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.

0935         9:35-11:00     TTh        I Kim                         CH206

0936         11:10-1:15     M           J Blomquist                CH204

&              11:10-12:10   W           J Blomquist                CH204

Special tutorial assistance available in section 0936.

0934         12:45-3:55     Sat         M McGaughey            CH204

Evening Classes

3681             5:15-6:40  TTh        J Petitto            FH200

3435             6:50-10:00     W       J 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 0937 & 3436 MAY BE TAKEN BY HONORS PROGRAM STUDENTS

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

0938             8:00-11:10         F                L Henderson               CH247

0933             9:00-12:10         Sat             G Newton                  CH247

0937             9:35-11:00         MW            C Blake                     CH247

Evening Classes

3436             6:50-10:00         T               D Dutton                  CH247

MUSIC 120

MUSIC TECHNOLOGY PRACTICE LAB

(RPT3) - 0 UNITS

Co-requisites: Either Music 161, 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    3:10-Hrs        TBA                  D 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.

0953             9:00-12:10         Sat                      K Cooper                   CH260

Evening Classes

3449             3:30-6:40          M                         J 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                     L 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

3682             6:50-10:00     Th                D Wanner         CH206

MUSIC 140

ADVANCE PRACTICE LAB

MUSIC TECHNOLOGY

0 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    3:10-Hrs        TBA                  D 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.

Evening Classes

3433             5:15-8:20  T                          C Gengaro    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 chidhood 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

3683             5:15-8:20   Th                    Staff                 CH204

MUSIC 150 

PRACTICE LAB-EARLY CHILDHOOD MUSIC

0 UNITS

8302 lab    3:10-Hrs         TBA                  D 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               C 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.

0976         1:30-5:45      M                  C Blake                     FH104

8299         1:25-5:40      W                  C Blake                     FH104

8306         4:15-Hrs       TBA               C Blake                     FH104

Evening Classes

3684             5:45-10:00     W                     J 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                 D Wanner   CH206

8318           1:00-Hrs   TBA                 C 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                    W Abbott            CH206

&              7:50-9:55       W                     W Abbott            CH206

Note: Students enrolling in section #0940 should also enroll in

Music 300, section #0948.

0941         9:35-11:00      MTW                J Blomquist        CH204

&              9:35-10:00     Th                    J Blomquist        CH205

Note: Students enrolling in section #0941 should also enroll in

Music 300, section #0947.  

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                L 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                   H Barr                       FH200

MUSIC 203

HARMONY III

(UC:CSU) - 3 UNITS

Prerequisite: Music 202 with a satisfactory grade or better.

Co-requisite: None. Advisories: None.

Study of advanced chromatic harmony and analysis. Students demonstrate skill required by harmonizing figured and unfigured bass melodies and writing short original compositions. Students enrolling in Harmony III should also enroll in Music 213 and Music 303.

0977             9:35-11:00         TTh                  L Cser       FH206

MUSIC 211

MUSICIANSHIP I

(UC:CSU) - 2 UNITS

Prerequisite: Music 200 with a satisfactory grade or better.

Co-requisite: Music 201, Harmony I.

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                     L 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                   C Gengaro                 FH200

MUSIC 213

MUSICIANSHIP III

(UC:CSU) - 2 UNITS

Prerequisite: Music 212 Musicianship II with a satisfactory grade or better.

Co-requisite: Music 203 Harmony III.

This course, correlated with Music 203, covers advanced chromatic melody, harmony and rhythm, using sight singing, ear training and dictation.

0978               9:35-11:00         MW                    D Wanner          FH206

MUSIC 220

MUSIC THEORY AND LISTENING LAB

(RPT3) - 0 UNITS

Co-requisites: Either Music 101, 111, 111H, 135, 152, 200, 201, 202, 203, 211, 212, 213, 223, 230, 241, 242, 243, 244, 300, 301, 302, 303, or Afro.Am. 60.

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    3:10-Hrs         TBA                  D Wanner           CH206

MUSIC 223

20TH CENTURY COMPOSITIONAL TECHNIQUES

(UC:CSU) - 3 UNITS

Prerequisite: Music 202 with a satisfactory grade or equivalent.

This course provides training in the study of melodic, harmonic & rhythmic techniques of the 20th Century. Students will compose short pieces using the covered techniques.

0949           8:00-9:25      MW                 D Wanner           FH206

MUSIC 240

ADVANCED PRACTICE LAB - MUSIC THEORY AND LISTENING

0 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    3:10-Hrs        TBA                  D 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                          D Pozzi         CH204

Evening Classes

5096             5:40-6:40          W                         C 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                                 D Pozzi        CH204

Evening Classes

5097             5:40-6:40          W                         C 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                                 D Pozzi     CH204

Evening Classes

5098             5:40-6:40          W                         C 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                                 D Pozzi     CH204

Evening Classes

5099             5:40-6:40          W                         C Suovanen        FH200

MUSIC 245

MUSIC NOTATION AND COPYING: USING COMPUTER SOFTWARE I

1 UNIT

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

software to notate and copy basic level music scores.

0942                11:10-12:10        W                     D 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.

8311                   3:10-Hrs   TBA                   C Blake            FH104

MUSIC 251

JAZZ IMPROVISATION WORKSHOP

(RPT3) (UC:CSU) - 0.5 UNITS

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

3448             6:50-10:00     Th                D Pozzi            CH260

MUSIC 261

ELECTRONIC MUSIC WORKSHOP (CSU)

(RPT 2) - 3 UNITS

Prerequisites: Music 161 and 101, with a satisfatory 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                C Blake                     FH104

8314             4:15-Hrs           TBA             C 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                C Blake                     FH104

8316              4:15-Hrs           TBA             C 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               C Blake    FH104

8325                 4:15-Hrs           TBA            C 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.

8407                 10:00-1:10         F                   C Blake     FH104

8408                 3:10-Hrs           TBA                C 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                       C Blake     FH104

8410              3:10-Hrs           TBA                    C 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                                  C Blake     FH104

8412              3:10-Hrs           TBA                                      C 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.

8577               10:00-1:10         F                         C Blake    FH104

8578               3:10-Hrs           TBA                     C 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                     D 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.

Note: Students enrolling in section #0948 should also enroll in

Music 200, section #0940. 

Note: Students enrolling in section #0947 should also enroll in

Music 200, section #0941.

0947          10:00-11:00        Th                        J Blomquist                CH205

0948          10:00-11:00        W                         D Stahl                      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                   L Williams                  CH205

8328          8:25-9:25          Th                     L Williams                  CH205

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                          H Barr       CH230

8329                8:25-9:25  T                              H Barr       CH230

MUSIC 303

KEYBOARD HARMONY III

(UC:CSU) - 1 UNIT

Prerequisite: Music 302.

Co-requisite: Music 203.

This course, correlated with Music 203, is the study of advanced chromatic harmony applied to the piano keyboard.

8368            8:25-9:25      T                              L Cser                   CH230

8369            1:00-Hrs       TBA                          L Cser                   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                     I Kim                        CH205

0950             9:00-11:05         F                       L Thomas                  CH205

0954             9:00-11:05         Sat                     B Haag                      CH205

0955             12:45-1:45         TTh                   I Kim                            CH205

3686             3:30-5:35          TTh                    Staff                              CH205

(8 Week Class - Starts 04/12/2005, Ends 06/02/2005)

Evening Classes

3675             3:30-4:30          MW                   S Choi              CH205

3437             6:50-8:55          M                      M DuBois         CH205

3438             6:50-8:55          T                      J Petitto            CH205

3685             6:50-8:55          Th                    J 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                        H Barr       CH230

0957             2:00-3:00      TTh                        I Kim         CH205

0969             2:25-3:25      MW                        S Choi       CH205

Evening Classes

3676             6:50-8:55      W                         L 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.)

8320            1:20-2:20          MW                     I Kim                 CH230

8361            12:45-1:45         TTh                    H Barr               CH230

8370            11:15-1:20         F                        L Thomas         CH230

Evening Classes

5101             6:50-8:55          M                       C 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.)

8321                1:20-2:20          MW                         I Kim         CH230

8362                12:45-1:45         TTh                        H Barr       CH230

8371                11:15-1:20         F                            L Thomas  CH230

Evening Classes

5102             6:50-8:55              M                         C Sweeney    CH230

MUSIC 320

MUSIC ORGAN PRACTIC LAB

(RPT 3) - 0 UNITS

Co-requisite: Music 351, 382, 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.

8317                             3:10-Hrs   TBA                  D Wanner   CH206

MUSIC 340

ADVANCED PRACTICE LAB-ORGAN

 (RPT 3) - 0 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.

8326                             3:10-Hrs   TBA                  D 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                             2:00-3:25  TTh                  H Barr       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                             1:15-2:15  MW                   H Barr       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                   D 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.)

8413                             2:45-3:45  MW                   H Barr      CH248

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.)

8414                             2:45-3:45  MW                   H Barr       CH248

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.)

8415                             2:45-3:45  MW                   H Barr       CH248

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.)

8416                             2:45-3:45  MW                   H Barr       CH248

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.

0972              9:00-11:05         Sat                        Staff                          CH206

0962              12:45-1:45         TTh                      J Blomquist                CH242

0961              1:30-2:30          MW                       W Abbott                    FH200

Evening Classes

3678             4:00-6:05          W                         W Abbott                   CH206

3440             6:50-8:55          M                         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            S Murray                   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. Because Music 402 and 403 meet together, German and French languages are emphasized on a rotating basis. This semester will be French. (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               W 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. (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                   W Abbott                CH242

MUSIC 420

VOICE PRACTICE LAB

(RPT3) - 0 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    3:10-Hrs        TBA                  D 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          9:00-10:00         F                     W Abbott            CH242

&              10:00-11:05        F                      W Abbott            CH242

0967          11:15-1:20         Sat                   Staff                  CH206

Evening Classes

3441             6:50-8:55          M                   T Thornton       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                        W Abbott            CH247

Evening Classes

5103             6:50-8:55  M                         W Abbott      CH247

5105             7:20-9:25  W                         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                        W Abbott        CH247

Evening Classes

5104             6:50-8:55  M                         W Abbott      CH247

5106             7:20-9:25  W                         W Abbott      CH247

MUSIC 450

ADVANCED PRACTICE LAB  - VOICE

(RPT3) - 0 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    3:10-Hrs        TBA                  D Wanner           CH206

MUSIC 453

MUSICAL THEATER REPRETOIRE FOR SINGERS

(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.)

3687        4:00-5:25  TTh                       J 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                     I Kim         CH242

&              11:10-12:10        W                    I Kim         CH242

MUSIC 520

PIANO PRACTICE LAB *

(RPT 3) - 0 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    3:10-Hrs        TBA                  D Wanner           CH206

MUSIC 540

ADVANCED PRACTICE LAB - PIAN0

(RPT 3) – 0 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    3:10-Hrs        TBA                  D 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                      I 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                   L 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                     L 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                    L 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                  L 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                 L 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                   L 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                   L 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                 L Henderson               CH260

MUSIC 620

INSTRUMENTAL PRACTICE LAB

(RPT3) - 0 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    3:10-Hrs        TBA                  D 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                    D 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                      D 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                        D 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                         D 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.

8372                             1:30-2:55  TTh                         J 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.)

8373                             1:30-2:55  TTh                        J 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

5107             3:35-5:00  TTh                  J Mitchell         CH204

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

5108             3:35-5:00  TTh                  J Mitchell         CH204

MUSIC 640

ADVANCED PRACTICE LAB – INSTRUMENTAL

(RPT3) – 0 UNITS

Prerequisite: Music 620.

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

8365 lab    3:10-Hrs        TBA          D 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.)

0973       9:00-12:10             F                        K Lewis                     CH260

0965        9:00-12:10             Sat                    M Kozubek                CH204

0966          2:00-3:25           TTh                     C Suovanen               CH242

Evening Classes

3444         6:50-10:00             M                      K Lewis                CH260

3445         6:50-10:00             T                      M 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.)

0974            9:00-12:10         Sat                      C Suovanen               CH242

8566            1:30-2:55          MW                     C Suovanen               CH242

Evening Classes

5109             6:50-10:00     Th                        G 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              C Suovanen               CH260

8567              1:30-2:55          MW              C Suovanen               CH242

Evening Classes

5110             6:50-10:00         Th                G 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                C Suovanen               CH260

8579                1:30-2:55          MW               C 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                       C Suovanen               CH260

8580              1:30-2:55          MW                      C 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               1:15-2:40          MW                        H Barr       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                    L Henderson        CH260

&              11:10-12:10    W                     L Henderson       CH260

MUSIC 720

MUSIC ENSEMBLE PRACTICE LAB

(RPT3) - 0 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    3:10-Hrs        TBA                  D 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                         L Henderson    CH260

MUSIC 740

ADVANCED PRACTICE LAB - MUSIC ENSEMBLE

(RPT3) – 0 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    3:10-Hrs        TBA                  D 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                      L Henderson       CH260

&              11:10-12:10        W                     L Henderson       CH260

MUSIC 765 *

PERCUSSION ENSEMBLE

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

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                      J 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                     C Suovanen      CH242

MUSIC 781 *

STUDIO JAZZ BAND

(RPT 3) (UC:CSU) - 1/2 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            1:20-3:25      TTh                         L Cser       CH260

MUSIC 820

PERCUSSION PRACTICE LAB

(RPT3) - 0 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    3:10-Hrs        TBA                  D Wanner           CH206

MUSIC 840

ADVANCED PRACTICE LAB – PERCUSSION

(RPT3) – 0 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    3:10-Hrs         TBA                  D Wanner           CH206

 

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