Liberal Arts > Music Applied

General Information


I. Catalog Course Description

Provides a personal introduction to the study and performance of music for euphonium. No previous musical training required. Class may be repeated for a total of 4 credits. Fee covers cost of 14 half-hour private lessons.


II: Course Objectives

By the completion of the class, the students should, with an accuracy of 75%:

  • Read music for euphonium
  • Correctly interpret rhythms
  • Have correct posture and embouchure
  • Play three different scales and arpeggi per semester
  • Perform lower-division repertoire for the euphonium
  • Play in ensemble with other instruments

III: Course Linkage

This course fulfills the Student Learning Objectives of ensuring that students:

  • Know the subject matter to a level that is appropriate for a musical theater degree
  • Can succeed at their transfer institutions
  • Posses an understanding of the importance of cultural traditions, diversity, and ethics in the modern world
  • Obtain a working knowledge of the fine arts or performing arts.
  • Develop their personal creative capabilities
  • Appreciate the unique role that the fine arts and humanities have in the development of cultural values
  • Desire to participate in cultural or artistic events

Scheduled MUSA-111 classes:

Fall 2019

There are currently no MUSA-111 classes scheduled for this term.