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Undergraduate Bulletin 2011-2012 PDF

Music Performance

MUPF - Applied Music

1 hour

Prerequisite for 300/400 level courses: 2 semester credit at 100/200 level in the same performance area.

Weekly private instruction with major teacher in piano, voice, organ, brass woodwinds, percussion, and strings. (Fall, Spring)

Music majors are required to take sections numbered in the two hundreds or four hundreds for weekly one-hour private instruction.

Organ lessons with instructor's permission.

MUPF 111/211 MUPF 311/411 Strings
MUPF 121/221 MUPF 321 Piano Proficiency I, II, III
MUPF 131/231 MUPF 331/431 Voice*
MUPF 141/241 MUPF 341/441 Brass
MUPF 151/251 MUPF 351/451 Piano
MUPF 161/261 MUPF 361/461 Organ
MUPF 171/271 MUPF 371/471 Woodwinds
MUPF 182/282 MUPF 382/482 Percussion
MUPF 191/291 MUPF 391/491 Guitar

* Students taking voice lesson must take a choral ensemble.

MUPF 102 - Class Guitar

1 hour

This class is for the beginning guitarist. In this class, the student will learn how to apply basic musical concepts, such as rhythm, harmony, and melody to the guitar. At the end of this class you will be able to read and play basic chord symbols and melodies.

Student must provide his/her own acoustic guitar, set of strings and guitar picks. Electric guitar may be used. (Fall, Spring)

MUPF 468 - Music Major Senior Recital

1 hour

The final semester of applied music lessons for the music major, culminating in the senior recital. Instrumental students will perform in Baroque, Classic, Romantic, and 20th Century styles.  Singers will perform in a minimum of three languages. (Fall, Spring)


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