This course explores global music in cultural context, and includes examination of traditional ritualistic music as well as modern transformations. Prerequisite: None. MUS 155 AGX
Introduction to the Language of Music
Introduction to basics of written notation and composition, including introductory music reading, ear training, and keyboarding skills. Prerequisites: None. MUS 140 B 001
This course is for students with no previous keyboard experience. Students will learn the basics of the keyboard, rhythms, sight-reading, technique, scales, patterns, intervals, piano repertoire from diverse styles and time periods, and the ways in which music comes together as a whole. Prerequisite: None. MUS 101 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
Middle Eastern Drumming and Culture
Students will learn and perform basic techniques on percussion instruments representing a variety of Middle Eastern cultures. Prerequisites: None. MUS 111 B BG
Edgewood College Music Scholarship Auditions
Earn scholarship money, have fun connecting with other students
and earning general education credit, and ALL while participating
in a performing group at Edgewood College!
Wednesday, April 10, 2019
A new music summer camp
for middle school students!
June 24-29, 2019
8:30 am to 3:30 pm
Age: Completing Grades 6-8
This is a week-long camp experience in which middle school students are invited to collaborate with peers to explore composition, harmony and project-based musical work. This camp offers students leadership and mentorship opportunities within the context of creating music. A core component of this camp is the mentorship lab which encourages High School Musicians who are interested in Music Education to mentor younger students.