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2023-2024 Academic Catalog 
2023-2024 Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

MUS 1301 - Group Piano I

Credits: 1

This course provides beginning piano instruction and application/reinforcement of MUS 1101  on the keyboard: read music in treble and bass clef, and play: intervals up to an octave; chords of all qualities (major, minor, augmented, diminished: blocked and broken); 8-notes scales in major and minor of Group 1 (up to 2 octaves in parallel & one in contrary motion); chord progressions; and repertoire of varied eras. Students will also work on: transposition, melodic harmonization, improvisation, and harmonic analysis.

Prerequisite: Permission by the instructor. Basic understanding of MUS 1101  con-currently.
Corequisite: Highly recommended to take concurrently with MUS 1101  
Elective Code(s): ARTS, CRTY, LART
Previous MUS* 190, MUS* 153