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Undergraduate Degree Programs

These course descriptions are not being updated as of August 1, 2016. Current course descriptions are maintained in LionPATH.

Individual instruction in technique, literature, and pedagogy is offered in six categories covering eighteen instruments:

 BRASS: Trumpet, French horn, trombone, euphonium, tuba
 KEYBOARD: Piano, organ
 STRINGS: Violin, viola, violoncello, doublebass
 WOODWINDS: Flute, oboe, clarinet, bassoon, saxophone
 PERCUSSION
 VOICE

For each instrument individual instruction in offered to different types of students at different levels:

 Primary instrument: Student in B.A. (Music) and B.S. (Music Ed) Levels I-VII
  Performance instrument: Students in B.Mus. Level I-VII
 Secondary instrument: Nonmajor students or others using this as secondary instrument.

 The courses are designated according to a particular pattern for identification on the student's transcript and in the Schedule of Classes. Applied music fees are required for individualized instruction: $175 for a 1-credit course; $250 for a 2-credit course; $250 for a 3-credit course. Examples of listings:

Course
Abbrev
Number &
Suffix

Instrument
Type of
Student

Level

Credit

Fee
BRASS100JTRUMPET: Secondary: 1$175
 110JTRUMPET: Secondary: 2$250
BRASS120JTRUMPET: Primary:Level I2$250
 170JTRUMPET: Primary:Level II2$250
BRASS200JTRUMPET: Primary:Level III2$250
 270JTRUMPET: PrimaryLevel IV2$250
BRASS 320JTRUMPET: Primary:Level V2$250
 370JTRUMPET: Primary:Level VI2$250
BRASS 420JTRUMPET: Primary:Level VII2$250
 470JTRUMPET: Primary:Level VIII2$250
BRASS 130JTRUMPET: Performance:Level I3$250
 180JTRUMPET: Performance:Level II 3$250
BRASS 230JTRUMPET: Performance:Level III3$250
 280JTRUMPET: Performance:Level IV3$250
BRASS 330JTRUMPET: Performance:Level V3$250
 380JTRUMPET: Performance:Level VI3$250
BRASS430JTRUMPET: Performance:Level VII3$250
 480JTRUMPET: Performance:Level VIII3$250

MUSIC 004 (GA) Film Music (3) An introductory examination of music's role in Hollywood narrative film from the classic era (1930s and 1940s) to the present.
Effective: Summer 2009
 

MUSIC 005 (GA) An Introduction to Western Music (3) A general survey of art music in western society, highlighting important composers and stylistic developments.
Effective: Spring 2004
 

MUSIC 005S (GA) An Introduction to Western Music (3) A general survey of art music in western society, highlighting important composers and stylistic developments.
Effective: Summer 2006
 

MUSIC 007 (GA;US) Evolution of Jazz (3) Study of the origins and development of jazz as an art form.
Effective: Summer 2005
 

MUSIC 008 (GA) Rudiments of Music (3) Introduction to the elements of music: notation, scales, meter, rhythm, intervals; basic chord structure.
Effective: Fall 2004
 

MUSIC 009 (GA;IL) Introduction to World Musics (3) An overview of the music of India, China, Japan, Indonesia, Africa, and the Middle East.
Effective: Summer 2005
 

MUSIC 011 (GA) Under the Hood: How Classical Music Works (3) An introductory examination of classical music, drawing together aspects of theory and repertoire to understand how the music works.
Effective: Summer 2013
 

MUSIC 040S First-Year Seminar in Music Education (1) Introduction to the University, the School of Music, the music education degree program, and the music teaching profession.
Effective: Fall 2006
 

MUSIC 050 (GA) Beginning Piano: Non-Music Major (1) Introduction to the keyboard, notation, chord progressions, transposition, improvisation, and simple accompanying techniques for the non-music major. An additional fee is required for this course.
Effective: Fall 2004
 

MUSIC 051 (GA) Intermediate Class Piano: Non-Music Major (1) Instruction in harmonizing melodies, accompanying techniques, improvisation, and repertoire.
Effective: Fall 2004
Prerequisite: MUSIC 050 or placement audition  

MUSIC 052 (GA) Voice CLass: Non-Music Major (1) Group study emphasizing development of rudimentary skills and their recreational use in a range of popular and art music.
Effective: Fall 2004
 

MUSIC 053 (GA) Class Voice Practicum (1) Voice study in group and individual formats, supervised by in-class lessons and discussions, enhanced by additional individual instruction with pedagogy students.
Effective: Fall 2004
Prerequisite: audition  

MUSIC 054 (GA) Beginning Class Guitar: Non-Music Major (1) Class instruction in guitar for non-music majors.
Effective: Fall 2004
 

MUSIC 076 Chamber Orchestra (1 per semester, maximum of 8) Chamber orchestra rehearsal and performance.
Effective: Spring 2001
Prerequisite: audition  

MUSIC 077 (GA) Philharmonic Orchestra (1 per semester/maximum of 8) Orchestra rehearsal and performance.
Effective: Fall 2004
Prerequisite: audition  

MUSIC 078 (GA) Symphonic Wind Ensemble (1 per semester/maximum of 8) Rehearsal and performance of wind repertoire and concert band literature.
Effective: Fall 2004
Prerequisite: audition  

MUSIC 079 Pep Band (1 per semsester/maximum of 4) A band to perform at selected athletic events.
Effective: Spring 2001
Prerequisite: audition  

MUSIC 080 (GA) Symphonic Band (1 per semester/maximum of 8) Rehearsal and performance of symphonic band literature. A select group using standard instrumentation.
Effective: Fall 2004
Prerequisite: audition  

MUSIC 081 (GA) Marching Blue Band (1 per semester/maximum of 4) Rehearsal and performance of appropriate music and maneuvers for football games and related events.
Effective: Fall 2004
Prerequisite: audition  

MUSIC 082 (GA) Concert Band (1 per semester/maximum of 8) Rehearsal and performance of concert band literature.
Effective: Fall 2004
Prerequisite: audition  

MUSIC 083 (GA) Campus Band (1 per semester/maximum of 8) Rehearsal and performance of concert band literature.
Effective: Spring 2002
Prerequisite: audition  

MUSIC 084 (GA) Jazz Ensemble (1 per semester/maximum of 8) Survey and performance of historic and contemporary big band styles.
Effective: Fall 2004
Prerequisite: audition  

MUSIC 086 (GA) Percussion Ensemble (1 per semester/maximum of 8) Study and performance of percussion chamber music in various instrumental combinations, focusing on the classical and contemporary repertoire.
Effective: Spring 2004
Prerequisite: audition  

MUSIC 087 Mallet Ensemble (1) Study and performance of music for keyboard percussion instruments.
Effective: Spring 2001
Prerequisite: audition  

MUSIC 088 (GA) Campus Choir (1 per semester/maximum of 8) Building skills needed for successful choral singing including vocal production, sight singing, ear training, and music fundamentals.
Effective: Fall 2001
 

MUSIC 089 (GA) University Choir (1 per semester/maximum of 8) Rehearsal and performance of choral repertoire appropriate to mixed-voice ensemble of 100-150 voices.
Effective: Spring 2004
Prerequisite: audition  

MUSIC 090 (GA) Glee Club (1 per semester/maximum of 8) Rehearsal and performance of music composed for male voices from the sixteenth to the twentieth centuries, including sacred and secular compositions.
Effective: Spring 2004
Prerequisite: audition  

MUSIC 091 (GA) Oriana Singers (1 per semester/maximum of 8) Rehearsal and performance of choral repertoire for treble voices from the sixteenth to twentieth centuries, including sacred and secular compositions.
Effective: Spring 2004
Prerequisite: audition  

MUSIC 092 (GA) Chamber Music for Voices (1 per semester/maximum of 8) Select groups of singers performing choral chamber music.
Effective: Spring 2004
Prerequisite: audition  

MUSIC 093 (GA;US;IL) Essence of Joy (1 per semester, maximum of 8) Rehearsal and performance of choral repertoire from the African/American tradition.
Effective: Spring 2006
Prerequisite: audition  

MUSIC 094 (GA) Women's Chorale (1 per semester, maximum of 8) Rehearsal and performance of treble choral literature.
Effective: Spring 2004
Prerequisite: audition  

MUSIC 100 (GA) Campus Orchestra (1 per semester/maximum of 10) Rehearsal and performance orchestral literature.
Effective: Fall 2012
Prerequisite: audition  

MUSIC 101 Music Common Hour (1) Student and faculty recitals, master classes, lectures by faculty and guests, and Common Hour attendance.
Effective: Fall 1985
 

MUSIC 103 (GA) Concert Choir (1 per semester/maximum of 8) Rehearsal and performance of choral repertoire appropriate to mixed-voice ensemble of approximately sixty voices.
Effective: Spring 2004
Prerequisite: audition  

MUSIC 104 (GA) Chamber Singers (1 per semester/maximum of 8) Rehearsal and performance of choral repertoire appropriate to mixed-voice ensemble of approximately twenty-four voices.
Effective: Spring 2004
Prerequisite: audition  

MUSIC 106 (GA) Early Music Ensemble (1 per semester/maximum of 8) Ensemble for the performance and study of Baroque or early music on instruments of the era.
Effective: Spring 2004
Prerequisite: audition  

MUSIC 109 (GA) The Music of the Beatles (3) This course will consider the music of the Beatles by examining how John Lennon, Paul McCartney, and George Harrison developed as songwriters.
Effective: Spring 2013
 

MUSIC 110 Keyboard Skills I: Music Major (1) Introduction to the keyboard, chord progressions, transposition, improvisation, and simple accompanying techniques.
Effective: Fall 1985
 

MUSIC 112 Guitar Techniques I (0.5) Performance and teaching techniques for guitar.
Effective: Spring 2008
 

MUSIC 113 Music Theatre--Class Voice I (1) Group study emphasizing development of sound vocal and musicianship skills fundamental for music theatre.
Effective: Spring 2001
Prerequisite: admission into the School of Theatre with intent to major in Music Theatre  

MUSIC 114 Music Theatre--Class Voice II (1) Group study emphasizing development of sound vocal and musicianship skills fundamental for music theatre.
Effective: Spring 2001
Prerequisite: MUSIC 113  

MUSIC 115 Beginning Voice Class (1) Class voice emphasizing the fundamentals of healthy singing technique. For Music Majors only.
Effective: Fall 2011
 

MUSIC 116 Intermediate Voice Class (1 per semester/maximum of 4) Class voice, emphasizing pedagogical experiences and techniques for public school music classrooms. For Music Majors only.
Effective: Fall 2011
 

MUSIC 119S First-Year Music Seminar (2) Individual applied instruction and group activities; orientation, area recitals, and studio classes as required by instructor.
Effective: Summer 1999
Prerequisite: permission of instructor  

MUSIC 121 Basic Musicianship I (1) Elementary sight singing and dictation.
Effective: Fall 1989
Prerequisite: ability to reproduce simple rhythm and tonal patterns   Concurrent: MUSIC 131

MUSIC 122 Basic Musicianship II (1) Continuation of Music 121.
Effective: Fall 1989
Prerequisite: MUSIC 121   Concurrent: MUSIC 132

MUSIC 129S First-Year Performance Seminar (3) Individual applied instruction and group activities; orientation, area recitals, and studio classes as required by instructor.
Effective: Summer 1999
Prerequisite: permission of instructor  

MUSIC 131 Music Theory I (2) Review of rudiments; introduction to the fundamental linear and vertical features of tonal music, integration of written and aural skills.
Effective: Fall 1989
Prerequisite: ability to read musical notation; knowledge of musical rudiments.   Concurrent: MUSIC 121

MUSIC 132 Music Theory II (2) Continuation of Music 131.
Effective: Fall 1989
Prerequisite: MUSIC 131   Concurrent: MUSIC 122

MUSIC 151 Brass Techniques I (1) Introduction to basic performance techniques on brass instruments; teaching strategies and materials for use in a heterogeneous instrument setting.
Effective: Fall 2007
 

MUSIC 152 Percussion Techniques I (1) Introduction to basic performance techniques on percussion instruments; teaching strategies and materials for use in a heterogeneous instrument setting.
Effective: Fall 2007
 

MUSIC 153 String Techniques I (1) Performance techniques on stringed instruments for music education majors.
Effective: Fall 2007
 

MUSIC 154 Woodwind Techniques I (1) Performance and teaching techniques for woodwind instruments.
Effective: Fall 2007
 

MUSIC 162 (IL) Introduction to Music History (2) An introduction to Western music history and world music of selected cultures through the study of representative works.
Effective: Spring 2006
  Concurrent: MUSIC 132

MUSIC 170 Keyboard Skills II: Music Major (1) Instruction in secondary chord progressions, transposition, improvisation, accompanying techniques, simple score reading.
Effective: Fall 1985
Prerequisite: MUSIC 050, MUSIC 110 or placement audition  

MUSIC 173S First-Year Composition Seminar (2) Individual composition instruction for freshman composition majors (Fall semester) and group activities.
Effective: Summer 1999
Prerequisite: admission to the BM degree in Composition  

MUSIC 174J Composition II (2) Composition instruction for first-year composition majors.
Effective: Fall 2012
 

MUSIC 181 Jazz Improvisation I (2) A study of the fundamentals of jazz theory, harmonic functions, and their applications to jazz improvisation.
Effective: Fall 1991
Prerequisite: MUSIC 132  

MUSIC 182 Jazz Improvisation II (2) A study of advanced harmonic concepts and their application to jazz improvisation.
Effective: Summer 1986
Prerequisite: MUSIC 181  

MUSIC 190 (GA) Chamber Music for Strings (1 per semester/maximum of 8) Preparation for performance of advanced chamber music literature involving primarily string instruments--string quartets, piano trios, clarinet quintets.
Effective: Spring 2004
Prerequisite: permission of instructor  

MUSIC 191 (GA) Chamber Music for Woodwinds (1 per semester/maximum of 8) Preparation for performance of advanced chamber music literature involving primarily woodwind instruments--woodwind quintets and quartets.
Effective: Spring 2004
Prerequisite: permission of instructor  

MUSIC 192 (GA) Chamber Music for Brass (1 per semester/maximum of 8) Preparation for performance of advanced chamber music literature involving primarily brass instruments--brass quartets and quintets.
Effective: Spring 2004
Prerequisite: permission of instructor  

MUSIC 193 Sonata Duos (1 per semester/maximum of 8) Preparation for performance of advanced sonata literature for various individual instruments with keyboard.
Effective: Fall 1983
Prerequisite: permission of instructor  

MUSIC 194 Studio and Recital Accompanying (1 per semester/maximum of 8) Keyboard accompaniment of student soloists in the studio and in public performance under faculty supervision.
Effective: Fall 1983
Prerequisite: KEYBD 120J orKEYBD 130J or consent of supervising faculty member  

MUSIC 199 (IL) Foreign Studies (1-12) Courses offered in foreign countries by individual or group instruction.
Effective: Spring 2007
 

MUSIC 210 Keyboard Skills III: Music Major (1) Playing accompaniments from chord symbols and full notation, transposition, improvisation, modulation, score-reading, and standard literature.
Effective: Fall 1985
Prerequisite: MUSIC 170 or placement audition  

MUSIC 212 Guitar Techniques II (1) Intermediate performance and teaching techniques for guitar.
Effective: Summer 2006
Prerequisite: MUSIC 112  

MUSIC 216 Care and Nuture of Young Singing Voices (0.5) The nature of singing voices in children from birth through adolescence; strategies for helping all children become successful singers.
Effective: Summer 2006
 

MUSIC 221 Basic Musicianship III (1) Intermediate sight singing and dictation.
Effective: Fall 1991
Prerequisite: MUSIC 122 Prerequisite or concurrent:MUSIC 231  

MUSIC 222 Basic Musicianship IV (1) Continuation of Music 221.
Effective: Spring 1997
Prerequisite: MUSIC 221 . Prerequisite or concurrent:  

MUSIC 231 Music Theory III (2) Intermediate concepts of tonal theory.
Effective: Fall 1989
Prerequisite: MUSIC 132  

MUSIC 241 Music for Classroom Teachers (3) Development of competencies for guiding musical experiences of children in the elementary classroom.
Effective: Spring 2001
Prerequisite: for students in the K-6 Teacher Certification Program only  

MUSIC 251A Brass Techniques II: Trumpet (0.5) A class setting in which trumpet performance techniques, teaching/diagnostic strategies, instructional materials, and literature are taught, practiced, and developed.
Effective: Summer 2006
Prerequisite: MUSIC 151  

MUSIC 251B Brass Techniques II: Horn (0.5) A class setting in which horn performance techniques, teaching/diagnostic strategies, instructional materials, and literature are taught, practiced, and developed.
Effective: Summer 2006
Prerequisite: MUSIC 151  

MUSIC 251C Brass Techniques II: Trombone (0.5) A class setting in which trombone performance techniques, teaching/diagnostic strategies, instructional materials, and literature are taught, practiced, and developed.
Effective: Summer 2006
Prerequisite: MUSIC 151  

MUSIC 251D Brass Techniques II: Euphonium/Tuba (0.5) A class setting in which euphonium and tuba performance techniques, teaching/ diagnostic strategies, instructional materials, and literature are taught, practiced, and developed.
Effective: Summer 2006
Prerequisite: MUSIC 151  

MUSIC 253 String Techniques II (0.5-1 per semester/maximum of 2) Performance techniques on violin, viola, cello or string bass for music education majors.
Effective: Spring 2013
Prerequisite: MUSIC 153  

MUSIC 254A Woodwind Techniques II: Flute (0.5) Performance and teaching techniques and materials selection for flute.
Effective: Summer 2006
Prerequisite: MUSIC 154  

MUSIC 254B Woodwind Techniques II: Oboe (0.5) Performance and teaching techniques and materials selection for oboe.
Effective: Summer 2006
Prerequisite: MUSIC 154  

MUSIC 254C Woodwind Techniques II: Clarinet (0.5) Performance and teaching techniques and materials selection for clarinet.
Effective: Summer 2006
Prerequisite: MUSIC 154  

MUSIC 254D Woodwind Techniques II: Saxophone (0.5) Performance and teaching techniques and materials selection for saxophone.
Effective: Summer 2006
Prerequisite: MUSIC 154  

MUSIC 254E Woodwind Techniques II: Bassoon (0.5) Performance and teaching techniques and materials selection for bassoon.
Effective: Summer 2006
Prerequisite: MUSIC 154  

MUSIC 261 (GA;IL) Survey of Music History I (3) A survey of music history to 1750, with readings, listening, and lecture.
Effective: Spring 2012
Prerequisite: MUSIC 131, MUSIC 162  

MUSIC 262 (GA;IL) Survey of Music History II (3) A survey of music history from 1750 to the present, with readings, listening, and lecture.
Effective: Spring 2012
Prerequisite: MUSIC 132, MUSIC 162  

MUSIC 266 Basic Conducting (1) Basic instruction and practicum in conducting, both choral and instrumental.
Effective: Fall 1993
Prerequisite: MUSIC 221, MUSIC 231  

MUSIC 267 Techniques of Composition (2) Basic instruction in the techniques of composition in all idioms.
Effective: Fall 1993
Prerequisite: or concurrent:MUSIC 231  

MUSIC 270 Keyboard Skills IV: Music Major (1) Instruction in secondary chord progressions, transposition, improvisation, accompanying techniques, score reading.
Effective: Summer 1987
Prerequisite: MUSIC 210 or placement audition  

MUSIC 273J Composition III (2) Composition instruction for second-year composition majors.
Effective: Fall 2012
Prerequisite: MUSIC 174J  

MUSIC 274J Composition IV (2) Composition instruction for second-year composition majors.
Effective: Fall 2012
Prerequisite: MUSIC 273J  

MUSIC 295A Early Field Experience in Music Education (1) Observation of music learning and teaching processes, development of basic teaching skills and reflective behaviors.
Effective: Spring 2008
Prerequisite: fourth semester standingMUSIC 115, MUSIC 210  

MUSIC 296 Independent Studies (1-18) Creative projects, including research and design, which are supervised on an individual basis and which fall outside the scope of formal courses.
Effective: Fall 1983
 

MUSIC 297 Special Topics (1-9) Formal courses given infrequently to explore, in depth, a comparatively narrow subject which may be topical or of special interest.
Effective: Fall 1983
 

MUSIC 298 Special Topics (1-9) Formal courses given infrequently to explore, in depth, a comparatively narrow subject which may be topical or of special interest.
Effective: Fall 1992
 

MUSIC 299 (IL) Foreign Studies (1-12) Courses offered in foreign countries by individual or group instruction.
Effective: Spring 2007
 

MUSIC 312 Performance of Diverse Musical Styles (1) Exploration of world instruments and singing through performance and study.
Effective: Summer 2006
 

MUSIC 331 Tonal Analysis (2) Introduction to standard procedures of tonal analysis, including concepts of form and structure.
Effective: Spring 1997
Prerequisite: MUSIC 221, MUSIC 231  

MUSIC 332 Analysis of Twentieth Century Music (2) Application of analytical techniques and compositional theories to music of the twentieth century.
Effective: Summer 1996
Prerequisite: MUSIC 331  

MUSIC 336 Orchestration (2) Scoring for the orchestra.
Effective: Spring 1988
Prerequisite: MUSIC 222, MUSIC 232  

MUSIC 340 Music Learning and Development (2) Application of psychological principles to teaching of music, including curriculum design and contemporary practices in music education.
Effective: Fall 2008
Prerequisite: acceptance into Teacher Education Degree Program in Music   Concurrent: MUSIC 341 MUSIC 395A

MUSIC 341 Instructional Materials in Music (2) Exploration of instructional materials and repertoire for use in K-12 music settings. Limited to Music Education majors who have been accepted into the Teacher Education Degree Program in Music.
Effective: Summer 2006
  Concurrent: MUSIC 340 MUSIC 395A

MUSIC 345 Instrucational Practices in Music (2) For music education students to learn about instrucational techniques and practices for music performance and general music classes.
Effective: Summer 2006
Prerequisite: MUSIC 340, MUSIC 341, MUSIC 395A piano and voice proficiencies passed.   Concurrent: MUSIC 395B

MUSIC 366 Intermediate Conducting (1) Intermediate instruction in conducting; conducting techniques specific to instrumental or choral music; introduction to rehearsal technique.
Effective: Fall 2008
Prerequisite: MUSIC 266, MUSIC 270, MUSIC 331  

MUSIC 373J Composition V (3) Composition instruction for third-year position majors.
Effective: Fall 2012
Prerequisite: MUSIC 274J  

MUSIC 374J Composition VI (3) Composition instruction for third-year composition majors.
Effective: Fall 2012
Prerequisite: MUSIC 373J  

MUSIC 387 Language Diction for Singers: Italian and English (1) Intensive drill in the pronunciation, phonetic transcription, and singing of Italian and English.
Effective: Summer 1991
Prerequisite: VOICE 170J orVOICE 180J or 2 semesters ofVOICE 100J orVOICE 110J  

MUSIC 388 Language Diction for Singers: French (1) Intensive drill in the pronunciation, phonetic transcription, and singing of French.
Effective: Spring 1987
Prerequisite: VOICE 170J orVOICE 180J or two semesters ofVOICE 100J orVOICE 110J  

MUSIC 389 Language Diction for Singers: German (1) Intensive drill in the pronunciation, phonetic transcription, and singing of German.
Effective: Spring 1987
Prerequisite: VOICE 170J orVOICE 180J or two semesters ofVOICE 100J orVOICE 110J  

MUSIC 395A Cohort Practicum I (1) Observation and pre-service experience in the schools. Limited to Music Education Majors.
Effective: Fall 2008
Prerequisite: Acceptance into Teacher Education Degree Program in Music   Concurrent: MUSIC 340 MUSIC 341

MUSIC 395B Cohort Practicum II (1) Observation and teaching experiences in a variety of musical instruction settings.
Effective: Spring 2009
Prerequisite: MUSIC 341, MUSIC 395A piano proficiency passed   Concurrent: MUSIC 345

MUSIC 395C Practicum in Music Teaching (1 per semester/maximum of 5) Field experiences in music teaching for undergraduate music education majors.
Effective: Spring 2013
Prerequisite: acceptance into the School of Music   Concurrent: MUSIC 344

MUSIC 399 (IL) Foreign Studies (1-12) Courses offered in foreign countries by individual or group instruction.
Effective: Spring 2007
 

MUSIC 400J Solo Recital (1) Required recital for Performer's Certificate.
Effective: Fall 2012
Prerequisite: permission of the director of the school of music  

MUSIC 412 Jazz Pedagogy (2) The development of advanced skills in pedagogy for teaching jazz bands.
Effective: Summer 1994
Prerequisite: admission to the Music Education program or certification  

MUSIC 414 String Pedagogy (1-2) The development of skills in pedagogy for teaching strings.
Effective: Spring 1992
Prerequisite: completion of 300-level strings course  

MUSIC 415 Woodwind Pedagogy (1-2) The development of skills in pedagogy for teaching woodwinds.
Effective: Spring 1992
Prerequisite: completion of 300-level woodwind course  

MUSIC 416 Brass Pedagogy (1-2) The development of skills in pedagogy for teaching brass.
Effective: Spring 1992
Prerequisite: completion of 300-level brass course  

MUSIC 417 Percussion Pedagogy (1-2) The development of advanced skills in pedagogy for teaching percussion.
Effective: Summer 1992
Prerequisite: MUSIC 152;PERCN 320J orPERCN 330J or permission of instructor  

MUSIC 418 Voice Pedagogy (2) Analysis of techniques of teaching voice and studies of related music literature and pedagogical writings.
Effective: Spring 2004
Prerequisite: VOICE 270J orVOICE 280J ; or four semesters ofVOICE 100J orVOICE 110J  

MUSIC 419 Piano Pedagogy I (2) Analysis of beginning teaching methods and teaching strategies for children.
Effective: Spring 1997
Prerequisite: KEYBD 270 orKEYBD 280;MUSIC 331  

MUSIC 420 Song Writing and Recording (3) Song composition, arranging and recording in a variety of style genres.
Effective: Spring 2011
Prerequisite: INART 258, MUSIC 232  

MUSIC 421 Jazz Combo Class (1 per semester/maximum of 8) Study and performance of small group jazz.
Effective: Fall 2013
Prerequisite: MUSIC 181  

MUSIC 422 Jazz Harmony and Arranging (3) Analysis and composition of jazz tunes and chord progressions; instrumental and vocal arranging in the jazz idiom.
Effective: Fall 1983
Prerequisite: MUSIC 222, MUSIC 232  

MUSIC 424 Piano Pedagogy II (2) Analysis of techniques of teaching intermediate-early advanced level piano and studies of music literature and pedagogical writings.
Effective: Spring 1997
Prerequisite: KEYBD 270 orKEYBD 280;MUSIC 331  

MUSIC 425 Advanced Voice Pedagogy (2) Analysis of techniques of teaching voice, supervised teaching, studies of studio materials and related topics.
Effective: Spring 2004
Prerequisite: MUSIC 418  

MUSIC 429 Aural Review for Graduate Students (1) An intensive review of the aural skills required for a theoretical understanding of 18th- and 19th-century music.
Effective: Summer 1994
Prerequisite: MUSIC 221 or undergraduate core in music theory at an accredited university  

MUSIC 431 ADVANCED TONAL ANALYSIS (2-3) Advanced techniques of musical analysis.
Effective: Fall 1996
Prerequisite: MUSIC 331  

MUSIC 432 Graduate Review of Twentieth-Century Analysis (2-3) The theory and analysis of style in music of the twentieth century.
Effective: Fall 1997
Prerequisite: MUSIC 262, MUSIC 331  

MUSIC 433 Advanced Analysis of Twentieth Century Music (2-3) In-depth studies of selected twentieth-century repertoires and/or analytical models.
Effective: Summer 1996
Prerequisite: MUSIC 262, MUSIC 332  

MUSIC 434 History of Electroacoustic Music (3) A history of Electroacoustic music as a consequence of developments in culture and technology from 1880 to present.
Effective: Spring 2016
Prerequisite: INART 258A orINART 258B  

MUSIC 435 Score Reading (1) Introduction in score reading at the keyboard.
Effective: Spring 1991
Prerequisite: MUSIC 232 ; piano proficiency passed  

MUSIC 438 THE BUSINESS OF MUSIC (1) A survey of topics related to a music career in performance, private teaching, and college teaching.
Effective: Summer 2016
Prerequisite: Fifth-semester standing and permission of instructor  

MUSIC 441W Emphasis in Elementary General and Choral Music (3) Selection and application of materials, methods, teaching and assessment strategies for elementary general and choral music settings.
Effective: Spring 2011
Prerequisite: MUSIC 345, MUSIC 395B  

MUSIC 442W Emphasis in Secondary General Music (3) Emphasis in teaching in secondary general music settings.
Effective: Fall 2013
Prerequisite: Limited to Music Education Majors.MUSIC 345, MUSIC 395B  

MUSIC 444W Emphasis in Elementary and Intermediate Band (3) Examination and application of teaching strategies and materials for students planning to teach band in the elementary and middle schools.
Effective: Spring 2011
Prerequisite: MUSIC 345, MUSIC 395A, MUSIC 366 piano proficiency passes  

MUSIC 445W Emphasis in High School Band (3) Examination and application of teaching strategies and materials for students planning to teach high school bands.
Effective: Spring 2011
Prerequisite: MUSIC 345, MUSIC 395B  

MUSIC 446W Emphasis in Strings and Orchestra (3) Development of teaching techniques for instructing elementary and secondary string/orchestra student musicians for music education majors.
Effective: Spring 2011
Prerequisite: MUSIC 345, MUSIC 395B  

MUSIC 450 Teaching Marching Band (2) Traditional and contemporary drill design principles, show development strategies, instructional techniques, and organizational procedures involved in teaching marching band.
Effective: Fall 2007
Prerequisite: MUSIC 345 or three years collegiate marching band experience or permission of program  

MUSIC 451 Computer Programming for Musicians (3 per semester/maximum of 12) In-depth study of music programming techniques.
Effective: Spring 2011
Prerequisite: INART 258A, MUSIC 455 or permission of program  

MUSIC 452 Computer Music Synthesis (3) Use of sound synthesis software for music creation.
Effective: Spring 2013
Prerequisite: INART 258A andINART 050  

MUSIC 453 Recording Studio Training (1) Training in how to use a professional multi-track recording studio.
Effective: Summer 2013
Prerequisite: permission of program and successful completion of two of the following:INART 050, THEA 484, MUSIC 420, MUSIC 458  

MUSIC 455 Technology in Music (1-3:1.5:1.5) Survey of how musical information is stored and processed in computer systems.
Effective: Spring 2008
Prerequisite: CMPSC 100, CMPSC 101, CMPSC 121 orMUSIC 231  

MUSIC 458 Electronic Music Composition (3) An introduction to the art of composition in the electronic audio medium.
Effective: Spring 2011
Prerequisite: INART 258A  

MUSIC 460 Teaching Musical Cultures (2) Exploration of the world's musical cultures and the implication of and procedures for teaching multicultural music. Limited to upper division music majors or permission of program.
Effective: Summer 2006
Prerequisite: MUSIC 262 or permission of program  

MUSIC 461W Studies in Music History: Antiquity to 1600 (3 per semester/maximum of 6) In-depth study of selected aspects of music and culture from antiquity to 1600, with emphasis on writing and research.
Effective: Fall 2010
Prerequisite: MUSIC 261, MUSIC 331  

MUSIC 462W Studies in Music History: 1550-1750 (3 per semester/maximum of 6) In-depth study of selected aspects of music and culture from 1550-1750, with emphasis on writing and research.
Effective: Fall 2010
Prerequisite: MUSIC 261, MUSIC 331  

MUSIC 463W Studies in Music History: 1700-1900 (3 per semester/maximum of 6) In-depth study of selected aspects of music and culture from 1700-1900, with emphasis on writing and research.
Effective: Fall 2010
Prerequisite: MUSIC 262, MUSIC 331  

MUSIC 464W Studies in Music History: 1850-Present (3 per semester/maximum of 6) In-depth study of selected aspects of music and culture from 1850 to the present, with emphasis on writing and research.
Effective: Fall 2010
Prerequisite: MUSIC 262, MUSIC 332  

MUSIC 465 Advanced Conducting I (3) Advanced instruction in conducting; conducting techniques specific to instrumental or choral music; emphasis on score study and rehearsal technique.
Effective: Summer 1994
Prerequisite: MUSIC 366  

MUSIC 466 Advanced Conducting II (2 per semester/maximum of 8) Standard scores of symphonies, tone poems, operas, oratorios, and shorter vocal and instrumental works studied from the viewpoint of the conductor.
Effective: Spring 1995
Prerequisite: MUSIC 465  

MUSIC 467 Opera Workshop (1-3 per semester/maximum of 6) History, analysis, and production of operas from sixteenth century to present.
Effective: Spring 2001
Prerequisite: audition  

MUSIC 468 Acting for Singers (2 per semester/maximum of 4) To help students develop authentic and specific characters/portrayals on stage through physical and emotional awareness.
Effective: Fall 2008
Prerequisite: Must be currently enrolled for voice jury track at the level of V220J or higher or register with permission of the program  

MUSIC 471 Structural and Sixteenth-Century Counterpoint (2) Advanced species counterpoint and its application to the sixteenth-century style.
Effective: Fall 1983
Prerequisite: MUSIC 222, MUSIC 232  

MUSIC 472 Eighteenth-Century Counterpoint (2) Imitative and nonimitative counterpoint in the style of Bach.
Effective: Fall 1983
Prerequisite: MUSIC 222, MUSIC 232  

MUSIC 473J Composition VII (3) Composition instruction for fourth-year composition majors.
Effective: Fall 2012
Prerequisite: MUSIC 374J  

MUSIC 474J Composition VIII (3) Composition instruction for fourth-year composition majors.
Effective: Fall 2012
Prerequisite: MUSIC 473J  

MUSIC 476W B.A. Senior Project (3) A semester project appropriate to student's option in B.A. program (e.g., research paper, performance with program notes, or related paper).
Effective: Spring 1992
Prerequisite: seventh-semester standing  

MUSIC 478 Vocal Literature (3) Introduction to the literature for solo voice in opera, oratorio, cantata, art song, and chamber music from the baroque to the present.
Effective: Spring 1997
Prerequisite: MUSIC 262, MUSIC 331  

MUSIC 480 Opera Literature (3) Studies in the development of the opera from 1600 to the present, treating both libretto and music.
Effective: Spring 1997
Prerequisite: MUSIC 262, MUSIC 331  

MUSIC 481 Keyboard Literature (3) Studies in the development of keyboard music and instruments; a survey of all eras using listening, analysis, and performance.
Effective: Spring 1997
Prerequisite: MUSIC 262, MUSIC 331  

MUSIC 483 Seminar in Voice Pedagogy (2) Survey of literature relevant to the teaching of voice from historical sources through recent pedagogical scholarship.
Effective: Spring 2004
Prerequisite: MUSIC 418  

MUSIC 485 Chamber Music Literature (3) Survey of chamber music for strings, winds, and brass instruments from the mid-16th century to the present day.
Effective: Spring 1997
Prerequisite: MUSIC 262, MUSIC 331  

MUSIC 487 Orchestral Literature (3) Survey of orchestral literature.
Effective: Spring 1997
Prerequisite: MUSIC 262, MUSIC 331  

MUSIC 488 Studies in the Major Performance Area (1-2) Selected studies in music literature specific to the student's major performance area. Will include research, analysis and performance.
Effective: Spring 2011
 

MUSIC 489 Studio and Recital Accompaniment (1 per semester/maximum of 4) Advanced keyboard accompaniment of student soloists in the studio and in public performance under faculty supervision.
Effective: Fall 1983
Prerequisite: MUSIC 194 or permission of instructor  

MUSIC 491 Advanced Chamber Ensemble (1 per semester/maximum of 4) Preparation and performance of advanced chamber music.
Effective: Spring 2014
Prerequisite: MUSIC 190, MUSIC 191 or equivalent and permission of program  

MUSIC 493 Sonata Duos (1 per semester/maximum of 4) Preparation for performance of advanced sonata literature for various individual instruments with keyboard.
Effective: Fall 1983
Prerequisite: MUSIC 193 or equivalent; permission of instructor  

MUSIC 494 Research Topics (1-3 per semester/maximum of 6) Supervised research leading to senior thesis or project.
Effective: Fall 2012
 

MUSIC 494H Research Topics (1-3 per semester/maximum of 6) Supervised research leading to senior thesis or project.
Effective: Fall 2012
 

MUSIC 495 Internship (1-18) Supervised off-campus, nongroup instruction including field experiences, practica, or internships. Written and oral critique of activity required.
Effective: Spring 2013
 

MUSIC 495A Student Teaching: General Music (5-7) Observation and teaching under supervision.
Effective: Fall 2001
Prerequisite: completion of all courses in the major with a grade of "C" or better   Concurrent: MUSIC 442

MUSIC 495B Student Teaching: Choral Music (5-7) Observation and teaching under supervision.
Effective: Fall 2001
Prerequisite: completion of all courses in the major with a grade of "C" or better   Concurrent: MUSIC 443

MUSIC 495C Student Teaching: Instrumental Music (5-7) Observation and teaching under supervision.
Effective: Fall 2001
Prerequisite: completion of all courses in the major with a grade of "C" or better   Concurrent: MUSIC 444

MUSIC 496 Independent Studies (1-18) Creative projects, including research and design, which are supervised on an individual basis and which fall outside the scope of formal courses.
Effective: Fall 1983
 

MUSIC 496H Independent Studies - Honors (1-18) Creative projects, including research and design, which are supervised on an individual basis and which fall outside the scope of formal courses.
Effective: Summer 2011
 

MUSIC 497 Special Topics (1-9) Formal courses given infrequently to explore, in depth, a comparatively narrow subject which may be topical or of special interest.
Effective: Fall 1983
 

MUSIC 498 Special Topics (1-9) Formal courses given infrequently to explore, in depth, a comparatively narrow subject which may be topical or of special interest.
Effective: Fall 1992
 

MUSIC 499 (IL) Foreign Studies (1-12) Courses offered in foreign countries by individual or group instruction.
Effective: Spring 2007
 

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