Courses

MU 100  Music Appreciation (GT-AH1)  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Course Description: Survey of music from a wide range of periods and styles.
Prerequisite: None.
Registration Information: Previous musical training not necessary. Sections may be offered: Online.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: Yes.
Additional Information: Arts & Humanities 3B, Arts & Expression (GT-AH1).

MU 110  Music and Technology  Credits: 3 (2-1-0)

Course Description: Historical and cultural perspectives on the role of technology in music combined with applied skills in digital music production.
Prerequisite: None.
Registration Information: Must register for lecture and laboratory.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.
Additional Information: Arts & Humanities 3B.

MU 111  Music Theory Fundamentals (GT-AH1)  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Course Description: Basic visual and aural fundamentals of music including intervals, scales, key and time signatures, chord construction, basic harmony, melodic writing.
Prerequisite: None.
Registration Information: For non-music majors and majors needing basic skills.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: Yes.
Additional Information: Arts & Humanities 3B, Arts & Expression (GT-AH1).

MU 117  Music Theory I  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Course Description: Introduction to diatonic harmony, harmonic analysis, and part-writing/counterpoint.
Prerequisite: None.
Registration Information: Must satisfactorily complete placement exam.
Term Offered: Fall.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 118  Music Theory II  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Course Description: Four-part diatonic writing; diatonic sequences and related linear techniques; diatonic modulation.
Prerequisite: MU 117.
Term Offered: Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 127  Aural Skills I  Credit: 1 (0-2-0)

Course Description: Introduction to aural skills, including melodic dictation (one- and two-part), diatonic harmonic dictation; rhythmic dictation in simple and compound meters; prepared singing and sight singing.
Prerequisite: None.
Registration Information: Must have concurrent registration in MU 117.
Term Offered: Fall.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 128  Aural Skills II  Credit: 1 (0-2-0)

Course Description: Further introduction to aural skills, including melodic dictation (one- and two-part), diatonic harmonic dictation; rhythmic dictation in simple and compound meters; prepared singing and sight singing in new clefs.
Prerequisite: MU 127.
Registration Information: Must have concurrent registration in MU 118.
Term Offered: Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 131  Introduction to Music History and Literature (GT-AH1)  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Course Description: Landmarks of music history and literature from 1300 to the present.
Prerequisite: None.
Term Offered: Fall. Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.
Additional Information: Arts & Humanities 3B, Arts & Expression (GT-AH1).

MU 132  Exploring World Music  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Course Description: Global aspects of music and its meaning with connections to the environment, sound, and world cultures.
Prerequisite: None.
Registration Information: Sections may be offered: Online. Credit not allowed for both MU 132 and MU 380A4.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.
Additional Information: Global & Cultural Awareness 3E.

MU 150  Piano Class I  Credit: 1 (0-2-0)

Course Description: Basic piano technique; keyboard harmony.
Prerequisite: None.
Registration Information: Required of all Bachelor of Music majors, except those in the piano or organ performance option. May test out if adequate keyboard skills.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 151A  Piano Class II: Music Educators  Credit: 1 (0-2-0)

Course Description: Intermediate piano skills for music education.
Prerequisite: MU 150.
Registration Information: Credit allowed for only one of the following: MU 151, MU 151A or MU 151B.
Term Offered: Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 151B  Piano Class II: Performance, Composition, and General Studies  Credit: 1 (0-2-0)

Course Description: Intermediate Piano Skills for performance, composition, and general studies students.
Prerequisite: MU 150.
Registration Information: Credit allowed for only one of the following: MU 151, MU 151A or MU 151B.
Term Offered: Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 152  Piano Skills for Choral Directors  Credit: 1 (0-2-0)

Course Description: Advanced piano skills necessary for choral directing and accompaniment.
Prerequisite: MU 151A.
Term Offered: Spring.
Grade Mode: S/U Sat/Unsat Only.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 153  Piano Skills for Music Therapists  Credit: 1 (0-2-0)

Course Description: Practical application of functional piano skills for clinical music therapists.
Prerequisite: None.
Term Offered: Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 154  Jazz Piano Class  Credit: 1 (0-2-0)

Course Description: Basic jazz piano skills that serve as the foundation for a jazz pianist or composer.
Prerequisite: None.
Term Offered: Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 155  Guitar Class I  Credits: 2 (2-0-0)

Course Description: Fundamental techniques for guitar emphasizing chord study and related literature.
Prerequisite: None.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 156  Guitar Class II  Credits: 2 (2-0-0)

Course Description: Fundamentals of guitar emphasizing solo literature and accompaniment.
Prerequisite: MU 155.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 157  Voice Class I  Credits: 2 (2-0-0)

Course Description: Techniques of singing, emphasizing posture, breathing, tone production and diction, as applied to song literature.
Prerequisite: None.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 158  Voice Class II  Credits: 2 (2-0-0)

Course Description: Techniques of singing, emphasizing resonance, articulation, projection, and repertoire.
Prerequisite: MU 157.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 172A  Freshman Voice Studio: English/Italian  Credits: 2 (1-2-0)

Course Description: Applied voice study and English/Italian diction in a group setting for freshman voice majors.
Prerequisite: None.
Registration Information: Concurrent registration in any music ensemble. Must register for lecture and laboratory.
Term Offered: Fall.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 172B  Freshman Voice Studio: German, French  Credits: 2 (1-2-0)

Course Description: Applied voice study and German/French diction in a group setting for freshman voice majors.
Prerequisite: None.
Registration Information: Concurrent registration in any music ensemble.
Term Offered: Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 201  Men's Chorus  Credit: 1 (0-3-0)

Course Description: Rehearsal and performance of a variety of types and styles of music for men's voices.
Prerequisite: None.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 202  University Chorus  Credit: 1 (0-3-0)

Course Description: Rehearsal and performance of a variety of types and styles of music for mixed voices.
Prerequisite: None.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Instructor Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 204  Marching Band  Credit: 1 (0-5-0)

Course Description: Marching routines utilizing popular and jazz musical idioms with performances at all home football games and other athletic events.
Prerequisite: None.
Registration Information: Required field trips.
Term Offered: Fall.
Grade Mode: Instructor Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 205  Concert Band  Credit: 1 (0-3-0)

Course Description: Rehearsal and performance of basic concert band literature.
Prerequisite: None.
Term Offered: Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 206  Colorado State University Concert Orchestra  Credit: 1 (0-3-0)

Course Description: Performance opportunity for music majors and non music majors to perform standard orchestral literature.
Prerequisite: None.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 217  Music Theory III  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Course Description: Introduction to chromatic harmony; analysis of small forms.
Prerequisite: MU 118.
Term Offered: Fall.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 218  Music Theory IV  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Course Description: Introduction to sonata form analysis; Introduction to post-tonal music analysis.
Prerequisite: MU 217.
Term Offered: Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 225  Jazz Theory  Credits: 2 (2-0-0)

Course Description: Music theory as it pertains to the jazz idiom; the aural language of jazz.
Prerequisite: MU 118.
Term Offered: Fall.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 227  Aural Skills III  Credit: 1 (0-2-0)

Course Description: Intermediate aural skills, including dictation of chromatic melodies (one- and two-part), diatonic harmonic dictation with chromatic embellishments; rhythmic dictation in simple and compound meters; prepared singing and sight singing in new clefs.
Prerequisite: MU 128.
Registration Information: Must have concurrent registration in MU 217.
Term Offered: Fall.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 228  Aural Skills IV  Credit: 1 (0-2-0)

Course Description: Advanced aural skills for chromatic music; chromatic and atonal melodic dictation; modulating harmonic dictation and atonal pitch patterns; rhythmic dictation of techniques from music since 1900; prepared singing and sight singing of chromatic and atonal melodies.
Prerequisite: MU 227.
Registration Information: Must have concurrent registration in MU 218.
Term Offered: Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 230  Music of Black Americans  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Course Description: Music indigenous to or composed by Black Americans.
Prerequisite: None.
Term Offered: Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 231  Women in Music  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Course Description: Examination of the role of women in music from historical and societal perspectives.
Prerequisite: None.
Term Offered: Fall.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 241  Introduction to Music Therapy  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Course Description: Overview of music therapy, related helping professions, and problems in human functioning; emphasizes basic skills for managing behavior problems.
Prerequisite: None.
Term Offered: Fall.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 250  Music Therapy Practice  Credits: 3 (2-2-0)

Course Description: Development of fundamental interactive and professional skills used in music therapy practice.
Prerequisite: None.
Registration Information: Must register for lecture and laboratory.
Term Offered: Fall.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 251  Voice Techniques  Credit: 1 (0-2-0)

Course Description: Basic voice production, exercises, materials and methods for teaching, including child and adolescent voice concerns.
Prerequisite: None.
Registration Information: Instrumental music education majors only.
Term Offered: Fall.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 252A  Instrumental Techniques: Brass  Credits: 2 (1-2-0)

Course Description: Tone production, tuning, fingerings, care, materials, and teaching methods for brass instruments.
Prerequisite: None.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 252B  Instrumental Techniques: Woodwinds  Credits: 2 (1-2-0)

Course Description: Tone production, tuning, fingerings, care, materials, and teaching methods for woodwind instruments.
Prerequisite: None.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 252C  Instrumental Techniques: Strings  Credit: 1 (0-2-0)

Course Description: Tone production, tuning, fingerings, care, materials, and teaching methods for string instruments.
Prerequisite: None.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 252D  Instrumental Techniques: Percussion  Credit: 1 (0-2-0)

Course Description: Tone production, tuning, fingerings, care, materials, and teaching methods for percussion instruments.
Prerequisite: None.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 254  Beginning Conducting  Credits: 2 (2-0-0)

Course Description: Basic conducting patterns and techniques.
Prerequisite: MU 117.
Term Offered: Fall.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 265A  Singers Diction: German/English  Credit: 1 (0-2-0)

Course Description: Spring (even years). Pronunciation of each language for singing; basic vocabulary from song poetry of each language; use of the International Phonetic Alphabet.
Prerequisite: None.
Term Offered: Spring (even years).
Pronunciation of each language for singing; basic vocabulary from song poetry of each language; use of the International Phonetic Alphabet.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 265B  Singers Diction: French/Italian  Credit: 1 (0-2-0)

Course Description: Spring (odd years). Prerequisite: MU 265A. Pronunciation of each language for singing, basic vocabulary from song poetry of each language, use of the International Phonetic Alphabet.
Prerequisite: MU 265A.
Terms Offered: Spring (odd years).
Prerequisite: MU 265A.
Pronunciation of each language for singing, basic vocabulary from song poetry of each language, use of the International Phonetic Alphabet.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 272A  Applied Music Instruction: Euphonium  Credits: Var[1-2] (0-0-0)

Course Description: One or two half-hour lessons per week and one hour weekly performance class.
Prerequisite: None.
Registration Information: Concurrent registration in any music ensemble. May be repeated up to 9 times for credit.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 272B  Applied Music Instruction: French Horn  Credits: Var[1-2] (0-0-0)

Course Description: One or two half-hour lessons per week and one hour weekly performance class.
Prerequisite: None.
Registration Information: Concurrent registration in any music ensemble. May be repeated up to 9 times for credit.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 272C  Applied Music Instruction: Trombone  Credits: Var[1-2] (0-0-0)

Course Description: One or two half-hour lessons per week and one hour weekly performance class.
Prerequisite: None.
Registration Information: Concurrent registration in any music ensemble. May be repeated up to 9 times for credit.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 272D  Applied Music Instruction: Trumpet  Credits: Var[1-2] (0-0-0)

Course Description: One or two half-hour lessons per week and one hour weekly performance class.
Prerequisite: None.
Registration Information: Concurrent registration in any music ensemble. May be repeated up to 9 times for credit.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 272E  Applied Music Instruction: Tuba  Credits: Var[1-2] (0-0-0)

Course Description: One or two half-hour lessons per week and one hour weekly performance class.
Prerequisite: None.
Registration Information: Concurrent registration in any music ensemble. May be repeated up to 9 times for credit.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 272G  Applied Music Instruction: Harpsichord  Credits: Var[1-2] (0-0-0)

Course Description: One or two half-hour lessons per week and one hour weekly performance class.
Prerequisite: None.
Registration Information: Concurrent registration in any music ensemble. May be repeated up to 9 times for credit.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 272H  Applied Music Instruction: Organ  Credits: Var[1-2] (0-0-0)

Course Description: One or two half-hour lessons per week and one hour weekly performance class.
Prerequisite: None.
Registration Information: Concurrent registration in any music ensemble. May be repeated up to 9 times for credit.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 272I  Applied Music Instruction: Piano  Credits: Var[1-2] (0-0-0)

Course Description: One or two half-hour lessons per week and one hour weekly performance class.
Prerequisite: None.
Registration Information: Concurrent registration in any music ensemble. May be repeated up to 9 times for credit.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 272J  Applied Music Instruction: Percussion  Credits: Var[1-2] (0-0-0)

Course Description: One or two half-hour lessons per week and one hour weekly performance class.
Prerequisite: None.
Registration Information: Concurrent registration in any music ensemble. May be repeated up to 9 times for credit.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 272K  Applied Music Instruction: Guitar  Credits: Var[1-2] (0-0-0)

Course Description: One or two half-hour lessons per week and one hour weekly performance class.
Prerequisite: None.
Registration Information: Concurrent registration in any music ensemble. May be repeated up to 9 times for credit.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 272L  Applied Music Instruction: Harp  Credits: Var[1-2] (0-0-0)

Course Description: One or two half-hour lessons per week and one hour weekly performance class.
Prerequisite: None.
Registration Information: Concurrent registration in any music ensemble. May be repeated up to 9 times for credit.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 272M  Applied Music Instruction: String Bass  Credits: Var[1-2] (0-0-0)

Course Description: One or two half-hour lessons per week and one hour weekly performance class.
Prerequisite: None.
Registration Information: Concurrent registration in any music ensemble. May be repeated up to 9 times for credit.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 272N  Applied Music Instruction: Viola  Credits: Var[1-2] (0-0-0)

Course Description: One or two half-hour lessons per week and one hour weekly performance class.
Prerequisite: None.
Registration Information: Concurrent registration in any music ensemble. May be repeated up to 9 times for credit.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 272O  Applied Music Instruction: Violin  Credits: Var[1-2] (0-0-0)

Course Description: One or two half-hour lessons per week and one hour weekly performance class.
Prerequisite: None.
Registration Information: Concurrent registration in any music ensemble. May be repeated up to 9 times for credit.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 272P  Applied Music Instruction: Violoncello  Credits: Var[1-2] (0-0-0)

Course Description: One or two half-hour lessons per week and one hour weekly performance class.
Prerequisite: None.
Registration Information: Concurrent registration in any music ensemble. May be repeated up to 9 times for credit.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 272Q  Applied Music Instruction: Voice  Credits: Var[1-2] (0-0-0)

Course Description: One or two half-hour lessons per week and one hour weekly performance class.
Prerequisite: None.
Registration Information: Concurrent registration in any music ensemble. May be repeated up to 9 times for credit.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 272R  Applied Music Instruction: Bassoon  Credits: Var[1-2] (0-0-0)

Course Description: One or two half-hour lessons per week and one hour weekly performance class.
Prerequisite: None.
Registration Information: Concurrent registration in any music ensemble. May be repeated up to 9 times for credit.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 272S  Applied Music Instruction: Clarinet  Credits: Var[1-2] (0-0-0)

Course Description: One or two half-hour lessons per week and one hour weekly performance class.
Prerequisite: None.
Registration Information: Concurrent registration in any music ensemble. May be repeated up to 9 times for credit.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 272T  Applied Music Instruction: Flute  Credits: Var[1-2] (0-0-0)

Course Description: One or two half-hour lessons per week and one hour weekly performance class.
Prerequisite: None.
Registration Information: Concurrent registration in any music ensemble. May be repeated up to 9 times for credit.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 272U  Applied Music Instruction: Oboe  Credits: Var[1-2] (0-0-0)

Course Description: One or two half-hour lessons per week and one hour weekly performance class.
Prerequisite: None.
Registration Information: Concurrent registration in any music ensemble. May be repeated up to 9 times for credit.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 272V  Applied Music Instruction: Saxophone (Alto)  Credits: Var[1-2] (0-0-0)

Course Description: One or two half-hour lessons per week and one hour weekly performance class.
Prerequisite: None.
Registration Information: Concurrent registration in any music ensemble. May be repeated up to 9 times for credit.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 273  Composition Instruction  Credits: Var[1-2] (0-0-0)

Course Description:
Prerequisite: MU 118 and MU 131.
Registration Information: One or two half-hour lessons per week.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 274A  Applied Jazz Instruction: Piano  Credits: Var[1-2] (0-0-0)

Course Description: Private jazz instruction covering jazz improvisation and style, including articulation and phrasing.
Prerequisite: None.
Registration Information: Written consent of instructor. May be repeated up to 9 times for credit.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 274B  Applied Jazz Instruction: String Bass  Credits: Var[1-2] (0-0-0)

Course Description: Private jazz instruction covering jazz improvisation and style, including articulation and phrasing.
Prerequisite: None.
Registration Information: Written consent of instructor. May be repeated up to 9 times for credit.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 274C  Applied Jazz Instruction: Trombone  Credits: Var[1-2] (0-0-0)

Course Description: Private jazz instruction covering jazz improvisation and style, including articulation and phrasing.
Prerequisite: None.
Registration Information: Written consent of instructor. May be repeated up to 9 times for credit.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 274D  Applied Jazz Instruction: Trumpet  Credits: Var[1-2] (0-0-0)

Course Description: Private jazz instruction covering jazz improvisation and style, including articulation and phrasing.
Prerequisite: None.
Registration Information: Written consent of instructor. May be repeated up to 9 times for credit.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 274E  Applied Jazz Instruction: Percussion  Credits: Var[1-2] (0-0-0)

Course Description: Private jazz instruction covering jazz improvisation and style, including articulation and phrasing.
Prerequisite: None.
Registration Information: Written consent of instructor. May be repeated up to 9 times for credit.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 274F  Applied Jazz Instruction: Saxophone  Credits: Var[1-2] (0-0-0)

Course Description: Private jazz instruction covering jazz improvisation and style, including articulation and phrasing.
Prerequisite: None.
Registration Information: Written consent of instructor. May be repeated up to 9 times for credit.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 274G  Applied Jazz Instruction: Guitar  Credits: Var[1-2] (0-0-0)

Course Description: Private jazz instruction covering jazz improvisation and style, including articulation and phrasing.
Prerequisite: None.
Registration Information: Written consent of instructor. May be repeated up to 9 times for credit.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 286  Practicum-Introduction to Music Education  Credits: 3 (1-0-4)

Course Description:
Prerequisite: None.
Registration Information: Must register for lecture and recitation.
Term Offered: Fall.
Grade Mode: Instructor Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 300  Women's Chorus  Credit: 1 (0-3-0)

Course Description: Rehearsal and performance of a variety of types and styles of music for women's voices.
Prerequisite: None.
Registration Information: Audition required for this ensemble.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Instructor Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 302  University Orchestra  Credit: 1 (0-5-0)

Course Description: Rehearsal and performance of standard orchestral literature.
Prerequisite: None.
Registration Information: Audition required for this ensemble.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Instructor Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 304  Symphonic Band  Credit: 1 (0-3-0)

Course Description: Preparation for public performance of full symphonic instrumentation of concert band literature.
Prerequisite: None.
Registration Information: Audition required for this ensemble.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Grade Mode: Instructor Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 305  Colorado State University Concert Choir  Credit: 1 (0-5-0)

Course Description: Rehearsal and performance of choral literature emphasizing extended works with orchestral accompaniment.
Prerequisite: None.
Registration Information: Audition required for this ensemble.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Instructor Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 309  Jazz Ensemble  Credit: 1 (0-3-0)

Course Description: Rehearsal and performance of jazz ensemble literature of standard and experimental types.
Prerequisite: None.
Registration Information: Audition required for this ensemble.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Instructor Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 310  Jazz Combo  Credit: 1 (0-2-0)

Course Description: Small group jazz performance practice and standard jazz repertoire.
Prerequisite: None.
Registration Information: Audition required for this ensemble.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 317  Music Theory V  Credits: 2 (1-2-0)

Course Description: Late 19th and 20th century systems of composition and analysis; chromatic, modal, and atonal sight singing, ear training, and keyboard harmony skills.
Prerequisite: MU 218.
Registration Information: Must register for lecture and laboratory.
Term Offered: Fall.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 318  Arranging and Orchestration  Credits: 2 (2-0-0)

Course Description: Techniques for writing music for the standard orchestral and band instruments; basic arranging skills for various instrumental and choral ensembles.
Prerequisite: MU 218.
Term Offered: Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 320  Jazz Improvisation  Credit: 1 (0-2-0)

Course Description: Jazz improvisation skills through training in jazz theory, ear training, and improvisatory concepts.
Prerequisite: MU 225.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 325  Jazz Composition/Arranging  Credits: 2 (2-0-0)

Course Description: Arranging jazz music for a variety of ensembles; composition of music in the jazz idiom.
Prerequisite: MU 225.
Term Offered: Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 332  History of Jazz  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Course Description: Jazz since the 1880s emphasizing its various influences and developments.
Prerequisite: None.
Registration Information: Sections may be offered: Online.
Term Offered: Fall.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 333  History of Rock and Roll  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Course Description: Historical overview of rock and roll with emphasis on listening skills, musical analysis, the artists, and the industry.
Prerequisite: None.
Registration Information: Sections may be offered: Online.
Term Offered: Summer.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 334  Music History I  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Course Description: Music of the medieval, Renaissance, and baroque periods.
Prerequisite: (MU 118) and (MU 131).
Term Offered: Fall.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 335  Music History II  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Course Description: Music of the classical, Romantic, and contemporary periods.
Prerequisite: MU 131 and MU 118.
Term Offered: Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 338  Opera History and Literature  Credits: 2 (2-0-0)

Course Description: Historical and musical development of opera from its roots through the 20th century.
Prerequisite: MU 131.
Term Offered: Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 342  Psychology of Music  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Course Description: Psychological aspects of music: perception, psychoacoustics, aesthetics, musical function, communication, measurement, and affective responses.
Prerequisite: PSY 100.
Term Offered: Fall.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 343  Research Methods in Music Therapy  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Course Description: Techniques of observing, measuring, and recording behavior. Basic experimental methods and procedures used in music therapy research.
Prerequisite: STAT 201.
Term Offered: Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 351A  String Pedagogy I: Violin/Viola.  Credits: 2 (2-0-0)

Course Description:
Prerequisite: None.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 351B  String Pedagogy I: Violoncello  Credits: 2 (2-0-0)

Course Description:
Prerequisite: None.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 351C  String Pedagogy I: String Bass  Credits: 2 (2-0-0)

Course Description:
Prerequisite: None.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 352A  String Pedagogy II: Violin/Viola  Credits: 2 (1-2-0)

Course Description:
Prerequisite: MU 351A.
Registration Information: Must register for lecture and laboratory.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 352B  String Pedagogy II: Violoncello  Credits: 2 (1-2-0)

Course Description:
Prerequisite: MU 351B.
Registration Information: Must register for lecture and laboratory.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 352C  String Pedagogy II: String Bass  Credits: 2 (1-2-0)

Course Description:
Prerequisite: MU 351C.
Registration Information: Must register for lecture and laboratory.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 355  Choral Conducting and Literature  Credits: 2 (1-2-0)

Course Description: Basic techniques of choral conducting and analysis of selected works as an aid to interpretation.
Prerequisite: MU 254.
Registration Information: Must register for lecture and laboratory.
Term Offered: Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 356  Instrumental Conducting and Literature  Credits: 2 (1-2-0)

Course Description: Essentials of instrumental conducting and analysis of selected works.
Prerequisite: MU 254.
Registration Information: Must register for lecture and laboratory.
Term Offered: Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 365A  Advanced Diction: Italian and English  Credit: 1 (0-2-0)

Course Description: Practical application of lyric diction through performance of art song and arias.
Prerequisite: MU 172A and MU 172B.
Term Offered: Fall.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 365B  Advanced Diction: French and German  Credit: 1 (0-2-0)

Course Description: Practical application of lyric diction through performance of art song and arias.
Prerequisite: MU 172A and MU 172B.
Term Offered: Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 400  Colorado State University Chamber Choir  Credit: 1 (0-5-0)

Course Description: Performance of chamber choral literature from all musical periods ranging from madrigals to music in a contemporary idiom.
Prerequisite: None.
Registration Information: Audition required for this ensemble.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Instructor Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 401  Opera Theater  Credits: Var[1-2] (0-0-0)

Course Description: Performance of opera and/or operatic scenes emphasizing operatic singing and acting techniques.
Prerequisite: None.
Registration Information: Audition required for this ensemble.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Grade Mode: Instructor Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 402  Theater/Chamber Orchestra  Credit: 1 (0-5-0)

Course Description: Performance of selected operas, musicals, oratorio, orchestral accompaniments, and chamber music.
Prerequisite: None.
Registration Information: Audition required for this ensemble.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Grade Mode: Instructor Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 404  Symphonic Wind Ensemble  Credit: 1 (0-5-0)

Course Description: Performance of wind ensemble and band literature emphasizing most challenging of repertoire, using a select ensemble of performers.
Prerequisite: None.
Registration Information: Audition required for this ensemble.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Instructor Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 406  New Music Ensemble  Credit: 1 (0-2-0)

Course Description: Chamber ensemble rehearsal and performance of contemporary literature. Explores, performs, and studies new concepts of notation, extended performing techniques, group improvisation and group composition, centered around the latest developments in sonic art. The New Music Ensemble may perform on and off campus each semester.
Prerequisite: None.
Registration Information: Required field trips. Junior standing. Written recommendation from applied instructor required. Approximately two formal performances per year, may be on or off campus. Credit not allowed for both MU 406 and MU 480A4.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 407  Accompanying  Credit: 1 (0-3-0)

Course Description: Practical experience in the interpretation and execution of piano accompaniments.
Prerequisite: MU 272I.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 408  Chamber Music  Credit: 1 (0-3-0)

Course Description: Performance literature for small instrumental ensembles: duets, trios, quartets, and quintets.
Prerequisite: None.
Registration Information: Written consent of instructor.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 412  Music Theory Proficiency  Credits: 2 (2-0-0)

Course Description: Review of music theory topics to prepare for graduate studies. Tonal, post-tonal, and formal analysis.
Prerequisite: MU 218.
Registration Information: Sections may be offered: Online.
Term Offered: Fall.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 415  Advanced Jazz Techniques  Credits: 2 (1-2-0)

Course Description: Advanced jazz theory and rhythmic concepts, free improvisation and other modern performance techniques.
Prerequisite: MU 320.
Term Offered: Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 417  Counterpoint  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Course Description: Contrapuntal techniques from the Middle Ages through the 20th century; development of compositional skills in counterpoint.
Prerequisite: MU 218.
Term Offered: Fall.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 418  Advanced Orchestration  Credits: 2 (2-0-0)

Course Description: Advanced writing for modern orchestra and related ensembles; advanced study of traditional and contemporary writing for the individual instruments.
Prerequisite: MU 318.
Term Offered: Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 419  Electronic Music Composition  Credits: 2 (2-0-0)

Course Description: Fundamentals of electronic music composition, including hardware, software, digital audio, MIDI, and computer music.
Prerequisite: MU 218.
Term Offered: Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 420  Marching Band Techniques  Credits: 2 (2-0-0)

Course Description: Marching band conducting, design, and performance techniques.
Prerequisite: MU 204.
Term Offered: Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 421  Orchestral Techniques  Credits: 2 (1-3-0)

Course Description: Orchestral conducting and rehearsal techniques.
Prerequisite: MU 252C.
Term Offered: Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 425  Jazz Pedagogy  Credits: 2 (2-0-0)

Course Description: Jazz ensemble, instrumentation, literature, performance practice and rehearsal techniques.
Prerequisite: None.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 430  20th Century Music  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Course Description: Musical styles from 1900 to present; major 20th-century movements which reflect a changing society.
Prerequisite: None.
Term Offered: Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 431  American Music  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Course Description: Sacred, patriotic, popular, and cultivated musical developments from the Pilgrims to 1900 including music on the Western frontier.
Prerequisite: None.
Term Offered: Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 432  Hymnology  Credits: 2 (2-0-0)

Course Description: Hymns and congregational singing in the Christian tradition.
Prerequisite: MU 100 or MU 131.
Term Offered: Fall (even years).
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 433  Music and Rites of Christian Liturgy  Credits: 2 (2-0-0)

Course Description: History of the music and rites of Christian liturgy from its beginnings to the present.
Prerequisite: MU 100 or MU 131.
Term Offered: Spring (odd years).
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 434  Psalms in Music and Liturgy  Credits: 2 (2-0-0)

Course Description: Musical traditions of the poetry and psalms of the Hebrew Bible, primarily from the perspective of Jewish and Christian liturgy.
Prerequisite: MU 100 or MU 131.
Term Offered: Fall (odd years).
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 435  Contemporary Liturgical Music in America  Credits: 2 (2-0-0)

Course Description: History and practice of contemporary liturgical music in America.
Prerequisite: MU 100 or MU 131.
Term Offered: Spring (even years).
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 437  History and Structure of the Organ  Credits: 2 (1-2-0)

Course Description: Physical structure, tonal disposition, acoustical surroundings, and historical development.
Prerequisite: MU 472H.
Registration Information: Must register for lecture and laboratory.
Term Offered: Fall.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 440  Music Therapy Methods I  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Course Description: Basic characteristics of handicapped children encountered in the music classroom; methods and materials for educating them in music.
Prerequisite: MU 241 and MU 250.
Registration Information: Admission to professional curriculum.
Term Offered: Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 443  Music Therapy Methods II  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Course Description: Relation of music to health; current and future music therapy scenes; and emphasis on cognitive, affective, and psychomotor approaches to therapy.
Prerequisite: MU 440.
Term Offered: Fall.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 444  Music Therapy Methods III  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Course Description: Music therapy techniques: assessment, formulating objectives, designing and implementing programs, evaluation, problem solving, and creativity.
Prerequisite: BMS 300 and MU 241.
Term Offered: Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 445  Improvisation Techniques in Music Therapy  Credits: 2 (2-0-0)

Course Description: Music/movement improvisation techniques with clinical populations.
Prerequisite: None.
Registration Information: Admission to professional curriculum.
Term Offered: Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 451A  String Pedagogy III: Violin  Credits: 2 (1-2-0)

Course Description:
Prerequisite: MU 352A.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 451B  String Pedagogy III: Violoncello  Credits: 2 (1-2-0)

Course Description:
Prerequisite: MU 352B.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 451C  String Pedagogy III: String Bass  Credits: 2 (1-2-0)

Course Description:
Prerequisite: MU 352C.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 463  Chamber Music Literature  Credits: 2 (2-0-0)

Course Description: Chamber music literature from 1750 to present.
Prerequisite: MU 335.
Term Offered: Fall (odd years).
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 464A  String Literature: Violin/Viola  Credits: 2 (2-0-0)

Course Description:
Prerequisite: MU 272N or MU 272O.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 464B  String Literature: Violoncello  Credits: 2 (2-0-0)

Course Description:
Prerequisite: MU 272P.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 464C  String Literature: String Bass  Credits: 2 (2-0-0)

Course Description:
Prerequisite: MU 272M.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 465  Keyboard Literature  Credits: 2 (1-2-0)

Course Description: Survey of early keyboard literature from pre-piano to early Romantic period; problems in present-day performance.
Prerequisite: None.
Registration Information: Must register for lecture and laboratory.
Term Offered: Fall.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 466  Song Literature  Credits: 2 (1-2-0)

Course Description: Development of song as an art form from monody to German Lieder, French school, and contemporary songs of England and America.
Prerequisite: None.
Registration Information: Must register for lecture and laboratory.
Term Offered: Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 467  Vocal Pedagogy  Credits: 2 (2-0-0)

Course Description: Pedagogical foundations, techniques, resources, methods, and terminology for teaching singing.
Prerequisite: MU 265A and MU 265B.
Registration Information: Must have concurrent registration in MU 472Q.
Term Offered: Fall.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 468  Organ Literature  Credits: 2 (1-2-0)

Course Description: Survey of literature from earliest known works to present; stylistic content and interpretation.
Prerequisite: MU 437.
Registration Information: Must register for lecture and laboratory.
Term Offered: Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 469  Instrumental Literature  Credits: 2 (1-2-0)

Course Description: Survey of literature for string, woodwind, and brass ensembles.
Prerequisite: None.
Registration Information: Must register for lecture and laboratory.
Term Offered: Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 471  Recital  Credit: 1 (0-0-1)

Course Description: Demonstration of individual musical proficiency through public performance.
Prerequisite: None.
Registration Information: Written consent of instructor.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 472A  Applied Music Instruction: Euphonium  Credits: Var[1-2] (0-0-0)

Course Description: One or two half-hour lessons per week and one hour weekly performance class, emphasizing pedagogical methods.
Prerequisite: MU 272A.
Registration Information: Concurrent registration in any music ensemble; successful completion of upper-division qualifying exam. May be repeated up to 9 times for credit.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 472B  Applied Music Instruction: French Horn  Credits: Var[1-2] (0-0-0)

Course Description: One or two half-hour lessons per week and one hour weekly performance class, emphasizing pedagogical methods.
Prerequisite: MU 272B.
Registration Information: Concurrent registration in any music ensemble; successful completion of upper-division qualifying exam. May be repeated up to 9 times for credit.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 472C  Applied Music Instruction: Trombone  Credits: Var[1-2] (0-0-0)

Course Description: One or two half-hour lessons per week and one hour weekly performance class, emphasizing pedagogical methods.
Prerequisite: MU 272C.
Registration Information: Concurrent registration in any music ensemble; successful completion of upper-division qualifying exam. May be repeated up to 9 times for credit.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 472D  Applied Music Instruction: Trumpet  Credits: Var[1-2] (0-0-0)

Course Description: One or two half-hour lessons per week and one hour weekly performance class, emphasizing pedagogical methods.
Prerequisite: MU 272D.
Registration Information: Concurrent registration in any music ensemble; successful completion of upper-division qualifying exam. May be repeated up to 9 times for credit.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 472E  Applied Music Instruction: Tuba  Credits: Var[1-2] (0-0-0)

Course Description: One or two half-hour lessons per week and one hour weekly performance class, emphasizing pedagogical methods.
Prerequisite: MU 272E.
Registration Information: Concurrent registration in any music ensemble; successful completion of upper-division qualifying exam. May be repeated up to 9 times for credit.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 472G  Applied Music Instruction: Harpsichord  Credits: Var[1-2] (0-0-0)

Course Description: One or two half-hour lessons per week and one hour weekly performance class, emphasizing pedagogical methods.
Prerequisite: MU 272G.
Registration Information: Concurrent registration in any music ensemble; successful completion of upper-division qualifying exam. May be repeated up to 9 times for credit.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 472H  Applied Music Instruction: Organ  Credits: Var[1-2] (0-0-0)

Course Description: One or two half-hour lessons per week and one hour weekly performance class, emphasizing pedagogical methods.
Prerequisite: MU 272H.
Registration Information: Concurrent registration in any music ensemble; successful completion of upper-division qualifying exam. May be repeated up to 9 times for credit.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 472I  Applied Music Instruction: Piano  Credits: Var[1-2] (0-0-0)

Course Description: One or two half-hour lessons per week and one hour weekly performance class, emphasizing pedagogical methods.
Prerequisite: MU 272I.
Registration Information: Concurrent registration in any music ensemble; successful completion of upper-division qualifying exam. May be repeated up to 9 times for credit.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 472J  Applied Music Instruction: Percussion  Credits: Var[1-2] (0-0-0)

Course Description: One or two half-hour lessons per week and one hour weekly performance class, emphasizing pedagogical methods.
Prerequisite: MU 272J.
Registration Information: Concurrent registration in any music ensemble; successful completion of upper-division qualifying exam. May be repeated up to 9 times for credit.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 472K  Applied Music Instruction: Guitar  Credits: Var[1-2] (0-0-0)

Course Description: One or two half-hour lessons per week and one hour weekly performance class, emphasizing pedagogical methods.
Prerequisite: MU 272K.
Registration Information: Concurrent registration in any music ensemble; successful completion of upper-division qualifying exam. May be repeated up to 9 times for credit.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 472L  Applied Music Instruction: Harp  Credits: Var[1-2] (0-0-0)

Course Description: One or two half-hour lessons per week and one hour weekly performance class, emphasizing pedagogical methods.
Prerequisite: MU 272L.
Registration Information: Concurrent registration in any music ensemble; successful completion of upper-division qualifying exam. May be repeated up to 9 times for credit.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 472M  Applied Music Instruction: String Bass  Credits: Var[1-2] (0-0-0)

Course Description: One or two half-hour lessons per week and one hour weekly performance class, emphasizing pedagogical methods.
Prerequisite: MU 272M.
Registration Information: Concurrent registration in any music ensemble; successful completion of upper-division qualifying exam. May be repeated up to 9 times for credit.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 472N  Applied Music Instruction: Viola  Credits: Var[1-2] (0-0-0)

Course Description: One or two half-hour lessons per week and one hour weekly performance class, emphasizing pedagogical methods.
Prerequisite: MU 272N.
Registration Information: Concurrent registration in any music ensemble; successful completion of upper-division qualifying exam. May be repeated up to 9 times for credit.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 472O  Applied Music Instruction: Violin  Credits: Var[1-2] (0-0-0)

Course Description: One or two half-hour lessons per week and one hour weekly performance class, emphasizing pedagogical methods.
Prerequisite: MU 272O.
Registration Information: Concurrent registration in any music ensemble; successful completion of upper-division qualifying exam. May be repeated up to 9 times for credit.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 472P  Applied Music Instruction: Violoncello  Credits: Var[1-2] (0-0-0)

Course Description: One or two half-hour lessons per week and one hour weekly performance class, emphasizing pedagogical methods.
Prerequisite: MU 272P.
Registration Information: Concurrent registration in any music ensemble; successful completion of upper-division qualifying exam. May be repeated up to 9 times for credit.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 472Q  Applied Music Instruction: Voice  Credits: Var[1-2] (0-0-0)

Course Description: One or two half-hour lessons per week and one hour weekly performance class, emphasizing pedagogical methods.
Prerequisite: MU 272Q.
Registration Information: Concurrent registration in any music ensemble; successful completion of upper-division qualifying exam. May be repeated up to 9 times for credit.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 472R  Applied Music Instruction: Bassoon  Credits: Var[1-2] (0-0-0)

Course Description: One or two half-hour lessons per week and one hour weekly performance class, emphasizing pedagogical methods.
Prerequisite: MU 272R.
Registration Information: Concurrent registration in any music ensemble; successful completion of upper-division qualifying exam. May be repeated up to 9 times for credit.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 472S  Applied Music Instruction: Clarinet  Credits: Var[1-2] (0-0-0)

Course Description: One or two half-hour lessons per week and one hour weekly performance class, emphasizing pedagogical methods.
Prerequisite: MU 272S.
Registration Information: Concurrent registration in any music ensemble; successful completion of upper-division qualifying exam. May be repeated up to 9 times for credit.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 472T  Applied Music Instruction: Flute  Credits: Var[1-2] (0-0-0)

Course Description: One or two half-hour lessons per week and one hour weekly performance class, emphasizing pedagogical methods.
Prerequisite: MU 272T.
Registration Information: Concurrent registration in any music ensemble; successful completion of upper-division qualifying exam. May be repeated up to 9 times for credit.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 472U  Applied Music Instruction: Oboe  Credits: Var[1-2] (0-0-0)

Course Description: One or two half-hour lessons per week and one hour weekly performance class, emphasizing pedagogical methods.
Prerequisite: MU 272U.
Registration Information: Concurrent registration in any music ensemble; successful completion of upper-division qualifying exam. May be repeated up to 9 times for credit.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 472V  Applied Music Instruction: Saxophone (Alto)  Credits: Var[1-2] (0-0-0)

Course Description: One or two half-hour lessons per week and one hour weekly performance class, emphasizing pedagogical methods.
Prerequisite: MU 272V.
Registration Information: Concurrent registration in any music ensemble; successful completion of upper-division qualifying exam. May be repeated up to 9 times for credit.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 473  Composition Instruction  Credits: Var[1-2] (0-0-0)

Course Description: One or two-half hour lessons per week; emphasizing pedagogical methods.
Prerequisite: MU 273.
Registration Information: Must have successful completion of upper-division qualifying exam.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 474  Applied Jazz Instruction  Credits: Var[1-2] (0-0-0)

Course Description: Private jazz instruction covering advanced aspects of jazz improvisation and performance.
Prerequisite: MU 274A to 274G.
Registration Information: MU 274 (any one subtopic); concurrent registration in any jazz ensemble; successful completion of upper division qualifying exam.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 486A  Practicum: Music Therapy  Credits: Var[1-3] (0-0-0)

Course Description:
Prerequisite: None.
Registration Information: Piano proficiency.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Instructor Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 486B  Practicum: Music Education  Credits: Var[1-3] (0-0-0)

Course Description:
Prerequisite: None.
Registration Information: Admission to teacher licensure.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Instructor Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 487  Internship  Credits: Var[1-18] (0-0-0)

Course Description: Six-month field experience that students must complete to become eligible for registration and board certification.
Prerequisite: None.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Grade Mode: S/U Sat/Unsat Only.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 495A  Independent Study: Composition and Theory  Credits: Var[1-3] (0-0-0)

Course Description:
Prerequisite: None.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Grade Mode: Instructor Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 495B  Independent Study: Conducting  Credits: Var[1-3] (0-0-0)

Course Description:
Prerequisite: None.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Grade Mode: Instructor Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 495C  Independent Study: Improvisation  Credits: Var[1-3] (0-0-0)

Course Description:
Prerequisite: None.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Grade Mode: Instructor Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 495D  Independent Study: Music History  Credits: Var[1-3] (0-0-0)

Course Description:
Prerequisite: None.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Grade Mode: Instructor Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 495E  Independent Study: Music Literature  Credits: Var[1-3] (0-0-0)

Course Description:
Prerequisite: None.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Grade Mode: Instructor Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 495F  Independent Study: Music Therapy  Credits: Var[1-3] (0-0-0)

Course Description:
Prerequisite: None.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Grade Mode: Instructor Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 495G  Independent Study: Pedagogy  Credits: Var[1-3] (0-0-0)

Course Description:
Prerequisite: None.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Grade Mode: Instructor Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 495H  Independent Study: Performance  Credits: Var[1-3] (0-0-0)

Course Description:
Prerequisite: None.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Grade Mode: Instructor Option.
Special Course Fee: Yes.

MU 496A  Group Study: Composition and Theory  Credits: Var[1-3] (0-0-0)

Course Description:
Prerequisite: None.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Grade Mode: Instructor Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 496B  Group Study: Conducting  Credits: Var[1-3] (0-0-0)

Course Description:
Prerequisite: None.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Grade Mode: Instructor Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 496C  Group Study: Improvisation  Credits: Var[1-3] (0-0-0)

Course Description:
Prerequisite: None.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Grade Mode: Instructor Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 496D  Group Study: Music Education  Credits: Var[1-3] (0-0-0)

Course Description:
Prerequisite: None.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Grade Mode: Instructor Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 496E  Group Study: Music History  Credits: Var[1-3] (0-0-0)

Course Description:
Prerequisite: None.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Grade Mode: Instructor Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 496F  Group Study: Music Literature  Credits: Var[1-3] (0-0-0)

Course Description:
Prerequisite: None.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Grade Mode: Instructor Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 496G  Group Study: Music Therapy  Credits: Var[1-3] (0-0-0)

Course Description:
Prerequisite: None.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Grade Mode: Instructor Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 496H  Group Study: Pedagogy  Credits: Var[1-3] (0-0-0)

Course Description:
Prerequisite: None.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Grade Mode: Instructor Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 496I  Group Study: Performance  Credits: Var[1-3] (0-0-0)

Prerequisite: None.
Grade Mode: Instructor Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 498  Research in Music Therapy  Credits: Var[1-3] (0-0-0)

Course Description: Participation of undergraduate music therapy majors in departmental research projects.
Prerequisite: MU 241 and MU 286.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 499  Thesis  Credits: Var[1-18] (0-0-0)

Course Description:
Prerequisite: None.
Registration Information: Music majors only.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Grade Mode: S/U Sat/Unsat Only.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 510  Foundations of Music Education  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Course Description: Cultural, philosophical, psychological, and historical applications of music education.
Prerequisite: MU 630 or EDRM 600.
Registration Information: Sections may be offered: Online.
Terms Offered: Fall, Summer.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 511  Advanced Arranging for Educational Ensembles  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Course Description: Arranging and scoring skills related to elementary, choral, wind band, orchestral, and jazz ensembles in K-12 music classrooms. Publishing concerns and intellectual property rights related to both composing and arranging for educational ensembles.
Prerequisite: MU 318.
Term Offered: Fall (odd years).
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 512  Pedagogy of Musical Creativity  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Course Description: Theory and application of creative musical skills as applied in K-12 music classrooms. Includes pedagogy of improvisation and composition, pedagogy of music theory and aural skills, and the application of original creative works in music classrooms.
Prerequisite: MU 317.
Term Offered: Fall (even years).
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 517  Analytic Techniques I  Credits: 2 (2-0-0)

Course Description: Appropriate analytic techniques for Middle Ages, Renaissance, and baroque music.
Prerequisite: None.
Registration Information: Satisfactory completion of placement examination.
Term Offered: Fall.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 518  Analytic Techniques II  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Course Description: Appropriate analytic techniques for classical, Romantic, and 20th-century music.
Prerequisite: None.
Registration Information: Satisfactory completion of placement examination. Sections may be offered: Online.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 519  History of Music Theory  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Course Description: Important authors, treatises, and texts dealing with acoustics, composition, counterpoint, harmony, notation, orchestration, thoroughbass, and tuning.
Prerequisite: MU 317.
Term Offered: Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 520  Elementary School Music  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Course Description: Musical concepts and teaching strategies for grades K-6; contemporary influences on music education.
Prerequisite: EDUC 450.
Term Offered: Fall.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 521  Junior and Senior High School Music  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Course Description: Music for grades 7-12. General music classes, choral and instrumental organizations, common problems, practices, and new concepts.
Prerequisite: EDUC 450.
Term Offered: Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 524  Dalcroze Eurhythmics. Level I  Credits: 3 (1-4-0)

Course Description: Musicianship, aesthetics, and pedagogy as studied through the body via movement and gesture.
Prerequisite: None.
Registration Information: Admission to the M.M. Music Education specialization.
Term Offered: Summer.
Grade Mode: S/U Sat/Unsat Only.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 525A  Orff-Schulwerk Training Program: I  Credits: 3 (1-0-2)

Course Description:
Prerequisite: MU 590L.
Registration Information: Must register for lecture and recitation.
Term Offered: Summer.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 525B  Orff-Schulwerk Training Program: II  Credits: 3 (1-0-2)

Course Description:
Prerequisite: MU 590L.
Registration Information: Must register for lecture and recitation.
Term Offered: Summer.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 525C  Orff-Schulwerk Training Program: III  Credits: 3 (1-0-2)

Course Description:
Prerequisite: MU 590L.
Registration Information: Must register for lecture and recitation.
Term Offered: Summer.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 526A  Kodaly Training Program: Level I  Credits: 5 (2-2-2)

Course Description:
Prerequisite: None.
Registration Information: Must register for lecture, laboratory and recitation.
Terms Offered: Fall, Summer.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 526B  Kodaly Training Program: Level II  Credits: 5 (2-2-2)

Course Description:
Prerequisite: None.
Registration Information: Must register for lecture, laboratory and recitation.
Terms Offered: Fall, Summer.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 526C  Kodaly Training Program: Level III  Credits: 5 (2-2-2)

Course Description:
Prerequisite: None.
Registration Information: Must register for lecture, laboratory and recitation.
Terms Offered: Fall, Summer.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 527A  Conducting Seminar: Level I  Credits: 4 (0-0-4)

Course Description: Music score analysis, preparation and conducting problems; various conducting projects to sharpen skills and increase gestures.
Prerequisite: None.
Registration Information: Audition and acceptance into the graduate school. Required field trips.
Term Offered: Summer.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: Yes.

MU 527B  Conducting Seminar: Level 2  Credits: 4 (0-0-4)

Course Description: Furthers techniques learned in MU 527A; focuses on rehearsal techniques, performance practice, and asymmetrical meters.
Prerequisite: MU 527A.
Registration Information: Required field trips.
Term Offered: Summer.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: Yes.

MU 527C  Conducting Seminar: Level 3  Credits: 4 (0-0-4)

Course Description: Furthers study from MU 527A-B.
Recitative technique through both operatic and choral examples; final project is a group conducted Broadway musical.
Prerequisite: MU 527B.
Term Offered: Summer.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: Yes.

MU 530  Music Through the Middle Ages  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Course Description: Music in Western civilization from its beginnings through Middle Ages.
Prerequisite: MU 334.
Term Offered: Fall (even years).
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 531  Music of the Renaissance  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Course Description: Music of 15th and 16th centuries.
Prerequisite: MU 334.
Term Offered: Fall (odd years).
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 532  Music of the Baroque  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Course Description: Style and musical language of baroque from Gabriellis through Johann Sebastian Bach.
Prerequisite: MU 334.
Term Offered: Summer.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 533  Music of the Classical Era  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Course Description: Vocal and instrumental music of middle and late 18th century.
Prerequisite: MU 335.
Term Offered: Spring (even years).
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 534  Music of the Romantic Era  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Course Description: Musical works, philosophies, and related arts of 19th century.
Prerequisite: MU 335.
Registration Information: Sections may be offered: Online.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 535  Contemporary Music  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Course Description: 20th-century music emphasizing stylistic and theoretical concepts.
Prerequisite: MU 430.
Term Offered: Spring (odd years).
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 543  Advanced Research Methods in Music Therapy  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Course Description: Research techniques used in measuring and recording behavior. Advanced methods used in music therapy research.
Prerequisite: MU 241 and MU 250.
Registration Information: Sections may be offered: Online.
Term Offered: Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 544  Advanced Techniques-Neurologic Music Therapy  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Course Description: Advanced neurologic music therapy techniques used with various clinical populations.
Prerequisite: BMS 300 and MU 241 and MU 250.
Term Offered: Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 545  Composition for Music Therapy Practitioners  Credits: 3 (2-2-0)

Course Description: Music composition techniques for the music therapy clinician.
Prerequisite: None.
Registration Information: Must register for lecture and laboratory. Sections may be offered: Online.
Terms Offered: Spring, Summer.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 555  Choral Techniques, Style, and Interpretation  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Course Description: Techniques for achieving expressive conducting, problems of tone and diction, musical style and interpretation, and rehearsal techniques.
Prerequisite: MU 355.
Term Offered: Fall.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 556  Advanced Instrumental Conducting and Techniques  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Course Description: Score reading and analysis, preparation of instrumental scores for performance; expressive baton techniques, rehearsal methods and procedures.
Prerequisite: MU 356.
Term Offered: Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 557  Advanced Vocal Pedagogy  Credits: 2 (2-0-0)

Course Description: Diagnosis of vocal faults and introduction to performance anxiety barriers and peak performance tactics.
Prerequisite: MU 467.
Term Offered: Spring (even years).
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 564  Collaborative Piano Literature  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Course Description: Literature and historical performance practices of collaborative piano music.
Prerequisite: None.
Term Offered: Fall (even years).
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 565  Piano Literature-1800 to Present  Credits: 2 (2-0-0)

Course Description: Keyboard music representing Romantic and Impressionistic periods, nationalism, twelve-tone, and recent developments including aleatory elements.
Prerequisite: MU 465.
Term Offered: Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 566  Choral Literature-Renaissance and Baroque  Credits: 2 (2-0-0)

Course Description: Analytical and comparative survey of choral literature from Renaissance to 1750.
Prerequisite: MU 355.
Terms Offered: Fall, Summer.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 567  Choral Literature-1750 to Present  Credits: 2 (2-0-0)

Course Description: Analytical and comparative survey of choral literature from 1750 to present.
Prerequisite: MU 356.
Terms Offered: Spring, Summer.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 569  Symphonic Literature  Credits: 2 (1-2-0)

Course Description: Symphonic development from early classicism through Impressionism; emphasis on formal structure, thematic sources, and social and historical influence.
Prerequisite: MU 469.
Registration Information: Must register for lecture and laboratory.
Term Offered: Fall.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 590A  Workshop: Choral Music  Credits: Var[1-3] (0-0-0)

Course Description:
Prerequisite: None.
Term Offered: Summer.
Grade Mode: Instructor Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 590B  Workshop: Conducting  Credits: Var[1-3] (0-0-0)

Course Description:
Prerequisite: None.
Term Offered: Summer.
Grade Mode: Instructor Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 590C  Workshop: Beginning Guitar  Credits: Var[1-3] (0-0-0)

Course Description:
Prerequisite: None.
Term Offered: Summer.
Grade Mode: Instructor Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 590D  Workshop: Humanities  Credits: Var[1-3] (0-0-0)

Course Description:
Prerequisite: None.
Term Offered: Summer.
Grade Mode: Instructor Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 590E  Workshop: Music for Exceptional Children  Credits: Var[1-3] (0-0-0)

Course Description:
Prerequisite: None.
Term Offered: Summer.
Grade Mode: Instructor Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 590F  Workshop: Organ  Credits: Var[1-3] (0-0-0)

Course Description:
Prerequisite: None.
Term Offered: Summer.
Grade Mode: Instructor Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 590G  Workshop: Orff Music  Credits: Var[1-3] (0-0-0)

Course Description:
Prerequisite: None.
Term Offered: Summer.
Grade Mode: Instructor Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 590I  Workshop: Kodaly  Credits: Var[1-3] (0-0-0)

Course Description:
Prerequisite: None.
Term Offered: Summer.
Grade Mode: Instructor Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 590J  Workshop: Beginning Handbells  Credits: Var[1-3] (0-0-0)

Course Description:
Prerequisite: None.
Term Offered: Summer.
Grade Mode: Instructor Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 590K  Workshop: Computers in Music Education  Credits: Var[1-3] (0-0-0)

Course Description:
Prerequisite: None.
Term Offered: Summer.
Grade Mode: Instructor Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 590L  Workshop: Advanced Handbells  Credits: Var[1-3] (0-0-0)

Course Description:
Prerequisite: None.
Term Offered: Summer.
Grade Mode: Instructor Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 590N  Workshop: Neurologic Music Therapy  Credits: Var[1-3] (0-0-0)

Course Description:
Prerequisite: None.
Term Offered: Summer.
Grade Mode: Instructor Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 592A  Seminar: Music Theory  Credits: Var[1-3] (0-0-0)

Course Description: Special Topics in Music Theory.
Prerequisite: None.
Registration Information: Graduate standing. May be repeated up to three times for credit.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 592D  Seminar: Music Education  Credits: Var[1-3] (0-0-0)

Course Description: Special Topics in Music Education.
Prerequisite: None.
Registration Information: Graduate standing. May be repeated up to three times for credit.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 592E  Seminar: Music History  Credits: Var[1-3] (0-0-0)

Course Description: Special topics in Music History.
Prerequisite: MU 334 and MU 335.
Registration Information: May be repeated up to three times for credit.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 608  Graduate Chamber Music  Credit: 1 (0-3-0)

Course Description: Graduate-level performance literature for small instrumental ensembles: duets, trios, quartets, and quintets.
Prerequisite: None.
Restriction: Must be a: Graduate, Professional.
Registration Information: Graduate standing; audition required.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 630  Methods of Music Research  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Course Description: Research, documentation, and bibliography for music history, literature, performance, theory, acoustics, music education, and quantitative testing.
Prerequisite: None.
Restriction: Must be a: Graduate, Professional.
Registration Information: Graduate standing. Sections may be offered: Online.
Term Offered: Fall.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 647  Historical Foundations of Music Therapy  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Course Description: Historical foundations of music therapy in the United States from 1750 to the present.
Prerequisite: None.
Restriction: Must be a: Graduate, Professional.
Registration Information: Sections may be offered: Online.
Term Offered: Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 648  Neuroscience/Music Foundations in Therapy  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Course Description: Historical and scientific foundations of neurologic music therapy.
Prerequisite: MU 544.
Restriction: Must be a: Graduate, Professional.
Registration Information: Sections may be offered: Online.
Term Offered: Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 649  Advanced Practice in Music Therapy  Credits: 3 (0-0-3)

Course Description: Group study of advanced music therapy techniques.
Prerequisite: None.
Restriction: Must be a: Graduate, Professional.
Registration Information: Admission to the Graduate School. Sections may be offered: Online.
Term Offered: Summer.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 669  Instrumental Literature  Credits: 2 (2-0-0)

Course Description: Solo and small ensemble literature for string, woodwind, and brass instruments.
Prerequisite: MU 469.
Restriction: Must be a: Graduate, Professional.
Term Offered: Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 671  Graduate Recital  Credit: 1 (0-0-1)

Course Description: Demonstration of graduate-level applied musical proficiency through public performance.
Prerequisite: None.
Restriction: Must be a: Graduate, Professional.
Registration Information: Written consent of instructor.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 672A  Applied Music Instruction: Euphonium  Credits: Var[2-3] (0-0-0)

Course Description: One or two half-hour lessons per week and one hour weekly performance class.
Prerequisite: MU 472A.
Restriction: Must be a: Graduate, Professional.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 672B  Applied Music Instruction: French Horn  Credits: Var[2-3] (0-0-0)

Course Description: One or two half-hour lessons per week and one hour weekly performance class.
Prerequisite: MU 472B.
Restriction: Must be a: Graduate, Professional.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 672C  Applied Music Instruction: Trombone  Credits: Var[2-3] (0-0-0)

Course Description: One or two half-hour lessons per week and one hour weekly performance class.
Prerequisite: MU 472C.
Restriction: Must be a: Graduate, Professional.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 672D  Applied Music Instruction: Trumpet  Credits: Var[2-3] (0-0-0)

Course Description: One or two half-hour lessons per week and one hour weekly performance class.
Prerequisite: MU 472D.
Restriction: Must be a: Graduate, Professional.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 672E  Applied Music Instruction: Tuba  Credits: Var[2-3] (0-0-0)

Course Description: One or two half-hour lessons per week and one hour weekly performance class.
Prerequisite: MU 472E.
Restriction: Must be a: Graduate, Professional.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 672G  Applied Music Instruction: Harpsichord  Credits: Var[2-3] (0-0-0)

Course Description: One or two half-hour lessons per week and one hour weekly performance class.
Prerequisite: MU 472G.
Restriction: Must be a: Graduate, Professional.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 672H  Applied Music Instruction: Organ  Credits: Var[2-3] (0-0-0)

Course Description: One or two half-hour lessons per week and one hour weekly performance class.
Prerequisite: MU 472H.
Restriction: Must be a: Graduate, Professional.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 672I  Applied Music Instruction: Piano  Credits: Var[2-3] (0-0-0)

Course Description: One or two half-hour lessons per week and one hour weekly performance class.
Prerequisite: MU 472I.
Restriction: Must be a: Graduate, Professional.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 672J  Applied Music Instruction: Percussion  Credits: Var[2-3] (0-0-0)

Course Description: One or two half-hour lessons per week and one hour weekly performance class.
Prerequisite: MU 472J.
Restriction: Must be a: Graduate, Professional.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 672K  Applied Music Instruction: Guitar  Credits: Var[2-3] (0-0-0)

Course Description: One or two half-hour lessons per week and one hour weekly performance class.
Prerequisite: MU 472K.
Restriction: Must be a: Graduate, Professional.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 672L  Applied Music Instruction: Harp  Credits: Var[2-3] (0-0-0)

Course Description: One or two half-hour lessons per week and one hour weekly performance class.
Prerequisite: MU 472L.
Restriction: Must be a: Graduate, Professional.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 672M  Applied Music Instruction: String Bass  Credits: Var[2-3] (0-0-0)

Course Description: One or two half-hour lessons per week and one hour weekly performance class.
Prerequisite: MU 472M.
Restriction: Must be a: Graduate, Professional.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 672N  Applied Music Instruction: Viola  Credits: Var[2-3] (0-0-0)

Course Description: One or two half-hour lessons per week and one hour weekly performance class.
Prerequisite: MU 472N.
Restriction: Must be a: Graduate, Professional.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 672O  Applied Music Instruction: Violin  Credits: Var[2-3] (0-0-0)

Course Description: One or two half-hour lessons per week and one hour weekly performance class.
Prerequisite: MU 472O.
Restriction: Must be a: Graduate, Professional.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 672P  Applied Music Instruction: Violoncello  Credits: Var[2-3] (0-0-0)

Course Description: One or two half-hour lessons per week and one hour weekly performance class.
Prerequisite: MU 472P.
Restriction: Must be a: Graduate, Professional.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 672Q  Applied Music Instruction: Voice  Credits: Var[2-3] (0-0-0)

Course Description: One or two half-hour lessons per week and one hour weekly performance class.
Prerequisite: MU 472Q.
Restriction: Must be a: Graduate, Professional.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 672R  Applied Music Instruction: Bassoon  Credits: Var[2-3] (0-0-0)

Course Description: One or two half-hour lessons per week and one hour weekly performance class.
Prerequisite: MU 472R.
Restriction: Must be a: Graduate, Professional.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 672S  Applied Music Instruction: Clarinet  Credits: Var[2-3] (0-0-0)

Course Description: One or two half-hour lessons per week and one hour weekly performance class.
Prerequisite: MU 472S.
Restriction: Must be a: Graduate, Professional.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 672T  Applied Music Instruction: Flute  Credits: Var[2-3] (0-0-0)

Course Description: One or two half-hour lessons per week and one hour weekly performance class.
Prerequisite: MU 472T.
Restriction: Must be a: Graduate, Professional.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 672U  Applied Music Instruction: Oboe  Credits: Var[2-3] (0-0-0)

Course Description: One or two half-hour lessons per week and one hour weekly performance class.
Prerequisite: MU 472U.
Restriction: Must be a: Graduate, Professional.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 672V  Applied Music Instruction: Saxophone (Alto)  Credits: Var[2-3] (0-0-0)

Course Description: One or two half-hour lessons per week and one hour weekly performance class.
Prerequisite: MU 472V.
Restriction: Must be a: Graduate, Professional.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 673  Composition Instruction  Credits: Var[2-3] (0-0-0)

Course Description: One or two half-hour lessons per week.
Prerequisite: MU 473.
Restriction: Must be a: Graduate, Professional.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 684  Supervised College Teaching  Credits: Var[1-3] (0-0-0)

Course Description: Supervised assistance in instruction.
Prerequisite: None.
Restriction: Must be a: Graduate, Professional.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Grade Mode: Instructor Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 686  Music Therapy Practicum  Credits: 3 (0-6-0)

Course Description: Clinical practicum for graduate music therapy students.
Prerequisite: MU 486A - at least 6 credits.
Restriction: Must be a: Graduate, Professional.
Registration Information: Sections may be offered: Online.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 692  Seminar  Credits: Var[1-3] (0-0-0)

Course Description:
Prerequisite: None.
Restriction: Must be a: Graduate, Professional.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Instructor Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 695A  Independent Study: Composition and Theory  Credits: Var[1-3] (0-0-0)

Course Description:
Prerequisite: None.
Restriction: Must be a: Graduate, Professional.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Instructor Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 695B  Independent Study: Conducting  Credits: Var[1-3] (0-0-0)

Course Description:
Prerequisite: None.
Restriction: Must be a: Graduate, Professional.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Instructor Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 695C  Independent Study: Improvisation  Credits: Var[1-3] (0-0-0)

Course Description:
Prerequisite: None.
Restriction: Must be a: Graduate, Professional.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Instructor Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 695D  Independent Study: Music Education  Credits: Var[1-3] (0-0-0)

Course Description:
Prerequisite: None.
Restriction: Must be a: Graduate, Professional.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Instructor Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 695E  Independent Study: Music History  Credits: Var[1-3] (0-0-0)

Course Description:
Prerequisite: None.
Restriction: Must be a: Graduate, Professional.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Instructor Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 695F  Independent Study: Music Literature  Credits: Var[1-3] (0-0-0)

Course Description:
Prerequisite: None.
Restriction: Must be a: Graduate, Professional.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Instructor Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 695G  Independent Study: Music Therapy  Credits: Var[1-3] (0-0-0)

Course Description:
Prerequisite: None.
Restriction: Must be a: Graduate, Professional.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Instructor Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 695H  Independent Study: Pedagogy  Credits: Var[1-3] (0-0-0)

Course Description:
Prerequisite: None.
Restriction: Must be a: Graduate, Professional.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Instructor Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 696A  Group Study: Composition and Theory  Credits: Var[1-3] (0-0-0)

Course Description:
Prerequisite: None.
Restriction: Must be a: Graduate, Professional.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Instructor Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 696B  Group Study: Conducting  Credits: Var[1-3] (0-0-0)

Course Description:
Prerequisite: None.
Restriction: Must be a: Graduate, Professional.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Instructor Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 696C  Group Study Improvisation  Credits: Var[1-3] (0-0-0)

Course Description:
Prerequisite: None.
Restriction: Must be a: Graduate, Professional.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Instructor Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 696D  Group Study: Music Education  Credits: Var[1-3] (0-0-0)

Course Description:
Prerequisite: None.
Restriction: Must be a: Graduate, Professional.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Instructor Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 696E  Group Study: Music History  Credits: Var[1-3] (0-0-0)

Course Description:
Prerequisite: None.
Restriction: Must be a: Graduate, Professional.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Instructor Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 696F  Group Study: Music Literature  Credits: Var[1-3] (0-0-0)

Course Description:
Prerequisite: None.
Restriction: Must be a: Graduate, Professional.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Instructor Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 696G  Group Study: Music Therapy  Credits: Var[1-3] (0-0-0)

Course Description:
Prerequisite: None.
Restriction: Must be a: Graduate, Professional.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Instructor Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 696H  Group Study: Pedagogy  Credits: Var[1-3] (0-0-0)

Course Description:
Prerequisite: None.
Restriction: Must be a: Graduate, Professional.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Instructor Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 696I  Group Study: Performance  Credits: Var[1-3] (0-0-0)

Course Description:
Prerequisite: None.
Restriction: Must be a: Graduate, Professional.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Grade Mode: Instructor Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 698  Research  Credits: Var[1-3] (0-0-0)

Course Description:
Prerequisite: None.
Restriction: Must be a: Graduate, Professional.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Instructor Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

MU 699  Thesis  Credits: Var[1-18] (0-0-0)

Course Description:
Prerequisite: None.
Restriction: Must be a: Graduate, Professional.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Grade Mode: Instructor Option.
Special Course Fee: No.