Music

MUS-343
Credit Hours:
4
Special Topics in Music Composition
Special Topics in Music Composition is a course offering that deals with the creative aspects of music composition.
MUS-344
Credit Hours:
4
Special Topics in Musicianship Skills
Special Ensemble in Music Theory is a course offering that deals with the musicianship aspects of Music Theory and Aural Skills.
MUS-345
Credit Hours:
4
Special Topics in Music Collaboration
Special Topics in Music Collaborations are courses that do not fall within the other designations and are collaborative in nature. They may be courses within the department or in collaboration with other Denison departments.
MUS-361
Credit Hours:
1-4
Directed Study
MUS-362
Credit Hours:
1-4
Directed Study
MUS-363
Credit Hours:
1-4
Independent Study
MUS-364
Credit Hours:
1-4
Independent Study
MUS-399
Credit Hours:
1-4
Advanced Topics in Music
A general category used only in the evaluation of transfer credit.
MUS-401
Credit Hours:
0
Senior Recital
The Senior Recital is a 50 to 60 minute solo performance of appropriate concert literature selected in consultation with the private lesson instructor. Must be taken concurrently with Private Lessons.
MUS-402
Credit Hours:
1-4
Senior Project
The Senior Project is a composition or research project in the emphasis of the music major (composition, computer music or music history) to be selected and completed in consultation with the appropriate area instructor.
MUS-451
Credit Hours:
4
Senior Research
MUS-452
Credit Hours:
4
Senior Research

Music - Applied & Performance

MUSP-111
Credit Hours:
2
Piano Class I
Offered for beginning piano students, the piano class will focus on fundamental piano technique and score reading, as well as the playing of lead sheets. Students will work on individual electronic pianos, both solo and in groups.
MUSP-115
Credit Hours:
1
Gospel Piano
MUSP-118
Credit Hours:
1
Class Woodwinds
MUSP-119
Credit Hours:
1
Class Brass
MUSP-120
Credit Hours:
1
Jazz Improvisation
MUSP-125
Credit Hours:
1
Private Lesson (Alexander Technique)
MUSP-126
Credit Hours:
1
Bluegrass Seminar
Bluegrass Seminar is a required course for students seeking a Bachelor of Arts degree in music with an emphasis in bluegrass. Students will develop skills in rhythm, timing, part-singing, transcription, and improvisation in a workshop setting.
MUSP-127
Credit Hours:
2
Keyboard Skills I
A sequence for the music major, minor, and performance certificate student to fulfill the keyboard proficiency in the Department of Music. Other students may enroll with the permission of the instructor. (Offered fall semester)
MUSP-128
Credit Hours:
2
Keyboard Skills II
(Offered spring semester)
MUSP-129
Credit Hours:
1
Composition Seminar
A seminar approach to musical composition focusing on individual composition projects, compositional processes, forms, aesthetics and criticism. May be repeated for credit.
MUSP-130
Credit Hours:
1
Orchestra (Ensemble)
MUSP-131
Credit Hours:
1
Concert Choir(Ensemble)
MUSP-132
Credit Hours:
1
Singers' Theatre Workshop (Ensemble)
MUSP-133
Credit Hours:
1
Gospel Choir (Ensemble)
MUSP-134
Credit Hours:
1
Jazz Ensemble
MUSP-135
Credit Hours:
1
Bluegrass Ensemble
MUSP-136
Credit Hours:
1
Chamber Singers (Ensemble)
MUSP-137
Credit Hours:
1
Women's Choir (Ensemble)
MUSP-138
Credit Hours:
1
Gamelan Ensemble
MUSP-139
Credit Hours:
1
Gospel Ensemble
MUSP-140
Credit Hours:
1
Jazz Combo
MUSP-141
Credit Hours:
1
Woodwind Ensembles
A method course designed to meet the professional needs for teaching woodwind instruments. Pedagogical and performance skills will be developed through laboratory and observational experiences. Includes Flute Ensemble, Oboe Ensemble, Clarinet Ensemble, Bassoon Ensemble, Woodwind Chamber Music, and Saxophone Chamber Music.
MUSP-142
Credit Hours:
1
Brass Ensembles
Includes Trumpet Ensemble, French Horn Ensemble, and Brass Ensemble.
MUSP-143
Credit Hours:
1
Latin Jazz Percussion (Ensemble)
MUSP-144
Credit Hours:
1
Piano Chamber Music
MUSP-145
Credit Hours:
1
Class Strings Ensemble
An introduction to string techniques and pedagogy.
MUSP-146
Credit Hours:
1
Guitar Ensemble
MUSP-147
Credit Hours:
1
String Chamber Music
MUSP-148
Credit Hours:
1
Class Percussion Ensemble
An introduction to percussion techniques and pedagogy.
MUSP-149
Credit Hours:
1
Chamber Percussion Ensemble
A small chamber ensemble dedicated to performance of percussion literature. Meets weekly TBA, with a performance each term.
MUSP-150
Credit Hours:
1
Wind Ensemble
MUSP-151
Credit Hours:
1
Private Lesson (Violin)
MUSP-152
Credit Hours:
1
Private Lesson (Viola)
MUSP-153
Credit Hours:
1
Private Lesson (Cello)
MUSP-154
Credit Hours:
1
Private Lesson (Guitar)
MUSP-155
Credit Hours:
1
Private Lesson (String Bass)
MUSP-156
Credit Hours:
1
Private Lesson (Electric Bass)
MUSP-157
Credit Hours:
1
Private Lesson (Harp)
MUSP-158
Credit Hours:
1
Private Lesson (Bluegrass Guitar)
MUSP-160
Credit Hours:
2
Jazz Improvisation
This class covers the basics of jazz improvisation and will include the study of modal forms and chord/scale applications, ii-VII-I progression (in the framework of standard jazz compositions) and a transcription project.
MUSP-161
Credit Hours:
1
Private Lesson (Clarinet)
MUSP-162
Credit Hours:
1
Private Lesson (Flute)
MUSP-163
Credit Hours:
1
Private Lesson (Oboe)
MUSP-164
Credit Hours:
1
Private Lesson (Bassoon)
MUSP-165
Credit Hours:
1
Private Lesson (Saxophone)
MUSP-171
Credit Hours:
1
Private Lesson (Trombone)
MUSP-172
Credit Hours:
1
Private Lesson (French Horn)
MUSP-173
Credit Hours:
1
Private Lesson (Trumpet)
MUSP-174
Credit Hours:
1
Private Lesson (Euphonium)
MUSP-175
Credit Hours:
1
Private Lesson (Tuba)
MUSP-181
Credit Hours:
1
Private Lesson (Piano)
MUSP-182
Credit Hours:
1
Private Lesson (Jazz Piano)
MUSP-183
Credit Hours:
1
Private Lesson (Gospel Piano)
MUSP-190
Credit Hours:
1
Private Lesson (Percussion)
MUSP-195
Credit Hours:
1
Private Lesson (Voice)
MUSP-197
Credit Hours:
1
Private Lesson (Composition)
MUSP-225
Credit Hours:
2
Private Lesson (Alexander Technique)
MUSP-241
Credit Hours:
1
Special Ensemble in Music Performance
Special Ensemble in Music Performance is a course offering that deals with various aspects of performance within music.
MUSP-243
Credit Hours:
1-4
Special Ensemble in Music Composition
Special Ensemble in Music Composition is a course offering that deals with the creative aspects of music composition.
MUSP-244
Credit Hours:
1-4
Special Ensemble in Musicianship Skills
Special Ensemble in Music Theory is a course offering that deals with the musicianship aspects of Music Theory and Aural Skills.
MUSP-245
Credit Hours:
1-4
Special Ensemble in Music Collaboration
Special Ensemble in Music Collaborations are courses that do not fall within the other designations in nature. They may be courses within the department or in collaboration with other Denison departments.
MUSP-251
Credit Hours:
2
Private Lesson (Violin)
MUSP-252
Credit Hours:
2
Private Lesson (Viola)
MUSP-253
Credit Hours:
2
Private Lesson (Cello)
MUSP-254
Credit Hours:
2
Private Lesson (Guitar)
MUSP-255
Credit Hours:
2
Private Lesson (String Bass)
MUSP-256
Credit Hours:
2
Private Lesson (Electric Bass)
MUSP-257
Credit Hours:
2
Private Lesson (Harp)
MUSP-258
Credit Hours:
2
Private Lesson (Bluegrass Guitar)
MUSP-261
Credit Hours:
2
Private Lesson (Clarinet)
MUSP-262
Credit Hours:
2
Private Lesson (Flute)
MUSP-263
Credit Hours:
2
Private Lesson (Oboe)
MUSP-264
Credit Hours:
2
Private Lesson (Bassoon)
MUSP-265
Credit Hours:
2
Private Lesson (Saxophone)
MUSP-271
Credit Hours:
2
Private Lesson (Trombone)
MUSP-272
Credit Hours:
2
Private Lesson (French Horn)
MUSP-273
Credit Hours:
2
Private Lesson (Trumpet)
MUSP-274
Credit Hours:
2
Private Lesson (Euphonium)
MUSP-275
Credit Hours:
2
Private Lesson (Tuba)
MUSP-281
Credit Hours:
2
Private Lesson (Piano)
MUSP-282
Credit Hours:
2
Private Lesson (Jazz Piano)
MUSP-283
Credit Hours:
2
Private Lesson (Gospel Piano)
MUSP-290
Credit Hours:
2
Private Lesson (Percussion)
MUSP-295
Credit Hours:
2
Private Lesson (Voice)
MUSP-297
Credit Hours:
2
Private Lesson (Composition)
MUSP-341
Credit Hours:
1-4
Special Ensemble in Music Performance
Special Ensemble in Music Performance is a course offering that deals with various aspects of performance within music.
MUSP-343
Credit Hours:
1-4
Special Ensemble in Music Composition
Special Ensemble in Music Composition is a course offering that deals with the creative aspects of music composition.
MUSP-344
Credit Hours:
1-4
Special Ensemble in Musicianship Skills
Special Ensemble in Music Theory is a course offering that deals with the musicianship aspects of Music Theory and Aural Skills.