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2004 - 2006 Catalog

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The Music Program offers two degrees, an Associate in Arts (AA) with a pathway to a degree in Music or Music Education and an Associate in Science (AS) in Music Business. There are four full-time and twenty-seven adjunct faculty members that make up the program. Courses are available in music theory, sight singing, music history, music appreciation, music business, MIDI, music appreciation, group instruction in piano, guitar, and voice, and private music lessons.

The program also encompasses a variety of ensembles including chamber music, a concert chorus, an opera workshop, a gospel ensemble, three jazz small groups (the Hard Bop, Blue Note, and Horace Silver ensembles), a jazz workshop, Khakatay (an African drumming ensemble), and Vivace (a flute ensemble).

Facilities include a chamber music recital hall / rehearsal room, a jazz ensemble rehearsal room, twelve practice rooms with pianos, a fifteen seat piano lab, a two piano studio, a music theory room with electric keyboards, an eight station computer music lab, and a percussion studio.

Yearly performances typically include at least ten jazz concerts, two vocal productions, one gospel music concert, two chamber music recitals, nine student recitals, two student honors recitals, and three faculty recitals.


Music Suggested Courses
FALL/ FIRST YEAR
ENC 1101 English Composition 1
3
MUT 1111 Music Theory
3
MGF 1106 Math for Liberal Arts 1
3
MUT 1241 Sightsinging/ Ear training
1
MUN Ensemble 1
2
MVX Principal Instrument
2
MVX 1111 Class Piano 1 (or secondary inst.)
1
SPRING/ FIRST YEAR
ENC 1102 English Composition 2
3
MFG 1107 Math for Liberal Arts 2
3
MUT 1112 Music Theory 2
3
MUT 1242 Sightsinging/ Ear Training
1
MUN Ensemble 1
2
MVX Principal Instrument
2
MVX 1112 Class Piano 2 (or secondary inst.)
1
SUMMER A /B  
CGS 1060 Introduction to Computers
3
BSC 1005 General Education Biology
3
CGS 1060 Introduction to Computers
FALL/ SECOND YEAR
SPC 1017 Fundamentals of Speech
3
MUT 2116 Music Theory 3
3
MUT 2246 Sightsinging/ Ear Training
1
MUN Ensemble 1
2
MVX Principal Instrument
2
MUH 2111 Music History 1
3
SPRING/SECOND YEAR
ISS 1120 Social Environment
3
MUT 2117 Music Theroy 4
3
MUT 2247 Sight Singing/ Ear Training 2
1
MUN Ensemble 1
2
MVX Principal Instrument
2
MUH 2112 Music History 2
3
SUMMER A/B SECOND
PSC 1515 Natural Environment
3
DEGREE REQUIREMENT   67
   
For Advisement Contact:
Dr. Michael Di Liddo, 305.237.3930


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