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Music - String (STRNG)

STRNG 112J (GA) Violoncello: Secondary (2 per semester, maximum of 16) Individual instruction in violoncello one hour per week.

STRNG 112J Violoncello: Secondary (2 per semester/maximum of 16)

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

This course is designed to introduce, define, and develop the musical and technical skills required to play the violoncello in a variety of musical contexts. Fundamentals of technique are addressed through the study of scales and other technical studies or etudes. These are then applied in various musical settings, including solo, chamber, and orchestral works. The course is open to Music majors and non-majors and is offered every semester. Enrollment can range from 3-5 students per semester.

General Education: GA
Diversity: None
Bachelor of Arts: Arts
Effective: Spring 2004
Prerequisite: permission of instructor

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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