May 18, 2022  
2020-2021 Academic Catalog 
    
2020-2021 Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

MUSI 260 - Basic Conducting

2 CR
The course develops the fundamental skills necessary for conducting, including beat patterns; use of left-hand gestures for attack, release, etc.; and score preparation and reading. Students will conduct both in the classroom and in sessions with the college ensembles.

General Education Requirement: Effective Communication - Applied Core
Course Learning Outcomes:
  1. Identify, and demonstrate listening and aural skill mastery in the basic areas of the musical language.
  2. Demonstrate a working vocabulary of musical terminology.
  3. Demonstrate the ability to identify all notes within a major and minor scale.
  4. Demonstrate through performance the basic ability to sight-read music.
  5. Demonstrate and articulate appropriate practice and performance techniques.