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MUSC 010 Concert Attendance
Concert Attendance: Freshmen are required to attend nine faculty approved recitals or concerts during the semester. Pass/No Record. 0 hrs.

MUSC 011 Concert Attendance
Concert Attendance: Freshmen are required to attend nine faculty approved recitals or concerts during the semester. Pass/No Record. 0 hrs.

MUSC 020 Concert Attendance
Concert Attendance: Sophomores are required to attend nine faculty approved recitals or concerts during the semester. Pass/No Record. 0 hrs.

MUSC 021 Concert Attendance
Concert Attendance: Sophomores are required to attend nine faculty approved recitals or concerts during the semester. Pass/No Record. 0 hrs.

MUSC 030 Concert Attendance
Concert Attendance: Juniors are required to attend nine faculty approved recitals or concerts during the semester. Pass/No Record. 0 hrs.

MUSC 031 Concert Attendance
Concert Attendance: Juniors are required to attend nine faculty approved recitals or concerts during the semester. Pass/No Record. 0 hrs.

MUSC 040 Concert Attendance
Concert Attendance: Seniors are required to attend nine faculty approved recitals or concerts during the semester. Pass/No Record. 0 hrs.

MUSC 041 Concert Attendance
Concert Attendance: Seniors are required to attend nine faculty approved recitals or concerts during the semester. Pass/No Record. 0 hrs.

MUSC 100 Intro to Music
Introduction to Music: Study of the basic materials of music, survey of the important composers and
examination of selected masterpieces with reference to cultural background; technical knowledge of music not necessary for enrollment. 3 hrs.

MUSC 103 Beginning Theory and Composition I
Beginning Theory and Composition I: Beginning Theory and Composition presents fundamentals of notation, tonality, scales and modes, interval and triadic structure. Essentials of two-part writing are introduced through a general introduction to Species Counterpoint. Elementary characteristics of melodic form along with four-part writing in a homophonic style using triadic structures introduce students to formal analytic producers of tonal music. Analysis techniques are restricted to chorale involving triads, seventh chords, modulation, non-harmonic tones. Must be taken concurrently with MUSC 103L. 3 hrs.

MUSC 103L Theory & Composition Lab I
Theory and Composition Lab I: This laboratory allows students to aurally and visually correlate pitch with music notation through the avenue of keyboard fundamentals. Must be taken concurrently with MUSC 103. Pass/No Record. 1 hr.

MUSC 104 Beginning Theory and Composition II
Beginning Theory and Composition II: Beginning Theory and Composition continues techniques of four-part writing in a homophonic style using triadic structures, seventh chords, non-harmonic tones, modulation, secondary chords. Tonal expansion is introduced through the study of pre-dominant harmonies and more complex chromatic harmonies. Traditional phrase structures are introduced. Prerequisite: MUSC 103. 3 hrs.

MUSC 110 Fundamentals of Music
Fundamentals of Music: Basics of music theory: notation of pitch, rhythm, scales and harmony. Students will listen to music as they begin to distinguish the basic elements and will learn how to write and play some simple tunes on the keyboard. Class activities will include collaboration on a variety of instruments as theory is translated into sound. No previous musical experience required. 3 hrs.

MUSC 113 Sight Singing & Ear Training I
Sight Singing and Ear Training I: Study and application of techniques of music reading and identification of sound. Students will begin to learn the Movable Do method of sight singing, and will work with ear training exercises for intervals, primary chord relationships, and rhythmic, melodic, and harmonic dictation at an elementary level. Prerequisite: MUSC 103. Pass/No Record. 1 hr.

MUSC 114 Sight Singing & Ear Training II
Sight Singing and Ear Training II: Continued acquisition of skills in sight singing and ear training. Will include the addition of dominant seventh chords, primary triads in first inversion, rhythmic exercises involving unit, division, and subdivision, and sight singing in major and minor keys with multiple sharp or flat signatures. Prerequisite: MUSC 113. Pass/No Record. 1 hr.

MUSC 157 Piano Class I
Piano Class I: Two weekly sessions of 50 minutes in which students are provided with basic introductory
instruction in piano, designed to build technique, repertoire, sight-reading, harmonization, improvisation skills and ensemble playing skills. These courses serve as preparation for MUSC 395 and 396 -Functional Piano I and II. Regular practice required. Prerequisites: Courses must be taken sequentially or by permission of the instructor. 1 hr.

MUSC 158 Piano Class II
Piano Class II: Two weekly sessions of 50 minutes in which students are provided with basic introductory
instruction in piano, designed to build technique, repertoire, sight-reading, harmonization,  improvisation skills and ensemble playing skills. These courses serve as preparation for MUSC 395 and 396 -Functional Piano I and II. Regular practice required. Prerequisites: Courses must be taken sequentially or by permission of the instructor. 1 hr.

MUSC 159 Piano Class III
Piano Class III: Two weekly sessions of 50 minutes in which students are provided with basic introductory instruction in piano, designed to build technique, repertoire, sight-reading, harmonization, improvisation skills and ensemble playing skills. These courses serve as preparation for MUSC 395 and 396 -Functional Piano I and II. Regular practice required. Prerequisites: Courses must be taken sequentially or by permission of the instructor. 1 hr.

MUSC 160 Piano Class IV
Piano Class IV: Two weekly sessions of 50 minutes in which students are provided with basic introductory instruction in piano, designed to build technique, repertoire, sight-reading, harmonization, improvisation skills and ensemble playing skills. These courses serve as preparation for MUSC 395 and 396 -Functional Piano I and II. Regular practice required. Prerequisites: Courses must be taken sequentially or by permission of the instructor. 1 hr.

MUSC 161G Applied Music Guitar
Applied Music Guitar: For non-music majors. One hour of daily practice required. May be repeated for credit. Repeatable for a total of 14 hrs. 1-2 hrs.

MUSC 161H Applied Music Harp
Applied Music Harp: For non-music majors. One hour of daily practice required. May be repeated for credit. Repeatable for a total of 14 hrs. 1-2 hrs.

MUSC 161O Applied Music Organ
Applied Music Organ: For non-music majors. One hour of daily practice required. May be repeated for credit. Repeatable for a total of 14 hrs. 1-2 hrs.

MUSC 161P Applied Music Piano
Applied Music Piano: For non-music majors. One hour of daily practice required. May be repeated for credit. Repeatable for a total of 14 hrs. 1-2 hrs.

MUSC 161S Applied Music Strings
Applied Music Strings: For non-music majors. One hour of daily practice required. May be repeated for credit. Repeatable for a total of 14 hrs. 1-2 hrs.

MUSC 161V Applied Music Voice
Applied Music Voice: For non-music majors. One hour of daily practice required. May be repeated for credit. Repeatable for a total of 14 hrs. 1-2 hrs.

MUSC 161W Applied Music Wind
Applied Music Wind: For non-music majors. One hour of daily practice required. Course fee may apply. May be repeated for credit. Repeatable for a total of 14 hrs. 1-2 hrs.

MUSC 167 Beginning Guitar Class
Beginning Guitar Class: One weekly session of 50 minutes in which students are instructed in the
fundamentals of guitar playing. This course is open to all students and may be repeated continuously for credit. 1 hr.

MUSC 171G Applied Music Guitar
Applied Music Guitar: Private instruction for the first year of private collegiate study for students majoring in music or music concentrations only. Course fee may apply. Repeatable for a total of 14 hrs. 1-2 hrs.

MUSC 171H Applied Music Harp
Applied Music Harp: Private instruction for the first year of private collegiate study for students majoring in music or music concentrations only. Course fee may apply. Repeatable for a total of 14 hrs. 1-2 hrs.

MUSC 171K Applied Music Klavier
Applied Music Klavier: Private instruction for the first year of private collegiate study for students majoring in music or music concentrations only. Course fee may apply. Repeatable for a total of 14 hrs. 1-2 hrs.

MUSC 171O Applied Music Organ
Applied Music Organ: Private instruction for the first year of private collegiate study for students majoring in music or music concentrations only. Course fee may apply. Repeatable for a total of 14 hrs. 1-2 hrs.

MUSC 171P Applied Music Piano
Applied Music Piano: Private instruction for the first year of private collegiate study for students majoring in music or music concentrations only. Course fee may apply. Repeatable for a total of 14 hrs. 1-2 hrs.

MUSC 171S Applied Music Strings
Applied Music Strings: Private instruction for the first year of private collegiate study for students majoring in music or music concentrations only. Course fee may apply. Repeatable for a total of 14 hrs. 1-2 hrs.

MUSC 171V Applied Music Voice
Applied Music Voice: Private instruction for the first year of private collegiate study for students majoring in music or music concentrations only. Course fee may apply. Repeatable for a total of 14 hrs. 1-2 hrs.

MUSC 171W Applied Music Wind Instrument
Applied Music Wind Instrument: Private instruction for the first year of private collegiate study for students majoring in music or music concentrations only. Course fee may apply. Repeatable for a total of 14 hrs. 1-2 hrs.

MUSC 175 Voice Class
Voice Class: Two weekly sessions of 50 minutes each, in which students with little or no vocal training are instructed in the basic vocal principles, simple exercises and songs; regular practice is required. Open to all students; recommended for music therapy majors who will not study voice as the principal applied area. Should be taken as early as possible in the program of study. 1 hr.

MUSC 176 Voice Class
Voice Class: Two weekly sessions of 50 minutes each, in which students with little or no vocal training are instructed in the basic vocal principles, simple exercises and songs; regular practice is required. Open to all students; recommended for music therapy majors who will not study voice as the principal applied area. Should be taken as early as possible in the program of study. 1 hr.

MUSC 177 Symphonic Band
Symphonic Band: This ensemble is open to all Queens University of Charlotte students by permission of instructor. Repertoire will include standard band literature with a concert scheduled each semester. Repeatable for a total of 4 hrs. 1 hr.

MUSC 178 Symphonic Band
Symphonic Band: This ensemble is open to all Queens University of Charlotte students by permission of
instructor. Repertoire will include standard band literature with a concert scheduled each semester. Repeatable for a total of 4 hrs. 1 hr.

MUSC 179 Orchestra
Orchestra: This ensemble is open to all Queens University of Charlotte students by permission of
instructor. Repertoire will include literature for string orchestra with a concert scheduled each semester. Repeatable for a total of 4 hrs. 1 hr.

MUSC 180 Orchestra
Orchestra: This ensemble is open to all Queens University of Charlotte students by permission of
instructor. Repertoire will include literature for string orchestra with a concert scheduled each semester. Repeatable for a total of 4 hrs. 1 hr.

MUSC 181G Applied Music Guitar
Applied Music Guitar: Private instruction for the first year of private collegiate study for students majoring in music or music concentrations only. Course fee may apply. Repeatable for a total of 14 hrs. 1-2 hrs.

MUSC 181H Applied Music Harp
Applied Music Harp: Private instruction for the first year of private collegiate study for students majoring in music or music concentrations only. Course fee may apply. Repeatable for a total of 14 hrs. 1-2 hrs.

MUSC 181K Applied Music Klavier
Applied Music Klavier: Private instruction for the first year of private collegiate study for students majoring in music or music concentrations only. Course fee may apply. Repeatable for a total of 14 hrs. 1-2 hrs.

MUSC 181O Applied Music Organ
Applied Music Organ: Private instruction for the first year of private collegiate study for students majoring in music or music concentrations only. Course fee may apply. Repeatable for a total of 14 hrs. 1-2 hrs.

MUSC 181P Applied Music Piano
Applied Music Piano: Private instruction for the first year of private collegiate study for students majoring in music or music concentrations only. Repeatable for a total of 14 hrs. 1-2 hrs.

MUSC 181S Applied Music Strings
Applied Music Strings: Private instruction for the first year of private collegiate study for students majoring in music or music concentrations only. Course fee may apply. Repeatable for a total of 14 hrs. 1-2 hrs.

MUSC 181V Applied Music Voice
Applied Music Voice: Private instruction for the first year of private collegiate study for students majoring in music or music concentrations only. Course fee may apply. Repeatable for a total of 14 hrs. 1-2 hrs.

MUSC 181W Applied Music Wind Instrument
Applied Music Wind Instrument: Private instruction for the first year of private collegiate study for students majoring in music or music concentrations only. Course fee may apply. Repeatable for a total of 14 hrs. 1-2 hrs.

MUSC 185 Small Ensembles
Small Ensembles: Students must be proficient in their instrument to register for a small ensemble. Courses listed below may be repeated continuously for credit. (1) Small Ensemble: Accompanying or work, discussion and performance in chamber groups, sonatas, trios, quartets. (2) Piano Ensemble: Study and performance of duet and two piano literature with a member of the piano faculty. (3) Wind Ensemble: Study and/or performance of literature for woodwind and brass instruments. (4) Guitar
Ensemble: Study and/or performance of ensemble music for guitar. (5) Voice Ensemble: Study and/or performance of ensemble music for voice. (6) Flute Ensemble: Study and/or performance of ensemble music for flute. (7) Improvisational Experience: This course provides experience in live music-making forums under a variety of improvisational models. Students will increase their comfort level in playing their instruments both with and without music in front of them. Prerequisite: two semesters of applied lessons at the college level or permission of instructor. (This course is an elective and does not count for ensemble credit.) Repeatable for a total of 4 hrs. 1 hr.

MUSC 186 Small Ensembles
Small Ensembles: Students must be proficient in their instrument to register for a small ensemble. Courses listed below may be repeated continuously for credit. (1) Small Ensemble: Accompanying or work, discussion and performance in chamber groups, sonatas, trios, quartets. (2) Piano Ensemble: Study and performance of duet and two piano literature with a member of the piano faculty. (3) Wind Ensemble: Study and/or performance of literature for woodwind and brass instruments. (4) Guitar
Ensemble: Study and/or performance of ensemble music for guitars. (5) Voice Ensemble: Study and/or
performance of ensemble music for voice. (6) Flute Ensemble: Study and/or performance of ensemble music for flute. (7) Improvisational Experience: This course provides experience in live music-making forums under a variety of improvisational models. will increase their comfort level in playing their instruments both with and without music in front of them. Prerequisite: two semesters of applied lessons at the college level or permission of instructor. (This course is an elective and does not count for ensemble credit.) Repeatable for a total of 4 hrs. 1 hr.

MUSC 187 Queens Univ of Charlotte Chorale
Queens University of Charlotte Chorale: The choral ensemble that performs for major University concerts on campus. Open to all students who enjoy and are able to sing. Repertoire includes secular and sacred choral works from the fifteenth through the twentieth centuries. Course may be repeated continuously for credit. Repeatable for a total of 10 hrs. 1 hr.

MUSC 188 Queens Univ of Charlotte Chorale
Queens University of Charlotte Chorale: The choral ensemble that performs for major University concerts on campus. Open to all students who enjoy and are able to sing. Repertoire includes secular and sacred choral works from the fifteenth through the twentieth centuries. Course may be repeated continuously for credit. Repeatable for a total of 8 hrs. 1 hr.

MUSC 190 Opera Theatre
Opera Theatre: The Opera Theatre performs operas and musicals, both complete productions and scene work in a concert setting. The class is open to all students through auditions. Performances are scheduled during Term II. 1-3 hrs.

MUSC 191 Opera Theatre
Opera Theatre: The Opera Theatre performs operas and musicals, both complete productions and scene work in a concert setting. The class is open to all students through auditions. Performances are scheduled during Term II. 1-3 hrs.

MUSC 193 Royal Showstoppers
Royal Showstoppers: This ensemble will work from standard repertoire and perform at campus and
community events as needed for public relations and entertainment purposes to satisfy particular needs of the University. (This course is an elective and does not count for ensemble credit) Admission by audition only. Course may be repeated continuously for credit. Repeatable for a total of 5 hrs. 1 hr.

MUSC 194 Royal Showstoppers
Royal Showstoppers: This ensemble will work from standard repertoire and perform at campus and
community events as needed for public relations and entertainment purposes to satisfy particular needs of the University. (This course is an elective and does not count for ensemble credit) Admission by audition only. Course may be repeated continuously for credit. Repeatable for a total of 5 hrs. 1 hr.

MUSC 197 Queens Chamber Singers
Queens University of Charlotte Chamber Singers: A select chamber choral ensemble that performs for
University and community functions. Admission by audition only; repertoire includes secular and sacred choral works designed for smaller, chamber groups from the fifteenth through the twentieth centuries. Course may be repeated continuously for credit. Repeatable for a total of 5 hrs. 1 hr.

MUSC 198 Queens Chamber Singers
Queens University of Charlotte Chamber Singers: A select chamber choral ensemble that performs for
University and community functions. Admission by audition only; repertoire includes secular and sacred choral works designed for smaller, chamber groups from the fifteenth through the twentieth centuries. Course may be repeated continuously for credit. Repeatable for a total of 5 hrs. 1 hr.

MUSC 200 From Jazz to Rock 'N Roll
From Jazz to Rock 'N Roll: A survey of blues, jazz and rock 'n roll from the turn of the century to the last few decades of the 20th century. Important artists/composers will be studied and representative examples of the music will be experienced. 3 hrs.

MUSC 201 Intro to World Music
Introduction to World Music: This course introduces students to the music of 10-12 non-Western
countries/regions, their traditional instruments, a sample of musical events, and listening examples. Students also explore how music fits into each society and make comparisons to their own experiences. Students are taught the basic elements of Western music and given listening examples as a basis for comparison. Also included are experiences in other creative art forms of each country/region such as dance and visual art. Each section concludes with examples of music representing the fusion of each country/region and Western music. 3 hrs.

MUSC 202 History of Musical Theater
History of Musical Theater: This course introduces the elements of music and drama, different styles of dance and the various forms of musical dramas, which influenced the creation of musical theater in the early 20th Century. A survey of musicals, beginning with the landmark work, SHOWBOAT (Kern and Hammerstein), traces the various styles of musicals from the 1920s to modern day. Students are introduced to composers, lyricists and playwrights, who defined the evolution of musical theater. The course includes attending live productions. 3 hrs.

MUSC 203 Theory and Composition III
Theory and Composition III: Theory and Composition concludes the study of chromatic harmonies. Binary and ternary form and analysis is introduced, along with a study of basic homophonic forms including Sonata-Allegro, variation and song forms. The study of advanced compositional techniques and analysis of chormaticism within tonality is completed this semester. Prerequisite: MUSC 104. 3 hrs.

MUSC 204 Theory & Composition IV
Theory and Composition IV: Theory and Composition IV provides an introduction to twentieth century compositional styles and techniques. Specific elements studied include pitch-class collections, non-tonal scale structures, serial composition, 12-tone row matrix structures, 20th century metric structures, new approaches to traditional formal structures and analysis techniques of newly created musical forms. Prerequisite: MUSC 203. 3 hrs.

MUSC 207 Music in America
Music in America: A survey of music and musical practices in the United States from colonial times to the present, with particular emphasis on those inherent qualities which have permeated America's serious and popular music over the past three centuries. No musical background necessary. 3 hrs.

MUSC 213 Sight Singing & Ear Training III
Sight Singing and Ear Training III: Continued acquisition of skills, with the addition of secondary triads, cadential sixfour triads, chromatic passing notes, and the completion and review of sight singing exercises in all major and minor keys. Prerequisite: MUSC 114. Pass/No Record. 1 hr.

MUSC 214 Sight Singing & Ear Training IV
Sight Singing and Ear Training IV: Students will build onto their sight singing skills with the addition of altered syllables (full chromatic scale), modulation, rhythmic complexity, and melodic material from the twentieth century, including the jazz idiom. MUSC 213. Pass/No Record. 1 hr.

MUSC 215 Diction for Singers (Engl/Lat/Ital)
Diction for Singers (English/Latin/Italian): Two 50-minute periods weekly in which students are instructed in use of the International Phonetic Alphabet as well as the correct pronunciation of the English, Latin and Italian languages in relation to singing. Prerequisite: Previous vocal training or consent of the instructor. 1 hr.

MUSC 216 Diction for Singers (French/German)
Diction for Singers (French/German): Two 50-minute periods weekly in which students are instructed in the correct pronunciation of the French and German languages in relation to singing. Prerequisite: MUSC 215. 1 hr.

MUSC 271G Applied Music-Guitar
Applied Music-Guitar: Private instruction for the second year of private collegiate study for students majoring in music or music concentrations only. Prerequisite: MUSC 181 or permission of the instructor. Course fee may apply. Repeatable for a total of 14 hrs. 1-2 hrs.

MUSC 271H Applied Music - Harp
Applied Music-Harp: Private instruction for the second year of private collegiate study for students majoring in music or music concentrations only. Course fee may apply. Prerequisite: MUSC 181 or permission of the instructor. Repeatable for a total of 14 hrs. 1-2 hrs.

MUSC 271K Applied Music - Klavier
Applied Music - Klavier: Private instruction for the second year of private collegiate study for students majoring in music or music concentrations only. Course fee may apply. Prerequisite: MUSC 181 or permission of the instructor. Repeatable for a total of 14 hrs. 1-2 hrs.

MUSC 271O Applied Music - Organ
Applied Music - Organ: Private instruction for the second year of private collegiate study for students majoring in music or music concentrations only. Prerequisite: MUSC 181 or permission of the instructor. Repeatable for a total of 14 hrs. 1-2 hrs.

MUSC 271P Applied Music - Piano
Applied Music - Piano: Private instruction for the second year of private collegiate study for students majoring in music or music concentrations only. Course fee may apply. Prerequisite: MUSC 181 or permission of the instructor. Repeatable for a total of 14 hrs. 1-2 hrs.

MUSC 271S Applied Music - Strings
Applied Music - Strings: Private instruction for the second year of private collegiate study for students majoring in music or music concentrations only. Course fee may apply. Prerequisite: MUSC 181 or permission of the instructor. Repeatable for a total of 14 hrs. 1-2 hrs.

MUSC 271V Applied Music - Voice
Applied Music - Voice: Private instruction for the second year of private collegiate study for students majoring in music or music concentrations only. Course fee may apply. Prerequisite: MUSC 181 or permission of the instructor. Repeatable for a total of 14 hrs. 1-2 hrs.

MUSC 271W Applied Music-Wind Instrument
Applied Music - Wind Instrument: Private instruction for the second year of private collegiate study for students majoring in music or music concentrations only. Course fee may apply. Prerequisite: MUSC 181 or permission of the instructor. Repeatable for a total of 14 hrs. 1-2 hrs.

MUSC 281G Applied Music Guitar
Applied Music Guitar: Private instruction for the second year of private collegiate study for students majoring in music or music concentrations only. Course fee may apply. Prerequisite: MUSC 181 or permission of the instructor. Repeatable for a total of 14 hrs. 1-2 hrs.

MUSC 281H Applied Music Harp
Applied Music Harp: Private instruction for the second year of private collegiate study for students majoring in music or music concentrations only. Course fee may apply. Prerequisite: MUSC 181 or permission of the instructor. Repeatable for a total of 14 hrs. 1-2 hrs.

MUSC 281K Applied Music Harpsichord
Applied Music Harpsichord: Private instruction for the second year of private collegiate study for students majoring in music or music concentrations only. Course fee may apply. Prerequisite: MUSC 181 or permission of the instructor. Repeatable for a total of 14 hrs. 1-2 hrs.

MUSC 281O Applied Music Organ
Applied Music Organ: Private instruction for the second year of private collegiate study for students majoring in music or music concentrations only. Course fee may apply. Prerequisite: MUSC 181 or permission of the instructor. Repeatable for a total of 14 hrs. 1-2 hrs.

MUSC 281P Applied Music Piano
Applied Music Piano: Private instruction for the second year of private collegiate study for students majoring in music or music concentrations only. Course fee may apply. Prerequisite: MUSC 181 or permission of the instructor. Repeatable for a total of 14 hrs. 1-2 hrs.

MUSC 281S Applied Music Strings
Applied Music Strings: Private instruction for the second year of private collegiate study for students majoring in music or music concentrations only. Course fee may apply. Prerequisite: MUSC 181 or permission of the instructor. Repeatable for a total of 14 hrs. 1-2 hrs.

MUSC 281V Applied Music Voice
Applied Music Voice: Private instruction for the second year of private collegiate study for students majoring in music or music concentrations only. Course fee may apply. Prerequisite: MUSC 181 or permission of the instructor. Repeatable for a total of 14 hrs. 1-2 hrs.

MUSC 281W Applied Music Wind Instrument
Applied Music Wind Instrument: Private instruction for the second year of private collegiate study for students majoring in music or music concentrations only. Course fee may apply. Prerequisite: MUSC 181 or permission of the instructor. Repeatable for a total of 14 hrs. 1-2 hrs.

MUSC 310 Conducting
Conducting: A course designed to develop conducting skills appropriate to the performance of instrumental and choral music. Basic skills covered include the negotiation of various patterns, preparatory beats, cues, releases, etc. Prerequisite: MUSC 114. 2 hrs.

MUSC 313 Piano Pedagogy and Literature I
Piano Pedagogy and Literature I: A survey and evaluation of piano methods and literature for use in teaching beginning, intermediate, and advanced students. Students will observe the teaching styles of several professional piano teachers. 3 hrs.

MUSC 321 Music History and Literature I
Music History and Literature I: An historical survey of music from ancient times to the end of the Baroque Era (1750). Designed to develop a perspective of the development of music in its social-cultural context, a repertory of representative works and composers, and a technique for listening analytically and critically. Required for music majors. Non-majors by permission only. 3 hrs.

MUSC 322 Music History and Literature II
Music History and Literature II: Continuation of MUSC 321, covering the period from 1750 to the present. Required for music majors. This course fulfills the Writing Intensive requirement for the Music Major. Non-majors by permission only. 3 hrs.

MUSC 324 Vocal Pedagogy and Literature I
Vocal Pedagogy and Literature I: The study of diction, its application to teaching vocal techniques; survey, evaluation, and examination of vocal literature for elementary and advanced students. Prerequisites: Permission of the instructor and one year of college-level vocal instruction. 3 hrs.

MUSC 350 Independent Study
Independent Study: Students who have shown a particular interest in some phase of music may pursue
this interest under the guidance of an appointed faculty member. Prerequisite: Permission of the department, junior or senior standing, and at least a B average in all music studies taken at Queens University of Charlotte. 1-3 hrs.

MUSC 355 Topics: Music History & Literature
Topics: Music History and Literature: An in-depth study of a specific musical era or genre. Significant developments, genres and composers will be studied from the social and cultural context. 3 hrs.

MUSC 371G Applied Music Guitar
Applied Music Guitar: Private instruction for the third year of private collegiate study for students majoring in music or music concentrations only. Prerequisite: MUSC 281 or permission of the instructor. Course fee may apply. Repeatable for a total of 14 hrs. 1-2 hrs.

MUSC 371H Applied Music Harp
Applied Music Harp: Private instruction for the third year of private collegiate study for students majoring in music or music concentrations only. Course fee may apply. Prerequisite: MUSC 281 or permission of the instructor. Repeatable for a total of 14 hrs. 1-2 hrs.

MUSC 371O Applied Music Organ
Applied Music Organ: Private instruction for the third year of private collegiate study for students majoring in music or music concentrations only. Course fee may apply. Prerequisite: MUSC 281 or permission of the instructor. Repeatable for a total of 14 hrs. 1-2 hrs.

MUSC 371P Applied Music Piano
Applied Music Piano: Private instruction for the third year of private collegiate study for students majoring in music or music concentrations only. Course fee may apply. Prerequisite: MUSC 281 or permission of the instructor. Repeatable for a total of 14 hrs. 1-2 hrs.

MUSC 371S Applied Music Strings
Applied Music Strings: Private instruction for the third year of private collegiate study for students majoring in music or music concentrations only. Course fee may apply. Prerequisite: MUSC 281 or permission of the instructor. Repeatable for a total of 14 hrs. 1-2 hrs.

MUSC 371V Applied Music Voice
Applied Music Voice: Private instruction for the third year of private collegiate study for students majoring in music or music concentrations only. Prerequisite: MUSC 281 or permission of the instructor. Repeatable for a total of 14 hrs. 1-2 hrs.

MUSC 371W Applied Music Wind Instrument
Applied Music Wind Instrument: Private instruction for the third year of private collegiate study for students majoring in music or music concentrations only. Course fee may apply. Prerequisite: MUSC 281 or permission of the instructor. Repeatable for a total of 14 hrs. 1-2 hrs.

MUSC 381G Applied Music Guitar
Applied Music Guitar: Private instruction for the third year of private collegiate study for students majoring in music or music concentrations only. Course fee may apply. Prerequisite: MUSC 281 or permission of the instructor. Repeatable for a total of 14 hrs. 1-2 hrs.

MUSC 381H Applied Music Harp
Applied Music Harp: Private instruction for the third year of private collegiate study for students majoring in music or music concentrations only. Course fee may apply. Prerequisite: MUSC 281 or permission of the instructor. Repeatable for a total of 14 hrs. 1-2 hrs.

MUSC 381O Applied Music Organ
Applied Music Organ: Private instruction for the third year of private collegiate study for students majoring in music or music concentrations only. Prerequisite: MUSC 281 or permission of the instructor. Repeatable for a total of 14 hrs. 1-2 hrs.

MUSC 381P Applied Music Piano
Applied Music Piano: Private instruction for the third year of private collegiate study for students majoring in music or music concentrations only. Course fee may apply. Prerequisite: MUSC 281 or permission of the instructor. Repeatable for a total of 14 hrs. 1-2 hrs.

MUSC 381S Applied Music Strings
Applied Music Strings: Private instruction for the third year of private collegiate study for students majoring in music or music concentrations only. Course fee may apply. Prerequisite: MUSC 281 or permission of the instructor. Repeatable for a total of 14 hrs. 1-2 hrs.

MUSC 381V Applied Music Voice
Applied Music Voice: Private instruction for the third year of private collegiate study for students majoring in music or music concentrations only. Course fee may apply. Prerequisite: MUSC 281 or permission of the instructor. Repeatable for a total of 14 hrs. 1-2 hrs.

MUSC 381W Applied Music Wind Instrument
Applied Music Wind Instrument: Private instruction for the third year of private collegiate study for students majoring in music or music concentrations only. Course fee may apply. Prerequisite: MUSC 281 or permission of the instructor. Repeatable for a total of 14 hrs. 1-2 hrs.

MUSC 390 Opera Workshop II
Opera Workshop II: This course is an upper class level of MUSC 190. Repeatable for a total of 21 hrs. 1-3 hrs.

MUSC 391 Opera Workshop
Opera Workshop: This course is an upper class level of MUSC 191. Repeatable for a total of 21 hrs. 1-3 hrs.

MUSC 395 Functional Piano Class I
Functional Piano Class I: Includes procedures and skills for proficiency in reading, harmonization and transposition at sight as well as experience in accompanying. Open to any student with sufficient background, but designed particularly for students majoring in music therapy. The class meets for two 50-minute sessions each week. Students may exempt this course by passing an examination. This course must be repeated until required skills are mastered. Prerequisite: Sufficient background in keyboard skills, as determined by the instructor. Prerequisite: Piano Proficiency Exam Parts I and II. Repeatable for a total of 20 hrs. 1 hr.

MUSC 396 Functional Piano Class II
Functional Piano Class II: A continuation of Music 395, this course is especially important to the music therapy student. Special emphasis is placed on creativity and improvisation, including the ability to compose original melodies, accompaniments and short pieces extemporaneously in a variety of moods and styles, vocally and instrumentally. A proficiency exam is given at the end of MUSC 396. Repeatable for a total of 20 hrs. 1 hr.

MUSC 399 Half Recital
Half Recital: The preparation and performance of a half recital in the major instrument. A performance examination must be passed at least 30 days before the scheduled day of performance. See the Music Department Handbook for program/recording fee. Pass/Fail. Repeatable for a total of 20 hrs. 1 hr.

MUSC 400 Senior Recital
Senior Recital: The preparation and performance of a full public solo recital in the major instrument. A performance examination must be passed at least 30 days before the scheduled day of performance. See the Music Department Handbook for program/recording fee. Pass/Fail. Repeatable for a total of 40 hrs. 2 hrs.

MUSC 455 Seminar in Applied Analysis
Seminar in Applied Analysis: Independent study and analysis of compositional techniques and formal styles of compositions studied in music literature and applied music classes. Prerequisites: MUSC 204, MUSC 321, and MUSC 322. 3 hrs.

MUSC 471G Applied Music - Guitar
Applied Music - Guitar: Private instruction for the fourth year of private collegiate study for students majoring in music or music concentrations only. Course fee may apply. Prerequisite: MUSC 381 or permission of the instructor. Repeatable for a total of 14 hrs. 1-2 hrs.

MUSC 471H Applied Music - Harp
Applied Music - Harp: Private instruction for the fourth year of private collegiate study for students majoring in music or music concentrations only. Course fee may apply. Prerequisite: MUSC 381 or permission of the instructor. Repeatable for a total of 14 hrs. 1-2 hrs.

MUSC 471O Applied Music - Organ
Applied Music - Organ: Private instruction for the fourth year of private collegiate study for students majoring in music or music concentrations only. Course fee may apply. Prerequisite: MUSC 381 or permission of the instructor. Repeatable for a total of 14 hrs. 1-2 hrs.

MUSC 471P Applied Music - Piano
Applied Music - Piano: Private instruction for the fourth year of private collegiate study for students majoring in music or music concentrations only. Course fee may apply. Prerequisite: MUSC 381 or permission of the instructor. Repeatable for a total of 14 hrs. 1-2 hrs.

MUSC 471S Applied Music - Strings
Applied Music - Strings: Private instruction for the fourth year of private collegiate study for students majoring in music or music concentrations only. Course fee may apply. Prerequisite: MUSC 381 or permission of the instructor. Repeatable for a total of 14 hrs. 1-2 hrs.

MUSC 471V Applied Music - Voice
Applied Music - Voice: Private instruction for the fourth year of private collegiate study for students majoring in music or music concentrations only. Course fee may apply. Prerequisite: MUSC 381 or permission of the instructor. Repeatable for a total of 14 hrs. 1-2 hrs.

MUSC 471W Applied Music - Wind Instrument
Applied Music - Wind Instrument: Private instruction for the fourth year of private collegiate study for students majoring in music or music concentrations only. Course fee may apply. Prerequisite: MUSC 381 or permission of the instructor. Repeatable for a total of 14 hrs. 1-2 hrs.

MUSC 481G Applied Music Guitar
Applied Music Guitar: Private instruction for the fourth year of private collegiate study for students majoring in music or music concentrations only. Course fee may apply. Prerequisite: MUSC 381 or permission of the instructor. Repeatable for a total of 14 hrs. 1-2 hrs.

MUSC 481H Applied Music Harp
Applied Music Harp: Private instruction for the fourth year of private collegiate study for students majoring in music or music concentrations only. Course fee may apply. Prerequisite: MUSC 381 or permission of the instructor. Repeatable for a total of 14 hrs. 1-2 hrs.

MUSC 481O Applied Music Organ
Applied Music Organ: Private instruction for the fourth year of private collegiate study for students majoring in music or music concentrations only. Course fee may apply. Prerequisite: MUSC 381 or permission of the instructor. Repeatable for a total of 14 hrs. 1-2 hrs.

MUSC 481P Applied Music Piano
Applied Music Piano: Private instruction for the fourth year of private collegiate study for students majoring in music or music concentrations only. Course fee may apply. Prerequisite: MUSC 381 or permission of the instructor. Repeatable for a total of 14 hrs. 1-2 hrs.

MUSC 481S Applied Music Strings
Applied Music Strings: Private instruction for the fourth year of private collegiate study for students majoring in music or music concentrations only. Course fee may apply. Prerequisite: MUSC 381 or permission of the instructor. Repeatable for a total of 14 hrs. 1-2 hrs.

MUSC 481V Applied Music Voice
Applied Music Voice: Private instruction for the fourth year of private collegiate study for students majoring in music or music concentrations only. Prerequisite: MUSC 381 or permission of the instructor. Repeatable for a total of 14 hrs. 1-2 hrs.

MUSC 481W Applied Music Wind Instruments
Applied Music Wind Instruments: Private instruction for the fourth year of private collegiate study for students majoring in music or music concentrations only. Course fee may apply. Prerequisite: MUSC 381 or permission of the instructor. Repeatable for a total of 14 hrs. 1-2 hrs.

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