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Music (MUSIC)

MUSIC 080 (GA) Symphonic Band (1 per semester/maximum of 8) Rehearsal and performance of symphonic band literature. A select group using standard instrumentation.

MUSIC 080 Symphonic Band (1 per semester/maximum of 8)
(GA)

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

The goals of this course are to develop the instrumental performance skills, music reading abilities, and interpretive capabilities of the class members within an advanced large (multiple players per part) concert band setting. The repertoire includes original concert band literature, transcriptions, and concert marches. The available literature covers a range of historical time periods from pre-Baroque to the present. Students are assessed by the use of performance evaluations and assessment of participation and contribution to established goals of the ensemble. The course is designed for those students who have advanced performance skills on standard 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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