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MUS11B:  APPLIED MUSIC/GUITAR


Course Description

Individual studio instruction in Guitar for the development of performance skills. Each week students will take individual lessons and complete an on-campus practice appropriate for the number of units taken. Additionally, each semester students will perform at least once for a juried performance for a faculty committee as a final exam. Designed for Music majors who are able to perform at college level. May be taken for a maximum total of 2 units. (C-ID: MUS 160) ADVISORY: Concurrent enrollment in MUS 3A, MUS 3B, MUS 3C or MUS 3D.


Learning Outcomes

  • Demonstrate an increased musical vocabulary, muscle coordination skill level and greater technical achievement. with a guitar.
  • Define and discuss the elements of music as they appear in the repertoire and explain how they determine style.
  • Demonstrate greater skill in sight-reading and transposition playing a guitar.
  • Students will be able to rehearse, prepare and perform standard repertoire in a formal recital playing a guitar.


Last modified: November 25, 2014
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