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Music (MUSIC)

MUSIC 054 (GA) Beginning Class Guitar: Non-Music Major (1) Class instruction in guitar for non-music majors.

MUSIC 054 Beginning Class Guitar: Non-Music Major (1)
(GA)

(BA) This course meets the Bachelor of Arts degree requirements.

This course provides opportunity to explore the structure of various styles of folk music while developing basic skills for playing guitar and reading guitar tablature. Meter, tonality, harmonic progressions, texture, and form as well as stylistic features of various strumming techniques comprise the core knowledge that is developed through the process of playing guitar. The course assumes no previous formal study of music. Assessments are performance-based with students demonstrating knowledge and skill acquired through individual "playing tests" scheduled throughout the semester.


General Education: GA
Diversity: None
Bachelor of Arts: Arts
Effective: Fall 2004

Note : Class size, frequency of offering, and evaluation methods will vary by location and instructor. For these details check the specific course syllabus.

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