Academic Catalog 2020-2021

Slippery Rock University

Music (MUSI)

MUSI 029 -  Clinical Integration Lab  

This is a laboratory experience associated with Clinical Integration MUSI 229.

Corequisite(s): MUSI 229

Credits: 0

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall & Spring Terms

MUSI 101 -  Exploring Music  

A survey course designed to develop the student perception and understanding of changing musical styles and practices in Western culture.

Credits: 3

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Every Term

MUSI 102 -  Exploring World Music  

A course designed to survey non-Western musical traditions and practices. Emphasis is given to the music of India, Russia, Japan, Africa, the Middle East, and the American Indian.

Credits: 3

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall & Spring Terms

Thematic Thread(s): Arts & Popular Culture, Art & Society, Creating Art, Political Arts, Transfer Thread Completion Course

MUSI 104 -  Exploring American Music  

A survey course designed to develop student knowledge and understanding of music composed and performed in the United States between 1620 and the present.

Credits: 3

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall & Spring Terms

Thematic Thread(s): Arts & Popular Culture, Art & Society, Being American, Creating Art, Political Arts, Transfer Thread Completion Course

MUSI 105 -  Exploring Jazz  

The stylistic development of jazz and its relevance to society.

Credits: 3

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall & Spring Terms

MUSI 106 -  Introduction to Jazz Performance  

This course will introduce the high school music student to jazz pedagogy at the university level. Emphasis will be placed on performing skills, theory, improvisation, ear training and music technology. Course may be repeated up to four credits.

Credits: 1

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Summer Terms

MUSI 107 -  Fundamentals of Music  

Understanding and using music notation and terminology.

Credits: 3

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Summer Terms

MUSI 108 -  Flute Camp  

The SRU "Flute Camp" will give high school flutists an opportunity to be on the SRU campus during the Summer Arts Academy for an intensive 2 week program involving all aspects of flute performance. Follow up involvement of the high school students during the fall semester will consist of their attendance at flute related university events and critical writing about the concerts/rehearsals/master classes they observed during the fall component.

Credits: 1

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Summer Terms

MUSI 109 -  Jazz Combo  

Students will meet weekly with the appropriate faculty member to work on jazz performance in the small group (combo) setting. Study of phrasing, articulation, jazz theory, improvisation, and other jazz performance practices will be addressed. Students will be auditioned at the beginning of the semester for placement. At least one public performance will be given per semester. One hour of rehearsal time per week. One credit for every semester of satisfactory participation is granted for this music performance group. The course may be repeated up to 10 times. Additional repeats are possible with a waiver from the department chairperson. The ensemble is also available without credit.

Credits: 1

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall & Spring Terms

Thematic Thread(s): Art & Society, Creating Art, Transfer Thread Completion Course

MUSI 111 -  Introduction to Music Education  

This course is designed to introduce the student to the field of music education. This course will be an introduction to planning and preparation for teaching music, including creating an effective classroom environment for teaching music, instructional delivery in music, historical background relevant to music education, copyright laws in the music classroom, instructional planning, diversity, and advocacy. Students will complete their Field Experience Level 1: Observation hours as a requirement of this course.

Credits: 2

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall Terms

MUSI 113 -  Saxophone Quartet  

Students will meet weekly with the appropriate faculty member to work on literature selected for their performance ability level. Study of phrasing, articulation, balance, blend, intonation, and other performance practices will be addressed. Students will be auditioned at the beginning of the semester for placement. At least one public performance will be given per semester. Two hours per week rehearsal time. One to two credits for every semester of satisfactory participation is granted for this music performance group. The course may be repeated up to 10 times. Additional repeats are possible with a waiver from the department chairperson. The ensemble is also available without credit.

Credits: 1-2

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall & Spring Terms

Thematic Thread(s): Art & Society, Creating Art, Transfer Thread Completion Course

MUSI 114 -  Symphonic Wind Ensemble  

Symphonic Wind Ensemble: A chamber ensemble composed of select musicians chosen by audition, performing contemporary literature as well as transcriptions for winds and percussion. Four and a half hours of week rehearsal time. One to four credits for every semester of satisfactory participation is granted for this music performance group. The course may be repeated up to 10 times. Additional repeats are possible with a waiver from the department chairperson. The ensemble is also available without credit.

Credits: 1-4

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall & Spring Terms

Thematic Thread(s): Art & Society, Creating Art, Transfer Thread Completion Course

MUSI 115 -  Concert Choir  

Auditioned mixed chorus of 50-70 singers that studies and performs a variety of music from Renaissance to 21st century, classical to contemporary, a cappella and music accompanied by piano, chamber groups, and symphonic ensembles. Three hours per week rehearsal time. Multiple concerts are presented both on and off campus and on periodic tours. One to three credits for every semester of satisfactory participation is granted for this music performance group. The course may be repeated up to 10 times. Additional repeats are possible with a waiver from the department chairperson. Entrance is by successful audition, held the first week of classes every semester; contact the instructor for information. The ensemble is also available without credit.

Credits: 1-3

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall & Spring Terms

Thematic Thread(s): Art & Society, Creating Art, Transfer Thread Completion Course

MUSI 116 -  Women's Choir  

An ensemble of 30-40 women who perform choral music especially composed for female voices. This ensemble performs traditional and modern repertoire, with and without accompaniment. Concerts are presented on campus and on tours. Two and one-half hours per week rehearsal time. Multiple concerts are presented both on and off campus and on periodic tours. One to two credits for every semester of satisfactory participation is granted for this music performance group. The course may be repeated up to 10 times. Additional repeats are possible with a waiver from the department chairperson. No audition is required. The ensemble is also available without credit.

Credits: 1-2

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall & Spring Terms

Thematic Thread(s): Art & Society, Creating Art, Transfer Thread Completion Course

MUSI 117 -  Chamber Singers  

An elite chamber choir of 16-24 outstanding singers who perform challenging repertoire with a greater emphasis on a cappella music. Members of this group are expected to display initiative to prepare music to the highest possible level of their ability. Two and one-half hours per week rehearsal time. One or two credits for every semester of satisfactory participation is granted for this music performance group. The course may be repeated up to 10 times. Additional repeats are possible with a waiver from the department chairperson. Entrance is by successful audition, held the first week of classes every semester; contact the instructor for information. The ensemble is also available without credit.

Corequisite(s): MUSI 115

Credits: 1-2

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall & Spring Terms

Thematic Thread(s): Art & Society, Creating Art, Transfer Thread Completion Course

MUSI 118 -  Marching Pride  

The Marching Pride performs during the half time at football games, both home and away, and for other special events. Much of its music is specially arranged. Open to all students. Six hours a week rehearsal during the football season. One to six credits for every semester of satisfactory participation is granted for this music performance group. The course may be repeated up to 6 times. Additional repeats are possible with a waiver from the department chairperson. The ensemble is also available without credit.

Credits: 1-6

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall Terms

Thematic Thread(s): Art & Society, Creating Art, Education, Transfer Thread Completion Course

MUSI 119 -  Concert Band  

The Concert Band members are carefully selected to provide a balanced instrumentation of the best players. Music written for concert band is the main repertoire. Concerts on campus. Four hours a week rehearsal time. One to four credits for every semester of satisfactory participation is granted for this music performance group. The course may be repeated up to 5 times. Additional repeats are possible with a waiver from the department chairperson. The ensemble is also available without credit.

Credits: 1-4

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Spring Terms

Thematic Thread(s): Art & Society, Creating Art, Transfer Thread Completion Course

MUSI 120 -  Jazz Ensemble  

The SRU Jazz Ensemble performs jazz literature from all eras of jazz history including big band, bop, hard bop, fusion and contemporary. This ensemble often performs with guest artists of national and international stature, both on and off campus. Membership in this ensemble requires an audition. Three hours and forty-five minutes of rehearsal per week. One to three credits for every semester of satisfactory participation is granted for this music performance group. The course may be repeated up to 10 times. Additional repeats are possible with a waiver from the department chairperson. The ensemble is also available without credit.

Credits: 1-3

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall & Spring Terms

Thematic Thread(s): Art & Society, Creating Art, Transfer Thread Completion Course

MUSI 121 -  Orchestra  

The orchestra is a string ensemble, with winds and percussion added when needed, which performs music from the orchestral repertoire. Admission by audition. Four hours a week rehearsal time. One to four credits for every semester of satisfactory participation is granted for this music performance group. The course may be repeated up to 10 times. Additional repeats are possible with a waiver from the department chairperson. The ensemble is also available without credit.

Credits: 1-4

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall & Spring Terms

Thematic Thread(s): Art & Society, Creating Art, Transfer Thread Completion Course

MUSI 122 -  Chamber String Ensemble  

The Chamber String Ensemble is a small ensemble selected for the study and performance of chamber music written for strings. Two hours a week rehearsal time. One to two credits for every semester of satisfactory participation is granted for this music performance group. The course may be repeated up to 10 times. Additional repeats are possible with a waiver from the department chairperson. The ensemble is also available without credit.

Credits: 1-2

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall & Spring Terms

Thematic Thread(s): Art & Society, Creating Art, Transfer Thread Completion Course

MUSI 123 -  Brass Ensemble  

The university's Brass Ensemble is a select ensemble of brass (and percussion) players who study and perform music from all historical periods. Both large brass choir works and small chamber brass works are performed. The ensemble performs on and off campus. Two hours a week rehearsal time. One to two credits for every semester of satisfactory participation is granted for this music performance group. The course may be repeated up to 10 times. Additional repeats are possible with a waiver from the department chairperson. The ensemble is also available without credit.

Credits: 1-2

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall & Spring Terms

Thematic Thread(s): Art & Society, Creating Art, Transfer Thread Completion Course

MUSI 124 -  Woodwind Ensemble  

The Woodwind Ensemble is a small select ensemble of woodwind players who study and perform music for woodwinds from all historical periods. Three hours a week rehearsal time. One credit for every semester of satisfactory participation is granted for this music performance group, with a maximum allowance of ten credits in any one music organization. Additional credits are possible with a waiver from the departmental chairperson. The ensemble is also available without credit.

Credits: 1

MUSI 125 -  Percussion Ensemble  

This small select ensemble of percussionists studies and performs music composed and transcribed for both percussion and mallet ensembles. Two hours a week rehearsal time. One to two credits for every semester of satisfactory participation is granted for this music performance group. The course may be repeated up to 10 times. Additional repeats are possible with a waiver from the department chairperson. The ensemble is also available without credit.

Credits: 1-2

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall & Spring Terms

Thematic Thread(s): Art & Society, Creating Art, Transfer Thread Completion Course

MUSI 126 -  Flute Choir  

The SRU Flute Choir is made up of a select group of flutists who will rehearse and perform a variety of music written for flute ensemble. Audition required. Two and a half hours a week rehearsal time. One to two credits for every semester of satisfactory participation is granted for this music performance group. The course may be repeated up to 10 times. Additional repeats are possible with a waiver from the department chairperson. The ensemble is also available without credit.

Credits: 1-2

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall & Spring Terms

Thematic Thread(s): Art & Society, Creating Art, Transfer Thread Completion Course

MUSI 127 -  Orientation to Music Therapy  

Orientation to the field of music therapy through lectures, readings, and viewing music therapy sessions. The course includes an overview of music therapy history, principles, and foundations through a survey of music therapy literature and clinical applications.

Credits: 2

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall Terms

MUSI 128 -  Applied Alexander Technique  

This course is an introduction to the Alexander Technique in which the students will examine their habitual movement patterns in order to encourage positive energy usage within the body. This technique heightens kinesthetic sensitivity, offering performers a control that is fluid and lively, thus lessening chances of performance injury. The principles of this technique are based on an understanding of human anatomy, which promotes ease, and freedom of movement, balance, flexibility, and coordination. Course may be repeated up to two credits.

Credits: 1

MUSI 129 -  Guitar and Bass Methods  

A music education course designed to prepare music education majors to teach guitar, string bass, and electric bass in elementary and secondary schools. It will also prepare students with the functional skills to use the guitar as an accompanying instrument.

Credits: 1-2

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall Terms

Enrollment is limited to students with a program in Music Education (K-12).

MUSI 131 -  Class Piano I  

For beginners with no previous keyboard experience. Fundamentals of note reading, beginning piano repertoire, melody harmonization and improvisation. Of particular value to the student desiring to gain a working knowledge of the piano either as a classroom tool or for personal use. Music majors only.

Credits: 1

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall Terms

Enrollment limited to students with department of Music.

MUSI 132 -  Class Piano II  

Continued development of skills begun in Class Piano I (MUSI 131). Music majors only.

Prerequisite: MUSI 131D
D Requires minimum grade of D.

Credits: 1

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Spring Terms

MUSI 133 -  Class Voice I  

Designed for the purpose of studying basic singing technique and thereby producing a good vocal tone; valuable to the student interested in improving his/her vocal skill. Music majors only.

Credits: 1

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall Terms

MUSI 134 -  Voice Methods  

The pedagogy of singing is emphasized via individual teaching demonstrations thereby enabling students to improve their ability to communicate basic vocal principles to other students. Music majors only.

Prerequisite: MUSI 133D
D Requires minimum grade of D.

Credits: 1

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Spring Terms

MUSI 137 -  Functional Guitar for Music Therapy I  

A study of the fundamental concepts needed to play and teach beginning guitar. Students must provide their own instruments. Music majors only.

Credits: 1

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall Terms

MUSI 138 -  Functional Guitar for Music Therapy II  

Continued development of skills begun in Class Guitar I (MUSI 137). Music majors only.

Prerequisite: MUSI 137D
D Requires minimum grade of D.

Credits: 1

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Spring Terms

MUSI 139 -  University Seminar  

University Seminar serves as the entry point to the Slippery Rock University general education program. With its strong faculty-student interaction, the course promotes intellectual inquiry, critical and creative thinking, and academic excellence. Through varied content, the course introduces students to academic discourse and information literacy while exploring topics such as diversity and inclusion and global awareness. This course will set students along the path to becoming engaged with issues and scholarship important to a 21st century education while they learn about themselves and their place in the world.

Credits: 3

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered as Needed

Enrollment limited to students with a semester level of Freshman 1 or Freshman 2.
Enrollment limited to students with the ROCK STUDIES STUDENT attribute.

MUSI 140 -  Low Brass Methods  

A study of the fundamental concepts and skills needed to play and teach trombone, baritone horn, euphonium, and tuba to homogeneous and heterogeneous instrument groups in pre-K-12 instrumental music education setting. This includes the integration and application of national and state standards for music education.

Credits: 2

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Spring Terms

Enrollment limited to students in the College of Liberal Arts college.
Enrollment limited to students with department of Music.

MUSI 151 -  Music Theory and Analysis I  

The student will study the grammar and literature of music through composition, analysis, listening, and performance. Three class meetings each week.

Credits: 2

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall Terms

MUSI 154 -  Musicianship Skills I  

Students will develop aural, rhythmic and keyboard skills, sight-singing, intervals and triad recognition, simple meters, basic harmonic progressions, major and minor keys and scales. Two class meetings each week.

Credits: 1

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall Terms

MUSI 165 -  Applied Performance Voice  

Applied lessons for the Bachelor of Music in Performance student. One lesson and 15 hours of practice each week are required for three credits. Applied lessons beyond degree requirements will be granted upon faculty availability. MUSI 165, 265, 365 may each be taken two times for a total of 18 credits; MUSI 465 may be taken four times for a total of 12 credits.

Credits: 3

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall & Spring Terms

Enrollment limited to students with department of Music.

MUSI 166 -  Applied Performance Piano  

Applied lessons for the Bachelor of Music in Performance student. One lesson and 15 hours of practice each week are required for three credits. Applied lessons beyond degree requirements will be granted upon faculty availability. MUSI 166, 266, 366 may each be taken two times for a total of 18 credits; MUSI 466 may be taken four times for a total of 12 credits.

Credits: 3

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall & Spring Terms

Enrollment limited to students with department of Music.

MUSI 167 -  Applied Performance Strings  

Applied lessons for the Bachelor of Music in Performance student. One lesson and 15 hours of practice each week are required for three credits. Applied lessons beyond degree requirements will be granted upon faculty availability. MUSI 167, 267, 367 may each be taken two times for a total of 18 credits; MUSI 467 may be taken four times for a total of 12 credits.

Credits: 3

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall & Spring Terms

Enrollment limited to students with department of Music.

MUSI 168 -  Applied Performance Woodwind  

Applied lessons for the Bachelor of Music in Performance student. One lesson and 15 hours of practice each week are required for three credits. Applied lessons beyond degree requirements will be granted upon faculty availability. MUSI 168, 268, 368 may be taken two times for a total of 18 credits; MUSI 468 may be taken four times for a total of 12 credits.

Credits: 3

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall & Spring Terms

Enrollment limited to students with department of Music.

MUSI 169 -  Applied Performance Brass  

Applied lessons for the Bachelor of Music in Performance student. One lesson and 15 hours of practice each week are required for three credits. Applied lessons beyond degree requirements will be granted upon faculty availability. MUSI 169, 269, 369 may each be taken two times for a total of 18 credits; MUSI 469 may be taken four times for a total of 12 credits.

Credits: 3

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall & Spring Terms

Enrollment limited to students with department of Music.

MUSI 170 -  Applied Performance Percussion  

Applied lessons for the Bachelor of Music in Performance student. One lesson and 15 hours of practice each week are required for three credits. Applied lessons beyond degree requirements will be granted upon faculty availability. MUSI 170, 270 and 370 may each be taken two times for a total of 18 credits; MUSI 470 may be taken four times for a total of 12 credits.

Credits: 3

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall & Spring Terms

Enrollment limited to students with department of Music.

MUSI 179 -  Applied Music  

With the approval of the applied music teacher, lessons are available in piano, voice, and any of the standard string, brass, woodwind or percussion instruments. Materials studied will depend on the students' background and ability. Normally one lesson and five hours of practice each week are required.

Credits: 1

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall & Spring Terms

Enrollment limited to students with department of Music.

MUSI 181 -  Applied Voice  

With the approval of the applied music teacher, lessons are available in voice. Materials studied will depend on the students' background and ability. Normally one lesson and five hours of practice each week are required.

Credits: 1

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall & Spring Terms

Enrollment limited to students with department of Music.

MUSI 182 -  Applied Strings  

With the approval of the applied music teacher, lessons are available in standard string instruments. Materials studied will depend on the students' background and ability. Normally one lesson and five hours of practice each week are required.

Credits: 1

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall & Spring Terms

Enrollment limited to students with department of Music.

MUSI 183 -  Applied Brass  

With the approval of the applied music teacher, lessons are available in standard brass instruments. Materials studied will depend on the students' background and ability. Normally one lesson and five hours of practice each week are required.

Credits: 1

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall & Spring Terms

Enrollment limited to students with department of Music.

MUSI 184 -  Applied Woodwinds  

With the approval of the applied music teacher, lessons are available in standard woodwind instruments. Materials studied will depend on the students' background and ability. Normally one lesson and five hours of practice each week are required.

Credits: 1

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall & Spring Terms

Enrollment limited to students with department of Music.

MUSI 185 -  Applied Percussion  

With the approval of the applied music teacher, lessons are available in standard percussion instruments. Materials studied will depend on the students' background and ability. Normally one lesson and five hours of practice each week are required.

Credits: 1

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall & Spring Terms

Enrollment limited to students with department of Music.

MUSI 190 -  Experimental  

A unique and specifically focused course within the general purview of a department which intends to offer it on a "one time only" basis and not as a permanent part of the department's curriculum.

Credits: 1-3

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered as Needed

MUSI 192 -  Tuba-Euphonium Ensemble  

The SRU Tuba-Euphonium Ensemble is comprised of tuba and euphonium players who rehearse and perform a variety of music written for tuba-euphonium ensemble. This is open to all students regardless of major or area of emphasis. One to two credits for every semester of satisfactory participation is granted for this music performance group. The course may be repeated up to 10 times. Additional repeats are possible with a waiver from the department chairperson. The ensemble is also available without credit.

Credits: 1-2

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall & Spring Terms

Thematic Thread(s): Art & Society, Creating Art, Transfer Thread Completion Course

MUSI 193 -  Jazz Lab Band  

The SRU Jazz Lab Band is a rehearsal ensemble that performs one concert per academic semester. The group does require an audition which takes place in the first week of the Fall semester. If openings occur in the Spring semester, the director will hold an audition for the open seats only. The ensemble rehearses big band literature from every stylistic period in jazz history. The focus of the course is on developing sight-reading, jazz performance practice and techniques, stylistic interpretation, foundational ensemble techniques, jazz band rehearsal techniques, and exposure to the literature, history, and composers of jazz music. This is open to all students regardless of major or area of emphasis. One to two credits for every semester of satisfactory participation is granted for this music performance group. The course may be repeated up to 10 times. Additional repeats are possible with a waiver from the department chairperson. The ensemble is also available without credit.

Credits: 1-2

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall & Spring Terms

Thematic Thread(s): Art & Society, Creating Art, Transfer Thread Completion Course

MUSI 194 -  World Percussion Ensemble  

The SRU World Percussion Ensemble rehearses and performs the percussion music of cultures outside of Western Europe and the United States, concentrating on, but not exclusive to, the Caribbean (Trinidad and Tobago, Cuba, The Dominican Republic, and Puerto Rico), Asia (Japan, lndia, and Korea), South America (Brazil), and West Africa. Students learn the instruments, techniques, some choreography (when appropriate), and musical styles in multiple genres for at least one public performance each academic semester. The ensemble rehearses and performs on authentic instruments (whenever possible) or modern, commercially available substitutes. This is open to all students regardless of major or area of emphasis. One to two credits for every semester of satisfactory participation is granted for this music performance group. The course may be repeated up to 10 times. Additional repeats a re possible with a waiver from the department chairperson. The ensemble is also available without credit.

Credits: 1-2

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall & Spring Terms

Thematic Thread(s): Art & Society, Creating Art, Transfer Thread Completion Course

MUSI 195 -  Workshop  

A workshop is a program which is usually of short duration, narrow in scope, often non-traditional in content and format, and on a timely topic.

Credits: 1-6

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered as Needed

MUSI 196 -  Winter Guard  

The Slippery Rock University Winter Guard is the indoor color guard performing ensemble. In this performing ensemble, students will combine the use of flags, sabers, mock rifles, and other equipment, as well as dance and interpretive movement, in shows for public performance and competition. Held in the spring semester the group performs in competition as part of the indoor marching arts circuit as well as for campus and community events. The course may be repeated up to 5 times. Additional repeats are possible with a waiver from the department chairperson.

Credits: 1-2

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Spring Terms

Thematic Thread(s): Art & Society, Creating Art, Transfer Thread Completion Course

MUSI 198 -  Selected Topics  

A Selected Topics course is a normal, departmental offering which is directly related to the discipline, but because of its specialized nature, may not be able to be offered on a yearly basis by the department.

Credits: 1-3

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered as Needed

MUSI 199 -  Fundamental Skills in Music Therapy  

Designed to prepare music therapy majors in fundamental clinical skills in music therapy necessary for working with a variety of client populations. It includes identifying client needs, delineating goals and objectives, task analysis and treatment strategies (re-creative techniques) through the application of functional music skills. Group processes and leadership techniques appropriate for various clientele.

Prerequisites: MUSI 127D and MUSI 137D
D Requires minimum grade of D.

Credits: 2

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Spring Terms

MUSI 201 -  Studies in Children's Music  

Listening, moving, playing instruments, singing and creating using repertoire suitable for children of various developmental levels.

Credits: 3

MUSI 203 -  Musician's Health  

This course is designed for music students, performing arts majors or any student who desires a deeper understanding of musicianship and performing artist wellness. An emphasis on healthy living for the performer including elimination of risk for injury will be discussed. The course will explore concepts such as ergonomics, good posture, and breathing and support. Students will learn about concepts such as effective practicing and the brain's perception of sound. Students will learn to identify and correct problems facing the performer when they arise.

Credits: 1

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall & Spring Terms

MUSI 204 -  Art and Science of Performing  

This course focuses on how to define, detect, and manage performance anxiety. Students will learn about the body's innate response to stress and pressure situations, and how to recognize maladaptive responses to pressure situations. Students will learn about conventional methods for treating performance anxiety as well as unconventional methods including self-analysis, meditation, guided imagery, and the Alexander technique. Pre-performance routines such as centering will be discussed. Students will learn about tools such as engaged practicing that will help to produce better performances. The concept of flow state will also be discussed.

Credits: 1

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall Terms

MUSI 205 -  Music in Recreation  

A practical study of the ways and means of planning effective music programs for leisure and recreation and developing the competencies needed by a music leader in recreation.

Credits: 3

MUSI 206 -  Fundamentals of Conducting  

In this course, students will learn the foundational skills necessary to conduct both instrumental and vocal ensembles. As an introductory course, it will serve as a catalyst for developing the lifelong conductor-practitioner regardless of area emphasis - vocal or instrumental. Fundamental skills that will be developed include, but are not limited to: conducting patterns in stationary focal point conducting, expressive gesture, baton technique and basic transpositions.

Prerequisites: MUSI 253D and MUSI 256D
D Requires minimum grade of D.

Credits: 1

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall Terms

Enrollment limited to students with department of Music.

MUSI 208 -  Clarinet and Saxophone Methods  

A study of the fundamental concepts and skills needed to play and teach clarinet and saxophone to homogeneous and heterogeneous instrument groups in pre-K-12 instrumental music education setting. This includes the integration and application of national and state standards for music education.

Credits: 2

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall Terms

Enrollment limited to students in the College of Liberal Arts college.
Enrollment limited to students with department of Music.

MUSI 209 -  Jazz Combo  

Students will meet weekly with the appropriate faculty member to work on jazz performance in the small group (combo) setting. Study of phrasing, articulation, jazz theory, improvisation, and other jazz performance practices will be addressed. Students will be auditioned at the beginning of the semester for placement. At least one public performance will be given per semester. One credit for every semester of satisfactory participation is granted for this music performance group, with a maximum allowance of ten credits in any one music organization. Additional credits are possible with a waiver from the departmental chairperson. The ensemble is also available without credit.

Credits: 1

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall & Spring Terms

Thematic Thread(s): Art & Society, Creating Art, Transfer Thread Completion Course

MUSI 212 -  Fundamentals of Conducting Lab  

This course is the lab component to MUSI 206: Fundamentals of Conducting and will include application of conducting skills through time on the podium.

Prerequisites: MUSI 253C and MUSI 256C
C Requires minimum grade of C.

Credits: 1

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall Terms

Enrollment limited to students in the College of Liberal Arts college.
Enrollment limited to students with department of Music.

MUSI 213 -  Saxophone Quartet  

Students will meet weekly with the appropriate faculty member to work on literature selected for their performance ability level. Study of phrasing, articulation, balance, blend, intonation, and other performance practices will be addressed. Students will be auditioned at the beginning of the semester for placement. At least one public performance will be given per semester. Two hours per week rehearsal time. One to two credits for every semester of satisfactory participation is granted for this music performance group. The course may be repeated up to 10 times. Additional repeats are possible with a waiver from the department chairperson. The ensemble is also available without credit.

Credits: 1-2

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall & Spring Terms

Thematic Thread(s): Art & Society, Creating Art, Transfer Thread Completion Course

MUSI 214 -  Symphonic Wind Ensemble  

Symphonic Wind Ensemble: A chamber ensemble composed of select musicians chosen by audition, performing contemporary literature as well as transcriptions for winds and percussion. Four and a half hours of week rehearsal time. One to four credits for every semester of satisfactory participation is granted for this music performance group. The course may be repeated up to 10 times. Additional repeats are possible with a waiver from the department chairperson. The ensemble is also available without credit.

Credits: 1-4

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall & Spring Terms

Thematic Thread(s): Art & Society, Creating Art, Transfer Thread Completion Course

MUSI 215 -  Concert Choir  

Auditioned mixed chorus of 50-70 singers that studies and performs a variety of music from Renaissance to 21st century, classical to contemporary, a cappella and music accompanied by piano, chamber groups, and symphonic ensembles. Three hours per week rehearsal time. Multiple concerts are presented both on and off campus and on periodic tours. One to three credits for every semester of satisfactory participation is granted for this music performance group. The course may be repeated up to 10 times. Additional repeats are possible with a waiver from the department chairperson. Entrance is by successful audition, held the first week of classes every semester; contact the instructor for information. The ensemble is also available without credit.

Credits: 1-3

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall & Spring Terms

Thematic Thread(s): Art & Society, Creating Art, Transfer Thread Completion Course

MUSI 216 -  Women's Choir  

An ensemble of 30-40 women who perform choral music especially composed for female voices. This ensemble performs traditional and modern repertoire, with and without accompaniment. Concerts are presented on campus and on tours. Two and one-half hours per week rehearsal time. Multiple concerts are presented both on and off campus and on periodic tours. One to two credits for every semester of satisfactory participation is granted for this music performance group. The course may be repeated up to 10 times. Additional repeats are possible with a waiver from the department chairperson. No audition is required. The ensemble is also available without credit.

Credits: 1-2

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall & Spring Terms

Thematic Thread(s): Art & Society, Creating Art, Transfer Thread Completion Course

MUSI 217 -  Chamber Singers  

An elite chamber choir of 16-24 outstanding singers who perform challenging repertoire with a greater emphasis on a cappella music. Members of this group are expected to display initiative to prepare music to the highest possible level of their ability. Two and one-half hours per week rehearsal time. One or two credits for every semester of satisfactory participation is granted for this music performance group. The course may be repeated up to 10 times. Additional repeats are possible with a waiver from the department chairperson. Entrance is by successful audition, held the first week of classes every semester; contact the instructor for information. The ensemble is also available without credit.

Corequisite(s): MUSI 215

Credits: 1-2

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall & Spring Terms

Thematic Thread(s): Art & Society, Creating Art, Transfer Thread Completion Course

MUSI 218 -  Marching Pride  

The Marching Pride performs during the half time at football games, both home and away, and for other special events. Much of its music is specially arranged. Open to all students. Six hours a week rehearsal during the football season. One to six credits for every semester of satisfactory participation is granted for this music performance group. The course may be repeated up to 6 times. Additional repeats are possible with a waiver from the department chairperson. The ensemble is also available without credit.

Credits: 1-6

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall Terms

Thematic Thread(s): Art & Society, Creating Art, Education, Transfer Thread Completion Course

MUSI 219 -  Concert Band  

The Concert Band members are carefully selected to provide a balanced instrumentation of the best players. Music written for concert band is the main repertoire. Concerts on campus. Four hours a week rehearsal time. One to four credits for every semester of satisfactory participation is granted for this music performance group. The course may be repeated up to 5 times. Additional repeats are possible with a waiver from the department chairperson. The ensemble is also available without credit.

Credits: 1-4

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Spring Terms

Thematic Thread(s): Art & Society, Creating Art, Transfer Thread Completion Course

MUSI 220 -  Jazz Ensemble  

The SRU Jazz Ensemble performs jazz literature from all eras of jazz history including big band, bop, hard bop, fusion and contemporary. This ensemble often performs with guest artists of national and international stature, both on and off campus. Membership in this ensemble requires an audition. Three hours and forty-five minutes of rehearsal per week. One to three credits for every semester of satisfactory participation is granted for this music performance group. The course may be repeated up to 10 times. Additional repeats are possible with a waiver from the department chairperson. The ensemble is also available without credit.

Credits: 1-3

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall & Spring Terms

Thematic Thread(s): Art & Society, Creating Art, Transfer Thread Completion Course

MUSI 221 -  Orchestra  

The orchestra is a string ensemble, with winds and percussion added when needed, which performs music from the orchestral repertoire. Admission by audition. Four hours a week rehearsal time. One to four credits for every semester of satisfactory participation is granted for this music performance group. The course may be repeated up to 10 times. Additional repeats are possible with a waiver from the department chairperson. The ensemble is also available without credit.

Credits: 1-4

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall & Spring Terms

Thematic Thread(s): Art & Society, Creating Art, Transfer Thread Completion Course

MUSI 222 -  Chamber String Ensemble  

The Chamber String Ensemble is a small ensemble selected for the study and performance of chamber music written for strings. Two hours a week rehearsal time. One to two credits for every semester of satisfactory participation is granted for this music performance group. The course may be repeated up to 10 times. Additional repeats are possible with a waiver from the department chairperson. The ensemble is also available without credit.

Credits: 1-2

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall & Spring Terms

Thematic Thread(s): Art & Society, Creating Art, Transfer Thread Completion Course

MUSI 223 -  Brass Ensemble  

The university's Brass Ensemble is a select ensemble of brass (and percussion) players who study and perform music from all historical periods. Both large brass choir works and small chamber brass works are performed. The ensemble performs on and off campus. Two hours a week rehearsal time. One to two credits for every semester of satisfactory participation is granted for this music performance group. The course may be repeated up to 10 times. Additional repeats are possible with a waiver from the department chairperson. The ensemble is also available without credit.

Credits: 1-2

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall & Spring Terms

Thematic Thread(s): Art & Society, Creating Art, Transfer Thread Completion Course

MUSI 224 -  Woodwind Ensemble  

The Woodwind Ensemble is a small select ensemble of woodwind players who study and perform music for woodwinds from all historical periods. Three hours a week rehearsal time. One credit for every semester of satisfactory participation is granted for this music performance group, with a maximum allowance of ten credits in any one music organization. Additional credits are possible with a waiver from the departmental chairperson. The ensemble is also available without credit.

Credits: 1

MUSI 225 -  Percussion Ensemble  

This small select ensemble of percussionists studies and performs music composed and transcribed for both percussion and mallet ensembles. Two hours a week rehearsal time. One to two credits for every semester of satisfactory participation is granted for this music performance group. The course may be repeated up to 10 times. Additional repeats are possible with a waiver from the department chairperson. The ensemble is also available without credit.

Credits: 1-2

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall & Spring Terms

Thematic Thread(s): Art & Society, Creating Art, Transfer Thread Completion Course

MUSI 226 -  Flute Choir  

The SRU Flute Choir is made up of a select group of flutists who will rehearse and perform a variety of music written for flute ensemble. Audition required. Two and a half hours a week rehearsal time. One to two credits for every semester of satisfactory participation is granted for this music performance group. The course may be repeated up to 10 times. Additional repeats are possible with a waiver from the department chairperson. The ensemble is also available without credit.

Credits: 1-2

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall & Spring Terms

Thematic Thread(s): Art & Society, Creating Art, Transfer Thread Completion Course

MUSI 228 -  Therapeutic Musical Strategies  

Designed to further prepare music majors in various therapeutic musical strategies (receptive and compositional techniques) through the application of functional music skills, group processes and leadership techniques appropriate for various clientele.

Prerequisites: MUSI 127 (may be taken concurrently)D and MUSI 137*D and MUSI 138*D and MUSI 199*D (may be taken concurrently).
D Requires minimum grade of D.

Credits: 2

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall Terms

MUSI 229 -  Clinical Integration  

A supervised clinical experience allowing the music therapy student practical experience in a variety of community health care agencies and educational settings.

Prerequisites: MUSI 127D and MUSI 137D
D Requires minimum grade of D.

Credits: 1

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall Terms

MUSI 230 -  Clinical Integration  

A supervised clinical experience allowing the music therapy student practical experience in a variety of community health care agencies and educational settings.

Prerequisites: MUSI 228D and MUSI 229D
D Requires minimum grade of D.

Credits: 1

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Spring Terms

MUSI 233 -  Chamber Music Performance  

A chamber music ensemble (of various instrumental and/or vocal combinations) which studies and performs music from many style periods. Two hours a week rehearsal time. Course may be repeated up to ten credits. Permission of the instructor.

Credits: 1-2

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall & Spring Terms

Thematic Thread(s): Art & Society, Creating Art, Transfer Thread Completion Course

MUSI 234 -  Class Piano III  

Continued development of skills acquired in Class Piano II to prepare music majors for piano proficiency exam, including sight-reading, transposition, playing by ear, technique and repertoire. Music majors only.

Prerequisite: MUSI 132D
D Requires minimum grade of D.

Credits: 1

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall Terms

MUSI 235 -  Class Piano IV  

Continued development of skills acquired in Class Piano III to prepare music majors for piano proficiency exam, including sight-reading, transposition, playing by ear, technique and repertoire. Music majors only.

Prerequisite: MUSI 234D
D Requires minimum grade of D.

Credits: 1

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Spring Terms

MUSI 236 -  Music Therapy Assessment, Measurement and Evaluation  

This course will present professional standards of music therapy practice including assessment, documentation, and evaluation; as well as techniques and application of behavioral observation and measurement in music therapy.

Prerequisites: MUSI 127D and MUSI 199D
D Requires minimum grade of D.

Credits: 2

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Spring Terms

MUSI 237 -  Opera Performance  

Performance of scenes, arias, or full operas, taking into consideration the interest and skill of each student. Four hours of rehearsal per week; more rehearsal as needed in weeks leading to performance. One to four credits for every semester of satisfactory participation is granted for this music performance group. Additional repeats are possible with a waiver from the department chairperson. Each course number may be repeated up to five times.

Credits: 1-4

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall & Spring Terms

Thematic Thread(s): Art & Society, Creating Art, Transfer Thread Completion Course

MUSI 245 -  Brass Methods  

A study of the fundamental concepts needed to play and teach beginning brass instruments (French horn, trumpet, trombone, baritone horn, tuba) both as soloists and in ensemble.

Credits: 1

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Spring Terms

MUSI 247 -  Percussion Methods  

A study of the fundamental concepts needed to play and teach beginning percussion instruments (pitched and non-pitched).

Credits: 1-2

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall Terms

MUSI 253 -  Music Theory and Analysis II  

This course is a continuation of Music Theory and Analysis I. The student will study musical literature written between 600-1750 through composition, analysis, aural discrimination, diatonic harmony, modal counterpoint, and performance. Three class meetings each week.

Prerequisite: MUSI 151C
C Requires minimum grade of C.

Credits: 2

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Spring Terms

MUSI 254 -  Music Theory and Analysis III  

This course is a continuation of the Music Theory and Analysis I and II semesters in which the student will study the musical literature of the years 1750-1900 through the means of chromatic harmony, analysis, score reading, aural discrimination, composition and performance. Three class meetings each week.

Prerequisite: MUSI 253C
C Requires minimum grade of C.

Credits: 2

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall Terms

MUSI 255 -  Music Theory and Analysis IV  

This course is a continuation of the Music Theory and Analysis I, II and III sequence. Musical literature of the 20th century will be approached through analysis, listening, score reading, composition and performance. Three class meetings per week.

Prerequisite: MUSI 254C
C Requires minimum grade of C.

Credits: 2

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Spring Terms

MUSI 256 -  Musicianship Skills II  

Students will work on more advanced harmonies, cadences, phrases, basic harmonization, triadic patterns, sight-singing skip, compound meters. Two class meetings per week.

Prerequisites: MUSI 154C and MUSI 253*C (may be taken concurrently).
C Requires minimum grade of C.

Credits: 1

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Spring Terms

MUSI 257 -  Musicianship Skills III  

Continued study of chromatic harmony and more complex melodic passages, complex meters. Two class meetings per week.

Prerequisites: MUSI 256C and MUSI 254*C (may be taken concurrently).
C Requires minimum grade of C.

Credits: 1

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall Terms

MUSI 258 -  Musicianship Skills IV  

Study of rhythmic counterpoint and late 19th century and 20th century harmony. Two class meetings per week.

Prerequisites: MUSI 257C and MUSI 255*C (may be taken concurrently).
C Requires minimum grade of C.

Credits: 1

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Spring Terms

MUSI 265 -  Applied Performance Voice  

Applied lessons for the Bachelor of Music in Performance student. One lesson and 15 hours of practice each week are required for three credits. Applied lessons beyond degree requirements will be granted upon faculty availability. MUSI 165, 265, 365 may each be taken two times for a total of 18 credits; MUSI 465 may be taken four times for a total of 12 credits.

Credits: 3

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall & Spring Terms

Enrollment limited to students with department of Music.

MUSI 266 -  Applied Performance Piano  

Applied lessons for the Bachelor of Music in Performance student. One lesson and 15 hours of practice each week are required for three credits. Applied lessons beyond degree requirements will be granted upon faculty availability. MUSI 166, 266, 366 may each be taken two times for a total of 18 credits; MUSI 466 may be taken four times for a total of 12 credits.

Credits: 3

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall & Spring Terms

Enrollment limited to students with department of Music.

MUSI 267 -  Applied Performance Strings  

Applied lessons for the Bachelor of Music in Performance student. One lesson and 15 hours of practice each week are required for three credits. Applied lessons beyond degree requirements will be granted upon faculty availability. MUSI 167, 267, 367 may each be taken two times for a total of 18 credits; MUSI 467 may be taken four times for a total of 12 credits.

Credits: 3

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall & Spring Terms

Enrollment limited to students with department of Music.

MUSI 268 -  Applied Performance  

Applied lessons for the Bachelor of Music in Performance student. One lesson and 15 hours of practice each week are required for three credits. Applied lessons beyond degree requirements will be granted upon faculty availability. MUSI 168, 268, 368 may be taken two times for a total of 18 credits; MUSI 468 may be taken four times for a total of 12 credits.

Credits: 3

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall & Spring Terms

Enrollment limited to students with department of Music.

MUSI 269 -  Applied Performance Brass  

Applied lessons for the Bachelor of Music in Performance student. One lesson and 15 hours of practice each week are required for three credits. Applied lessons beyond degree requirements will be granted upon faculty availability. MUSI 169, 269, 369 may each be taken two times for a total of 18 credits; MUSI 469 may be taken four times for a total of 12 credits.

Credits: 3

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall & Spring Terms

Enrollment limited to students with department of Music.

MUSI 270 -  Applied Performance Percussion  

Applied lessons for the Bachelor of Music in Performance student. One lesson and 15 hours of practice each week are required for three credits. Applied lessons beyond degree requirements will be granted upon faculty availability. MUSI 170, 270 and 370 may each be taken two times for a total of 18 credits; MUSI 470 may be taken four times for a total of 12 credits.

Credits: 3

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall & Spring Terms

Enrollment limited to students with department of Music.

MUSI 275 -  Keyboard Music  

This course will examine the music literature for western keyboard instruments using live and recorded performances.

Credits: 3

MUSI 276 -  Songs & Singers  

This course will examine music literature for voice. Areas of consideration include solo songs, opera, oratorios, and vocal chamber music.

Credits: 3

MUSI 278 -  Literature of the American Musical Theater  

A study of the changing styles in the musical theater from 1860 to current Broadway musicals, rock operas, and operetta. Study conducted through the use of recordings, scores and participation.

Credits: 3

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered as Needed

MUSI 279 -  Applied Piano  

With the approval of the applied music teacher, lessons are available in piano. Materials studied will depend on the students' background and ability. Normally one lesson and five hours of practice each week are required.

Credits: 1

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall & Spring Terms

Enrollment limited to students with department of Music.

MUSI 281 -  Applied Voice  

With the approval of the applied music teacher, lessons are available in standard voice. Materials studied will depend on the students' background and ability. Normally one lesson and five hours of practice each week are required.

Credits: 1

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall & Spring Terms

Enrollment limited to students with department of Music.

MUSI 282 -  Applied Strings  

With the approval of the applied music teacher, lessons are available in string instruments. Materials studied will depend on the students' background and ability. Normally one lesson and five hours of practice each week are required.

Credits: 1

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall & Spring Terms

Enrollment limited to students with department of Music.

MUSI 283 -  Applied Brass  

With the approval of the applied music teacher, lessons are available in standard brass instruments. Materials studied will depend on the students' background and ability. Normally one lesson and five hours of practice each week are required.

Credits: 1

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall & Spring Terms

Enrollment limited to students with department of Music.

MUSI 284 -  Applied Woodwinds  

With the approval of the applied music teacher, lessons are available in standard woodwind instruments. Materials studied will depend on the students' background and ability. Normally one lesson and five hours of practice each week are required.

Credits: 1

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall & Spring Terms

Enrollment limited to students with department of Music.

MUSI 285 -  Applied Percussion  

With the approval of the applied music teacher, lessons are available in standard percussion instruments. Materials studied will depend on the students' background and ability. Normally one lesson and five hours of practice each week are required.

Credits: 1

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall & Spring Terms

Enrollment limited to students with department of Music.

MUSI 288 -  Music Education for Diverse Learners  

This course is an introduction to historical and instructional foundations of using music with diverse learners. Major topics and developments in the field of special education, important terminology, and curricular issues are explored. Students will learn about the characteristics of students with specific needs, the educational effects of these needs, appropriate adaptations, as well as music education approaches used with diverse learners.

Credits: 3

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Spring Terms

Thematic Thread(s): Education, Transfer Thread Completion Course

MUSI 290 -  Experimental  

A unique and specifically focused course within the general purview of a department which intends to offer it on a "one time only" basis and not as a permanent part of the department's curriculum.

Credits: 1-3

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered as Needed

MUSI 291 -  Field Experience in Music 2: Pre-K Experience  

In this course, students will complete Field Experience Level 2: Exploration by observing and assisting in a pre-K music class taught by a certified music educator with teaching experience with pre-K students.

Prerequisite: MUSI 111C
C Requires minimum grade of C.

Credits: 1

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall & Spring Terms

Enrollment is limited to students with a program in Music Education (K-12).
Enrollment limited to students in the College of Liberal Arts college.

MUSI 292 -  Tuba-Euphonium Ensemble  

The SRU Tuba-Euphonium Ensemble is comprised of tuba and euphonium players who rehearse and perform a variety of music written for tuba-euphonium ensemble. This is open to all students regardless of major or area of emphasis. One to two credits for every semester of satisfactory participation is granted for this music performance group. The course may be repeated up to 10 times. Additional repeats are possible with a waiver from the department chairperson. The ensemble is also available without credit.

Credits: 1-2

Thematic Thread(s): Art & Society, Creating Art, Transfer Thread Completion Course

MUSI 293 -  Jazz Lab Band  

The SRU Jazz Lab Band is a rehearsal ensemble that performs one concert per academic semester. The group does require an audition which takes place in the first week of the Fall semester. If openings occur in the Spring semester, the director will hold an audition for the open seats only. The ensemble rehearses big band literature from every stylistic period in jazz history. The focus of the course is on developing sight-reading, jazz performance practice and techniques, stylistic interpretation, foundational ensemble techniques, jazz band rehearsal techniques, and exposure to the literature, history, and composers of jazz music. This is open to all students regardless of major or area of emphasis. One to two credits for every semester of satisfactory participation is granted for this music performance group. The course may be repeated up to 10 times. Additional repeats are possible with a waiver from the department chairperson. The ensemble is also available without credit.

Credits: 1-2

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall & Spring Terms

Thematic Thread(s): Art & Society, Creating Art, Transfer Thread Completion Course

MUSI 294 -  World Percussion Ensemble  

The SRU World Percussion Ensemble rehearses and performs the percussion music of cultures outside of Western Europe and the United States, concentrating on, but not exclusive to, the Caribbean (Trinidad and Tobago, Cuba, The Dominican Republic, and Puerto Rico), Asia (Japan, lndia, and Korea), South America (Brazil), and West Africa. Students learn the instruments, techniques, some choreography (when appropriate), and musical styles in multiple genres for at least one public performance each academic semester. The ensemble rehearses and performs on authentic instruments (whenever possible) or modern, commercially available substitutes. This is open to all students regardless of major or area of emphasis. One to two credits for every semester of satisfactory participation is granted for this music performance group. The course may be repeated up to 10 times. Additional repeats a re possible with a waiver from the department chairperson. The ensemble is also available without credit.

Credits: 1-2

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall & Spring Terms

Thematic Thread(s): Art & Society, Creating Art, Transfer Thread Completion Course

MUSI 295 -  Workshop  

A workshop is a program which is usually of short duration, narrow in scope, often non-traditional in content and format, and on a timely topic.

Credits: 1-6

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered as Needed

MUSI 296 -  Winter Guard  

The Slippery Rock University Winter Guard is the indoor color guard performing ensemble. In this performing ensemble, students will combine the use of flags, sabers, mock rifles, and other equipment, as well as dance and interpretive movement, in shows for public performance and competition. Held in the spring semester the group performs in competition as part of the indoor marching arts circuit as well as for campus and community events. The course may be repeated up to 5 times. Additional repeats are possible with a waiver from the department chairperson.

Credits: 1-2

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Spring Terms

Thematic Thread(s): Art & Society, Creating Art, Transfer Thread Completion Course

MUSI 298 -  Selected Topics  

A Selected Topics course is a normal, departmental offering which is directly related to the discipline, but because of its specialized nature, may not be able to be offered on a yearly basis by the department.

Credits: 1-3

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered as Needed

MUSI 299 -  Diction for Singers  

In this study of language diction for singers, students will learn the International Phonetic Alphabet and apply it to the singing of English and Italian songs. The course is open to all voice majors.

Prerequisites: MUSI 133D or MUSI 181D
D Requires minimum grade of D.

Credits: 1-2

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall Terms Even

MUSI 300 -  Marching Band Techniques  

Planning and preparation of half time shows using computer assisted design software and the "corps style" approach. Leadership skills, marching band pedagogy, and hand charting techniques will also be studied.

Prerequisite: MUSI 118 (may be taken concurrently)D
D Requires minimum grade of D.

Credits: 1

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall Terms

Students with a semester level of Freshman 1, Freshman 2 or Sophomore 1 may not enroll.
Enrollment limited to students with the MUSIC UPPER DIV REVIEW STATUS attribute.

MUSI 301 -  Women and Music  

Explores the musical contributions of women, a group often excluded from studies of music history, from the Middle Ages to the present. Emphasis will be placed on the changing roles of and attitudes towards women as composers, performers, teachers, writers, patrons, and instrument-builders. Focus will be on the music itself, as well as reception history and historical and sociological context. There will also be discussion on the role of gender in shaping musical ideology and experiences.

Prerequisite: MUSI 101D
D Requires minimum grade of D.

Credits: 3

Thematic Thread(s): Political Arts, Transfer Thread Completion Course

Students with a semester level of Freshman 1, Freshman 2 or Sophomore 1 may not enroll.

MUSI 304 -  String Methods  

A study of the fundamental concepts needed to play and teach beginning string instruments (violin, viola, cello, or string bass). No previous experience required. Instruments are provided by the university.

Credits: 1

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall Terms

Students with a semester level of Freshman 1, Freshman 2 or Sophomore 1 may not enroll.

MUSI 309 -  Jazz Combo  

Students will meet weekly with the appropriate faculty member to work on jazz performance in the small group (combo) setting. Study of phrasing, articulation, jazz theory, improvisation, and other jazz performance practices will be addressed. Students will be auditioned at the beginning of the semester for placement. At least one public performance will be given per semester. One hour of rehearsal time per week. One credit for every semester of satisfactory participation is granted for this music performance group. The course may be repeated up to 10 times. Additional repeats are possible with a waiver from the department chairperson. The ensemble is also available without credit.

Credits: 1

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall & Spring Terms

Thematic Thread(s): Art & Society, Creating Art, Transfer Thread Completion Course

Students with a semester level of Freshman 1, Freshman 2 or Sophomore 1 may not enroll.

MUSI 312 -  Music Therapy for Children  

Application of music therapy techniques and materials in all areas of mental health and special education.

Prerequisites: MUSI 236D and (SPED 121D or SPED 122D)
D Requires minimum grade of D.

Credits: 3

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Spring Terms

Students with a semester level of Freshman 1, Freshman 2 or Sophomore 1 may not enroll.

MUSI 313 -  Saxophone Quartet  

Students will meet weekly with the appropriate faculty member to work on literature selected for their performance ability level. Study of phrasing, articulation, balance, blend, intonation, and other performance practices will be addressed. Students will be auditioned at the beginning of the semester for placement. At least one public performance will be given per semester. Two hours per week rehearsal time. One to two credits for every semester of satisfactory participation is granted for this music performance group. The course may be repeated up to 10 times. Additional repeats are possible with a waiver from the department chairperson. The ensemble is also available without credit.

Credits: 1-2

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall & Spring Terms

Thematic Thread(s): Art & Society, Creating Art, Transfer Thread Completion Course

Students with a semester level of Freshman 1, Freshman 2 or Sophomore 1 may not enroll.

MUSI 314 -  Symphonic Wind Ensemble  

Symphonic Wind Ensemble: A chamber ensemble composed of select musicians chosen by audition, performing contemporary literature as well as transcriptions for winds and percussion. Four and a half hours of week rehearsal time. One to four credits for every semester of satisfactory participation is granted for this music performance group. The course may be repeated up to 10 times. Additional repeats are possible with a waiver from the department chairperson. The ensemble is also available without credit.

Credits: 1-4

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall & Spring Terms

Thematic Thread(s): Art & Society, Creating Art, Transfer Thread Completion Course

Students with a semester level of Freshman 1, Freshman 2 or Sophomore 1 may not enroll.

MUSI 315 -  Concert Choir  

Auditioned mixed chorus of 50-70 singers that studies and performs a variety of music from Renaissance to 21st century, classical to contemporary, a cappella and music accompanied by piano, chamber groups, and symphonic ensembles. Three hours per week rehearsal time. Multiple concerts are presented both on and off campus and on periodic tours. One to three credits for every semester of satisfactory participation is granted for this music performance group. The course may be repeated up to 10 times. Additional repeats are possible with a waiver from the department chairperson. Entrance is by successful audition, held the first week of classes every semester; contact the instructor for information. The ensemble is also available without credit.

Credits: 1-3

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall & Spring Terms

Thematic Thread(s): Art & Society, Creating Art, Transfer Thread Completion Course

Students with a semester level of Freshman 1, Freshman 2 or Sophomore 1 may not enroll.

MUSI 316 -  Women's Choir  

An ensemble of 30-40 women who perform choral music especially composed for female voices. This ensemble performs traditional and modern repertoire, with and without accompaniment. Concerts are presented on campus and on tours. Two and one-half hours per week rehearsal time. Multiple concerts are presented both on and off campus and on periodic tours. One to two credits for every semester of satisfactory participation is granted for this music performance group. The course may be repeated up to 10 times. Additional repeats are possible with a waiver from the department chairperson. No audition is required. The ensemble is also available without credit.

Credits: 1-2

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall & Spring Terms

Thematic Thread(s): Art & Society, Creating Art, Transfer Thread Completion Course

Students with a semester level of Freshman 1, Freshman 2 or Sophomore 1 may not enroll.

MUSI 317 -  Chamber Singers  

An elite chamber choir of 16-24 outstanding singers who perform challenging repertoire with a greater emphasis on a cappella music. Members of this group are expected to display initiative to prepare music to the highest possible level of their ability. Two and one-half hours per week rehearsal time. One or two credits for every semester of satisfactory participation is granted for this music performance group. The course may be repeated up to 10 times. Additional repeats are possible with a waiver from the department chairperson. Entrance is by successful audition, held the first week of classes every semester; contact the instructor for information. The ensemble is also available without credit.

Corequisite(s): MUSI 315

Credits: 1-2

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall & Spring Terms

Thematic Thread(s): Art & Society, Creating Art, Transfer Thread Completion Course

Students with a semester level of Freshman 1, Freshman 2 or Sophomore 1 may not enroll.

MUSI 318 -  Marching Pride  

The Marching Pride performs during the half time at football games, both home and away, and for other special events. Much of its music is specially arranged. Open to all students. Six hours a week rehearsal during the football season. One to six credits for every semester of satisfactory participation is granted for this music performance group. The course may be repeated up to 6 times. Additional repeats are possible with a waiver from the department chairperson. The ensemble is also available without credit.

Credits: 1-6

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall Terms

Thematic Thread(s): Art & Society, Creating Art, Education, Transfer Thread Completion Course

Students with a semester level of Freshman 1, Freshman 2 or Sophomore 1 may not enroll.

MUSI 319 -  Concert Band  

The Concert Band members are carefully selected to provide a balanced instrumentation of the best players. Music written for concert band is the main repertoire. Concerts on campus. Four hours a week rehearsal time. One to four credits for every semester of satisfactory participation is granted for this music performance group. The course may be repeated up to 5 times. Additional repeats are possible with a waiver from the department chairperson. The ensemble is also available without credit.

Credits: 1-4

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Spring Terms

Thematic Thread(s): Art & Society, Creating Art, Transfer Thread Completion Course

Students with a semester level of Freshman 1, Freshman 2 or Sophomore 1 may not enroll.

MUSI 320 -  Jazz Ensemble  

The SRU Jazz Ensemble performs jazz literature from all eras of jazz history including big band, bop, hard bop, fusion and contemporary. This ensemble often performs with guest artists of national and international stature, both on and off campus. Membership in this ensemble requires an audition. Three hours and forty-five minutes of rehearsal per week. One to three credits for every semester of satisfactory participation is granted for this music performance group. The course may be repeated up to 10 times. Additional repeats are possible with a waiver from the department chairperson. The ensemble is also available without credit.

Credits: 1-3

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall & Spring Terms

Thematic Thread(s): Art & Society, Creating Art, Transfer Thread Completion Course

Students with a semester level of Freshman 1, Freshman 2 or Sophomore 1 may not enroll.

MUSI 321 -  Orchestra  

The orchestra is a string ensemble, with winds and percussion added when needed, which performs music from the orchestral repertoire. Admission by audition. Four hours a week rehearsal time. One to four credits for every semester of satisfactory participation is granted for this music performance group. The course may be repeated up to 10 times. Additional repeats are possible with a waiver from the department chairperson. The ensemble is also available without credit.

Credits: 1-4

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall & Spring Terms

Thematic Thread(s): Art & Society, Creating Art, Transfer Thread Completion Course

Students with a semester level of Freshman 1, Freshman 2 or Sophomore 1 may not enroll.

MUSI 322 -  Chamber String Ensemble  

The Chamber String Ensemble is a small ensemble selected for the study and performance of chamber music written for strings. Two hours a week rehearsal time. One to two credits for every semester of satisfactory participation is granted for this music performance group. The course may be repeated up to 10 times. Additional repeats are possible with a waiver from the department chairperson. The ensemble is also available without credit.

Credits: 1-2

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall & Spring Terms

Thematic Thread(s): Art & Society, Creating Art, Transfer Thread Completion Course

Students with a semester level of Freshman 1, Freshman 2 or Sophomore 1 may not enroll.

MUSI 323 -  Brass Ensemble  

The university's Brass Ensemble is a select ensemble of brass (and percussion) players who study and perform music from all historical periods. Both large brass choir works and small chamber brass works are performed. The ensemble performs on and off campus. Two hours a week rehearsal time. One to two credits for every semester of satisfactory participation is granted for this music performance group. The course may be repeated up to 10 times. Additional repeats are possible with a waiver from the department chairperson. The ensemble is also available without credit.

Credits: 1-2

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall & Spring Terms

Thematic Thread(s): Art & Society, Creating Art, Transfer Thread Completion Course

Students with a semester level of Freshman 1, Freshman 2 or Sophomore 1 may not enroll.

MUSI 324 -  Woodwind Ensemble  

The Woodwind Ensemble is a small select ensemble of woodwind players who study and perform music for woodwinds from all historical periods. Three hours a week rehearsal time. One credit for every semester of satisfactory participation is granted for this music performance group, with a maximum allowance of ten credits in any one music organization. Additional credits are possible with a waiver from the departmental chairperson. The ensemble is also available without credit.

Credits: 1

Students with a semester level of Freshman 1, Freshman 2 or Sophomore 1 may not enroll.

MUSI 325 -  Percussion Ensemble  

This small select ensemble of percussionists studies and performs music composed and transcribed for both percussion and mallet ensembles. Two hours a week rehearsal time. One to two credits for every semester of satisfactory participation is granted for this music performance group. The course may be repeated up to 10 times. Additional repeats are possible with a waiver from the department chairperson. The ensemble is also available without credit.

Credits: 1-2

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall & Spring Terms

Thematic Thread(s): Art & Society, Creating Art, Transfer Thread Completion Course

Students with a semester level of Freshman 1, Freshman 2 or Sophomore 1 may not enroll.

MUSI 326 -  Flute Choir  

The SRU Flute Choir is made up of a select group of flutists who will rehearse and perform a variety of music written for flute ensemble. Audition required. Two and a half hours a week rehearsal time. One to two credits for every semester of satisfactory participation is granted for this music performance group. The course may be repeated up to 10 times. Additional repeats are possible with a waiver from the department chairperson. The ensemble is also available without credit.

Credits: 1-2

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall & Spring Terms

Thematic Thread(s): Art & Society, Creating Art, Transfer Thread Completion Course

Students with a semester level of Freshman 1, Freshman 2 or Sophomore 1 may not enroll.

MUSI 327 -  Psychology of Music  

This course combines the study of 1) a survey and analysis of music therapy research in order to provide a foundation for developing skills in formulating a research question, reviewing the literature, designing a study, examining ethical questions related to research, analyzing data and writing reports; and 2) psychological and physiological foundations of musical behavior.

Prerequisites: (PSYC 105C or PSYC 100C) and MUSI 236D
C Requires minimum grade of C.
D Requires minimum grade of D.

Credits: 3

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Spring Terms

Students with a semester level of Freshman 1, Freshman 2 or Sophomore 1 may not enroll.

MUSI 329 -  Clinical Integration  

A supervised clinical experience allowing the music therapy student practical experience in a variety of community health care agencies and educational settings.

Prerequisite: MUSI 230D
D Requires minimum grade of D.

Credits: 1

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall Terms

Students with a semester level of Freshman 1, Freshman 2 or Sophomore 1 may not enroll.

MUSI 330 -  Clinical Integration  

A supervised clinical experience allowing the music therapy student practical experience community health care agencies and educational settings.

Prerequisite: MUSI 329D
D Requires minimum grade of D.

Credits: 1

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Spring Terms

Students with a semester level of Freshman 1, Freshman 2 or Sophomore 1 may not enroll.

MUSI 332 -  Vocal Conducting  

This course is designed to give the student a practical knowledge of choral conducting techniques and a theoretical understanding of the Vocal Ensemble and its function from auditions through performance.

Prerequisites: MUSI 133D and MUSI 151D
D Requires minimum grade of D.

Credits: 1

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Spring Terms

Students with a semester level of Freshman 1, Freshman 2 or Sophomore 1 may not enroll.

MUSI 333 -  Instrumental Conducting  

The practical aspects of learning to conduct the instrumental ensemble. Students will focus on developing expressive gestures to enhance the basic techniques. Score study, acoustical properties of the instruments, ensemble precision, balance and intonation will be addressed.

Prerequisite: MUSI 151D
D Requires minimum grade of D.

Credits: 1

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall Terms

Students with a semester level of Freshman 1, Freshman 2 or Sophomore 1 may not enroll.

MUSI 334 -  Secondary School Music Methods  

The course is designed to prepare the student to teach junior and senior high school choral and general music, choose appropriate teaching materials, supervise a music program, and become aware of professional organizations, workshops, and conferences. Field experience required. Students must register for MUSI 353 concurrently with this course to complete field experience in the public schools as part of the requirements of this course.

Prerequisite: MUSI 206D
D Requires minimum grade of D.

Corequisite(s): MUSI 335

Credits: 2

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Spring Terms

Students with a semester level of Freshman 1, Freshman 2 or Sophomore 1 may not enroll.
Enrollment limited to students with the ACCEPTANCE - TEACHER CANDIDACY or MUSIC UPPER DIV REVIEW STATUS attributes.
Enrollment limited to students with department of Music.

MUSI 335 -  Elementary School Music Methods  

A music education course designed to prepare the music education major to teach elementary classroom/vocal music in the public schools through the study of musical literature, methodologies and materials appropriate for use with children. Field experience required. Students must register for MUSI 335 concurrently with this course to complete field experience in the public schools as part of the requirements of this course.

Prerequisite: MUSI 258D
D Requires minimum grade of D.

Corequisite(s): MUSI 336

Credits: 2

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Spring Terms

Students with a semester level of Freshman 1, Freshman 2 or Sophomore 1 may not enroll.
Enrollment limited to students with the ACCEPTANCE - TEACHER CANDIDACY or MUSIC UPPER DIV REVIEW STATUS attributes.
Enrollment limited to students with department of Music.

MUSI 336 -  Instrumental Methods  

Instrumental methods is a music education course designed to prepare the student for a career in public school instrumental music, including: appropriate literature, repair of instruments, public relations, and rehearsal techniques. Field Experience Required. Students must register for MUSI 353 concurrently with this course to complete field experience in the public schools as part of the requirements of this course.

Prerequisites: MUSI 245D and MUSI 247D and MUSI 304D and MUSI 374D and MUSI 206D
D Requires minimum grade of D.

Corequisite(s): MUSI 353

Credits: 2

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Spring Terms

Students with a semester level of Freshman 1, Freshman 2 or Sophomore 1 may not enroll.
Enrollment limited to students with the ACCEPTANCE - TEACHER CANDIDACY or MUSIC UPPER DIV REVIEW STATUS attributes.
Enrollment limited to students with department of Music.

MUSI 337 -  Instrumental Rehearsal Techniques  

In this course for music education majors, students will analyze and conduct beginning and intermediate musical scores for concert band and orchestra. The student conductor will identify performance errors and learn specific rehearsal techniques to improve the ensemble's performance. Students must register for MUSI 339 concurrently with this course to complete field experience in the public schools as part of the requirements of this course.

Prerequisites: MUSI 245D and MUSI 206D and MUSI 247D and MUSI 304D and MUSI 374D and MUSI 406D
D Requires minimum grade of D.

Corequisite(s): MUSI 339

Credits: 1

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall Terms

Students with a semester level of Freshman 1, Freshman 2 or Sophomore 1 may not enroll.
Enrollment limited to students with the ACCEPTANCE - TEACHER CANDIDACY or MUSIC UPPER DIV REVIEW STATUS attributes.
Enrollment limited to students with department of Music.

MUSI 339 -  Rehearsal Techniques Field Experience  

In this course, students will complete field experience with a focus on ensemble rehearsals in the public schools, supervised by university faculty who are certified music educators.

Prerequisites: MUSI 245D and MUSI 206D and MUSI 247D and MUSI 304D and MUSI 374D
D Requires minimum grade of D.

Corequisite(s): MUSI 407

Credits: 1

Students with a semester level of Freshman 1, Freshman 2 or Sophomore 1 may not enroll.
Enrollment limited to students with the ACCEPTANCE - TEACHER CANDIDACY or MUSIC UPPER DIV REVIEW STATUS attributes.
Enrollment limited to students with department of Music.

MUSI 350 -  Computer Technology in Music  

This course will introduce students to the technologies that are prevalent in the music and arts world today. Students will study the history of music and technology and work with today's computer music technologies such as, DC-Rom and MIDI, as well as creating software through the use of the program Hypercard.

Prerequisite: MUSI 255D
D Requires minimum grade of D.

Credits: 2

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall Terms

Students with a semester level of Freshman 1, Freshman 2 or Sophomore 1 may not enroll.
Enrollment limited to students with department of Music.

MUSI 351 -  Arranging & Orchestration  

This course covers the basic concepts of arranging relative to instrumental and vocal groups. Emphasis is placed on the making of arrangements in addition to the transcription of composition.

Prerequisite: MUSI 255D
D Requires minimum grade of D.

Credits: 2

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Spring Terms

Students with a semester level of Freshman 1, Freshman 2 or Sophomore 1 may not enroll.

MUSI 352 -  Music Technology  

This course will cover the basic techniques, operation and creative use of recording equipment, electronic music equipment, and computer equipment through practical experience in the Department of Music's recording studio, electronic music studio, and computer music laboratory. Application of music technology in music education, composition, performance, and studio work will be addressed.

Credits: 3

Students with a semester level of Freshman 1, Freshman 2 or Sophomore 1 may not enroll.

MUSI 353 -  Music Methods Block Field Experience  

In this course, students will complete field experience with a focus on elementary, secondary and/or instrumental music in the schools, supervised by university faculty who are certified music educators.

Prerequisites: MUSI 245D and MUSI 206D and MUSI 247D and MUSI 304D and MUSI 374D
D Requires minimum grade of D.

Corequisite(s): MUSI 334, MUSI 335 and MUSI 336

Credits: 1

Students with a semester level of Freshman 1, Freshman 2 or Sophomore 1 may not enroll.
Enrollment limited to students with the ACCEPTANCE - TEACHER CANDIDACY or MUSIC UPPER DIV REVIEW STATUS attributes.
Enrollment limited to students with department of Music.

MUSI 354 -  Integrated Music Methods Lab  

A combined course designed to integrate general music, choral, and instrumental methods principles and lab­ teaching experiences for students in the Music Methods Block. Prerequisite: Admission to Teacher Candidacy Required

Corequisite(s): MUSI 334, MUSI 335, MUSI 336 and MUSI 353

Credits: 1

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Spring Terms

Students with a semester level of Freshman 1, Freshman 2 or Sophomore 1 may not enroll.
Enrollment limited to students with the ACCEPTANCE - TEACHER CANDIDACY or MUSIC UPPER DIV REVIEW STATUS attributes.
Enrollment limited to students in the College of Liberal Arts college.
Enrollment limited to students with department of Music.

MUSI 359 -  History of Music I  

A survey of musical styles from the ages of classical Greece and Rome through the Baroque period. Important composers and their literature will be discussed in relation to artistic, social, political, and economic conditions of their period. A reading knowledge of music is essential.

Credits: 3

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Spring Terms

Students with a semester level of Freshman 1, Freshman 2 or Sophomore 1 may not enroll.

MUSI 360 -  Keyboard Improvisation  

Melody harmonization and improvisation at the keyboard in 20th century popular and jazz styles. One class meeting and one laboratory session each week.

Prerequisite: MUSI 235D
D Requires minimum grade of D.

Credits: 1

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall Terms

Students with a semester level of Freshman 1, Freshman 2 or Sophomore 1 may not enroll.

MUSI 361 -  Instrumental Improvisation  

This course teaches the basic concepts of improvisation, chord notation and chord styles in popular and jazz music scales. Open to all instrumentalists.

Prerequisite: MUSI 254D
D Requires minimum grade of D.

Credits: 1

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Spring Terms

Students with a semester level of Freshman 1, Freshman 2 or Sophomore 1 may not enroll.

MUSI 365 -  Applied Performance Voice  

Applied lessons for the Bachelor of Music in Performance student. One lesson and 15 hours of practice each week are required for three credits. Applied lessons beyond degree requirements will be granted upon faculty availability. MUSI 165, 265, 365 may each be taken two times for a total of 18 credits; MUSI 465 may be taken four times for a total of 12 credits.

Prerequisites: minimum score of Y in 'Musicianship Health Competency' or MUSI 203C
C Requires minimum grade of C.

Credits: 3

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall & Spring Terms

Students with a semester level of Freshman 1, Freshman 2 or Sophomore 1 may not enroll.
Enrollment limited to students with department of Music.

MUSI 366 -  Applied Performance Piano  

Applied lessons for the Bachelor of Music in Performance student. One lesson and 15 hours of practice each week are required for three credits. Applied lessons beyond degree requirements will be granted upon faculty availability. MUSI 166, 266, 366 may each be taken two times for a total of 18 credits; MUSI 466 may be taken four times for a total of 12 credits.

Prerequisites: minimum score of Y in 'Musicianship Health Competency' or MUSI 203C
C Requires minimum grade of C.

Credits: 3

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall & Spring Terms

Students with a semester level of Freshman 1, Freshman 2 or Sophomore 1 may not enroll.
Enrollment limited to students with department of Music.

MUSI 367 -  Applied Performance Strings  

Applied lessons for the Bachelor of Music in Performance student. One lesson and 15 hours of practice each week are required for three credits. Applied lessons beyond degree requirements will be granted upon faculty availability. MUSI 167, 267, 367 may each be taken two times for a total of 18 credits; MUSI 467 may be taken four times for a total of 12 credits.

Prerequisites: minimum score of Y in 'Musicianship Health Competency' or MUSI 203C
C Requires minimum grade of C.

Credits: 3

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall & Spring Terms

Students with a semester level of Freshman 1, Freshman 2 or Sophomore 1 may not enroll.
Enrollment limited to students with department of Music.

MUSI 368 -  Applied Performance  

Applied lessons for the Bachelor of Music in Performance student. One lesson and 15 hours of practice each week are required for three credits. Applied lessons beyond degree requirements will be granted upon faculty availability. MUSI 168, 268, 368 may be taken two times for a total of 18 credits; MUSI 468 may be taken four times for a total of 12 credits.

Prerequisites: minimum score of Y in 'Musicianship Health Competency' or MUSI 203C
C Requires minimum grade of C.

Credits: 3

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall & Spring Terms

Students with a semester level of Freshman 1, Freshman 2 or Sophomore 1 may not enroll.
Enrollment limited to students with department of Music.

MUSI 369 -  Applied Performance Brass  

Applied lessons for the Bachelor of Music in Performance student. One lesson and 15 hours of practice each week are required for three credits. Applied lessons beyond degree requirements will be granted upon faculty availability. MUSI 169, 269, 369 may each be taken two times for a total of 18 credits; MUSI 469 may be taken four times for a total of 12 credits.

Prerequisites: minimum score of Y in 'Musicianship Health Competency' or MUSI 203C
C Requires minimum grade of C.

Credits: 3

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall & Spring Terms

Students with a semester level of Freshman 1, Freshman 2 or Sophomore 1 may not enroll.
Enrollment limited to students with department of Music.

MUSI 370 -  Applied Performance  

Applied lessons for the Bachelor of Music in Performance student. One lesson and 15 hours of practice each week are required for three credits. Applied lessons beyond degree requirements will be granted upon faculty availability. MUSI 170, 270 and 370 may each be taken two times for a total of 18 credits; MUSI 470 may be taken four times for a total of 12 credits.

Prerequisites: minimum score of Y in 'Musicianship Health Competency' or MUSI 203C
C Requires minimum grade of C.

Credits: 3

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall & Spring Terms

Students with a semester level of Freshman 1, Freshman 2 or Sophomore 1 may not enroll.
Enrollment limited to students with department of Music.

MUSI 373 -  History of Music II  

This course examines the music and culture from the period of the Rococo through the 19th century. Lectures, readings, performances and listening sessions develop the student's musical understanding of the period. A reading knowledge of music is essential.

Prerequisite: MUSI 151D
D Requires minimum grade of D.

Credits: 3

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall Terms

Students with a semester level of Freshman 1, Freshman 2 or Sophomore 1 may not enroll.

MUSI 374 -  Woodwind Methods  

A study of the fundamental concepts needed to play and teach beginning instruments of the woodwind family and the factors peculiar to each instrument (flute, oboe, clarinet, bassoon and saxophone). Students must register for MUSI 375 concurrently with this course to complete field experience in the public schools as part of the requirements of this course.

Corequisite(s): MUSI 375

Credits: 1

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall Terms

Students with a semester level of Freshman 1, Freshman 2 or Sophomore 1 may not enroll.
Enrollment limited to students with the ACCEPTANCE - TEACHER CANDIDACY attribute.

MUSI 375 -  Woodwind Methods Field Experience  

In this course, students will complete field experience with a focus on teaching individual and/or group instrumental lessons in the public schools, supervised by university faculty who are certified music educators. Acceptance into Teacher Candidacy.

Corequisite(s): MUSI 374

Credits: 1

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall Terms

Students with a semester level of Freshman 1, Freshman 2 or Sophomore 1 may not enroll.
Enrollment limited to students with the ACCEPTANCE - TEACHER CANDIDACY or MUSIC UPPER DIV REVIEW STATUS attributes.
Enrollment limited to students with department of Music.

MUSI 376 -  Flute, Oboe, & Bassoon Methods  

A study of the fundamental concepts and skills needed to play and teach flute, oboe, and bassoon to homogeneous and heterogeneous instrument groups in pre-K-12 instrumental music education setting. This includes the integration and application of national and state standards for music education. Pre-requisites: Admission to Teacher Candidacy required

Prerequisite: MUSI 375D
D Requires minimum grade of D.

Credits: 2

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall Terms

Students with a semester level of Freshman 1, Freshman 2 or Sophomore 1 may not enroll.
Enrollment limited to students with the ACCEPTANCE - TEACHER CANDIDACY or MUSIC UPPER DIV REVIEW STATUS attributes.
Enrollment limited to students in the College of Liberal Arts college.
Enrollment limited to students with department of Music.

MUSI 377 -  High Brass Methods  

A study of the fundamental concepts and skills needed to play and teach trumpet and French horn to homogeneous and heterogeneous instrument groups in pre-K-12 instrumental music education setting. This includes the integration and application of national and state standards for music education.

Credits: 2

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Spring Terms

Students with a semester level of Freshman 1, Freshman 2 or Sophomore 1 may not enroll.
Enrollment limited to students in the College of Liberal Arts college.
Enrollment limited to students with department of Music.

MUSI 379 -  Applied Piano  

With the approval of the applied music teacher, lessons are available in standard piano. Materials studied will depend on the students' background and ability. Normally one lesson and five hours of practice each week are required.

Prerequisites: minimum score of Y in 'Musicianship Health Competency' or MUSI 203C
C Requires minimum grade of C.

Credits: 1

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall & Spring Terms

Students with a semester level of Freshman 1, Freshman 2 or Sophomore 1 may not enroll.
Enrollment limited to students with department of Music.

MUSI 381 -  Applied Voice  

With the approval of the applied music teacher, lessons are available in standard voice. Materials studied will depend on the students' background and ability. Normally one lesson and five hours of practice each week are required.

Prerequisites: minimum score of Y in 'Musicianship Health Competency' or MUSI 203C
C Requires minimum grade of C.

Credits: 1

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall & Spring Terms

Students with a semester level of Freshman 1, Freshman 2 or Sophomore 1 may not enroll.
Enrollment limited to students with department of Music.

MUSI 382 -  Applied Strings  

With the approval of the applied music teacher, lessons are available in standard string instruments. Materials studied will depend on the students' background and ability. Normally one lesson and five hours of practice each week are required.

Prerequisites: minimum score of Y in 'Musicianship Health Competency' or MUSI 203C
C Requires minimum grade of C.

Credits: 1

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall & Spring Terms

Students with a semester level of Freshman 1, Freshman 2 or Sophomore 1 may not enroll.
Enrollment limited to students with department of Music.

MUSI 383 -  Applied Brass  

With the approval of the applied music teacher, lessons are available in standard brass instruments. Materials studied will depend on the students' background and ability. Normally one lesson and five hours of practice each week are required.

Prerequisites: minimum score of Y in 'Musicianship Health Competency' or MUSI 203C
C Requires minimum grade of C.

Credits: 1

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall & Spring Terms

Students with a semester level of Freshman 1, Freshman 2 or Sophomore 1 may not enroll.
Enrollment limited to students with department of Music.

MUSI 384 -  Applied Woodwinds  

With the approval of the applied music teacher, lessons are available in standard woodwind instruments. Materials studied will depend on the students' background and ability. Normally one lesson and five hours of practice each week are required.

Prerequisites: minimum score of Y in 'Musicianship Health Competency' or MUSI 203C
C Requires minimum grade of C.

Credits: 1

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall & Spring Terms

Students with a semester level of Freshman 1, Freshman 2 or Sophomore 1 may not enroll.
Enrollment limited to students with department of Music.

MUSI 385 -  Applied Percussion  

With the approval of the applied music teacher, lessons are available in standard percussion instruments. Materials studied will depend on the students' background and ability. Normally one lesson and five hours of practice each week are required.

Prerequisites: minimum score of Y in 'Musicianship Health Competency' or MUSI 203C
C Requires minimum grade of C.

Credits: 1

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall & Spring Terms

Students with a semester level of Freshman 1, Freshman 2 or Sophomore 1 may not enroll.
Enrollment limited to students with department of Music.

MUSI 387 -  Applied Counterpoint I  

This study and practice of writing music according to contrapuntal theory of the 16th century. Course may be repeated for up to 3 credits.

Prerequisite: MUSI 255D
D Requires minimum grade of D.

Credits: 1

Students with a semester level of Freshman 1, Freshman 2 or Sophomore 1 may not enroll.
Enrollment limited to students with department of Music.

MUSI 388 -  Applied Counterpoint II  

The study and practice of writing music according to contrapuntal theory of the 18th century. Course may be repeated for up to 3 credits.

Prerequisite: MUSI 255D
D Requires minimum grade of D.

Credits: 1

Students with a semester level of Freshman 1, Freshman 2 or Sophomore 1 may not enroll.

MUSI 389 -  Applied Composition  

Compositional techniques relative to the student's interest will be studied through an analysis of works by major composers. Although no definite idiom is prescribed, contemporary techniques are encouraged. May be repeated for up to three credits.

Prerequisite: MUSI 255D
D Requires minimum grade of D.

Credits: 1

Students with a semester level of Freshman 1, Freshman 2 or Sophomore 1 may not enroll.

MUSI 390 -  Experimental  

A unique and specifically focused course within the general purview of a department which intends to offer it on a "one time only" basis and not as a permanent part of the department's curriculum.

Credits: 1-3

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered as Needed

Students with a semester level of Freshman 1, Freshman 2 or Sophomore 1 may not enroll.

MUSI 391 -  Applied Electronic Composition  

A course designed to present the elements involved in electronic composition. The student will compose using magnetic tape, computer, and synthesizer. Course may be repeated for up to 3 credits.

Prerequisites: MUSI 255D or MUSI 352D
D Requires minimum grade of D.

Credits: 1

Students with a semester level of Freshman 1, Freshman 2 or Sophomore 1 may not enroll.

MUSI 392 -  Tuba-Euphonium Ensemble  

The SRU Tuba-Euphonium Ensemble is comprised of tuba and euphonium players who rehearse and perform a variety of music written for tuba-euphonium ensemble. This is open to all students regardless of major or area of emphasis. One to two credits for every semester of satisfactory participation is granted for this music performance group. The course may be repeated up to 10 times. Additional repeats are possible with a waiver from the department chairperson. The ensemble is also available without credit.

Credits: 1-2

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall & Spring Terms

Thematic Thread(s): Art & Society, Creating Art, Transfer Thread Completion Course

Students with a semester level of Freshman 1, Freshman 2 or Sophomore 1 may not enroll.

MUSI 393 -  Jazz Lab Band  

The SRU Jazz Lab Band is a rehearsal ensemble that performs one concert per academic semester. The group does require an audition which takes place in the first week of the Fall semester. If openings occur in the Spring semester, the director will hold an audition for the open seats only. The ensemble rehearses big band literature from every stylistic period in jazz history. The focus of the course is on developing sight-reading, jazz performance practice and techniques, stylistic interpretation, foundational ensemble techniques, jazz band rehearsal techniques, and exposure to the literature, history, and composers of jazz music. This is open to all students regardless of major or area of emphasis. One to two credits for every semester of satisfactory participation is granted for this music performance group. The course may be repeated up to 10 times. Additional repeats are possible with a waiver from the department chairperson. The ensemble is also available without credit.

Credits: 1-2

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall & Spring Terms

Thematic Thread(s): Art & Society, Creating Art, Transfer Thread Completion Course

Students with a semester level of Freshman 1, Freshman 2 or Sophomore 1 may not enroll.

MUSI 394 -  World Percussion Ensemble  

The SRU World Percussion Ensemble rehearses and performs the percussion music of cultures outside of Western Europe and the United States, concentrating on, but not exclusive to, the Caribbean (Trinidad and Tobago, Cuba, The Dominican Republic, and Puerto Rico), Asia (Japan, lndia, and Korea), South America (Brazil), and West Africa. Students learn the instruments, techniques, some choreography (when appropriate), and musical styles in multiple genres for at least one public performance each academic semester. The ensemble rehearses and performs on authentic instruments (whenever possible) or modern, commercially available substitutes. This is open to all students regardless of major or area of emphasis. One to two credits for every semester of satisfactory participation is granted for this music performance group. The course may be repeated up to 10 times. Additional repeats a re possible with a waiver from the department chairperson. The ensemble is also available without credit.

Credits: 1-2

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall & Spring Terms

Thematic Thread(s): Art & Society, Creating Art, Transfer Thread Completion Course

Students with a semester level of Freshman 1, Freshman 2 or Sophomore 1 may not enroll.

MUSI 395 -  Workshop  

A workshop is a program which is usually of short duration, narrow in scope, often non-traditional in content and format, and on a timely topic.

Credits: 1-6

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered as Needed

Students with a semester level of Freshman 1, Freshman 2 or Sophomore 1 may not enroll.

MUSI 396 -  Winter Guard  

The Slippery Rock University Winter Guard is the indoor color guard performing ensemble. In this performing ensemble, students will combine the use of flags, sabers, mock rifles, and other equipment, as well as dance and interpretive movement, in shows for public performance and competition. Held in the spring semester the group performs in competition as part of the indoor marching arts circuit as well as for campus and community events. The course may be repeated up to 5 times. Additional repeats are possible with a waiver from the department chairperson.

Credits: 1-2

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Spring Terms

Thematic Thread(s): Art & Society, Creating Art, Transfer Thread Completion Course

Students with a semester level of Freshman 1, Freshman 2 or Sophomore 1 may not enroll.

MUSI 398 -  Selected Topics  

A Selected Topics course is a normal, departmental offering which is directly related to the discipline, but because of its specialized nature, may not be able to be offered on a yearly basis by the department.

Credits: 1-3

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered as Needed

Students with a semester level of Freshman 1, Freshman 2 or Sophomore 1 may not enroll.

MUSI 399 -  Diction for Singers II  

In this study of language diction for singers, students will continue the study of the International Phonetic Alphabet and apply it to the singing of German and French art songs. The course is open to all voice majors.

Credits: 1-2

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Spring Terms Odd

Students with a semester level of Freshman 1, Freshman 2 or Sophomore 1 may not enroll.
Enrollment is limited to students with a program in Music, Music - Voice, Music Education (K-12), Music Educ-Voice (K-12), Music Performance, Music Performance-Voice, Music Therapy or Music Therapy-Voice.

MUSI 402 -  Teaching General Music Through Distance Education  

This course is designed to provide students with the knowledge and skills necessary to effectively teach general music through distance or cyber education.

Prerequisites: PE 411C and PE 421C
C Requires minimum grade of C.

Credits: 3

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered as Needed

Students with a semester level of Freshman 1, Freshman 2, Sophomore 1 or Sophomore 2 may not enroll.

MUSI 403 -  Teaching Music Performance Through Distance Education  

This course is designed to provide students with the knowledge and skills necessary to effectively teach music performance through distance or cyber education.

Prerequisites: PE 302C and PE 303C
C Requires minimum grade of C.

Credits: 3

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered as Needed

Students with a semester level of Freshman 1, Freshman 2, Sophomore 1 or Sophomore 2 may not enroll.

MUSI 404 -  Field Experience Immersion in Music  

In this course, students will participate in field experience through observing, assisting and teaching while being immersed in the culture of a different population. Travel expenses, which may include lodging, airfare, meals and other expenses, will be required as part of this course. Admission to Degree Candidacy required.

Credits: 1

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Winter Terms Even

Students with a semester level of Freshman 1, Freshman 2, Sophomore 1 or Sophomore 2 may not enroll.
Enrollment limited to students with the ACCEPTANCE - TEACHER CANDIDACY or MUSIC UPPER DIV REVIEW STATUS attributes.
Enrollment limited to students with department of Music.

MUSI 406 -  Advanced Conducting  

In this course, students will develop advanced skills of conducting instrumental and vocal ensembles, including but not limited to: expanding technique beyond stationary focal point conducting to variable focal point conducting, developing gestural vocabulary guided by the Laban Method and developing advanced score study and analysis.

Prerequisite: MUSI 206C
C Requires minimum grade of C.

Credits: 2

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Spring Terms Odd

Students with a semester level of Freshman 1, Freshman 2 or Sophomore 1 may not enroll.
Enrollment limited to students with department of Music.

MUSI 407 -  Choral Rehearsal Techniques  

In this course for music education majors, students will analyze and conduct beginning and intermediate musical scores for choir. The student conductor will identify performance errors and learn to use various rehearsal techniques to improve the ensemble's performance. Students will also survey and learn performance practice for choral literature of all historical stylistic periods, and discuss numerous aspects of choral pedagogy, such as designing curriculum for and administrating a choral program.

Prerequisites: MUSI 406C and (MUSI 115C or MUSI 215C or MUSI 315C or MUSI 415C)
C Requires minimum grade of C.

Corequisite(s): MUSI 339

Credits: 1

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall Terms

Students with a semester level of Freshman 1, Freshman 2 or Sophomore 1 may not enroll.
Enrollment limited to students with the ACCEPTANCE - TEACHER CANDIDACY or MUSIC UPPER DIV REVIEW STATUS attributes.
Enrollment limited to students with department of Music.

MUSI 408 -  Professional Preparation for the Music Job Search  

In this class, which is designed for music majors, students will create a resume, cover letter, and a portfolio; will engage in interview practice; and will form strategies for approaching the job search. The course is intended to be taken by students who will be entering the job search soon.

Credits: 1

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered as Needed

Enrollment limited to students with a semester level of Junior 1, Junior 2, Post Baccalaureate, Senior 1 or Senior 2.
Enrollment limited to students with department of Music.

MUSI 409 -  Jazz Combo  

Students will meet weekly with the appropriate faculty member to work on jazz performance in the small group (combo) setting. Study of phrasing, articulation, jazz theory, improvisation, and other jazz performance practices will be addressed. Students will be auditioned at the beginning of the semester for placement. At least one public performance will be given per semester. One hour of rehearsal time per week. One credit for every semester of satisfactory participation is granted for this music performance group. The course may be repeated up to 10 times. Additional repeats are possible with a waiver from the department chairperson. The ensemble is also available without credit.

Credits: 1

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall & Spring Terms

Thematic Thread(s): Art & Society, Creating Art, Transfer Thread Completion Course

Students with a semester level of Freshman 1, Freshman 2 or Sophomore 1 may not enroll.

MUSI 413 -  Saxophone Quartet  

Students will meet weekly with the appropriate faculty member to work on literature selected for their performance ability level. Study of phrasing, articulation, balance, blend, intonation, and other performance practices will be addressed. Students will be auditioned at the beginning of the semester for placement. At least one public performance will be given per semester. Two hours per week rehearsal time. One to two credits for every semester of satisfactory participation is granted for this music performance group. The course may be repeated up to 10 times. Additional repeats are possible with a waiver from the department chairperson. The ensemble is also available without credit.

Credits: 1-2

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall & Spring Terms

Thematic Thread(s): Art & Society, Creating Art, Transfer Thread Completion Course

Students with a semester level of Freshman 1, Freshman 2 or Sophomore 1 may not enroll.

MUSI 414 -  Symphonic Wind Ensemble  

Symphonic Wind Ensemble: A chamber ensemble composed of select musicians chosen by audition, performing contemporary literature as well as transcriptions for winds and percussion. Four and a half hours of week rehearsal time. One to four credits for every semester of satisfactory participation is granted for this music performance group. The course may be repeated up to 10 times. Additional repeats are possible with a waiver from the department chairperson. The ensemble is also available without credit.

Credits: 1-4

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall & Spring Terms

Thematic Thread(s): Art & Society, Creating Art, Transfer Thread Completion Course

Students with a semester level of Freshman 1, Freshman 2 or Sophomore 1 may not enroll.

MUSI 415 -  Concert Choir  

Auditioned mixed chorus of 50-70 singers that studies and performs a variety of music from Renaissance to 21st century, classical to contemporary, a cappella and music accompanied by piano, chamber groups, and symphonic ensembles. Three hours per week rehearsal time. Multiple concerts are presented both on and off campus and on periodic tours. One to three credits for every semester of satisfactory participation is granted for this music performance group. The course may be repeated up to 10 times. Additional repeats are possible with a waiver from the department chairperson. Entrance is by successful audition, held the first week of classes every semester; contact the instructor for information. The ensemble is also available without credit.

Credits: 1-3

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall & Spring Terms

Thematic Thread(s): Art & Society, Creating Art, Transfer Thread Completion Course

Students with a semester level of Freshman 1, Freshman 2 or Sophomore 1 may not enroll.

MUSI 416 -  Women's Choir  

An ensemble of 30-40 women who perform choral music especially composed for female voices. This ensemble performs traditional and modern repertoire, with and without accompaniment. Concerts are presented on campus and on tours. Two and one-half hours per week rehearsal time. Multiple concerts are presented both on and off campus and on periodic tours. One to two credits for every semester of satisfactory participation is granted for this music performance group. The course may be repeated up to 10 times. Additional repeats are possible with a waiver from the department chairperson. No audition is required. The ensemble is also available without credit.

Credits: 1-2

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall & Spring Terms

Thematic Thread(s): Art & Society, Creating Art, Transfer Thread Completion Course

Students with a semester level of Freshman 1, Freshman 2 or Sophomore 1 may not enroll.

MUSI 417 -  Chamber Singers  

An elite chamber choir of 16-24 outstanding singers who perform challenging repertoire with a greater emphasis on a cappella music. Members of this group are expected to display initiative to prepare music to the highest possible level of their ability. Two and one-half hours per week rehearsal time. One or two credits for every semester of satisfactory participation is granted for this music performance group. The course may be repeated up to 10 times. Additional repeats are possible with a waiver from the department chairperson. Entrance is by successful audition, held the first week of classes every semester; contact the instructor for information. The ensemble is also available without credit.

Corequisite(s): MUSI 415

Credits: 1-2

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall & Spring Terms

Thematic Thread(s): Art & Society, Creating Art, Transfer Thread Completion Course

Students with a semester level of Freshman 1, Freshman 2 or Sophomore 1 may not enroll.

MUSI 418 -  Marching Pride  

The Marching Pride performs during the half time at football games, both home and away, and for other special events. Much of its music is specially arranged. Open to all students. Six hours a week rehearsal during the football season. One to six credits for every semester of satisfactory participation is granted for this music performance group. The course may be repeated up to 6 times. Additional repeats are possible with a waiver from the department chairperson. The ensemble is also available without credit.

Credits: 1-6

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall Terms

Thematic Thread(s): Art & Society, Creating Art, Education, Transfer Thread Completion Course

Students with a semester level of Freshman 1, Freshman 2 or Sophomore 1 may not enroll.

MUSI 419 -  Concert Band  

The Concert Band members are carefully selected to provide a balanced instrumentation of the best players. Music written for concert band is the main repertoire. Concerts on campus. Four hours a week rehearsal time. One to four credits for every semester of satisfactory participation is granted for this music performance group. The course may be repeated up to 5 times. Additional repeats are possible with a waiver from the department chairperson. The ensemble is also available without credit.

Credits: 1-4

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Spring Terms

Thematic Thread(s): Art & Society, Creating Art, Transfer Thread Completion Course

Students with a semester level of Freshman 1, Freshman 2 or Sophomore 1 may not enroll.

MUSI 420 -  Jazz Ensemble  

The SRU Jazz Ensemble performs jazz literature from all eras of jazz history including big band, bop, hard bop, fusion and contemporary. This ensemble often performs with guest artists of national and international stature, both on and off campus. Membership in this ensemble requires an audition. Three hours and forty-five minutes of rehearsal per week. One to three credits for every semester of satisfactory participation is granted for this music performance group. The course may be repeated up to 10 times. Additional repeats are possible with a waiver from the department chairperson. The ensemble is also available without credit.

Credits: 1-3

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall & Spring Terms

Thematic Thread(s): Art & Society, Creating Art, Transfer Thread Completion Course

Students with a semester level of Freshman 1, Freshman 2 or Sophomore 1 may not enroll.

MUSI 421 -  Orchestra  

The orchestra is a string ensemble, with winds and percussion added when needed, which performs music from the orchestral repertoire. Admission by audition. Four hours a week rehearsal time. One to four credits for every semester of satisfactory participation is granted for this music performance group. The course may be repeated up to 10 times. Additional repeats are possible with a waiver from the department chairperson. The ensemble is also available without credit.

Credits: 1-4

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall & Spring Terms

Thematic Thread(s): Art & Society, Creating Art, Transfer Thread Completion Course

Students with a semester level of Freshman 1, Freshman 2 or Sophomore 1 may not enroll.

MUSI 422 -  Chamber String Ensemble  

The Chamber String Ensemble is a small ensemble selected for the study and performance of chamber music written for strings. Two hours a week rehearsal time. One to two credits for every semester of satisfactory participation is granted for this music performance group. The course may be repeated up to 10 times. Additional repeats are possible with a waiver from the department chairperson. The ensemble is also available without credit.

Credits: 1-2

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall & Spring Terms

Thematic Thread(s): Art & Society, Creating Art, Transfer Thread Completion Course

Students with a semester level of Freshman 1, Freshman 2 or Sophomore 1 may not enroll.

MUSI 423 -  Brass Ensemble  

The university's Brass Ensemble is a select ensemble of brass (and percussion) players who study and perform music from all historical periods. Both large brass choir works and small chamber brass works are performed. The ensemble performs on and off campus. Two hours a week rehearsal time. One credit for every semester of satisfactory participation is granted for this music performance group, with a maximum allowance of ten credits in any one music organization. Additional credits are possible with a waiver from the departmental chairperson. The ensemble is also available without credit.

Credits: 1-2

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall & Spring Terms

Thematic Thread(s): Art & Society, Creating Art, Transfer Thread Completion Course

Students with a semester level of Freshman 1, Freshman 2 or Sophomore 1 may not enroll.

MUSI 424 -  Woodwind Ensemble  

The Woodwind Ensemble is a small select ensemble of woodwind players who study and perform music for woodwinds from all historical periods. Three hours a week rehearsal time. One credit for every semester of satisfactory participation is granted for this music performance group, with a maximum allowance of ten credits in any one music organization. Additional credits are possible with a waiver from the departmental chairperson. The ensemble is also available without credit.

Credits: 1

Students with a semester level of Freshman 1, Freshman 2 or Sophomore 1 may not enroll.
Enrollment limited to students with the SPECIAL APPROVAL attribute.

MUSI 425 -  Percussion Ensemble  

This small select ensemble of percussionists studies and performs music composed and transcribed for both percussion and mallet ensembles. Two hours a week rehearsal time. One to two credits for every semester of satisfactory participation is granted for this music performance group. The course may be repeated up to 10 times. Additional repeats are possible with a waiver from the department chairperson. The ensemble is also available without credit.

Credits: 1-2

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall & Spring Terms

Thematic Thread(s): Art & Society, Creating Art, Transfer Thread Completion Course

Students with a semester level of Freshman 1, Freshman 2 or Sophomore 1 may not enroll.
Enrollment limited to students with the SPECIAL APPROVAL attribute.

MUSI 426 -  Flute Choir  

The SRU Flute Choir is made up of a select group of flutists who will rehearse and perform a variety of music written for flute ensemble. Audition required. Two and a half hours a week rehearsal time. One to two credits for every semester of satisfactory participation is granted for this music performance group. The course may be repeated up to 10 times. Additional repeats are possible with a waiver from the department chairperson. The ensemble is also available without credit.

Credits: 1-2

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall & Spring Terms

Thematic Thread(s): Art & Society, Creating Art, Transfer Thread Completion Course

Students with a semester level of Freshman 1, Freshman 2 or Sophomore 1 may not enroll.

MUSI 428 -  Music Therapy Advanced Topics  

Seminar in professional ethics, disability studies, race theory, and feminism.

Prerequisites: MUSI 327D and MUSI 330D
D Requires minimum grade of D.

Credits: 3

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall Terms

Students with a semester level of Freshman 1, Freshman 2 or Sophomore 1 may not enroll.
Enrollment is limited to students with a program in Music, Music Education (K-12), Music Performance or Music Therapy.

MUSI 431 -  Pedagogy  

Acquaintance with the philosophy, theories, techniques, materials, and practical applications of teaching applied music on the student's major instrument of study. Laboratory experience under the supervision of the instructor will be an integral part of the course.

Credits: 1

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall & Spring Terms

Students with a semester level of Freshman 1, Freshman 2 or Sophomore 1 may not enroll.

MUSI 432 -  Clinical Integration  

A supervised clinical experience allowing the music therapy student practical experience in a variety of community health care agencies and educational settings.

Prerequisite: MUSI 330D
D Requires minimum grade of D.

Credits: 1

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall Terms

Students with a semester level of Freshman 1, Freshman 2 or Sophomore 1 may not enroll.

MUSI 433 -  Clinical Integration  

A supervised clinical experience allowing the music therapy student practical experience in a variety of community health care agencies and educational settings.

Credits: 1

Students with a semester level of Freshman 1, Freshman 2 or Sophomore 1 may not enroll.

MUSI 437 -  Opera Performance  

Performance of scenes, arias, or full operas, taking into consideration the interest and skill of each student. Four hours of rehearsal per week; more rehearsal as needed in weeks leading to performance. One to four credits for every semester of satisfactory participation is granted for this music performance group. Additional repeats are possible with a waiver from the department chairperson. Each course number may be repeated up to five times.

Credits: 1-4

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall & Spring Terms

Thematic Thread(s): Art & Society, Creating Art, Transfer Thread Completion Course

Students with a semester level of Freshman 1, Freshman 2 or Sophomore 1 may not enroll.

MUSI 440 -  Music Therapy for Adult Clients  

Application of music therapy techniques and materials in all areas of mental health, corrections, and special education. Emphasis is placed on adult populations and group dynamics.

Prerequisites: MUSI 312D and MUSI 432D and PSYC 276D
D Requires minimum grade of D.

Credits: 3

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall Terms

Students with a semester level of Freshman 1, Freshman 2 or Sophomore 1 may not enroll.

MUSI 450 -  Music Therapy Internship  

A continuous six-month internship in an approved music therapy program under the direction of a Board Certified Music Therapist. Required of all candidates for graduation.

Prerequisites: MUSI 428D and MUSI 440D
D Requires minimum grade of D.

Credits: 1-12

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered as Needed

Students with a semester level of Freshman 1, Freshman 2 or Sophomore 1 may not enroll.
Enrollment limited to students in the BM 5273 program.

MUSI 455 -  Student Teaching - Music  

Under the guidance of a cooperating teacher and university supervisor, students engage in two eight-week assignments on a full-time basis in specified school districts and attend scheduled seminars. Supervisors assign additional requirements.

Prerequisites: MUSI 334D and MUSI 335D and MUSI 336D and MUSI 337D
D Requires minimum grade of D.

Credits: 12

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall & Spring Terms

Students with a semester level of Freshman 1, Freshman 2 or Sophomore 1 may not enroll.
Enrollment limited to students with the ACCEPTANCE - TEACHER CANDIDACY or MUSIC UPPER DIV REVIEW STATUS attributes.
Enrollment limited to students with department of Music.

MUSI 465 -  Applied Performance Voice  

Applied lessons for the Bachelor of Music in Performance student. One lesson and 15 hours of practice each week are required for three credits. Applied lessons beyond degree requirements will be granted upon faculty availability. MUSI 165, 265, 365 may each be taken two times for a total of 18 credits; MUSI 465 may be taken four times for a total of 12 credits.

Prerequisites: minimum score of Y in 'Musicianship Health Competency' or MUSI 203C
C Requires minimum grade of C.

Credits: 3

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall & Spring Terms

Students with a semester level of Freshman 1, Freshman 2 or Sophomore 1 may not enroll.
Enrollment limited to students with department of Music.

MUSI 466 -  Applied Performance Piano  

Applied lessons for the Bachelor of Music in Performance student. One lesson and 15 hours of practice each week are required for three credits. Applied lessons beyond degree requirements will be granted upon faculty availability. MUSI 166, 266, 366 may each be taken two times for a total of 18 credits; MUSI 466 may be taken four times for a total of 12 credits.

Prerequisites: minimum score of Y in 'Musicianship Health Competency' or MUSI 203C
C Requires minimum grade of C.

Credits: 3

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall & Spring Terms

Students with a semester level of Freshman 1, Freshman 2 or Sophomore 1 may not enroll.
Enrollment limited to students with department of Music.

MUSI 467 -  Applied Performance Strings  

Applied lessons for the Bachelor of Music in Performance student. One lesson and 15 hours of practice each week are required for three credits. Applied lessons beyond degree requirements will be granted upon faculty availability. MUSI 167, 267, 367 may each be taken two times for a total of 18 credits; MUSI 467 may be taken four times for a total of 12 credits.

Prerequisites: minimum score of Y in 'Musicianship Health Competency' or MUSI 203C
C Requires minimum grade of C.

Credits: 3

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall & Spring Terms

Students with a semester level of Freshman 1, Freshman 2 or Sophomore 1 may not enroll.
Enrollment limited to students with department of Music.

MUSI 468 -  Applied Performance  

Applied lessons for the Bachelor of Music in Performance student. One lesson and 15 hours of practice each week are required for three credits. Applied lessons beyond degree requirements will be granted upon faculty availability. MUSI 168, 268, 368 may be taken two times for a total of 18 credits; MUSI 468 may be taken four times for a total of 12 credits.

Prerequisites: minimum score of Y in 'Musicianship Health Competency' or MUSI 203C
C Requires minimum grade of C.

Credits: 3

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall & Spring Terms

Students with a semester level of Freshman 1, Freshman 2 or Sophomore 1 may not enroll.
Enrollment limited to students with department of Music.

MUSI 469 -  Applied Performance Brass  

Applied lessons for the Bachelor of Music in Performance student. One lesson and 15 hours of practice each week are required for three credits. Applied lessons beyond degree requirements will be granted upon faculty availability. MUSI 169, 269, 369 may each be taken two times for a total of 18 credits; MUSI 469 may be taken four times for a total of 12 credits.

Prerequisites: minimum score of Y in 'Musicianship Health Competency' or MUSI 203C
C Requires minimum grade of C.

Credits: 3

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall & Spring Terms

Students with a semester level of Freshman 1, Freshman 2 or Sophomore 1 may not enroll.
Enrollment limited to students with department of Music.

MUSI 470 -  Applied Performance  

Applied lessons for the Bachelor of Music in Performance student. One lesson and 15 hours of practice each week are required for three credits. Applied lessons beyond degree requirements will be granted upon faculty availability. MUSI 170, 270 and 370 may each be taken two times for a total of 18 credits; MUSI 470 may be taken four times for a total of 12 credits.

Prerequisites: minimum score of Y in 'Musicianship Health Competency' or MUSI 230C
C Requires minimum grade of C.

Credits: 3

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall & Spring Terms

Students with a semester level of Freshman 1, Freshman 2 or Sophomore 1 may not enroll.
Enrollment limited to students with department of Music.

MUSI 473 -  History of Music III  

This course examines the musical events from approximately 1890 to the present. Lectures, readings, performances and listening sessions develop the students' musical understanding of the period. A reading knowledge of music is essential.

Prerequisite: MUSI 151D
D Requires minimum grade of D.

Credits: 3

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Spring Terms

Students with a semester level of Freshman 1, Freshman 2 or Sophomore 1 may not enroll.

MUSI 479 -  Applied Piano  

With the approval of the applied music teacher, lessons are available in standard piano. Materials studied will depend on the students' background and ability. Normally one lesson and five hours of practice each week are required.

Prerequisite: minimum score of Y in 'Musicianship Health Competency'

Credits: 1

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall & Spring Terms

Students with a semester level of Freshman 1, Freshman 2 or Sophomore 1 may not enroll.
Enrollment limited to students with department of Music.

MUSI 481 -  Applied Voice  

With the approval of the applied music teacher, lessons are available in standard voice. Materials studied will depend on the students' background and ability. Normally one lesson and five hours of practice each week are required.

Prerequisites: minimum score of Y in 'Musicianship Health Competency' or MUSI 203C
C Requires minimum grade of C.

Credits: 1

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall & Spring Terms

Students with a semester level of Freshman 1, Freshman 2 or Sophomore 1 may not enroll.
Enrollment limited to students with department of Music.

MUSI 482 -  Applied Strings  

With the approval of the applied music teacher, lessons are available in standard string instruments. Materials studied will depend on the students' background and ability. Normally one lesson and five hours of practice each week are required.

Prerequisites: minimum score of Y in 'Musicianship Health Competency' or MUSI 203C
C Requires minimum grade of C.

Credits: 1

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall & Spring Terms

Students with a semester level of Freshman 1, Freshman 2 or Sophomore 1 may not enroll.
Enrollment limited to students with department of Music.

MUSI 483 -  Applied Brass  

With the approval of the applied music teacher, lessons are available in standard brass instruments. Materials studied will depend on the students' background and ability. Normally one lesson and five hours of practice each week are required.

Prerequisites: minimum score of Y in 'Musicianship Health Competency' or MUSI 203C
C Requires minimum grade of C.

Credits: 1

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall & Spring Terms

Students with a semester level of Freshman 1, Freshman 2 or Sophomore 1 may not enroll.
Enrollment limited to students with department of Music.

MUSI 484 -  Applied Woodwinds  

With the approval of the applied music teacher, lessons are available in standard woodwind instruments. Materials studied will depend on the students' background and ability. Normally one lesson and five hours of practice each week are required.

Prerequisites: minimum score of Y in 'Musicianship Health Competency' or MUSI 203C
C Requires minimum grade of C.

Credits: 1

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall & Spring Terms

Students with a semester level of Freshman 1, Freshman 2 or Sophomore 1 may not enroll.
Enrollment limited to students with department of Music.

MUSI 485 -  Applied Percussion  

With the approval of the applied music teacher, lessons are available in standard percussion instruments. Materials studied will depend on the students' background and ability. Normally one lesson and five hours of practice each week are required.

Prerequisites: minimum score of Y in 'Musicianship Health Competency' or MUSI 203C
C Requires minimum grade of C.

Credits: 1

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall & Spring Terms

Students with a semester level of Freshman 1, Freshman 2 or Sophomore 1 may not enroll.
Enrollment limited to students with department of Music.

MUSI 487 -  Applied Counterpoint I  

This study and practice of writing music according to contrapuntal theory of the 16th century. Course may be repeated for up to 3 credits.

Prerequisite: MUSI 255D
D Requires minimum grade of D.

Credits: 1

Students with a semester level of Freshman 1, Freshman 2 or Sophomore 1 may not enroll.

MUSI 488 -  Applied Counterpoint II  

The study and practice of writing music according to contrapuntal theory of the 18th century. Course may be repeated for up to 3 credits.

Prerequisite: MUSI 255D
D Requires minimum grade of D.

Credits: 1

Students with a semester level of Freshman 1, Freshman 2 or Sophomore 1 may not enroll.

MUSI 489 -  Applied Composition  

Compositional techniques relative to the student's interest will be studied through an analysis of works by major composers. Although no definite idiom is prescribed, contemporary techniques are encouraged. May be repeated for up to three credits.

Prerequisite: MUSI 255D
D Requires minimum grade of D.

Credits: 1

Students with a semester level of Freshman 1, Freshman 2 or Sophomore 1 may not enroll.

MUSI 490 -  Independent Study  

Students have an opportunity to study selected areas in greater concentration under the direction of a music faculty. Independent Study courses give students the opportunity to pursue research and/or studies that are not part of the university's traditional course offerings. Students work one on one or in small groups with faculty guidance and are typically required to submit a final paper or project as determined by the supervising professor.

Credits: 1-3

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered as Needed

Students with a semester level of Freshman 1, Freshman 2 or Sophomore 1 may not enroll.

MUSI 491 -  Applied Electronic Composition  

A course designed to present the elements involved in electronic composition. The student will compose using magnetic tape, computer, and synthesizer. Course may be repeated for up to 3 credits.

Prerequisites: MUSI 255D or MUSI 352D
D Requires minimum grade of D.

Credits: 1

Students with a semester level of Freshman 1, Freshman 2 or Sophomore 1 may not enroll.

MUSI 492 -  Tuba-Euphonium Ensemble  

The SRU Tuba-Euphonium Ensemble is comprised of tuba and euphonium players who rehearse and perform a variety of music written for tuba-euphonium ensemble. This is open to all students regardless of major or area of emphasis. One to two credits for every semester of satisfactory participation is granted for this music performance group. The course may be repeated up to 10 times. Additional repeats are possible with a waiver from the department chairperson. The ensemble is also available without credit.

Credits: 1-2

Thematic Thread(s): Art & Society, Creating Art, Transfer Thread Completion Course

Students with a semester level of Freshman 1, Freshman 2 or Sophomore 1 may not enroll.

MUSI 493 -  Jazz Lab Band  

The SRU Jazz Lab Band is a rehearsal ensemble that performs one concert per academic semester. The group does require an audition which takes place in the first week of the Fall semester. If openings occur in the Spring semester, the director will hold an audition for the open seats only. The ensemble rehearses big band literature from every stylistic period in jazz history. The focus of the course is on developing sight-reading, jazz performance practice and techniques, stylistic interpretation, foundational ensemble techniques, jazz band rehearsal techniques, and exposure to the literature, history, and composers of jazz music. This is open to all students regardless of major or area of emphasis. One to two credits for every semester of satisfactory participation is granted for this music performance group. The course may be repeated up to 10 times. Additional repeats are possible with a waiver from the department chairperson. The ensemble is also available without credit.

Credits: 1-2

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall & Spring Terms

Thematic Thread(s): Art & Society, Creating Art, Transfer Thread Completion Course

Students with a semester level of Freshman 1, Freshman 2 or Sophomore 1 may not enroll.

MUSI 494 -  World Percussion Ensemble  

The SRU World Percussion Ensemble rehearses and performs the percussion music of cultures outside of Western Europe and the United States, concentrating on, but not exclusive to, the Caribbean (Trinidad and Tobago, Cuba, The Dominican Republic, and Puerto Rico), Asia (Japan, lndia, and Korea), South America (Brazil), and West Africa. Students learn the instruments, techniques, some choreography (when appropriate), and musical styles in multiple genres for at least one public performance each academic semester. The ensemble rehearses and performs on authentic instruments (whenever possible) or modern, commercially available substitutes. This is open to all students regardless of major or area of emphasis. One to two credits for every semester of satisfactory participation is granted for this music performance group. The course may be repeated up to 10 times. Additional repeats a re possible with a waiver from the department chairperson. The ensemble is also available without credit.

Credits: 1-2

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall & Spring Terms

Thematic Thread(s): Art & Society, Creating Art, Transfer Thread Completion Course

Students with a semester level of Freshman 1, Freshman 2 or Sophomore 1 may not enroll.

MUSI 495 -  Workshop  

A workshop is a program which is usually of short duration, narrow in scope, often non-traditional in content and format, and on a timely topic.

Credits: 1-6

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered as Needed

Students with a semester level of Freshman 1, Freshman 2 or Sophomore 1 may not enroll.

MUSI 496 -  Winter Guard  

The Slippery Rock University Winter Guard is the indoor color guard performing ensemble. In this performing ensemble, students will combine the use of flags, sabers, mock rifles, and other equipment, as well as dance and interpretive movement, in shows for public performance and competition. Held in the spring semester the group performs in competition as part of the indoor marching arts circuit as well as for campus and community events. The course may be repeated up to 5 times. Additional repeats are possible with a waiver from the department chairperson.

Credits: 1-2

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Spring Terms

Thematic Thread(s): Art & Society, Creating Art, Transfer Thread Completion Course

Students with a semester level of Freshman 1, Freshman 2 or Sophomore 1 may not enroll.

MUSI 498 -  Selected Topics Mozart and His Music  

This unique course relates Mozart's life and music to the history, culture, and social conditions of the 18th century. There will be a classroom, but in reality, the entire city of Salzburg, where Mozart was born and lived, will be the true classroom. Students will explore not only the ""birth house"" of Mozart, but the Baroque and Rococo architecture, cathedrals, museums and ballrooms which had such profound influences on the young Wolfgang. The class will hear some of Mozart''s music played on the original piano. Discussions will include what music meant in the 18th century and what it is and means today.

Credits: 1-3

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered as Needed

Students with a semester level of Freshman 1, Freshman 2 or Sophomore 1 may not enroll.

MUSI 499 -  Applied Recital  

The purpose of this course is to give the performance majors an opportunity to perform a full recital on their major instrument. It will be taken in addition to study in the student's major applied area. Course may be repeated up to two credits.

Credits: 1

Term(s) Typically Offered: Offered Fall & Spring Terms

Students with a semester level of Freshman 1, Freshman 2 or Sophomore 1 may not enroll.
Enrollment is limited to students with a program in Music Performance.