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Please also see course listing in “Music History

Some performance courses require auditions during the first week of class. A maximum of 12 units is allowed in performance courses.

MUSIC 1, Fundamentals of Music   3 units

Transfer: UC*, CSU • IGETC AREA 3A (Arts) • Prerequisite: None.

*No UC transfer credit for Music 1 if taken after Music 2. See also Music 66.

This course provides the study of the rudiments of music notation, including scales, intervals, triads and seventh chords. Also included are rhythmic drills, sight singing and exercises using computer-assisted-instruction. This course (or the equivalent) is a prerequisite for all other music theory courses.

Music 1 is equivalent to the theory portion of Music 66. Credit may be earned for Music 1 or 66 but not both.

2748   8:00a-9:20a TTh   PAC 116   Pillich G S

Above 2748 section meets at the Performing Arts Center, 1310 11th Street.

2749   8:00a-11:05a F   PAC 116   Young A L

Above 2749 section meets at the Performing Arts Center, 1310 11th Street.

2750   11:15a-12:35p MW   PAC 114   Chou L

Above 2750 section meets at the Performing Arts Center, 1310 11th Street.

2751   12:45p-2:05p MW   PAC 210   Zusman S P

Above 2751 section meets at the Performing Arts Center, 1310 11th Street. Above section is part of the Scholars Program and enrollment is limited to program participants. See Special Programs section of class schedule or www.smc.edu/scholars for additional information.

2752   2:15p-3:35p TTh   PAC 114   Titmus J G

Above 2752 section meets at the Performing Arts Center, 1310 11th Street.

2753   3:45p-5:05p MW   PAC 116   Zusman S P

Above 2753 section meets at the Performing Arts Center, 1310 11th Street.

2754   3:45p-5:05p TTh   PAC 114   Titmus J G

Above 2754 section meets at the Performing Arts Center, 1310 11th Street.

4363   6:45p-9:50p M   PAC 116   Mora R K

Above 4363 section meets at the Performing Arts Center, 1310 11th Street.

4364   6:45p-9:50p T   PAC 116   Holt D K

Above 4364 section meets at the Performing Arts Center, 1310 11th Street.

4365   6:45p-9:50p W   PAC 114   Mora R K

Above 4365 section meets at the Performing Arts Center, 1310 11th Street.

MUSIC 2, Musicianship   2 units

Transfer: UC*, CSU • Prerequisite: Music 1. • Corequisite: Music 6.

*No UC transfer credit for Music 1 if taken after Music 2.

This course covers sight singing with the “movable do” system, keyboard harmony, and in-class dictation of melodic lines, rhythmic patterns, intervals, harmonic progressions. Also included are ear training exercises using computer-assisted-instruction. Correlated with Music 6 (Diatonic Harmony).

2755   8:00a-9:20a MW   PAC 116   Driscoll B S

Above 2755 section meets at the Performing Arts Center, 1310 11th Street. Students enrolled in above section 2755 should also enroll in Music 6, section 2759.

2756   11:15a-12:35p MW   PAC 116   Driscoll B S

Above 2756 section meets at the Performing Arts Center, 1310 11th Street. Students enrolled in above section 2756 should also enroll in Music 6, section 2760.

4366   6:45p-9:50p Th   PAC 203   Dutton D L

Above 4366 section meets at the Performing Arts Center, 1310 11th Street. Students enrolled in above section 4366 should also enroll in Music 6, section 4367.

MUSIC 3, Musicianship   2 units

Transfer: UC, CSU • Prerequisite: Music 2. • Corequisite: Music 7.

This course provides a guided study of basic musical phenomena and traditional notation through sight singing, dictation, ear training, and keyboard harmony with the primary aim of developing musical perception, comprehension and fluency. Topics covered include sight singing with the “movable do” system, keyboard harmony, and in-class dictation of melodic lines, rhythmic patterns, intervals, harmonic progressions. Also included are ear training exercises using computer-assisted-instruction. Correlated with Music 7 (Chromatic Harmony).

2757   8:00a-9:20a MW   PAC 203   Goodman D B

Above 2757 section meets at the Performing Arts Center, 1310 11th Street. Students enrolled in above section 2757 should also enroll in Music 7, section 2761.

MUSIC 4, Musicianship    2 units

Transfer: UC, CSU • Prerequisite: Music 3. • Corequisite: Music 8.

This course provides a guided study of basic musical phenomena and traditional notation through sight singing, dictation, ear training, and keyboard harmony with the primary aim of developing musical perception, comprehension and fluency. Topics covered include sight singing with the “movable do” system, keyboard harmony, and in-class dictation of melodic lines, rhythmic patterns, intervals, harmonic progressions. Also included are ear training exercises using computer-assisted-instruction. Correlated with Music 8 (Modulation and Analysis).

2758   8:00a-9:20a TTh   PAC 203   Goodman D B

Above 2758 section meets at the Performing Arts Center, 1310 11th Street. Students enrolled in above section 2758 should also enroll in Music 8, section 2762.

MUSIC 6, Diatonic Harmony   3 units

Transfer: UC, CSU • Advisory: Music 1. • Corequisite: Music 2.

This course provides a study of the diatonic materials of the common practice: triads, seventh chords, root progressions, and the strict discipline of part writing based on the Bach chorale. Also included are cadences, nonchord tones, phrase structure, and modulation to closely related keys. Correlated with Music 2 (Musicianship).

2759   9:30a-10:50a MW   PAC 116   Driscoll B S

Above 2759 section meets at the Performing Arts Center, 1310 11th Street. Students enrolled in above section 2759 should also enroll in Music 2, section 2755.

2760   12:45p-2:05p MW   PAC 116   Takesue S A

Above 2760 section meets at the Performing Arts Center, 1310 11th Street. Students enrolled in above section 2760 should also enroll in Music 2, section 2756.

4367   6:45p-9:50p M   PAC 203   Dutton D L

Above 4367 section meets at the Performing Arts Center, 1310 11th Street. Students enrolled in above section 4367 should also enroll in Music 2, section 4366.

MUSIC 7, Chromatic Harmony   3 units

Transfer: UC, CSU • Prerequisite: Music 6. • Corequisite: Music 3.

This course continues the study of conventional harmony by introducing secondary dominants, diminished seventh chords, dominant ninth chords, and altered chords such as the Neapolitan, augmented sixth chords, and contemporary chord extensions. The discipline of part writing is continued, and the notions of both permanent and transient modulation presented. Correlated with Music 3 (Musicianship).

2761   9:30a-10:50a MW   PAC 203   Goodman D B

Above 2761 section meets at the Performing Arts Center, 1310 11th Street. Students enrolled in above section 2761 should also enroll in Music 3, section 2757.

MUSIC 8, Modulation and Analysis    3 units

Transfer: UC, CSU • Prerequisite: Music 7. • Corequisite: Music 4.

This course is designed to integrate the elements of harmonic structure presented in Music 6 and 7 with broader concepts of style so that entire compositions of the common practice period can be analyzed and understood. Emphasis is placed on chord analysis, phrase structure, tonal relationships, and macro-form. As a supplement, an introduction to the melodic and harmonic devices of the 20th Century is given. Correlated with Music 4 (Musicianship).

2762   9:30a-10:50a TTh   PAC 203   Goodman D B

Above 2762 section meets at the Performing Arts Center, 1310 11th Street. Students enrolled in above section 2762 should also enroll in Music 4, section 2758.

MUSIC 13, Tonal Counterpoint    3 units

Transfer: UC, CSU • Prerequisite: Music 3 and 7.

This course is a detailed study of the contrapuntal style of the Late Baroque era. Original student work in the form of exercises and complete compositions in the 18th Century idiom is a part of the study. Analysis and performance of representative works of Bach and his contemporaries are included.

NEW 4488   6:45p-9:50p W   PAC 203   Carlson M C

Above 4488 section meets at the Performing Arts Center, 1310 11th Street.

MUSIC 42, Advanced Opera Production    5 units

Transfer: UC, CSU • Prerequisite: Pre-enrollment audition. • Advisory: Music 50B.

This course consists of rehearsals and performance of a full-length operatic production with orchestra. Emphasis is placed on the cooperative blending of all theatre and musical activities into a finished public performance.

4373   6:45p-9:50p T   PAC 107   De Stefano J D

   Arrange-12 Hours    PAC 107   De Stefano J D

Above 4373 section meets at the Performing Arts Center, 1310 11th Street.

MUSIC 45, Musical Theatre Workshop    3 units

Transfer: UC, CSU • Prerequisite: Pre-enrollment auditions required.

Theories, techniques and practices of musical theatre performance are studied with laboratory instruction leading to public performances. The class concentrates on preparing and performing scenes, culminating in a public performance. *See counselor regarding transfer credit limitations.

Music 45 is the same course as Theatre Arts 45. Students may earn credit for one, but not both.

2787   12:45p-5:20p MW   TH ART STUDIO   Chapman K R

   Arrange-3 Hours    TH ART STUDIO   Chapman K R

MUSIC 50A, Elementary Voice    2 units

Transfer: UC, CSU • Prerequisite: None.

Introduction to the fundamental principles of singing: breath control, tone production, diction and the use of appropriate song material.

2788   11:15a-12:35p MW   PAC 115   Trabold W E

Above 2788 section meets at the Performing Arts Center, 1310 11th Street.

2789   2:15p-3:35p MW   PAC 115   De Stefano J D

Above 2789 section meets at the Performing Arts Center, 1310 11th Street.

2790   3:00p-6:05p T   PAC 115   Oliver G A

Above 2790 section meets at the Performing Arts Center, 1310 11th Street.

4374   6:45p-9:50p M   PAC 115   Parnell D J

Above 4374 section meets at the Performing Arts Center, 1310 11th Street.

MUSIC 50B, Intermediate Voice    2 units

Transfer: UC, CSU • Advisory: Music 50A.

Continued development of vocal technique, musicianship, style and interpretations and song repertoire.

2791   9:30a-10:50a TTh   PAC 115   De Stefano J D

Above 2791 section meets at the Performing Arts Center, 1310 11th Street.

2792   12:45p-2:05p MW   PAC 115   De Stefano J D

Above 2792 section meets at the Performing Arts Center, 1310 11th Street.

4375   6:45p-9:50p Th   PAC 115   Kahn D Z

Above 4375 section meets at the Performing Arts Center, 1310 11th Street.

MUSIC 52, Advanced Production – Musical Theatre    5 units

Transfer: UC, CSU • Prerequisite: Pre-enrollment auditions required.

This course includes rehearsals and performances of the department’s musical theatre production. Dance laboratory is included. *See counselor regarding transfer credit limitations.

4376   7:00p-10:05p MTWThF   TH ART MAIN STG   Gray G L

Above section 4376 meets for 8 weeks, Apr 07 to May 30.

MUSIC 53, Jazz Vocal Ensemble    2 units

Transfer: CSU • Prerequisite: Audition required.

The jazz vocal ensemble is open to all students, subject to audition standards. Selected vocal students function as a musical ensemble. They prepare and perform vocal music in the jazz and popular idiom.

4377   6:45p-9:50p Th   PAC 107   Brekke I J

   Arrange-1 Hour        Brekke I J

MUSIC 55, Concert Chorale    2 units

Transfer: UC, CSU • Prerequisite: Audition required.

The concert chorale is open to all students, subject to audition standards. The course includes study and performance of major choral works, both a cappella and accompanied.

4378   6:45p-9:50p W   PAC 107   Huls J J

   Arrange-1 Hour       Huls J J

MUSIC 57, Advanced Vocal Performance Techniques    2 units

Transfer: UC, CSU • Prerequisite: Pre-enrollment audition required.

This course is designed for the advanced vocal student. It includes an introduction to the International Phonetic Association sound symbols and their usage in performance preparation; appropriate stylistic exercise and vocalise techniques; song form analysis; in-depth song preparation techniques; professional standards of conduct when working with other musicians; and advanced stage performance and auditioning techniques. Repertoire from the Classical, Jazz, Musical Theater, and Pop genres will be included. The course will include individual in-class performances and culminate in a final public performance of selected material. Acceptance into the course shall be by audition.

4379   6:45p-9:50p W   PAC 115   Gordon G R

Above 4379 section meets at the Performing Arts Center, 1310 11th Street.

MUSIC 59, Chamber Choir    2 units

Transfer: UC, CSU • Prerequisite: Audition required.

The chamber choir studies and performs compositions ranging from the madrigal to contemporary works suitable for smaller ensembles.

2793   3:00p-6:05p T   PAC 107   Belan W L

   Arrange-1 Hour        Belan W L

NEW 3289   3:00p-5:05p M   MALIBU   Loch A

    1:00p-3:00p F   MALIBU   Loch A

Above section 3289 is a part of the Dual Enrollment Program, which meets at Malibu High School, 30215 Morning View Drive, Malibu, 90265.

MUSIC 60A, Elementary Piano, First Level    2 units

Transfer: UC, CSU • Prerequisite: None.

See also Music 66.

Instruction in this course ranges from an introduction to the keyboard to the reading of simple pieces at sight in all major keys. Technical problems, basic music theory, major scales, hand-over-hand arpeggios, simple chording and an introduction to piano literature are stressed.

Music 60A is equivalent to the piano portion of Music 66. Credit may be earned for Music 60A or Music 66 but not both.

2794   8:00a-9:20a MW   PAC 200   Sterling J

Above 2794 section meets at the Performing Arts Center, 1310 11th Street.

2795   9:30a-10:50a MW   PAC 200   Kim J

Above 2795 section meets at the Performing Arts Center, 1310 11th Street.

2796   9:30a-10:50a TTh   PAC 206   Tuit R H

Above 2796 section meets at the Performing Arts Center, 1310 11th Street.

2797   10:00a-1:05p Sat   PAC 206   Gliadkovskaya E

Above 2797 section meets at the Performing Arts Center, 1310 11th Street.

2798   11:15a-2:20p F   PAC 206   Kim J

Above 2798 section meets at the Performing Arts Center, 1310 11th Street.

2799   2:15p-3:35p TTh   PAC 200   Kozlova Yu V

Above 2799 section meets at the Performing Arts Center, 1310 11th Street.

2800   3:00p-6:05p W   PAC 200   Sterling J

Above 2800 section meets at the Performing Arts Center, 1310 11th Street.

2801   3:00p-6:05p Th   PAC 206   Schreiner G

Above 2801 section meets at the Performing Arts Center, 1310 11th Street.

2802   3:45p-5:05p MW   PAC 206   Chou L

Above 2802 section meets at the Performing Arts Center, 1310 11th Street.

4380   6:45p-9:50p T   PAC 200   Gliadkovskaya E

Above 4380 section meets at the Performing Arts Center, 1310 11th Street.

4381   6:45p-9:50p Th   PAC 206   Schreiner G

Above 4381 section meets at the Performing Arts Center, 1310 11th Street.

MUSIC 60B, Elementary Piano, Second Level    2 units

Transfer: UC, CSU • Advisory: Music 60A.

Instruction in this course ranges from an introduction to major and harmonic minor scale fingerings, minor key signatures, hand-over-hand arpeggios, triad inversions, primary chord harmonization, sight reading and transposition. Pieces are studied with attention to basic concepts of piano technique and interpretation such as phrasing, tone, touches and dynamics.

2803   9:30a-10:50a TTh   PAC 200   Kozlova Yu V

Above 2803 section meets at the Performing Arts Center, 1310 11th Street.

2804   11:15a-12:35p MW   PAC 200   Kim J

Above 2804 section meets at the Performing Arts Center, 1310 11th Street.

2805   12:45p-2:05p TTh   PAC 200   Chou L

Above 2805 section meets at the Performing Arts Center, 1310 11th Street.

2806   3:00p-6:05p M   PAC 200   Sterling J

Above 2806 section meets at the Performing Arts Center, 1310 11th Street.

MUSIC 60C, Elementary Piano, Third Level    2 units

Transfer: UC, CSU • Advisory: Music 60B.

Instruction in this course includes an emphasis on repertoire by master composers with attention to technical approach, interpretation and harmonic analysis. Major and harmonic minor scales, arpeggios and inversions are continued.

2808   9:30a-10:50a MW   PAC 206   Kozlova Yu V

Above 2808 section meets at the Performing Arts Center, 1310 11th Street.

4382   6:45p-9:50p W   PAC 206   Chou L

Above 4382 section meets at the Performing Arts Center, 1310 11th Street.

MUSIC 60D, Elementary Piano, Fourth Level    2 units

Transfer: UC, CSU • Advisory: Music 60C.

In this course elementary pieces from the standard repertoire of all musical periods are studied with an emphasis on technique, interpretation and harmonic analysis. Keyboard musicianship skills, including major and harmonic minor scales, major and minor arpeggios and chord progressions involving seventh chords and secondary triads, are stressed.

2809   12:45p-2:05p MW   PAC 200   Kozlova Yu V

Above 2809 section meets at the Performing Arts Center, 1310 11th Street.

MUSIC 61B, Intermediate Piano, Sixth Level    2 units

Transfer: UC, CSU • Advisory: Music 61A.

A study of upper intermediate and early advanced levels of original piano compositions by master composers. Includes technical studies, analysis of literature performed, in-depth instruction on the interpretation of literature performed, major and minor scales (4 octaves, hands together), chord progressions (including modulation).

2810   12:45p-2:05p MW   PAC 206   Chou L

Above 2810 section meets at the Performing Arts Center, 1310 11th Street.

MUSIC 63, Sight Reading at Keyboard    2 units

Transfer: CSU • Advisory: Music 61A or Music 61B.

A course to develop sight reading (Prima Vista) skills. Intended for students who can play pieces that have been practiced repeatedly (or memorized), but who cannot perform music being seen for the first time with any degree of ease of confidence. Student should have the ability to sight read adequately.

2811   2:15p-3:20p MW   PAC 206   Chou L

Above 2811 section meets at the Performing Arts Center, 1310 11th Street.

MUSIC 64, Piano Ensemble    2 units

Transfer: UC, CSU • Advisory: Music 61A or Music 61B.

Student must have the ability to sight read adequately.

This course is designed for advanced and moderately advanced pianists interested in performing standard literature by master composers for duo piano (2 players/2 pianos), piano duet (2 players/2piano), and piano quartet (4 players/2 pianos). It will cover music written for this medium from the 18th century to the present. The course will offer public performances in piano ensemble and will require extensive outside preparation. Students should have the ability to sight read adequately.

2812   11:15a-12:35p MW   PAC 206   Kozlova Yu V

Above 2812 section meets at the Performing Arts Center, 1310 11th Street.

MUSIC 65B, Keyboard Improvisation II    2 units

Transfer: UC, CSU • Advisory: Music 65A.

Continuation and application of material studied in Music 65A, including all 7th, 9th, 11th and 13th chords, their voicing and use in jazz standards. Improvising techniques for jazz, blues, pop, Latin and gospel styles are included.

4383   6:45p-9:50p T   PAC 206   Augustine W J

Above 4383 section meets at the Performing Arts Center, 1310 11th Street.

MUSIC 66, Fundamentals of Music and Elementary Piano    5 units

Transfer: UC, CSU • Prerequisite: None.

See also Music 1 and Music 60A.

This course combines the study of the rudiments of music theory with an introduction to the keyboard. Included is the knowledge of music notation, scales, intervals, triads and seventh chords, rhythmic drills and sight singing. Piano studies include technical exercises, major scales, hand-over-hand arpeggios, simple chording and an introduction to piano literature. The fundamentals of music component of this course (or the equivalent) is a prerequisite for all other music theory courses. The piano component (or the equivalent) is a prerequisite for all other piano courses.

Music 66 is equivalent to taking Music 1 and Music 60A. A student taking Music 66 may not earn credit for Music 1 or Music 60A.

2813   8:00a-9:20a MW   PAC 206   Takesue S A

   9:30a-10:50a MW   PAC 210   Takesue S A

Above 2813 section meets at the Performing Arts Center, 1310 11th Street.

MUSIC 69D, Interpretation of 20th Century Piano Music    2 units

Transfer: UC, CSU • Prerequisite: Music 61B.

This course will focus on the performance of standard keyboard repertoire by major composers of the twentieth century. The composers under study will include Debussy, Ravel, Scriabin, Bartok, Hindemith, Schoenberg, Prokofiev, Kabalevsky, Stravinsky, Copland, Barber, Ginastera, and others. This course is designed for upper-intermediate or early advanced pianists.

2814   12:45p-2:05p TTh   PAC 206   Kozlova Yu V

Above 2814 section meets at the Performing Arts Center, 1310 11th Street.

MUSIC 70A, String Instrument Techniques    2 units

Transfer: UC, CSU • Prerequisite: None.

This course provides instruction in and reinforcement of the basic skills needed to play the instruments of the orchestral string family (violin, viola, cello and bass). Included are hand position, bow hold, fingerings, intonation, and posture.

2815   12:45p-2:05p MW   PAC 107   Verhoeven M

Above 2815 section meets at the Performing Arts Center, 1310 11th Street.

MUSIC 70B, Intermediate Strings Techniques    2 units

Transfer: UC, CSU • Advisory: Music 70A.

This course is designed as an intermediate level class to continue development of the skills needed to play bowed string instruments (violin, viola, cello, string bass) and to improve reading skills. This course will offer a first level ensemble experience with emphasis on precision, intonation, balance, and blend. A separate time will be scheduled to help prepare more advanced students for the orchestra.

2816   2:15p-3:35p MW   PAC 107   Verhoeven M

Above 2816 section meets at the Performing Arts Center, 1310 11th Street.

MUSIC 70C, Intermediate Strings Orchestra    2 units

Transfer: UC, CSU • Prerequisite: Music 70B or audition.

This course provides study of musical style and rehearsal techniques as they relate to the performance of intermediate level string orchestra literature. Ability to play a string instrument is required. During the course attention also will be given to technical development of the students in relation to the music that is being studied.

2817   2:15p-3:35p MW   PAC 107   Verhoeven M

Above 2817 section meets at the Performing Arts Center, 1310 11th Street.

MUSIC 71, Woodwind Instrument Techniques    2 units

Transfer: UC, CSU • Prerequisite: None.

This course provides instruction in and reinforcement of the basic technical skills need to play instruments of the woodwind family, including embouchure development, standard and auxiliary fingerings, hand position, posture, and diaphragmatic breathing. Instruments of the woodwind family include flute, clarinet, oboe, bassoon, and bass clarinet.

2818   3:45p-5:05p MW   PAC 107   Mora R K

Above 2818 section meets at the Performing Arts Center, 1310 11th Street.

MUSIC 72, Brass Instrument Techniques    2 units

Transfer: UC, CSU • Prerequisite: None.

This course is the study of fundamental techniques, including tone production, fingerings, embouchure and hand position, of standard brass instruments which include trumpet, horn, euphonium, trombone and tuba.

2819   3:45p-5:05p MW   PAC 107   Mora R K

Above 2819 section meets at the Performing Arts Center, 1310 11th Street.

MUSIC 73A, Percussion Instrument Techniques    2 units

Transfer: UC, CSU • Prerequisite: None.

Instruction in the basic techniques of concert percussion for beginners, emphasizing snare drum and orchestra bells. Techniques of other instruments, including bass drum, cymbals, triangle, tambourine and timpani will be demonstrated. Students will play individually and in small ensembles.

2820   9:00a-12:05p F   PAC 107   Altmire M

Above 2820 section meets at the Performing Arts Center, 1310 11th Street.

MUSIC 73B, Intermediate Percussion Ensemble Instrument Techniques    2 units

Transfer: UC, CSU • Advisory: Music 73A.

Instruction in percussion and snare drum at a more advanced level than given in Music 73A. Additional instruction will be given in other percussion instruments, such as bass drum, cymbals, timpani, and tambourine. Class rehearsal as well as outside preparation will lead to public performance.

2821   9:00a-12:05p F   PAC 107   Altmire M

Above 2821 section meets at the Performing Arts Center, 1310 11th Street.

MUSIC 74, Orchestra    2 units

Transfer: UC, CSU • Prerequisite: Audition required.

This course provides study of musical style and rehearsal techniques as they relate to the performance of orchestra literature.

4384   6:45p-9:50p T   PAC STAGE   Martin J M

   Arrange-1 Hour    PAC STAGE   Martin J M

Above 4384 section meets at the Performing Arts Center, 1310 11th Street.

MUSIC 76, Intermediate Brass, Woodwinds, and Percussion    2 units

Transfer: UC, CSU • Advisory: Music 71, 72, or 73.

This course is designed as an intermediate level class to continue skill development of the individual brass, woodwind, and percussion instruments and improve reading skills. The course will offer a first-level ensemble experience with emphasis directed to precision, intonation, balance and blend.

2822   3:45p-5:05p MW   PAC 107   Mora R K

Above 2822 section meets at the Performing Arts Center, 1310 11th Street.

MUSIC 77, Wind Ensemble    2 units

Transfer: UC, CSU • Prerequisite: Pre-enrollment audition is required.

This course provides study and performance of musical literature written for wind ensemble with emphasis on style and rehearsal technique as they relate to the performance of band literature. Ability to play a band instrument is required.

4385   6:45p-9:50p W   PAC STAGE   Mc Keown K O

   Arrange-1 Hour    PAC STAGE   Mc Keown K O

Above 4385 section meets at the Performing Arts Center, 1310 11th Street.

MUSIC 78, Jazz Ensemble    2 units

Transfer: UC, CSU • Prerequisite: Audition required.

This course provides rehearsal and performance of literature written for large jazz ensembles with emphasis on methods and materials. Musical materials include published arrangements of standard tunes, special arrangements of standard tunes, and contemporary compositions in the jazz idiom and selected according to the ability of the group. Ability to play an instrument and instructor’s approval are required.

NEW 3290   3:30p-5:35p MW   SMHS   Whaley T

Above section 3290 is part of the Dual Enrollment Program, which meets at Santa Monica High School, 601 Pico Blvd., Santa Monica, 90405.

4386   6:45p-9:50p M   PAC 107   Fiddmont F K

   Arrange-1 Hour        Fiddmont F K

MUSIC 79A, Jazz Improvisation    2 units

Transfer: UC, CSU

Prereqquisite: Music 1.

This course focuses on the development of idiomatic jazz improvisation skills through the study of jazz standard tunes, 12 bar blues, jazz theory, ear training, transcriptions and performance.

2823   9:30a-10:50a TTh   PAC 107   Fiddmont F K

Above 2823 section meets at the Performing Arts Center, 1310 11th Street.

MUSIC 84A, Popular Guitar, First Level    2 units

Transfer: UC, CSU • Prerequisite: A guitar in good playing condition.

The study and performance of popular guitar styles in the range of beginning to intermediate skills of music reading, interpretation and performance.

2824   8:00a-9:20a TTh   PAC 104   Cheesman J M

Above 2824 section meets at the Performing Arts Center, 1310 11th Street.

2826   9:30a-10:50a TTh   PAC 104   Cheesman J M

Above 2826 section meets at the Performing Arts Center, 1310 11th Street.

2827   3:00p-6:05p T   PAC 104   Schulman J

Above 2827 section meets at the Performing Arts Center, 1310 11th Street.

NEW 3274   3:00p-6:05p Th   PAC 104   Harmon J M

Above 3274 section meets at the Performing Arts Center, 1310 11th Street.

2828   3:45p-5:05p MW   PAC 104   Schulman J

Above 2828 section meets at the Performing Arts Center, 1310 11th Street.

4387   6:45p-9:50p M   PAC 104   Carter T L

Above 4387 section meets at the Performing Arts Center, 1310 11th Street.

4388   6:45p-9:50p T   PAC 104   Harmon J M

Above 4388 section meets at the Performing Arts Center, 1310 11th Street.

MUSIC 84B, Popular Guitar, Second Level    2 units

Transfer: UC, CSU • Advisory: Music 84A.

The study and performance of popular guitar styles in the range of intermediate difficulty are the goals of this course. The course includes finger styles as found in Folk, Rock, Jazz, and their variations.

2829   12:45p-2:05p MW   PAC 104   Harmon J M

Above 2829 section meets at the Performing Arts Center, 1310 11th Street.

NEW 3291   2:20p-3:00p MTWTh   SMHS   Villegas L

Above section 3291 is part of the Dual Enrollment Program, which meets at Santa Monica High School, 601 Pico Blvd., Santa Monica, 90405.

4389   6:45p-9:50p Th   PAC 104   Harmon J M

Above 4389 section meets at the Performing Arts Center, 1310 11th Street.

MUSIC 84C, Popular Guitar, Third Level    2 units

Transfer: UC, CSU • Advisory: Music 84B.

The study and performance of popular guitar styles in the range of intermediate difficulty are the goals of this course. The course includes finger styles as found in Folk, Rock, Jazz, and their variations.

2830   12:45p-2:05p TTh   PAC 104   Carter T M

Above 2830 section meets at the Performing Arts Center, 1310 11th Street.

MUSIC 87A, Classical and Flamenco Guitar, First Level    2 units

Transfer: UC, CSU • Prerequisite: Nylon strung classical guitar in good condition.

This course focuses on music reading in first position from beginning to intermediate level and on right and left hand skills.

4390   6:45p-9:50p W   PAC 104   Schulman J

Above 4390 section meets at the Performing Arts Center, 1310 11th Street.

NEW 4489   6:45p-9:50p W   PAC 104   Schulman J

Above 4489 section meets at the Performing Arts Center, 1310 11th Street.

MUSIC 88A, Independent Studies in Music    1 unit

Transfer: CSU

Please see “Independent Studies” section.

2832   Arrange-1 Hour        Martin J M

MUSIC 88B, Independent Studies in Music    2 units

Transfer: CSU

Please see “Independent Studies” section.

2833   Arrange-2 Hours        Martin J M

MUSIC 94, Concert Music Class    1 unit

Transfer: UC, CSU • Prerequisite: Audition required. • Corequisite: Music 92; Music 40, 45, 52, 53, 55, 59, 74, 76, 77, or 78.

This course is designed to provide students with class performance/instruction in the applied areas of instrumental performance, vocal performance, and composition. Students may repeat this class for credit for a total of four semesters.

2834   12:45p-2:05p TTh   PAC 107   Fiddmont F K

   Arrange-1 Hour        Parnell D J

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