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Music (MUSIC)

MUSIC 077 (GA) Philharmonic Orchestra (1 per semester/maximum of 8) Orchestra rehearsal and performance.

MUSIC 077 Philharmonic Orchestra (1 per semester/maximum of 8)

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

The goals of this course are to develop the instrumental performing skills, music reading abilities, and interpretive capabilities of the class members within a large symphonic orchestra context. The repertoire includes the standard literature from the 19th and 20th centuries as well as new music written for symphony orchestra. Students will be assessed by the use of performance evaluation and assessment of participation and contribution to established goals of the ensemble. The course is for students who have advanced performance skills on standard orchestral string, wind, and percussion instruments. An audition is required.

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

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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