Fall 2015 Class Schedule (ARC)



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MUIVI 310    Voice Class I    2 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: MUFHL 321
General Education: CSU Area C1
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 18 hours LAB
Description: This course is the study of solo singing. Topics include basic vocal technique, breathing, mouth position, and solo repertoire.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 22-Dec 17
TTh       03:00PM-03:50PM LEC C.Fagiolo            ARC MAIN FineArts 512    10238 
Textbook
TTh       03:50PM-04:15PM LAB C.Fagiolo            ARC MAIN FineArts 512      
TTh       05:30PM-06:20PM LEC A.Lapierre           ARC MAIN FineArts 512    11209 Textbook
TTh       06:20PM-06:45PM LAB A.Lapierre           ARC MAIN FineArts 512      


MUIVI 311    Voice Class II    2 Units

Prerequisite: MUIVI 310 with a grade of "C" or better
Advisory: MUFHL 321
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 18 hours LAB
Description: This course is the continued study of solo singing. Topics include vocal technique, breathing, mouth positions and vowel formation, the International Phonetic Alphabet, and solo repertoire.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 22-Dec 17
TTh       03:00PM-03:50PM LEC C.Fagiolo            ARC MAIN FineArts 512    10240 
Textbook
TTh       03:50PM-04:15PM LAB C.Fagiolo            ARC MAIN FineArts 512      
TTh       05:30PM-06:20PM LEC A.Lapierre           ARC MAIN FineArts 512    10242 Textbook
TTh       06:20PM-06:45PM LAB A.Lapierre           ARC MAIN FineArts 512      


MUIVI 320    Voice Class III    2 Units

Prerequisite: MUIVI 311 with a grade of "C" or better
Advisory: MUFHL 321
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 18 hours LAB
Description: This course is the continued study of solo singing. Topics include tone placement, register balance, vocal health, and solo repertoire.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 22-Dec 17
TTh       03:00PM-03:50PM LEC C.Fagiolo            ARC MAIN FineArts 512    12318 
Textbook
TTh       03:50PM-04:15PM LAB C.Fagiolo            ARC MAIN FineArts 512      
TTh       05:30PM-06:20PM LEC A.Lapierre           ARC MAIN FineArts 512    10296 Textbook
TTh       06:20PM-06:45PM LAB A.Lapierre           ARC MAIN FineArts 512      


MUIVI 321    Voice Class IV    2 Units

Prerequisite: MUIVI 320 with a grade of "C" or better
Advisory: MUFHL 321
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 18 hours LAB
Description: This course is the continued study of solo singing. Topics include bel canto technique, Italian and German solo repertoire, tone placement, register balance, and vocal health.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 22-Dec 17
TTh       03:00PM-03:50PM LEC C.Fagiolo            ARC MAIN FineArts 512    12320 
Textbook
TTh       03:50PM-04:15PM LAB C.Fagiolo            ARC MAIN FineArts 512      
TTh       05:30PM-06:20PM LEC A.Lapierre           ARC MAIN FineArts 512    10298 Textbook
TTh       06:20PM-06:45PM LAB A.Lapierre           ARC MAIN FineArts 512      


MUIVI 340    Beginning Piano    2 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: CSU Area C1
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 18 hours LAB
Description: This course introduces piano/keyboard skills. Beginning concepts of music theory, music notation, and harmonizing simple melodies are presented. This course is open to all students and is recommended for music majors who do not demonstrate equivalent piano proficiency.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 22-Dec 17
MW        09:00AM-09:50AM LEC S.Rink               ARC MAIN FineArts 513    10248 
Textbook
MW        09:50AM-10:20AM LAB S.Rink               ARC MAIN FineArts 513      
TTh       09:00AM-09:50AM LEC K.Keene              ARC MAIN FineArts 513    11426 Textbook
TTh       09:50AM-10:15AM LAB K.Keene              ARC MAIN FineArts 513      
Th        12:15PM-02:05PM LEC R.Hughes             ARC MAIN FineArts 513    10252 Textbook
Th        02:15PM-03:05PM LAB R.Hughes             ARC MAIN FineArts 513      
MW        03:00PM-03:50PM LEC R.Hughes             ARC MAIN FineArts 513    10250 Textbook
MW        03:50PM-04:20PM LAB R.Hughes             ARC MAIN FineArts 513      


MUIVI 341    Piano II    2 Units

Prerequisite: MUIVI 340 with a grade of "C" or better
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 18 hours LAB
Description: This continuation of MUIVI 340 is designed for students interested in piano as a medium of expression and enjoyment, as well as for prospective preschool, kindergarten and elementary-school teachers. This course covers major and minor scales and chords, bass styles, chromatic scales, and literature with greater rhythmic and harmonic complexity. It is the second semester of a four-semester sequence for music majors who need to demonstrate piano proficiency.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 22-Dec 17
MW        12:00PM-12:50PM LEC H.VanRegenmorter     ARC MAIN FineArts 513    10254 
Textbook
MW        12:50PM-01:20PM LAB H.VanRegenmorter     ARC MAIN FineArts 513      


MUIVI 350    Intermediate Piano    2 Units

Prerequisite: MUIVI 341 with a grade of "C" or better, or the ability to play major scales (one octave, hands together C, D, F, D, A, and E-major) and the ability to play a simple melody with basic choral accompaniment in a major or minor key.
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 18 hours LAB
Description: This course expands on the piano playing foundations of MUIVI 341 and includes further study of the harmonization of melodies, major and minor scales, and repertoire.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 22-Dec 17
MW        01:30PM-02:20PM LEC H.VanRegenmorter     ARC MAIN FineArts 513    10256 
Textbook
MW        02:20PM-02:50PM LAB H.VanRegenmorter     ARC MAIN FineArts 513      


MUIVI 351    Piano IV    2 Units

Prerequisite: MUIVI 350 with a grade of "C" or better, or the ability to play all major scales, hands together, two octaves and harmonic minor in A, E, B, F, D, and G.
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 18 hours LAB
Description: This course is the second year of piano study. It is a continuation of MUIVI 350. The course includes the further development of insight into music as an artistic means of communication through the study of scales, chords, melodic harmonization and repertoire. The course also serves to develop the fundamental skills for the non-keyboard music major.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 22-Dec 17
MW        01:30PM-02:20PM LEC H.VanRegenmorter     ARC MAIN FineArts 513    11613 
Textbook
MW        02:20PM-02:50PM LAB H.VanRegenmorter     ARC MAIN FineArts 513      


MUIVI 390    Jazz and Popular Vocal Styles and Improvisation I    2 Units

Prerequisite: MUIVI 310 with a grade of "C" or better
Advisory: MUFHL 321 and MUIVI 310
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 18 hours LAB
Description: This course is a study of popular and jazz solo singing styles and improvisation. Topics include jazz and pop styles, microphone technique, basic improvisation, and vocal technique. (C-ID MUS 160)

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 22-Dec 17
MW        03:00PM-03:50PM LEC A.Lapierre           ARC MAIN FineArts 548    10244 
Textbook
MW        03:50PM-04:20PM LAB A.Lapierre           ARC MAIN FineArts 548      


MUIVI 391    Jazz and Popular Vocal Styles and Improvisation II    2 Units

Prerequisite: MUIVI 390 with a grade of "C" or better
Advisory: MUIVI 311
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 18 hours LAB
Description: This course is the continued study of popular and jazz singing styles and improvisation. Topics include rhythm section rehearsal techniques for singers, funk styles, pentatonic scales, Lydian dominant improvisation, and transposition. (C-ID MUS 160)

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 22-Dec 17
MW        03:00PM-03:50PM LEC A.Lapierre           ARC MAIN FineArts 548    10246 
Textbook
MW        03:50PM-04:20PM LAB A.Lapierre           ARC MAIN FineArts 548      


MUIVI 400    Beginning Jazz Piano    2 Units

Prerequisite: MUIVI 340 with a grade of "C" or better
Advisory: MUFHL 400, MUFHL 420, or MUIVI 385
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 18 hours LAB
Description: This course is an introduction to the fundamentals of jazz piano. Topics include blues, left-hand voicings, two-hand voicings, and scale theory applications to the keyboard.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 22-Dec 17
T         05:00PM-05:50PM LEC J.Gilman             ARC MAIN FineArts 526    11817 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC J.Gilman              TBA TBA                 11817 Textbook
T         06:00PM-06:50PM LAB J.Gilman             ARC MAIN FineArts 526      
and 1.0 hours per week online


MUIVI 401    Intermediate Jazz Piano    2 Units

Prerequisite: MUIVI 400 with a grade of "C" or better
Advisory: MUFHL 420
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 18 hours LAB
Description: This course covers intermediate studies in jazz piano. Topics include arranging jazz harmonies at the keyboard using techniques such as three- and four-note rootless voicings, five-note mixed-modal voicings, "Drop 2," Red Garland voicings, and the "So What" chord.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 22-Dec 17
T         05:00PM-05:50PM LEC J.Gilman             ARC MAIN FineArts 526    11819 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC J.Gilman              TBA TBA                 11819 Textbook
T         06:00PM-06:50PM LAB J.Gilman             ARC MAIN FineArts 526      
and 1.0 hours per week online


MUIVI 420    Applied Music    1 Unit

Prerequisite: None.
Corequisite: Enrolled in one of the following: MUP 310, 320, 330, 340, 350, 360, or 400; AND enrolled in one of the following: MUFHL 400, 401, 410, 411, 420 or 421.
Enrollment Limitation: Audition
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 7 hours LEC ; 33 hours LAB
Description: This is the first course in a four-part series which focuses on the development of individual performance skills and solo and ensemble repertoire. It includes one-on-one or small group instrumental, composition, or vocal instruction seven hours per semester. It also includes seven hours per semester of solo performance, recital attendance, masterclasses, and a final juried performance. It also includes one and one-half hours monitored practice time per week. This course is required for all traditional performance and jazz music majors. Students must be concurrently enrolled in a large performance ensemble and a music theory course. (C-ID MUS 160)

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 22-Dec 17
TBA       TBA             LEC C.Fagiolo             TBA TBA                 20509 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB C.Fagiolo             TBA TBA                   
TBA       TBA             LEC S.Hamre               TBA TBA                 20511 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB S.Hamre               TBA TBA                   
TBA       TBA             LEC A.Lapierre            TBA TBA                 20515 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB A.Lapierre            TBA TBA                   
TBA       TBA             LEC M.McMullen            TBA TBA                 20517 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB M.McMullen            TBA TBA                   
TBA       TBA             LEC J.Gilman              TBA TBA                 20519 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB J.Gilman              TBA TBA                   
TBA       TBA             LEC T.Scott               TBA TBA                 20523 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB T.Scott               TBA TBA                   
TBA       TBA             LEC T.Scott               TBA TBA                 20525 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB T.Scott               TBA TBA                   
TBA       TBA             LEC A.Lenaghan            TBA TBA                 20527 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB A.Lenaghan            TBA TBA                   
TBA       TBA             LEC T.Derthick            TBA TBA                 20529 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB T.Derthick            TBA TBA                   
TBA       TBA             LEC S.Hamre               TBA TBA                 20661 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB S.Hamre               TBA TBA                   
TBA       TBA             LEC J.Gilman              TBA TBA                 20670 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB J.Gilman              TBA TBA                   


MUIVI 421    Applied Music II    1 Unit

Prerequisite: MUIVI 420 with a grade of "C" or better
Corequisite: Enrolled in one of the following: MUP 310, 320, 330, 340, 350, 360, or 400; AND enrolled in one of the following: MUFHL 400, 401, 410, 411, 420 or 421.
Enrollment Limitation: Audition
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 7 hours LEC ; 33 hours LAB
Description: This is the second course in a four-part series which focuses on the development of individual performance skills and solo and ensemble repertoire. It includes one-on-one or small group instrumental, composition, or vocal instruction seven hours per semester. It also includes seven hours per semester of solo performance, recital attendance, masterclasses, and a final juried performance. It also includes one and one-half hours monitored practice time per week. This course is required for all traditional performance and jazz music majors. Students must be concurrently enrolled in a large performance ensemble and a music theory course. (C-ID MUS 160)

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 22-Dec 17
TBA       TBA             LEC M.Grasso              TBA TBA                 20446 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB M.Grasso              TBA TBA                   
TBA       TBA             LEC J.Gilman              TBA TBA                 20448 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB J.Gilman              TBA TBA                   
TBA       TBA             LEC A.Lapierre            TBA TBA                 20450 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB A.Lapierre            TBA TBA                   
TBA       TBA             LEC A.Lapierre            TBA TBA                 20452 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB A.Lapierre            TBA TBA                   
TBA       TBA             LEC A.Lapierre            TBA TBA                 20454 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB A.Lapierre            TBA TBA                   
TBA       TBA             LEC A.Lapierre            TBA TBA                 20456 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB A.Lapierre            TBA TBA                   
TBA       TBA             LEC M.McMullen            TBA TBA                 20458 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB M.McMullen            TBA TBA                   
TBA       TBA             LEC S.Hamre               TBA TBA                 20460 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB S.Hamre               TBA TBA                   


MUIVI 422    Applied Music III    1 Unit

Prerequisite: MUIVI 421 with a grade of "C" or better
Corequisite: Enrolled in one of the following: MUP 310, 320, 330, 340, 350, 360, or 400; AND enrolled in one of the following: MUFHL 400, 401, 410, or 411
Enrollment Limitation: Audition
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 7 hours LEC ; 33 hours LAB
Description: This is the third course in a four-part series which focuses on the development of individual performance skills and solo and ensemble repertoire. It includes one-on-one or small group instrumental, composition, or vocal instruction seven hours per semester. It also includes seven hours per semester of solo performance, recital attendance, masterclasses, and a final juried performance. It also includes one and one-half hours monitored practice time per week. This course is required for all traditional performance and jazz music majors. Students must be concurrently enrolled in a large performance ensemble and a music theory course. (C-ID MUS 160)

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 22-Dec 17
TBA       TBA             LEC C.Fagiolo             TBA TBA                 20464 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB C.Fagiolo             TBA TBA                   
TBA       TBA             LEC T.Scott               TBA TBA                 20466 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB T.Scott               TBA TBA                   


MUIVI 423    Applied Music IV    1 Unit

Prerequisite: MUIVI 422 with a grade of "C" or better
Corequisite: Enrolled in one of the following: MUP 310, 320, 330, 340, 350, 360, or 400; AND enrolled in one of the following: MUFHL 400, 401, 410, or 411
Enrollment Limitation: Audition
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 7 hours LEC ; 33 hours LAB
Description: This is the final course in a four-part series which focuses on the development of individual performance skills and solo and ensemble repertoire. It includes one-on-one or small group instrumental, composition, or vocal instruction seven hours per semester. It also includes seven hours per semester of solo performance, recital attendance, masterclasses, and a final juried performance. It also includes one and one-half hours monitored practice time per week. This course is required for all traditional performance and jazz music majors. Students must be concurrently enrolled in a large performance ensemble and a music theory course. (C-ID MUS 160)

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 22-Dec 17
TBA       TBA             LEC J.Gilman              TBA TBA                 12308 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB J.Gilman              TBA TBA                   
Location: ARC Music area practice labs
Hours: Music practice labs are open Monday through Friday from 9:00am-5:00pm for students to log their TBA hours via an electronic record system


MUIVI 425    Applied Music - Jazz I    1 Unit

Prerequisite: MUIVI 421 with a grade of "C" or better
Corequisite: Enrolled in 2 units from: MUP 320 or 400. Also enrolled in 4 units from: MUFHL 400, 401, or 410; OR enrolled in 2 units from: MUFHL 420 or 421.
Enrollment Limitation: Audition
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 7 hours LEC ; 33 hours LAB
Description: This is the third course in a four-part series which focuses on the development of individual performance skills and solo and ensemble repertoire. It includes seven hours of individualized instrumental or vocal instruction with a private instructor, four hours per semester of solo performance and recital attendance, and a final juried performance. It also includes five and one-half hours monitored practice time per week, and six hours of additional research, rehearsal, and performance evaluation per week as scheduled in the semester syllabus. This course is required for all jazz studies majors. Students must be concurrently enrolled in a large performance jazz ensemble and a music theory course.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 22-Dec 17
TBA       TBA             LEC A.Lapierre            TBA TBA                 20559 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB A.Lapierre            TBA TBA                   

Fall 2015 Class Schedule

Updated: December 8, 2015