises and songs from the many areas of commercial vocal music. Stylistic interpretation and performance practices will be emphasized. (If prerequisite is not met, enrollment is subject to audition. Bring the music of a prepared song to the first class meeting. See “auditions” box.)

8336                  2:40-4:45      M                 Abbott                 CH247

Evening Classes

5103                  6:50-8:55      M                 Staff                  CH247

5105                  7:20-9:25      W                 Abbott               CH247

MUSIC 433 *

COMMERCIAL VOICE III

(CSU) - 1 UNIT

Prerequisite: Music 432 with a satisfactory grade or better.

For the more advanced singer. A concentrated study through performance of the stylistic interpretations and performance practices of the many areas of commercial vocal music. (If prerequisite is not met, enrollment is subject to audition. Bring the music of a prepared song to the first class meeting. See “auditions” box.)

8337                  2:40-4:45      M                 Abbott                 CH247

Evening Classes

5104                  6:50-8:55      M                 Staff                  CH247

5106                  7:20-9:25      W                 Abbott               CH247

MUSIC 450

ADVANCED PRACTICE LAB  - VOICE

(RPT3) - 0.5 UNITS

Prerequisite: Music 420.

This course allows more advanced students, who are enrolled in any of the co-requisite courses of Music 420: Voice Practice Lab, to use the lab equipment and materials to further enhance applicable skills necessary for success.

8363     lab         1:00-Hr         TBA              Wanner               CH206

MUSIC 453

MUSICAL THEATER REPERTOIRE FOR SINGERS

(RPT3) (UC:CSU) - 0.5 UNIT

Prerequisite: Either Music 401 or 431 with satisfactory grade or better or equivalent. 

A continued concentration of general basic fundamentals of singing concentrating on vocal techniques as utilized in Musical Theater. Additional instruction will include basic body movement, acting techniques and Musical Theater song literature interpretation. (If prerequisite is not met, enrollment is subject to audition.)

Evening Classes

3443                  4:00-5:25      TTh              Blomquist        CH247

MUSIC 501 *

COLLEGE CHOIR

(RPT 3) (UC:CSU) - 0.5 UNIT 

Includes the study and performance of selected choral literature for mixed voices. Emphasis is on increased skill in music reading, development of basic voice and ensemble techniques, and improving musicianship. Open to all students.

0964                 11:10-1:15     M                 Kim                    CH242

&                      11:10-12:10    W                 Kim                    CH242

MUSIC 520

PIANO PRACTICE LAB *

(RPT 3) - 0.5 UNITS

Co-requisite: Either Music 181, 182, 183, 184, 185, 250, 299, 311, 312, 313, 314, 341, or 361.

This course allows students currently enrolled in any of the co-requisite piano or related classes to use the lab equipment and materials to enhance applicable skills necessary for success.

8569     lab         1:00-Hr         TBA              Wanner               CH206

MUSIC 540

ADVANCED PRACTICE LAB - PIAN0

(RPT 3) – 0.5 UNITS

Prerequisite: Music 520.

This course allows more advanced students, who are enrolled in any of the co-requisite courses of Music 520: Piano Practice Lab, to use lab equipment and materials to further enhance applicable skills necessary for success.

8364     lab        1:00-Hr          TBA              Wanner               CH206

MUSIC 561 *

CHAMBER CHORALE

(RPT 3) (UC:CSU) - 0.5 UNIT 

This course deals with analyzing, rehearsing and performing choral music suited to a small group of singers, with and without accompaniment.  Emphasis is on increased skill in music reading and interpreting the musical score, and on professional attitudes toward public performance. (Confirmation of enrollment subject to audition. See “auditions” box.)

Evening Classes

3442                  6:50-10:00    T                  Kim                   CH242

MUSIC 601

BRASS INSTRUMENT INSTRUCTION I

(UC:CSU) - 2 UNITS

Open to all students. This course consists of basic instruction on the brass instruments: trumpet, French horn, trombones, and tuba. Some instruments are available.

8338                  8:00-9:25      TTh              Stuntz                 CH242

MUSIC 602

BRASS INSTRUMENT INSTRUCTION II

(UC:CSU) - 2 UNITS

Prerequisite: Music 601 with a satisfactory grade or better.

This course is a continuation of Music 601, with emphasis on the development of embouchure, range, endurance, and music reading skills. (If prerequisite is not met, enrollment is subject to audition. See “auditions” box.)

8339                  8:00-9:25      TTh              Stuntz                 CH242

MUSIC 603

BRASS INSTRUMENT INSTRUCTION III

(UC:CSU) - 2 UNITS

Prerequisite: Music 602 with a satisfactory grade or better.

Continuation of Music 602, with increased emphasis in all areas covered. Primary emphasis is on interpretation of more complex rhythmic notation and performance skills. (If prerequisite is not met, enrollment is subject to audition. See “auditions” box.)

8340                  8:00-9:25      TTh              Stuntz                 CH242

MUSIC 604 *

BRASS INSTRUMENT INSTRUCTION IV

(UC:CSU) - 2 UNITS

Prerequisite: Music 603 with a satisfactory grade or better.

Continuation of Music 603, with increased emphasis in all areas covered. Primary emphasis is on interpretation of solo and small ensemble literature. (If prerequisite is not met, enrollment is subject to audition. See “auditions” box.)

8341                  8:00-9:25      TTh              Stuntz                 CH242

MUSIC 611

STRING INSTRUMENT INSTRUCTION I

(UC:CSU) - 2 UNITS

Open to all students. This course consists of basic instruction on the string instruments: violin, viola, cello, and bass. Some instruments are available.

8342                  8:00-9:25      MW               Henderson          CH260

MUSIC 612

STRING INSTRUMENT INSTRUCTION II

(UC:CSU) - 2 UNITS

Prerequisite: Music 611 with a satisfactory grade or better.

This course is a continuation of 611, with increased emphasis in all areas covered. Primary emphasis is on development of bow and fingering techniques and music reading skills. (If prerequisite is not met, enrollment is subject to audition. See “auditions” box.)

8343                  8:00-9:25      MW               Henderson          CH260

MUSIC 613

STRING INSTRUMENT INSTRUCTION III

(UC:CSU) - 2 UNITS

Prerequisite: Music 612 with a satisfactory grade or better.

This course is a continuation of 612, with increased emphasis in all areas covered with primary emphasis of fingering technique in third position and music reading skills. (If prerequisite is not met, enrollment is subject to audition. See “auditions” box.)

8344                  8:00-9:25      MW               Henderson          CH260

MUSIC 614 *

STRING INSTRUMENT INSTRUCTION IV

(UC:CSU) - 2 UNITS

Prerequisite: Music 613 with a satisfactory grade or better.

Continuation of Music 613, with increased emphasis in all areas covered. Primary emphasis is on interpretation of advanced solo and small ensemble literature. (If prerequisite is not met, enrollment is subject to audition. See “auditions” box.)

8345                  8:00-9:25      MW               Henderson          CH260

MUSIC 620

INSTRUMENTAL PRACTICE LAB

(RPT3) - 0.5 UNITS

Co-requisites: Either Music 601, 602, 603, 604, 611, 612, 613, 614, 621, 622, 623, 624, 650, 651, 652, 653, 654 or 670.

This course allows students currently enrolled in any of the co-requisite instrumental classes to use the lab equipment and materials to enhance applicable skills necessary for success. 

8571     lab         1:00-Hr         TBA              Wanner               CH206

MUSIC 621

WOODWIND INSTRUMENT INSTRUCTION I

(UC:CSU) - 2 UNITS

Open to all students. This course consists of basic instruction on the woodwind instruments: flute, clarinet, and saxophone. Some instruments are available.

8346                  8:00-9:25      TTh              Pozzi                 CH260

MUSIC 622

WOODWIND INSTRUMENT INSTRUCTION II

(UC:CSU) - 2 UNITS

Prerequisite: Music 621 with a satisfactory grade or better.

Continuation of Music 621, with increased emphasis in all areas covered. Primary emphasis is on embouchure development, range, endurance, and music reading skills. (If prerequisite is not met, enrollment is subject to audition. See “auditions” box.)

8347                  8:00-9:25      TTh              Pozzi                 CH260

MUSIC 623

WOODWIND INSTRUMENT INSTRUCTION III

(UC:CSU) - 2 UNITS

Prerequisite: Music 622 with a satisfactory grade or better.

Continuation of Music 622, with increased emphasis in all areas covered. Primary emphasis is on interpretation of more complex rhythmic notation and performance skills. (If prerequisite is not met, enrollment is subject to audition. See “auditions” box.)

8348                  8:00-9:25      TTh              Pozzi                 CH260

MUSIC 624 *

WOODWIND INSTRUMENT INSTRUCTION IV

(UC:CSU) - 2 UNITS

Prerequisite: Music 623 with a satisfactory grade or better.

Continuation of Music 623, with increased emphasis in all areas covered. Primary emphasis is on interpretation of advanced solo and small ensemble literature. (If prerequisite is not met, enrollment is subject to audition. See “auditions” box.)              

8349                  8:00-9:25      TTh              Pozzi                 CH260

MUSIC 631

PERCUSSION INSTRUMENT INSTRUCTION I

(UC:CSU) - 2 UNITS

Reading of all basic rhythms, rudiments, beginning notation and meter signatures as they apply to the snare drum.

8350                  1:30-2:55      TTh              Mitchell               CH204

MUSIC 632

PERCUSSION INSTRUMENT INSTRUCTION II

(UC:CSU) - 2 UNITS

Prerequisite: Music 631 with a satisfactory grade or better.

This course is a continuation of Music 631. Reading of all basic rhythms, rudiments, beginning notation, and meter signatures in the playing of various percussion instruments. (If prerequisite is not met, enrollment is subject to audition. See “auditions” box.)

8351                  1:30-2:55      TTh              Mitchell               CH204

MUSIC 633

PERCUSSION INSTRUMENT INSTRUCTION III

(UC:CSU) - 2 UNITS

Prerequisite: Music 632 with a satisfactory grade or better.

This course is a continuation of Music 632. Intermediate instruction on percussion instruments. Develops skill in the reading of percussion notation and in the playing of various percussion instruments. (If prerequisite is not met, enrollment is subject to audition. See “auditions” box.)

Evening Classes

5109                  3:35-5:00      TTh              Mitchell             CH260 

MUSIC 634 *

PERCUSSION INSTRUMENT INSTRUCTION IV

(UC:CSU) - 2 UNITS

Prerequisite: Music 633 with a satisfactory grade or better.

This course is a continuation of Music 633. Intermediate instruction on percussion instruments. Develops skill in the reading of percussion notation and in the playing of various percussion instruments. (If prerequisite is not met, enrollment is subject to audition. See “auditions” box.)

Evening Classes

5110                  3:35-5:00      TTh              Mitchell             CH260

MUSIC 640

ADVANCED PRACTICE LAB – INSTRUMENTAL

(RPT3) – 0.5 UNITS

Prerequisite: Music 620.

This course allows more advanced students, who are enrolled in any of the co-requisite courses of Music 620: Instrumental Practice Lab, to use the lab equipment and materials to further enhance applicable skills necessary for success.

8365     lab        1:00-Hr          TBA              Wanner               CH206

MUSIC 650

BEGINNING GUITAR

(UC:CSU) - 2 UNITS

Designed for students with no previous musical training. Topics covered include basic positioning of hands, music notation and reading, finger picking and chord accompaniment. (Student must provide acoustic guitar.)

0972                  9:00-12:10    F                  Lewis                 CH260

0965                  9:00-12:10    Sat                Kozubek             CH260

0966                  1:30-2:55      TTh              Suovanen           CH242

Evening Classes

3444                  6:50-10:00    M                 Lewis                CH260

3445                  6:50-10:00    T                  Kozubek            CH260

MUSIC 651

CLASSICAL GUITAR I

(UC:CSU) - 2 UNITS

Prerequisite: Music 650 with a satisfactory grade or better.

For students who wish to continue beyond the beginning level. Topics covered include reinforcement of fundamental music reading, right and left hand playing techniques, and performance of elementary solo guitar compositions. (Student must provide acoustic guitar.) (If prerequisite is not met, enrollment is subject to audition. See “auditions” box.)

0973                  9:00-12:10    Sat                Suovanen           CH242

8566                  1:30-2:55      MW               Suovanen           CH242

Evening Classes

5111                  6:50-10:00    Th                Newton              CH242

MUSIC 652

CLASSICAL GUITAR II

(UC:CSU) - 2 UNITS

Prerequisite: Music 651 with a satisfactory grade or better.

This course is for intermediate level students who want to progress further into more complex and technically demanding compositions. Greater playing skill is achieved through performance and evaluation of numerous exercises and solos.

(Student must provide acoustic guitar.) (If prerequisite is not met, enrollment is subject to audition. See “auditions” box.)

8355                 12:45-3:55     Sat                Suovanen           CH260

8567                  1:30-2:55      MW               Suovanen           CH242

Evening Classes

5112                  6:50-10:00    Th                Newton              CH242 

MUSIC 653

CLASSICAL GUITAR III

(UC:CSU) - 2 UNITS

Prerequisite: Music 652 with a satisfactory grade or better.

Intermediate to advanced students probe deeper into analysis and performance practices of the classical guitarist. Compositions of greater harmonic and technical complexity are evaluated and performed. (Student must provided acoustic guitar.) (If prerequisite is not met, enrollment is subject to audition. See “auditions” box.)

8356                 12:45-3:55     Sat                Suovanen           CH260

8579                  1:30-2:55      MW               Suovanen           CH242

MUSIC 654 *

CLASSICAL GUITAR IV

(UC:CSU) - 2 UNITS

Prerequisite: Music 653 with a satisfactory grade or better.

Advanced compositions incorporating the full range of classical guitar techniques are analyzed, prepared and performed at this level. Musicianship and aesthetics of music are considered in depth. Ensembles of various sizes prepare and perform music from all eras. (Student must provide acoustic guitar.) (If prerequisite is not met, enrollment is subject to audition. See “auditions” box.)

8357                 12:45-3:55     Sat                Suovanen           CH260

8580                  1:30-2:55      MW               Suovanen           CH242

MUSIC 705 *

CHAMBER MUSIC

(RPT 3)(UC:CSU) - 0.5 UNIT 

This course consists of the reading, study and performance of standard chamber music repertoire with special emphasis on performance in recital of major chamber music works. (Confirmation of enrollment subject to audition. See “auditions” box.)

8358                  1:30-2:55      MW               Staff                   CH206

MUSIC 711 *

REHEARSAL ORCHESTRA

(RPT 3) (CSU) - 0.5 UNITS

This course is planned for the player of intermediate ability and for those who wish to become more proficient on a secondary instrument. The music studied includes not only orchestral literature of an intermediate level but also places an emphasis on technical studies which will help develop the player’s individual technical competence and ensemble skill. (Confirmation of enrollment is subject to audition. See “auditions” box.)

8359                 11:10-1:15     M                 Henderson          CH260

&                      11:10-12:10    W                 Henderson          CH260

MUSIC 720

MUSIC ENSEMBLE PRACTICE LAB

(RPT3) - 0.5 UNITS

Co-requisites: Either Music 251, 351, 501, 561, 705, 711, 725, 751, 765, 771, or 781.

This course allows students currently enrolled in any of the co-requisite classes to use the lab equipment and materials to enhance applicable skills necessary for success.

8576     lab        1:00-Hr          TBA              Wanner               CH206

MUSIC 725 *

COMMUNITY ORCHESTRA

(RPT 3)(UC:CSU) - 0.5 UNIT

This course consists of the reading, study, and performance of standard orchestral repertoire with special emphasis on performance of major orchestral works. Practical experience is also offered to capable student conductors, soloists, composers and arrangers. (Confirmation of enrollment subject to audition. See “auditions” box.)

Evening Classes

3446                  6:50-10:00    W                 Henderson                CH260

MUSIC 740

ADVANCED PRACTICE LAB - MUSIC ENSEMBLE

(RPT3) – 0.5 UNITS

Prerequisite: Music 720.

This course allows more advanced students, who are enrolled in any of the co-requisite courses of Music 720: Music Ensemble Practice Lab, to use the lab and materials to further enhance applicable skills necessary for success.

8366     lab         1:00-Hr         TBA              Wanner               CH206

MUSIC 751 *

WIND ENSEMBLE

(RPT 3) (UC:CSU) - 0.5 UNIT 

This course consists of the study of standard band literature with the intent to develop an individual’s technical and artistic abilities through experiences with a wide range of band literature. Public performances are presented. (Confirmation of enrollment subject to audition. See “auditions” box.)

8360                 11:10-1:15     M                 Henderson          CH260

&                      11:10-12:10    W                 Henderson          CH260

MUSIC 765

PERCUSSION ENSEMBLE

(RPT 3) (UC:CSU) - 0.5 UNIT  *

Prerequisite: None.

The study and performance of standard percussion ensemble literature in the symphonic and commercial fields, emphasizing proper execution of musical styles, phrasing, balance and blending techniques, intonation, rehearsal and performance techniques.

(Confirmation of enrollment subject to audition. See “auditions” box.)

0975                  2:00-3:25      MW               Mitchell               CH260  

MUSIC 771 *

GUITAR ENSEMBLE

(RPT 3) (UC:CSU) - 0.5 UNITS

This course consists of the study and performance of standard guitar ensemble literature with emphasis on intonation, rhythmic togetherness, balance, style, and the requirements of effective ensemble playing. (Confirmation of enrollment subject to audition. See “auditions” box.)

Evening Classes

3447                  6:50-10:00    W                 Suovanen         CH242

MUSIC 781 *

STUDIO JAZZ BAND

(RPT 3) (UC:CSU) - 0.5 UNITS

Provides training and experience in the various aspects of technique and interpretation as applied to jazz band performance. Includes public performance and recording experience. For intermediate to advanced players. (Confirmation of enrollment is subject to audition. See “auditions” box.)

0968                  1:25-3:30      TTh              Stuntz                 CH260

MUSIC 820

PERCUSSION PRACTICE LAB

(RPT3) - 0.5 UNITS

Co-requisites: Either Music 631, 632, 633, or 634.

This course allows students currently enrolled in any of the co-requisite percussion classes to use the lab equipment and materials to enhance applicable skills necessary for success.

8573     lab         1:00-Hr         TBA              Wanner               CH206

MUSIC 840

ADVANCED PRACTICE LAB – PERCUSSION

(RPT3) – 0.5 UNITS

Prerequisite: Music 820.

This course allows more advanced students, who are enrolled in any of the co-requisite courses of Music 820: Music Percussion Practice Lab, to use the lab equipment and materials to further enhance applicable skills necessary for success.

8367     lab         1:00-Hr         TBA              Wanner               CH206
 

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