Jun 08, 2023
MUSC& 122 - Ear Training 2 Credits: 2
Students continue to study simple and compound intervals, basic four-part harmony, rhythm and pitch through a program designed to train the ear to identify and write down musical structures from dictation.
Enrollment Requirement: MUSC&121 with a grade of 2.0 or higher.
Satisfies Requirement: Humanities/Fine Arts/English
Students who successfully complete this class will be able to:
- Aurally identify simple and compound intervals, rhythmic subdivisions, basic triads, and inversions of chords, including dominant seventh chords.
- Aurally identify and notate melodies in major and minor (harmonic and melodic) keys in melodic dictation.
- Aurally identify and notate rhythms of intermediate difficulty in simple and compound meters in rhythmic dictation.
- Aurally identify and notate basic chord progressions in major and minor keys in harmonic dictation.
- Develop basic and intermediate sight-singing skills in tonal music.
- Demonstrate a knowledge of historical genres and styles beyond current trends in Performing Arts.
- Demonstrate responsibility by one or more of the following: attendance, assignment completion, final project or performance completion.
- Quantitative and Symbolic Reasoning - Quantitative Reasoning encompasses abilities necessary for a student to become literate in today’s technological world. Quantitative reasoning begins with basic skills and extends to problem solving.
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