Learn to play piano. This course is for students with no previous keyboard experience.
Prerequisites: None. MUS 101 B
This course will explore the history of Jazz music in America. Students will investigate various styles and periods in the development of jazz. They will learn to identify key innovators and their contributions to this art form. The course will also address the impact of race, class and ethnicity on the development of Jazz.
Prerequisites: None. MUS 152 AD 001
Learn to play guitar. A class guitar approach that includes a variety of styles and techniques.
Prerequisites: None. MUS 106 B
West African Drumming
A performance-based drumming class with an emphasis on the role of drumming in a variety of West African cultures and the transformation of such styles in cultures throughout the world. Prerequisites: None. MUS 111A BG
Introduction to the Language
Introduction to basics of written notation and composition, including introductory music reading, ear training, and keyboarding skills.
Prerequisites: None. MUS 140 B 001
Middle Eastern Drumming
Students will learn and perform basic techniques on percussion instruments representing a variety of Middle Eastern cultures.
Prerequisites: None. MUS 111 B BG