Spring 2012 Class Schedule (ARC)



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MUIVI 310    Voice Class    2 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: CSU Area C1
Enrollment Limitation: Student must be able to match pitch.
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 18 hours LAB
Description: This course emphasizes the development of the individual singer's voice. Basic vocal techniques of breathing and mouth position are practiced. Solo repertoire is learned and performed in class.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 16
MW        03:00PM-03:50PM LEC A.Lapierre           ARC MAIN FineArts 512    10298 
Textbook
MW        03:50PM-04:15PM LAB A.Lapierre           ARC MAIN FineArts 512      
TTh       05:30PM-06:20PM LEC A.Lapierre           ARC MAIN FineArts 512    20334 Textbook
TTh       06:20PM-06:45PM LAB A.Lapierre           ARC MAIN FineArts 512      


MUIVI 311    Voice Class    2 Units

Prerequisite: MUIVI 310 with a grade of "C" or better
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 18 hours LAB
Description: This course emphasizes the continued development of the individual singer's voice. Topics include the International Phonetic Alphabet (IPA) and techniques of breathing and vowel formation. Solos are learned and performed in class.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 16
MW        03:00PM-03:50PM LEC A.Lapierre           ARC MAIN FineArts 512    10300 
Textbook
MW        03:50PM-04:15PM LAB A.Lapierre           ARC MAIN FineArts 512      
TTh       05:30PM-06:20PM LEC A.Lapierre           ARC MAIN FineArts 512    20336 Textbook
TTh       06:20PM-06:45PM LAB A.Lapierre           ARC MAIN FineArts 512      


MUIVI 320    Voice Class, Intermediate    2 Units

Prerequisite: MUIVI 311 with a grade of "C" or better
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 18 hours LAB
Description: This course emphasizes the continued development of the individual's voice. The course offers solo singers the opportunity to further develop the concepts begun in the first and second semesters of vocal study. Solos are learned and performed in class.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 16
MW        03:00PM-03:50PM LEC A.Lapierre           ARC MAIN FineArts 512    10356 
Textbook
MW        03:50PM-04:15PM LAB A.Lapierre           ARC MAIN FineArts 512      
TTh       05:30PM-06:20PM LEC A.Lapierre           ARC MAIN FineArts 512    20338 Textbook
TTh       06:20PM-06:45PM LAB A.Lapierre           ARC MAIN FineArts 512      


MUIVI 321    Voice Class, Intermediate    2 Units

Prerequisite: MUIVI 320 with a grade of "C" or better
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 18 hours LAB
Description: This course focuses on the practical application of bel canto technique with emphasis on English and Italian diction and literature. The course offers solo singers the opportunity to further develop the concepts begun in the first three semesters of vocal study. Performance in class is required.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 16
MW        03:00PM-03:50PM LEC A.Lapierre           ARC MAIN FineArts 512    10360 
Textbook
MW        03:50PM-04:15PM LAB A.Lapierre           ARC MAIN FineArts 512      
TTh       05:30PM-06:20PM LEC A.Lapierre           ARC MAIN FineArts 512    20340 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 is designed for students interested in piano as a medium of expression and enjoyment, and for prospective nursery, kindergarten and elementary teachers. It is required for music majors who do not demonstrate equivalent piano proficiency.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 16
T         12:15PM-02:05PM LEC S.Hamre              ARC MAIN FineArts 513    10308 
Textbook
T         02:15PM-03:05PM LAB S.Hamre              ARC MAIN FineArts 513      
TTh       09:00AM-09:50AM LEC K.Keene              ARC MAIN FineArts 513    11867 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    10306 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    10304 Textbook
MW        03:50PM-04:15PM LAB R.Hughes             ARC MAIN FineArts 513      


MUIVI 341    Beginning Piano    2 Units

Prerequisite: MUIVI 340 with a grade of "C" or better; MUIVI 340 with a grade of "C" or better, or the ability to sight read an eight measure composition with a single line in each hand and the ability to play I-IV-I-V7-I in 5 major keys (C,G,F,D,A major)
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 18 hours LAB
Description: This course is a continuation of MUIVI 340 and is designed for students interested in piano as a medium of expression and enjoyment, and for prospective nursery, kindergarten and elementary teachers. It is required for music majors who do not demonstrate equivalent piano proficiency.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 16
MW        12:00PM-12:50PM LEC H.VanRegenmorter     ARC MAIN FineArts 513    10310 
Textbook
MW        12:50PM-01:20PM LAB H.VanRegenmorter     ARC MAIN FineArts 513      


MUIVI 385    Jazz Styles and Improvisation    2 Units

Prerequisite: Ability to play a melodic instrument or ability to sight sing; ability to read music in a clef.
Advisory: MUFHL 400
General Education: CSU Area C1
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 18 hours LAB
Description: This course is the study of instrumental and vocal applications of jazz improvisation. This course may be taken twice for credit.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 16
Th        05:00PM-06:40PM LEC J.Gilman             ARC MAIN FineArts 513    11874 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB J.Gilman             ARC MAIN Online            
The above class meets both online and in the classroom. 1.2 hours per week online. For further information about the course requirements, please visit the course website at www.arc.losrios.edu/online


MUIVI 386    Jazz Styles and Improvisation    2 Units

Prerequisite: MUIVI 385 with a grade of "C" or better
Advisory: MUFHL 420
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 18 hours LAB
Description: This course is the study of advanced instrumental and vocal applications of jazz improvisation. This course may be taken twice for credit.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 16
Th        05:00PM-06:40PM LEC J.Gilman             ARC MAIN FineArts 513    11876 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB J.Gilman             ARC MAIN Online            
The above class meets both online and in the classroom. 1.2 hours per week online. For further information about the course requirements, please visit the course website at www.arc.losrios.edu/online


MUIVI 400    Beginning Jazz Piano    2 Units

Prerequisite: MUIVI 340 with a grade of "C" or better
Advisory: MUFHL 400, MUFHL 420, and 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. This course requires at least five hours per week outside preparation. This course may be take two times for credit.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 16
T         05:00PM-06:40PM LEC J.Gilman             ARC MAIN FineArts 526    11878 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB J.Gilman             ARC MAIN Online            
The above class meets both online and in the classroom. 1.2 hours per week online. For further information about the course requirements, please visit the course website at www.arc.losrios.edu/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 . This course requires at least five hours per week outside preparation. This course may be taken two times for credit.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 16
T         05:00PM-06:40PM LEC J.Gilman             ARC MAIN FineArts 526    11880 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB J.Gilman             ARC MAIN Online            
The above class meets both online and in the classroom. 1.2 hours per week online. For further information about the course requirements, please visit the course website at www.arc.losrios.edu/online


MUIVI 420    Applied Music    1 Unit

Prerequisite: None.
Corequisite: Enrolled in 2 units from: MUP 310, 320, 330, 340, 350, 360, or 400; AND enrolled in 4 units from: MUFHL 400, 401, 410, 411, 420 or 421.
Enrollment Limitation: Audition
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 7 hours LEC
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 individualized instrumental or vocal instruction seven hours per semester 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 traditional performance and jazz music majors. Students must be concurrently enrolled in a large performance ensemble and a music theory course.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 16
TBA       TBA             LEC J.Gilman              TBA TBA                 21166 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC J.Gilman              TBA TBA                 21167 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC S.McPherson           TBA TBA                 21167 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC J.Gilman              TBA TBA                 21169 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC D.Kennedy             TBA TBA                 21169 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC J.Gilman              TBA TBA                 21170 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC D.Kennedy             TBA TBA                 21170 Textbook


MUIVI 421    Applied Music II    1 Unit

Prerequisite: MUIVI 420 with a grade of "C" or better
Corequisite: Enrolled in 2 units from: MUP 310, 320, 330, 340, 350, 360, or 400; AND enrolled in 4 units from: MUFHL 400, 401, 410, 411, 420 or 421.
Enrollment Limitation: Audition
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 7 hours LEC
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 individualized instrumental or vocal instruction seven hours per semester 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 traditional performance and jazz music majors. Students must be concurrently enrolled in a large performance ensemble and a music theory course.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 16
TBA       TBA             LEC J.Gilman              TBA TBA                 21172 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC J.Gilman              TBA TBA                 21173 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC A.Lapierre            TBA TBA                 21173 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC J.Gilman              TBA TBA                 21174 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC J.Gilman              TBA TBA                 21175 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC A.Lapierre            TBA TBA                 21175 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC J.Gilman              TBA TBA                 21176 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC T.Scott               TBA TBA                 21176 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC J.Gilman              TBA TBA                 21185 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC J.Gilman              TBA TBA                 21186 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC S.McPherson           TBA TBA                 21186 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC J.Gilman              TBA TBA                 21187 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC S.Thompson            TBA TBA                 21187 Textbook


MUIVI 422    Applied Music III    1 Unit

Prerequisite: MUIVI 420 and 421 with grades of "C" or better
Corequisite: Enrolled in 2 units from: MUP 310, 330, 340, 350, or 360; AND enrolled in 4 units from: MUFHL 400, 401, 410, or 411.
Enrollment Limitation: Audition
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 7 hours LEC
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 individualized instrumental or vocal instruction seven hours per semester 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 traditional performance music majors. Students must be concurrently enrolled in a large performance ensemble and a music theory course.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 16
TBA       TBA             LEC J.Gilman              TBA TBA                 21188 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC J.Gilman              TBA TBA                 21189 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC R.Fisher Cozza        TBA TBA                 21189 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC J.Gilman              TBA TBA                 21192 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC A.Lapierre            TBA TBA                 21192 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC J.Gilman              TBA TBA                 21193 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC R.Fisher Cozza        TBA TBA                 21193 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC J.Gilman              TBA TBA                 21194 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC T.Scott               TBA TBA                 21194 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC J.Gilman              TBA TBA                 21195 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC I.Veligan             TBA TBA                 21195 Textbook


MUIVI 423    Applied Music IV    1 Unit

Prerequisite: MUIVI 420, 421, and 422 with grades of "C" or better
Corequisite: Enrolled in 2 units from: MUP 310, 330, 340, 350, or 360; AND enrolled in 4 units from: MUFHL 400, 401, 410, or 411.
Enrollment Limitation: Audition
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 7 hours LEC
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 individualized instrumental or vocal instruction seven hours per semester 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 traditional performance music majors. Students must be concurrently enrolled in a large performance ensemble and a music theory course.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 16
TBA       TBA             LEC J.Gilman              TBA TBA                 21196 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC J.Gilman              TBA TBA                 21197 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC S.Lamb                TBA TBA                 21197 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC J.Gilman              TBA TBA                 21198 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC T.Scott               TBA TBA                 21198 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC J.Gilman              TBA TBA                 21199 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC T.Derthick            TBA TBA                 21199 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC J.Gilman              TBA TBA                 21200 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC A.Lapierre            TBA TBA                 21200 Textbook


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
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, Jan 14-May 16
TBA       TBA             LEC J.Gilman              TBA TBA                 21201 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC J.Gilman              TBA TBA                 21202 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC A.Lapierre            TBA TBA                 21202 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC J.Gilman              TBA TBA                 21203 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC M.McMullen            TBA TBA                 21203 Textbook


MUIVI 426    Applied Music - Jazz II    1 Unit

Prerequisite: MUIVI 425 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
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 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, Jan 14-May 16
TBA       TBA             LEC J.Gilman              TBA TBA                 21204 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC J.Gilman              TBA TBA                 21205 Textbook

Spring 2012 Class Schedule

Updated: April 17, 2012