MUSI-110 Introduction to Music

Elementary music theory and study of music history by period, composer, and composition. [NM Common Course Number MUSI 1013, Area V: Humanities/Fine Arts Core] Prerequisites: ENGL-099 or appropriate English Accuplacer score. Offered: Fall, Spring

MUSI-111 Music History

Exploration of the classical music of western society from its earliest origins through the late 20th century innovations. [NM Common Course Number MUSI 1313, Area V: Humanities/Fine Arts Core] Prerequisites: ENGL-099 or appropriate English Accuplacer score. Offered: Fall

MUSI-114 Fundamentals of Music Theory

Introduction to basic materials and concepts of music theory, rhythm, and harmony. Open to all students. [NM Common Course Number MUSI 1213, Area V: Humanities/Fine Arts Core] Offered: Fall, Spring

MUSI-120 APMU: Instrumental

Private instruction in instrumental music for woodwind, brass, and other instruments not specifically listed. May be repeated for a total of three hours. Students are required to participate in an ensemble. Offered: Fall, Spring – Faculty Permission Required

MUSI-159 Functional Piano

The study of accomplishment pattern, improvisation and transposition, and sight reading to aid classroom music teaching. Music majors and others by instructor’s consent. Prerequisites: MUSI-130, MUSI-114 or permission of instructor. Offered: On Demand

MUSI-180 Concert Band

Study and performance of major works composed for large wind and percussion ensemble. Participation in concerts and community performances. May be repeated for a total of three credit hours. Offered: Fall, Spring

MUSI-185 Choral Conducting

Covers basic knowledge of beat patterns, terminology, stylistic traits, and problem solving in choral & instrumental rehearsal and performance. Offered: On Demand

MUSI-275 Digital Audio Recording

A continuation of MUSI-175 with emphasis on advanced recording techniques. Track recording into digital format; computerized digital editing with knowledge of WaveLab, Digital Performer, Pro-Tools, MasterTrax, and other music editing programs. Individual and group lab projects required. Prerequisites: MUSI-175 or permission of instructor. Offered: Spring

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