Fall 2015 Class Schedule (CRC)



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MUIVI 310    Voice Class I    2 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: CSU Area C1
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 18 hours LAB
Description: Students will experience basic training in the correct use of the singing voice, vocal techniques, and repertoire. This course is strongly recommended for vocal majors, but open to all students desiring to begin the study of voice.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 22-Dec 17
MW        01:30PM-02:20PM LEC C.Fagiolo            CRC MAIN M 300           13990 
Textbook
MW        02:20PM-02:50PM LAB C.Fagiolo            CRC MAIN M 300             
 

TTh       09:00AM-09:50AM LEC O.Williams           CRC MAIN M 300           13992 Textbook
TTh       09:50AM-10:20AM LAB O.Williams           CRC MAIN M 300             


MUIVI 311    Voice Class II    2 Units

Prerequisite: MUIVI 310 with a grade of "C" or better
General Education: CSU Area C1
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 18 hours LAB
Description: Students will experience basic training in the correct use of the singing voice, vocal techniques, and repertoire. This course is strongly recommended for vocal majors, but open to all students desiring to begin the study of voice.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 22-Dec 17
TTh       10:30AM-11:20AM LEC O.Williams           CRC MAIN M 300           13994 
Textbook
TTh       11:20AM-11:50AM LAB O.Williams           CRC MAIN M 300             


MUIVI 320    Voice Class III    2 Units

Prerequisite: MUIVI 311 with a grade of "C" or better; Entrance skills necessary to be successful in MUIVI 320 provide the student with sequentially planned experiences in correct posture, breathing, tone production, diction, legato technique, stage deportment, memorization and song interpretation. Students will have had experience in self evaluation and vocal evaluation of peers. Students will have experienced translation and paraphrase of Italian and German texts to English. Alignment of exit skills from MUIVI 311 to entrance skills from MUIVI 320 will enable students to work quickly and efficiently to manage their practice and study times. MUIVI 311 is a sequential prerequisite to MUIVI 320.
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 18 hours LAB
Description: This course provides opportunity for vocal exercise and intellectual analysis in the development of efficient singing technique and skill in performing vocal literature. Performance in class and in recital is essential. The course is strongly recommended for vocal majors. Students may wish to challenge the prerequisite on the basis of equivalent experience.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 22-Dec 17
MW        09:00AM-09:50AM LEC O.Williams           CRC MAIN M 300           13996 
Textbook
MW        09:50AM-10:20AM LAB O.Williams           CRC MAIN M 300             


MUIVI 321    Voice Class IV    2 Units

Prerequisite: MUIVI 320 with a grade of "C" or better; Upon entering the course the student should be able to: 1) Read and pronounce languages (English, Italian and German) in the International Phonetic Alphabet; 2) Demonstrate a basic understanding of singing skills through performance of classical art songs and/or arias and recitatives. Rationale: These skills are taught in MUIVI 320 and are in the fundamental sequence for development of the singing voice. MUIVI 320 is a sequential prerequisite to MUIVI 321. MUIVI 321 is the final semester of the sequence of courses in voice instruction.
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 18 hours LAB
Description: This course provides opportunity for vocal exercise and intellectual analysis in the development of efficient singing technique and skill in performing vocal literature. Performance in class and in recital is essential. The course is strongly recommended for vocal majors. Students may wish to challenge the prerequisite on the basis of equivalent experience.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 22-Dec 17
MW        09:00AM-09:50AM LEC O.Williams           CRC MAIN M 300           13998 
Textbook
MW        09:50AM-10:20AM LAB O.Williams           CRC MAIN M 300             


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: Course is based on conceptual learning which is transferable to all areas of music study. Group activities include ear training, repertoire, sight reading and transposition, technique, improvisation, and written work. Goals are literacy and creativity in music through keyboard application. Recommended for all music majors, pre-school and elementary teachers, and required for non-keyboard music majors.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 22-Dec 17
MW        09:00AM-09:50AM LEC J.Sands-Pertel       CRC MAIN M 206           14000 
Textbook
MW        09:50AM-10:20AM LAB J.Sands-Pertel       CRC MAIN M 206             
 

TTh       10:30AM-11:20AM LEC J.Sands-Pertel       CRC MAIN M 206           14002 Textbook
TTh       11:20AM-11:50AM LAB J.Sands-Pertel       CRC MAIN M 206             
 

TTh       01:30PM-02:20PM LEC K.Erickson           CRC MAIN M 206           14364 Textbook
TTh       02:20PM-02:50PM LAB K.Erickson           CRC MAIN M 206             
 

MW        01:30PM-02:20PM LEC K.Erickson           CRC MAIN M 206           14366 Textbook
MW        02:20PM-02:50PM LAB K.Erickson           CRC MAIN M 206             
 

TTh       09:00AM-09:50AM LEC N.Sultanova          CRC MAIN M 206           14891 Textbook
TTh       09:50AM-10:20AM LAB N.Sultanova          CRC MAIN M 206             


MUIVI 341    Piano II    2 Units

Prerequisite: MUIVI 340 with a grade of "C" or better; or have beginning training in playing piano, determined by the professor per an evaluation for the level of proficiency.
General Education: CSU Area C1
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 18 hours LAB
Description: This is the second in a series of four consecutive group piano classes - successful completion of MUIVI 340 with a 'C' or better or a comparable experience is required for enrollment. Students will learn ensemble and solo works, acquire basic rhythmic skills, and will develop fundamental keyboard and music theory skills beyond the major and minor five-note patterns. This course is designed for both music majors planning to transfer as well as for students who are studying primarily for personal enjoyment. Specific skills students will develop include sight reading, improvising, listening skills, primary root position triads, hand-over-hand major and minor arpeggios, intervals, fingering, notation, time signatures, dynamics, basic harmonization, major key signatures, and various methods of tone production.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 22-Dec 17
MW        12:00PM-12:50PM LEC K.Erickson           CRC MAIN M 206           14007 
Textbook
MW        12:50PM-01:20PM LAB K.Erickson           CRC MAIN M 206             
 

MW        10:30AM-11:20AM LEC K.Erickson           CRC MAIN M 206           14008 Textbook
MW        11:20AM-11:50AM LAB K.Erickson           CRC MAIN M 206             


MUIVI 350    Intermediate Piano    2 Units

Prerequisite: MUIVI 341 with a grade of "C" or better
General Education: CSU Area C1
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 18 hours LAB
Description: Course is based on conceptual learning which is transferable to all areas of music study. Group activities include ear training, repertoire, sight reading and transposition, technique, improvisation, and written work. Goals are literacy and creativity in music through keyboard application. Recommended for all music majors, pre-school and elementary teachers, and required for non-keyboard music majors. Students may wish to challenge the prerequisite on the basis of equivalent experience.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 22-Dec 17
MW        12:00PM-12:50PM LEC K.Erickson           CRC MAIN M 206           14011 
Textbook
MW        12:50PM-01:20PM LAB K.Erickson           CRC MAIN M 206             
 

MW        10:30AM-11:20AM LEC K.Erickson           CRC MAIN M 206           14013 Textbook
MW        11:20AM-11:50AM LAB K.Erickson           CRC MAIN M 206             
 


MUIVI 351    Piano IV    2 Units

Prerequisite: MUIVI 350 with a grade of "C" or better; or have an intermediate training in piano, determined by the professor per an evaluation for the level of proficiency.
General Education: CSU Area C1
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 18 hours LAB
Description: This is the fourth in a series of four consecutive group piano classes - successful completion of MUIVI 350 with a 'C' or better (or a comparable experience) is required for enrollment. Students will learn ensemble and solo works, develop more complex rhythmic skills, and will develop fundamental keyboard and music theory skills comparable to advanced level repertoire. This course is designed for both music majors planning to transfer as well as for students who are studying primarily for personal enjoyment. Specific skills students will develop include sight reading, improvising, listening skills, primary root position triads, hand-over-hand major and minor arpeggios, intervals, fingering, notation, time signatures, dynamics, basic harmonization, major key signatures, and various methods of tone production.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 22-Dec 17
MW        12:00PM-12:50PM LEC K.Erickson           CRC MAIN M 206           14022 
Textbook
MW        12:50PM-01:20PM LAB K.Erickson           CRC MAIN M 206             
 

MW        10:30AM-11:20AM LEC K.Erickson           CRC MAIN M 206           14025 Textbook
MW        11:20AM-11:50AM LAB K.Erickson           CRC MAIN M 206             


MUIVI 370    Beginning Guitar    2 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: CSU Area C1
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 18 hours LAB
Description: Beginning instruction on the guitar with emphasis on the fundamentals of music as well as basic guitar chord technique and accompaniment figurations.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 22-Dec 17
TTh       12:00PM-12:50PM LEC S.Homan              CRC MAIN M 306           14395 
Textbook
TTh       12:50PM-01:20PM LAB S.Homan              CRC MAIN M 306             
 

F         10:00AM-11:50AM LEC S.Homan              CRC MAIN M 306           15041 Textbook
F         12:00PM-01:05PM LAB S.Homan              CRC MAIN M 306             
 

W         06:00PM-07:50PM LEC H.Robinett           CRC MAIN M 300           14030 Textbook
W         08:00PM-09:05PM LAB H.Robinett           CRC MAIN M 300             


MUIVI 371    Intermediate Guitar    2 Units

Prerequisite: MUIVI 370 with a grade of "C" or better
General Education: CSU Area C1
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 18 hours LAB
Description: A continuation of MUIVI 370 with emphasis on increased skills in chording, arpeggiation, accompaniment, improvisation, melodic reading, and development of personal style. Students may wish to challenge the prerequisite on the basis of equivalent experience.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 22-Dec 17
TTh       12:00PM-12:50PM LEC S.Homan              CRC MAIN M 306           14397 
Textbook
TTh       12:50PM-01:20PM LAB S.Homan              CRC MAIN M 306             
 

F         10:00AM-11:50AM LEC S.Homan              CRC MAIN M 306           15043 Textbook
F         12:00PM-01:05PM LAB S.Homan              CRC MAIN M 306             
 

W         06:00PM-07:50PM LEC H.Robinett           CRC MAIN M 300           14032 Textbook
W         08:00PM-09:05PM LAB H.Robinett           CRC MAIN M 300             


MUIVI 410    Applied Music    1 Unit

Prerequisite: None.
Corequisite: MUFHL 402, 404, 412, or 414 ; Select one large performing ensemble from the following: MUP 310, MUP 312, MUP 330, MUP 335, MUP 357, MUP 358, MUP 360, or MUP 362.
Enrollment Limitation: Audition required.
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 18 hours LEC
Description: This course consists of individualized study of the appropriate techniques and repertoire for the specific instrument or voice being studied. The emphasis is on the progressive development of skills needed for solo performance. The course involves instrumental or vocal study requiring a minimum of one-half hour per week of individual study through one-on-one instruction for a minimum of 18 weeks. The course also meets one hour per week on campus for instruction and performance. This course may be repeated to meet the major requirement for transfer to CSU, Sacramento, or to other universities with a similar transfer requirement.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 22-Dec 17
F         09:00AM-09:50AM LEC G.Parker             CRC MAIN M 300           14935 
Textbook
Admission into this course is limited to declared Music Majors. This course has a co-requisite/pre-requisite of MUFHL 400, 401, 410 OR 411; AND a co-requisite of MUP 310, 330, 357 OR 360. Admission will also be contingent upon the results of a juried audition, which will take place on Friday, August 28, 2015 from 10:00 a.m. and 10:30 a.m., in room M-300. Students will be expected to complete a minimum of 16 music lessons with an Applied Music tutor outside of scheduled class time and will be expected to perform in an end of semester recital at 7:00 p.m. on Friday, December 11, 2015.

Fall 2015 Class Schedule

Updated: November 12, 2015