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Music

Please also see course listing in “Music History” below.

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.

2856   8:00a-9:20a TTh   PAC 116   Driscoll B S
Above 2856 section meets at the Performing Arts Center, 1310 11th Street.

2857   8:00a-11:05a F   PAC 116   Young A L
Above 2857 section meets at the Performing Arts Center, 1310 11th Street.

2858   11:15a-12:35p MW   PAC 114   Gliadkovskaya E
Above 2858 section meets at the Performing Arts Center, 1310 11th Street.

2859   12:45p-2:05p MW   PAC 114   Takesue S A
Above 2859 section meets at the Performing Arts Center, 1310 11th Street.

2860   2:15p-3:35p MW   PAC 210   Zusman S P

Above 2860 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.

2861   2:15p-3:35p TTh   PAC 114   Titmus J G
Above 2861 section meets at the Performing Arts Center, 1310 11th Street.

2862   3:45p-5:05p MW   PAC 116   Zusman S P
Above 2862 section meets at the Performing Arts Center, 1310 11th Street.

2863   3:45p-5:05p TTh   PAC 114   Titmus J G
Above 2863 section meets at the Performing Arts Center, 1310 11th Street.

4349   6:45p-9:50p M   PAC 116   Mora R K
Above 4349 section meets at the Performing Arts Center, 1310 11th Street.

4350   6:45p-9:50p W   PAC 114   Mora R K
Above 4350 section meets at the Performing Arts Center, 1310 11th Street.

4351   6:45p-9:50p Th   PAC 114   Holt D K
Above 4351 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).

2864   8:00a-9:20a MW   PAC 116   Driscoll B S
Above 2864 section meets at the Performing Arts Center, 1310 11th Street. Students enrolled in above section 2864 should also enroll in Music 6, section 2868.

2865   11:15a-12:35p MW   PAC 116   Driscoll B S
Above 2865 section meets at the Performing Arts Center, 1310 11th Street. Students enrolled in above section 2865 should also enroll in Music 6, section 2869.

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).

2866   8:00a-9:20a TTh   PAC 203   Goodman D B
Above 2866 section meets at the Performing Arts Center, 1310 11th Street. Students enrolled in above section 2866 should also enroll in Music 7, section 2870.

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, and take-home transcription projects. Also included are ear training exercises using computer-assisted-instruction. Correlated with Music 8 (Modulation and Analysis).

2867   8:00a-9:20a MW   PAC 203   Goodman D B
Above 2867 section meets at the Performing Arts Center, 1310 11th Street. Students enrolled in above section 2867 should also enroll in Music 8, section 2871.

MUSIC 6, Diatonic Harmony    3 units

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

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).

2868   9:30a-10:50a MW   PAC 116   Driscoll B S
Above 2868 section meets at the Performing Arts Center, 1310 11th Street. Students enrolled in above section 2868 should also enroll in Music 2, section 2864.

2869   12:45p-2:05p MW   PAC 116   Driscoll B S
Above 2869 section meets at the Performing Arts Center, 1310 11th Street. Students enrolled in above section 2869 should also enroll in Music 2, section 2865.

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 are explored. Correlated with Music 3 (Musicianship).

2870   9:30a-10:50a TTh   PAC 203   Goodman D B
Above 2870 section meets at the Performing Arts Center, 1310 11th Street. Students enrolled in above section 2870 should also enroll in Music 3, section 2866.

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).

2871   9:30a-10:50a MW   PAC 203   Goodman D B
Above 2871 section meets at the Performing Arts Center, 1310 11th Street. Students enrolled in above section 2871 should also enroll in Music 4, section 2867.

MUSIC 42, Advanced Opera Production    5 units

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

4356   6:45p-9:50p T   PAC 107   Gordon G R

   Arrange-12 Hours N        De Stefano J D
Above 4356 section will also hold rehearsals 12p-8p on Saturday, May 13; from 12p-10p on Sunday 5/14, Monday 5/15, and Tuesday 5/16 and performances from 5:30p-10P on Wednesday May 17, and from 12p-10p on Saturday May 20 and from 12p-6p on Sunday 5/21. 2 casts involved.

MUSIC 45, Musical Theatre Workshop    3 units

Transfer: UC, CSU   •   Prerequisite: Audition required.

This course introduces the student to theories, techniques and practices of musical theatre performance. The class concentrates on preparing and performing scenes from musical theatre, culminating in a public performance. Attendance at theatre productions for which students must purchase tickets is required.

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

2893   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.

2894   12:45p-2:05p MW   PAC 309   Oliver G A
Above 2894 section meets at the Performing Arts Center, 1310 11th Street.

2895   12:45p-2:05p TTh   PAC 309   Oliver G A
Above 2895 section meets at the Performing Arts Center, 1310 11th Street.

2896   2:15p-3:35p MW   PAC 309   De Stefano J D
Above 2896 section meets at the Performing Arts Center, 1310 11th Street.

2897   2:30p-3:50p TTh   PAC 115   De Stefano J D
Above 2897 section meets at the Performing Arts Center, 1310 11th Street.

4357   6:45p-9:50p Th   PAC 115   Parnell D J
Above 4357 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.

2898   11:15a-12:35p MW   PAC 309   De Stefano J D
Above 2898 section meets at the Performing Arts Center, 1310 11th Street.

2899   2:30p-3:50p TTh   PAC 115   De Stefano J D
Above 2899 section meets at the Performing Arts Center, 1310 11th Street.

4358   6:45p-9:50p M   PAC 309   Parnell D J
Above 4358 section meets at the Performing Arts Center, 1310 11th Street.

MUSIC 52, Advanced Production – Musical Theatre    5 units

Transfer: UC, CSU   •   Prerequisite: Audition required.

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

4359   7:00p-10:05p UMTWThF   TH ART MAIN STG   Gray G L

   Arrange 13 Hours      
Above section 4359 meets for 7 weeks, Apr 23 to Jun 09.

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.

4360   6:45p-9:50p Th   PAC 309   Preponis A

   Arrange-1 Hour N        Preponis A
Above section 4360 will also hold a rehearsal from 2:00p-10:00pm on Thursday, June 1st and a performance from 2:00pm – 10:00p on Friday, June 2, 2017.

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.

4361   6:45p-9:50p W   PAC 107   Huls J J

   Arrange-1 Hour N        Huls J J
section 4354 will hold rehearsals from 6:00p-9:00p on Friday April 7 and from 3:00pm-10:00pm on Monday, May 22 and a performance from 4:00pm-10:00pm on Tuesday, May 23, 2017.

MUSIC 57, Advanced Vocal Performance Techniques    2 units

Transfer: UC, CSU   •   Prerequisite: Pre-enrollment audition required.   •   Skills Advisory: Music 1 and Music 50B

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.

4362   6:45p-9:50p W   PAC 115   Oliver G A
Above 4362 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.

2900   3:00p-5:00p M   MHS   Sorensen K E

   1:00p-3:10p F   MHS   Sorensen K E
Above section 2900 is a part of the Dual Enrollment Program, which meets at Malibu High School, 30215 Morning View Dr, Malibu, CA, 90265.

2901   3:00p-6:05p T   PAC 309   Preponis A

   Arrange-1 Hour        Preponis A
Above section 2901 will also hold a rehearsal from 3pm-10p on Wednesday, May 31st and a performance from 9:30am-6:30pm on Saturday, June 3 2017.

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.

2902   9:30a-10:50a MW   PAC 310   Chou L
Above 2902 section meets at the Performing Arts Center, 1310 11th Street.

2903   10:00a-1:05p Sat   PAC 310   Chou L
Above 2903 section meets at the Performing Arts Center, 1310 11th Street.

2904   11:15a-12:35p MW   PAC 206   Chou L
Above 2904 section meets at the Performing Arts Center, 1310 11th Street.

2905   11:15a-2:20p F   PAC 310   Kim J
Above 2905 section meets at the Performing Arts Center, 1310 11th Street.

2906   12:45p-2:05p MW   PAC 310   Kim J
Above 2906 section meets at the Performing Arts Center, 1310 11th Street.

2907   2:15p-3:35p MW   PAC 206   Chou L
Above 2907 section meets at the Performing Arts Center, 1310 11th Street.

2908   2:15p-3:35p TTh   PAC 310   Sterling J
Above 2908 section meets at the Performing Arts Center, 1310 11th Street.

2909   3:00p-6:05p Th   PAC 206   Schreiner G
Above 2909 section meets at the Performing Arts Center, 1310 11th Street.

2910   3:45p-5:05p MW   PAC 206   Chou L
Above 2910 section meets at the Performing Arts Center, 1310 11th Street.

MUSIC 60B, Elementary Piano, Second Level    2 units

Transfer: UC, CSU   •   Skills 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.

2911   12:45p-2:05p MW   PAC 206   Chou L
Above 2911 section meets at the Performing Arts Center, 1310 11th Street.

2912   12:45p-2:05p TTh   PAC 310   Gliadkovskaya E
Above 2912 section meets at the Performing Arts Center, 1310 11th Street.

4363   6:45p-9:50p Th   PAC 310   Schreiner G
Above 4363 section meets at the Performing Arts Center, 1310 11th Street.

MUSIC 60C, Elementary Piano, Third Level    2 units

Transfer: UC, CSU   •   Skills 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.

2913   9:30a-10:50a TTh   PAC 310   Sterling J
Above 2913 section meets at the Performing Arts Center, 1310 11th Street.

4364   6:45p-9:50p W   PAC 310   Gliadkovskaya E
Above 4364 section meets at the Performing Arts Center, 1310 11th Street.

MUSIC 60D, Elementary Piano, Fourth Level    2 units

Transfer: UC, CSU   •   Skills 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.

4365   6:45p-9:50p W   PAC 310   Gliadkovskaya E
Above 4365 section meets at the Performing Arts Center, 1310 11th Street.

MUSIC 64, Piano Ensemble    2 units

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

Student must have the ability to sight read adequately.

This course is designed for intermediate to moderately advanced and 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 outside preparation.

2914   11:15a-12:35p MW   PAC 310   Kim J
Above 2914 section meets at the Performing Arts Center, 1310 11th Street. Above section 2914 will also hold rehearsals from 12:30p-3p on Friday, May 19 and from 12:30p-4:30p on Friday May 26 and will have performances from 9:a-12:30p on Tuesday May 30 and from 3p-9p on Thursday June 1.

MUSIC 65B, Keyboard Improvisation II    2 units

Transfer: UC, CSU   •   Skills 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.

4366   6:45p-9:50p T   PAC 310   Aguiar J A
Above 4366 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.

2915   8:00a-9:20a MW   PAC 206   Takesue S A

   9:30a-10:50a MW   PAC 210   Takesue S A
Above 2915 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.

2918   3:45p-5:05p MW   PAC 110   Mora R K
Above 2918 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.

2919   3:45p-5:05p MW   PAC 110   Mora R K
Above 2919 section meets at the Performing Arts Center, 1310 11th Street.

MUSIC 73A, Percussion Ensemble 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.

2920   9:00a-12:05p F   PAC 110   Smith Me M
Above 2920 section meets at the Performing Arts Center, 1310 11th Street.

MUSIC 73B, Intermediate Percussion Ensemble    2 units

Transfer: UC, CSU   •   Skills 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.

2921   9:00a-12:05p F   PAC 110   Smith Me M

   Arrange-1 Hour        Smith Me M
Above section 2921 will also hold rehearsals from 8a-11a on Wednesday February 22 and Mondday April 17 and from 12p-1p on Friday May 5, May 12 and May 19 and from 6p-10p on Tuesday May 16 and will perform 9:30a-12:30p on Thursday May 25.

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.

4367   6:45p-9:50p T   PAC 110   Martin J M

   Arrange-1 Hour N        Sanderson A
Above section 4367 will also hold rehearsals fro.

9:00am-1:00pm on Saturday March 25, rehearsals from 12p-8p on Saturday, May 13; from 12p-10p on Sunday 5/14, Monday 5/15, and Tuesday 5/16 and performances from 12p-6- on Sunday March 26 and 5:30p-10p on Wednesday, May 17 , and from 12p-10p on Saturday May 20 and from 12p-6p on Sunday May 21.

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

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

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.

2922   3:45p-5:05p MW   PAC 110   Mora R K
Above 2922 section meets at the Performing Arts Center, 1310 11th Street.

MUSIC 77, Wind Ensemble    2 units

Transfer: UC, CSU   •   Prerequisite: Audition 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.

4368   6:45p-9:45p W   PAC 110   Mc Keown K O

   Arrange-1 Hour N        Mc Keown K O
Above section 4368 will also hold rehearsals fro.

9:00am-1:00pm on Saturday April 29 and from 3p-10p on May 30 and will hold performances from 1p-6p on Sunday April 30 and from 5p-10p on Wednesday May 31.

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.

2923   3:35p-5:40p MW   SMHS   Whaley T L
Above section 2923 is a part of the Dual Enrollment Program, which meets at Santa Monica High School, 601 Pico Blvd., Santa Monica, CA 90405.

4369   6:45p-9:50p M   PAC 110   Fiddmont F K

   Arrange-1 Hour N        Fiddmont F K
Above section 4369 will also hold rehearsals fro.

10:00am-2:00pm on Saturday April 1 and June 3 and performances from 1p-6p on Sunday April 2 and from 10a-4p on Sunday, June 4.

MUSIC 84A, Popular Guitar, First Level    2 units

Transfer: UC, CSU

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

Students must have a guitar in good playing condition.

2924   8:00a-9:20a TTh   PAC 104   Cheesman J M
Above 2924 section meets at the Performing Arts Center, 1310 11th Street.

2925   11:15a-12:35p MW   PAC 104   Harmon J M
Above 2925 section meets at the Performing Arts Center, 1310 11th Street.

2926   3:45p-5:05p MW   PAC 104   Schulman J
Above 2926 section meets at the Performing Arts Center, 1310 11th Street.

4370   6:45p-9:50p M   PAC 104   Harmon J M
Above 4370 section meets at the Performing Arts Center, 1310 11th Street.

MUSIC 84B, Popular Guitar, Second Level    2 units

Transfer: UC, CSU   •   Skills 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.

Students must have a guitar in good playing condition.

4371   6:45p-9:50p T   PAC 104   Harmon J M
Above 4371 section meets at the Performing Arts Center, 1310 11th Street.

MUSIC 84C, Popular Guitar, Third Level    2 units

Transfer: UC, CSU   •   Skills 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.

4372   6:45p-9:50p Th   PAC 104   Carter T M
Above 4372 section meets at the Performing Arts Center, 1310 11th Street.

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

Transfer: UC, CSU

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

Students must have a nylon strung classical guitar in good condition.

4373   6:45p-9:50p W   PAC 104   Schulman J
Above 4373 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.

2928   Arrange-1 Hour        Fiddmont F K

MUSIC 88B, Independent Studies in Music    2 units

Transfer: CSU

Please see “Independent Studies” section.

2929   Arrange-2 Hours        Fiddmont F K

MUSIC 92, Applied Music Instruction    2 units

Transfer: UC, CSU   •   Prerequisite: Audition required.   •   Corequisite: Music 94; and one of the following: Music 40, 42, 45, 52, 53, 55, 59, 64, 73B, 74, 76, 77, 78.

Auditions will be held. For information call SMC Music Department at 434-4323 or www.smc.edu/music.

Students will be assigned section numbers after acceptance into the program.

This course is designed to provide students with individual instruction in the applied areas of instrumental performance, vocal performance, and composition. The two units of credit require a weekly one-hour private lesson and five hours of individual practice per week. Students may repeat for credit for a total of four semesters.

2930   Arrange-Time       Driscoll B S

MUSIC 94, Concert Music Class    1 unit

Transfer: UC, CSU   •   Prerequisite: Audition required.   •   Corequisite: Music 92; and one of the following: Music 40, 42, 45, 52, 53, 55, 59, 64, 73B, 74, 76, 77, 78.

This course is designed to provide students in the Applied Music Program performance opportunities in a controlled environment in the areas of instrumental performance, vocal performance, and composition. Students may repeat this class for credit for a total of four semesters.

2931   12:45p-2:05p TTh   PAC 110   Driscoll B S

   Arrange-1 Hour        De Stefano J D
Above section 2931 will also hold rehearsals from 2p-10p on Thursday April 27 and performance from 2p-10p on Friday April 28.

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