Marching Blue Band (1 per semester/maximum of 4) Rehearsal and performance of appropriate music and maneuvers for football games and related events.
MUSIC 081 Marching Blue Band (1 per semester/maximum of 4)
(BA) This course meets the Bachelor of Arts degree requirements.
This course develops the instrumental performance skills and marching skills of class members within the marching band setting. Objectives are to combine high level musical and visual performance with uniform marching style to create interesting and entertaining maneuvers suitable for parades, football games, and other athletic/outdoor venues. This course is open to students in all majors. Evaluation is based upon participation, achievement of individual music and marching performance requirements, and contribution to group performance goals. An audition is required for participation. Class meetings occur in an outdoor setting and require a facility with a fully lined football field. This course is offered every fall semester with an enrollment of 275.
Note : Class size, frequency of offering, and evaluation methods will vary by location and instructor. For these details check the specific course syllabus.