Music - Spring 2018

Historical Survey- Rock & Roll — 3493
MUS 1530 – 3 credits
Darwin B. Eckstrom

Students will study the roots and development of Rock/Soul/Pop music from its earliest manifestations to the current state of pop music. Through readings, lectures, listening to musical examples, and video footage, they will experience the birth and development of this genre of musical expression, which has been the dominant musical form in the U.S. since the 1950s. Eligibility: ENG 1510. J spring. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Hultquist Library 148
Jan 16 – May 17 Tue, Thu 2:40 pm – 3:55 pm
Historical Survey- Rock & Roll — 3495
MUS 1530 – 3 credits
Darwin B. Eckstrom

Students will study the roots and development of Rock/Soul/Pop music from its earliest manifestations to the current state of pop music. Through readings, lectures, listening to musical examples, and video footage, they will experience the birth and development of this genre of musical expression, which has been the dominant musical form in the U.S. since the 1950s. Eligibility: ENG 1510. J spring. Master Course Syllabus

North County Center

North County Training Center 123
Jan 16 – May 17 Tue, Thu 2:40 pm – 3:55 pm
Historical Survey- Rock & Roll — 3572
MUS 1530 – 3 credits
Darwin B. Eckstrom

Students will study the roots and development of Rock/Soul/Pop music from its earliest manifestations to the current state of pop music. Through readings, lectures, listening to musical examples, and video footage, they will experience the birth and development of this genre of musical expression, which has been the dominant musical form in the U.S. since the 1950s. Eligibility: ENG 1510. J spring. Master Course Syllabus

Cattaraugus County Campus

Allied Health & Sciences Center 103
Jan 16 – May 17 Tue, Thu 2:40 pm – 3:55 pm
Music Theory II — 3496
MUS 1580 – 3 credits
Neil Flory

In this continuation of Music Theory I, students gain further mastery of the structure of music through written work in more complex chordal structure, compositional techniques, and aural skills. Prerequisite: MUS 1570. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Hultquist Library 148
Jan 16 – May 17 Tue, Thu 8:30 am – 9:45 am
Music Theory II — 3574
MUS 1580 – 3 credits
Neil Flory

In this continuation of Music Theory I, students gain further mastery of the structure of music through written work in more complex chordal structure, compositional techniques, and aural skills. Prerequisite: MUS 1570. Master Course Syllabus

Cattaraugus County Campus

Allied Health & Sciences Center 103
Jan 16 – May 17 Tue, Thu 8:30 am – 9:45 am
Applied Mus-Private Lessons I — 3581
MUS 1610 – 1 credit
Neil Flory

Provides for private study for the beginner or more advanced student on instruments, voice, composition, or other areas of music. Students gain musical skills and artistry through individual instruction. Sessions are arranged through the director of music. Public performance is optional. A studio fee is required. May be taken for a total of 6 credit hours. No prerequisites. Master Course Syllabus

Cattaraugus County Campus

Technology Center
Jan 16 – May 17 TBD
Applied Mus-Private Lessons I — 3624
MUS 1610 – 1 credit
Neil Flory

Provides for private study for the beginner or more advanced student on instruments, voice, composition, or other areas of music. Students gain musical skills and artistry through individual instruction. Sessions are arranged through the director of music. Public performance is optional. A studio fee is required. May be taken for a total of 6 credit hours. No prerequisites. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Off-Campus
Jan 16 – May 17 TBD
Applied Mus-Private Lessons II — 3583
MUS 1620 – 1 credit
Neil Flory

Provides for private study for the beginner or more advanced student on instruments, voice, composition, or other areas of music. Students gain musical skills and artistry through individual instruction. Sessions are arranged through the director of music. Public performance is optional. A studio fee is required. May be taken for a total of 6 credit hours. No prerequisites. Master Course Syllabus

Cattaraugus County Campus

Technology Center
Jan 16 – May 17 TBD
Applied Mus-Private Lessons II — 3625
MUS 1620 – 1 credit
Neil Flory

Provides for private study for the beginner or more advanced student on instruments, voice, composition, or other areas of music. Students gain musical skills and artistry through individual instruction. Sessions are arranged through the director of music. Public performance is optional. A studio fee is required. May be taken for a total of 6 credit hours. No prerequisites. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Off-Campus
Jan 16 – May 17 TBD
Beginning Voice — 3500
MUS 1630 – 3 credits
Michael F. Kelly

Singers of all levels of experience from the beginner on can take this course. Students will improve their vocal performance for singing or speaking by dealing with written and class exercises. Vocal production, vocal pedagogy, artistic interpretation of song, working with accompanists, stage usage, acoustics, and the use of sound equipment will be considered. Recommended for those interested in performing arts, communications, education, public speaking, and related areas. No prerequisites. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Jan 17 – May 17 Mon, Wed, Fri 11:00 am – 11:50 am
Beginning Piano — 3501
MUS 1670 – 3 credits

Offers group instruction in piano for the beginner. Through work at the keyboard and written work in music theory, students gain improved ability to perform at the piano or other keyboard instruments. Recommended for those interested in careers in therapy, recreation, education, music performance, music education, and other related fields. No prerequisites. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Jan 17 – May 17 Mon, Wed 1:15 pm – 2:30 pm
Beginning Guitar — 3502
MUS 1680 – 3 credits
Darwin B. Eckstrom

Offers group instruction in guitar for the beginner. Through work on the instrument and written work in music theory, students gain improved ability to perform on the guitar. Recommended for those interested in careers in therapy, recreation, education, music performance, music education and other related fields. No prerequisites. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Jan 17 – May 17 Mon, Wed, Fri 9:00 am – 9:50 am
Beginning Guitar — 3508
MUS 1680 – 3 credits
Spencer Drake

Offers group instruction in guitar for the beginner. Through work on the instrument and written work in music theory, students gain improved ability to perform on the guitar. Recommended for those interested in careers in therapy, recreation, education, music performance, music education and other related fields. No prerequisites. Master Course Syllabus

North County Center

North County Campus Center 223
Feb 1 – May 10 Thu 6:30 pm – 9:15 pm
Beginning Guitar — 3580
MUS 1680 – 3 credits
Gregg W. Karl

Offers group instruction in guitar for the beginner. Through work on the instrument and written work in music theory, students gain improved ability to perform on the guitar. Recommended for those interested in careers in therapy, recreation, education, music performance, music education and other related fields. No prerequisites. Master Course Syllabus

Cattaraugus County Campus

Jan 29 – May 14 Mon, Wed 1:00 pm – 2:25 pm
Piano II — 3503
MUS 1690 – 3 credits

Students will receive further study in class piano. Aspects of keyboard technique, sight reading, improvisation, artistry, and repertoire will be emphasized. Prerequisite: MUS 1670. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Jan 17 – May 17 Mon, Wed, Fri 9:00 am – 9:50 am
Guitar II — 3504
MUS 1700 – 3 credits
Darwin B. Eckstrom

Students will receive further study in class guitar. Aspects of guitar technique, sight reading, improvisation, artistry, and repertoire will be emphasized. Prerequisite: MUS 1680. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Jan 17 – May 17 Mon, Wed, Fri 10:00 am – 10:50 am
Music Ensembles: Chorus I — 3518
MUS 1750 – 2 credits
Julie M. Costantini

Students will participate in a music ensemble, gain a greater understanding of music literature and styles, and grow in musical expression through performance. Students will perform in the ensemble during a concert at the end of each semester. Since JCC music ensembles are non-audition, it is expected that first-time instrumentalists be at high school levels on their instruments. Chorus members must be able to sing in tune. No prerequisites. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Jan 22 – May 17 Mon 5:00 pm – 6:40 pm
Music Ensembles: Chorus II — 3520
MUS 1760 – 2 credits
Julie M. Costantini

Students will participate in a music ensemble, gain a greater understanding of music literature and styles, and grow in musical expression through performance. Students will perform in the ensemble during a concert at the end of each semester. This course is the second in the sequence and will cover new and different music literature. Prerequisite: the first course in the sequence (MUS 1750, 1830, 1850, or 1870 as appropriate). Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Jan 22 – May 17 Mon 5:00 pm – 6:40 pm
Music Ensembles: Rock I — 3579
MUS 1850 – 2 credits
Gregg W. Karl

Students will participate in a music ensemble, gain a greater understanding of music literature and styles, and grow in musical expression through performance. Students will perform in the ensemble during a concert at the end of each semester. Since JCC music ensembles are non-audition, it is expected that first-time instrumentalists be at high school levels on their instruments. Chorus members must be able to sing in tune. No prerequisites. Master Course Syllabus

Cattaraugus County Campus

Feb 2 – May 11 Fri 12:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Music Ensembles: Rock I — 3589
MUS 1850 – 2 credits
Darwin B. Eckstrom

Students will participate in a music ensemble, gain a greater understanding of music literature and styles, and grow in musical expression through performance. Students will perform in the ensemble during a concert at the end of each semester. Since JCC music ensembles are non-audition, it is expected that first-time instrumentalists be at high school levels on their instruments. Chorus members must be able to sing in tune. No prerequisites. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Jan 19 – May 17 Fri TBD
Music Ensembles: Rock II — 3614
MUS 1860 – 2 credits
Darwin B. Eckstrom

Students will participate in a music ensemble, gain a greater understanding of music literature and styles, and grow in musical expression through performance. Students will perform in the ensemble during a concert at the end of each semester. This course is the second in the sequence and will cover new and different music literature. Prerequisite: the first course in the sequence (MUS 1750, 1830, 1850, or 1870 as appropriate). Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Jan 19 – May 17 Fri TBD
Music Ensem: Concert Band I — 3618
MUS 1870 – 2 credits
Ralph L. Rasmusson

Students will participate in a music ensemble, gain a greater understanding of music literature and styles, and grow in musical expression through performance. Students will perform in the ensemble during a concert at the end of each semester. Since JCC music ensembles are non-audition, it is expected that first-time instrumentalists be at high school levels on their instruments. Chorus members must be able to sing in tune. No prerequisites. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Jan 16 – May 17 Tue 5:00 pm – 6:40 pm
Music Ensem: Concert Band II — 3620
MUS 1880 – 2 credits
Ralph L. Rasmusson

Students will participate in a music ensemble, gain a greater understanding of music literature and styles, and grow in musical expression through performance. Students will perform in the ensemble during a concert at the end of each semester. This course is the second in the sequence and will cover new and different music literature. Prerequisite: the first course in the sequence (MUS 1750, 1830, 1850, or 1870 as appropriate). Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Jan 16 – May 17 Tue 5:00 pm – 6:40 pm
Aural Skills II — 3497
MUS 1940 – 2 credits
Neil Flory

Provides further study in concepts emphasized in MUS 1930. Students will have access to computer-assisted practice sessions in the theory studio. Strongly recommended for students wishing to improve their musical abilities. Prerequisite: MUS 1930. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Hultquist Library 148
Jan 17 – May 17 Mon, Wed, Fri 8:00 am – 8:50 am
Aural Skills II — 3577
MUS 1940 – 2 credits
Neil Flory

Provides further study in concepts emphasized in MUS 1930. Students will have access to computer-assisted practice sessions in the theory studio. Strongly recommended for students wishing to improve their musical abilities. Prerequisite: MUS 1930. Master Course Syllabus

Cattaraugus County Campus

Allied Health & Sciences Center 103
Jan 17 – May 17 Mon, Wed, Fri 8:00 am – 8:50 am
Music Theory IV — 3498
MUS 2580 – 3 credits
Neil Flory

Further consideration of form and analysis, composition, and arranging will be offered in this continuation of Music Theory III. Aspects of Twentieth Century composition will be considered. Prerequisite: MUS 2570. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Hultquist Library 148
Jan 16 – May 17 Tue, Thu 11:30 am – 12:45 pm
Music Theory IV — 3575
MUS 2580 – 3 credits
Neil Flory

Further consideration of form and analysis, composition, and arranging will be offered in this continuation of Music Theory III. Aspects of Twentieth Century composition will be considered. Prerequisite: MUS 2570. Master Course Syllabus

Cattaraugus County Campus

Allied Health & Sciences Center 103
Jan 16 – May 17 Tue, Thu 11:30 am – 12:45 pm
Applied Mus-Private Lesson-III — 3584
MUS 2610 – 1 credit
Neil Flory

Provides for private study for the beginner or more advanced student on instruments, voice, composition, or other areas of music. Students gain musical skills and artistry through individual instruction. Sessions are arranged through the director of music. Public performance is optional. A studio fee is required. May be taken for a total of 6 credit hours. No Prerequisites. Master Course Syllabus

Cattaraugus County Campus

Technology Center
Jan 16 – May 17 TBD
Applied Mus-Private Lesson-III — 3626
MUS 2610 – 1 credit
Neil Flory

Provides for private study for the beginner or more advanced student on instruments, voice, composition, or other areas of music. Students gain musical skills and artistry through individual instruction. Sessions are arranged through the director of music. Public performance is optional. A studio fee is required. May be taken for a total of 6 credit hours. No Prerequisites. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Off-Campus
Jan 16 – May 17 TBD
Applied Mus-Private Lessons IV — 3586
MUS 2620 – 1 credit
Neil Flory

Provides for private study for the beginner or more advanced student on instruments, voice, composition, or other areas of music. Students gain musical skills and artistry through individual instruction. Sessions are arranged through the director of music. Public performance is optional. A studio fee is required. May be taken for a total of 6 credit hours. No Prerequisites. Master Course Syllabus

Cattaraugus County Campus

Technology Center
Jan 16 – May 17 TBD
Applied Mus-Private Lessons IV — 3627
MUS 2620 – 1 credit
Neil Flory

Provides for private study for the beginner or more advanced student on instruments, voice, composition, or other areas of music. Students gain musical skills and artistry through individual instruction. Sessions are arranged through the director of music. Public performance is optional. A studio fee is required. May be taken for a total of 6 credit hours. No Prerequisites. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Off-Campus
Jan 16 – May 17 TBD
Applied Mus-Private Lessons V — 3587
MUS 2630 – 1 credit
Neil Flory

Provides for private study for the beginner or more advanced student on instruments, voice, composition, or other areas of music. Students gain musical skills and artistry through individual instruction. Sessions are arranged through the director of music. Public performance is optional. A studio fee is required. May be taken for a total of 6 credit hours. No Prerequisites. Master Course Syllabus

Cattaraugus County Campus

Technology Center
Jan 16 – May 17 TBD
Applied Mus-Private Lessons V — 3628
MUS 2630 – 1 credit
Neil Flory

Provides for private study for the beginner or more advanced student on instruments, voice, composition, or other areas of music. Students gain musical skills and artistry through individual instruction. Sessions are arranged through the director of music. Public performance is optional. A studio fee is required. May be taken for a total of 6 credit hours. No Prerequisites. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Off-Campus
Jan 16 – May 17 TBD
Applied Mus-Private Lessons VI — 3588
MUS 2640 – 1 credit
Neil Flory

Provides for private study for the beginner or more advanced student on instruments, voice, composition, or other areas of music. Students gain musical skills and artistry through individual instruction. Sessions are arranged through the director of music. Public performance is optional. A studio fee is required. May be taken for a total of 6 credit hours. No Prerequisites. Master Course Syllabus

Cattaraugus County Campus

Technology Center
Jan 16 – May 17 TBD
Applied Mus-Private Lessons VI — 3629
MUS 2640 – 1 credit
Neil Flory

Provides for private study for the beginner or more advanced student on instruments, voice, composition, or other areas of music. Students gain musical skills and artistry through individual instruction. Sessions are arranged through the director of music. Public performance is optional. A studio fee is required. May be taken for a total of 6 credit hours. No Prerequisites. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Off-Campus
Jan 16 – May 17 TBD
Music Ensembles: Chorus III — 3522
MUS 2750 – 2 credits
Julie M. Costantini

Students will participate in a music ensemble, gain a greater understanding of music literature and styles, and grow in musical expression through performance. Students will perform in the ensemble during a concert at the end of each semester. This course is the third in the sequence and will cover new and different music literature. Prerequisite: the second course in the sequence (MUS 1760, 1840, 1860, or 1880 as appropriate). Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Jan 22 – May 17 Mon 5:00 pm – 6:40 pm
Music Ensembles: Chorus IV — 3528
MUS 2760 – 2 credits
Julie M. Costantini

Students will participate in a music ensemble, gain a greater understanding of music literature and styles, and grow in musical expression through performance. Students will perform in the ensemble during a concert at the end of each semester. This course is the fourth in the sequence and will cover new and different music literature. Prerequisite: the third course in the sequence (MUS 2750, 2830, 2850, or 2870 as appropriate). Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Jan 22 – May 17 Mon 5:00 pm – 6:40 pm
Music Ensembles: Rock III — 3615
MUS 2850 – 2 credits
Darwin B. Eckstrom

Students will participate in a music ensemble, gain a greater understanding of music literature and styles, and grow in musical expression through performance. Students will perform in the ensemble during a concert at the end of each semester. This course is the third in the sequence and will cover new and different music literature. Prerequisite: the second course in the sequence (MUS 1760, 1840, 1860, or 1880 as appropriate). Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Jan 19 – May 17 Fri TBD
Music Ensembles: Rock IV — 3617
MUS 2860 – 2 credits
Darwin B. Eckstrom

Students will participate in a music ensemble, gain a greater understanding of music literature and styles, and grow in musical expression through performance. Students will perform in the ensemble during a concert at the end of each semester. This course is the fourth in the sequence and will cover new and different music literature. Prerequisite: the third course in the sequence (MUS 2750, 2830, 2850, or 2870 as appropriate). Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Jan 19 – May 17 Fri TBD
Music Ensem: Concert Band III — 3621
MUS 2870 – 2 credits
Ralph L. Rasmusson

Students will participate in a music ensemble, gain a greater understanding of music literature and styles, and grow in musical expression through performance. Students will perform in the ensemble during a concert at the end of each semester. This course is the third in the sequence and will cover new and different music literature. Prerequisite: the second course in the sequence (MUS 1760, 1840, 1860, or 1880 as appropriate). Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Jan 16 – May 17 Tue 5:00 pm – 6:40 pm
Music Ensem: Concert Band IV — 3622
MUS 2880 – 2 credits
Ralph L. Rasmusson

Students will participate in a music ensemble, gain a greater understanding of music literature and styles, and grow in musical expression through performance. Students will perform in the ensemble during a concert at the end of each semester. This course is the fourth in the sequence and will cover new and different music literature. Prerequisite: the third course in the sequence (MUS 2750, 2830, 2850, or 2870 as appropriate). Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Jan 16 – May 17 Tue 5:00 pm – 6:40 pm
Digital/Audio Studio Seminar — 3507
MUS 2890 – 3 credits
Matthew J. Estep

Students will have the opportunity to work in the audio and digital studios. Students will design a project or series of projects encompassing the two facilities. Class participation is required. Further instruction in audio and digital studio techniques, recording, and sound reinforcement will be presented. Prerequisite: MUS 1710 or MUS 1730. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Jan 16 – May 17 Tue, Thu 10:00 am – 11:15 am
Aural Skills IV — 3499
MUS 2940 – 2 credits
Neil Flory

Advanced tonal and atonal dictation and sight singing will be studied in this continuation of MUS 2930. Prerequisite: MUS 2930. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Hultquist Library 148
Jan 17 – May 17 Mon, Wed 2:40 pm – 3:55 pm
Aural Skills IV — 3578
MUS 2940 – 2 credits
Neil Flory

Advanced tonal and atonal dictation and sight singing will be studied in this continuation of MUS 2930. Prerequisite: MUS 2930. Master Course Syllabus

Cattaraugus County Campus

Allied Health & Sciences Center 103
Jan 17 – May 17 Mon, Wed 2:40 pm – 3:55 pm