RCHUMS 252 - Topics in Musical Expression
Section: 001 Foundations of Music
Term: FA 2010
Subject: RC Humanities (RCHUMS)
Department: LSA Residential College
Course Note:
An introduction to performance of a specific style of instrumental music.
Credits:
4
Requirements & Distribution:
CE
Repeatability:
May be repeated for a maximum of 12 credit(s). May be elected more than once in the same term.
Primary Instructor:

Foundations of Music is an RC musicianship class combining music theory and musicianship exercises. It is based on the notion of music as a language: we explore the grammar rules (music theory) and put it to use by producing organized sound on the student's own instruments, keyboard and voice. The goals are to explain foundations of tonal music, and to offer tools for further exploration in musical performance, improvisation, composition, etc. Special emphasis is placed on creative practices and experiencing music through multiple senses. We will focus on developing critical listening skills, analytical music theory skills and applying those skills to practical musicianship through performance. The academic term is divided roughly into three sections: rhythm, melody, and harmony.

RCHUMS 252 - Topics in Musical Expression
Schedule Listing
001 (LAB)
P
28425
Open
9
4RC Ugrd
-
MW 10:00AM - 12:00PM
002 (LAB)
P
46187
Closed
0
 
-
MW 2:00PM - 4:00PM
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