May 23, 2022  
2021-2022 Endicott College Academic Catalog 
  
2021-2022 Endicott College Academic Catalog

MUS 114 - Chamber Ensemble


FA/SP
The course includes maturity of classical styles and repertoire in the structure of a chamber ensemble. Duos, trios, quartets, and quintets are formed depending on available players. Students develop musicianship skills, including instrumental methods and small group recital expertise. Participants perform arrangements in a variety of classical styles, by historical and contemporary composers. Biweekly rehearsals culminate in performances. The ensembles rehearse a minimum of two times per week in addition to scheduled class times and is coached by a faculty member. The faculty member establishes the number of performances when the group is formed. Satisfies Aesthetic Awareness and Creative Expression General Education Requirement. May be repeated up to eight semesters for credit. Only three credits of this course can be applied toward the General Education elective requirement.

(Cr: 1)