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2015-2016 Undergraduate Catalog 
2015-2016 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

MUS 180 - Improvisation

Students learn and practice melodic and harmonic approaches to improvisation, focusing on development of technical skills. The course utilizes a studio performance methodology, in which participants learn to design, implement, and practice improvisations. Studio work is complemented with analysis of works from various cultures. No prior experience in improvisation is needed, while experienced players increase skill levels.

Prerequisites & Notes
Basic proficiency in music reading, playing an instrument or singing.

(Cr: 3)