Music - Spring 2018

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 — 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 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
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
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
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 — 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 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 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 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
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