An introduction to music theory course. Music theory fundamentals will be taught utilizing voice (singing) and an instrument in hand. Knowledge of the piano keyboard will be learned and utilized. Curriculum will span the harmonic series, circle of 5ths, scales and chords to ear training, harmonic and rhythmic dictation, and beginning composition. Course will include singing, aural, and listening components as well as written work. Instrument choices include: voice, guitar, banjo, mandolin, mountain (lap) dulcimer, hammer dulcimer, violin family, woodwind instruments, and piano. Student must bring their own instrument to class.
Delivery Method: Hybrid in-person and remote, with faculty in-person
Course Level: 2000-level
T/F 1:40PM-3:30PM, W 10:30AM-12:20PM (1st seven weeks)
Maximum Enrollment: 20
Course Frequency: Every Term
Categories: All courses , Theory