Credit Course Schedules

Music - Spring 2020

Historical Survey- Rock & Roll — 3438
MUS 1530 – 3 credits
Neil Flory

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. No requisites. J spring. Master Course Syllabus

Cattaraugus County Campus

Allied Health & Sciences Center 103
Jan 14 – May 14 Tue, Thu 2:40 pm – 3:55 pm
Music Theory II — 3683
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 14 – May 14 Tue, Thu 8:30 am – 9:45 am
Applied Mus-Private Lessons I — 3462
MUS 1610 – 1 credit
Robert A. Pfeiffer

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 requisites. J fall, spring. Master Course Syllabus

Cattaraugus County Campus

Jan 13 – May 14 TBD
Applied Mus-Private Lessons II — 3464
MUS 1620 – 1 credit
Robert A. Pfeiffer

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 requisites. J fall, spring. Master Course Syllabus

Cattaraugus County Campus

Jan 13 – May 14 TBD
Beginning Guitar — 3460
MUS 1680 – 3 credits

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 requisites. J fall, spring; C occasionally. Master Course Syllabus

Cattaraugus County Campus

Music Ensembles: Rock I — 3490
MUS 1850 – 2 credits
Robert A. Pfeiffer

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 requisites. J fall, spring. Master Course Syllabus

Cattaraugus County Campus

Jan 17 – May 14 Fri 1:00 pm – 2:40 pm
Music Ensembles: Rock II — 3491
MUS 1860 – 2 credits
Robert A. Pfeiffer

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: MUS 1850. J fall, spring. Master Course Syllabus

Cattaraugus County Campus

Jan 17 – May 14 Fri 1:00 pm – 2:40 pm
Aural Skills II — 3713
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 13 – May 14 Mon, Wed, Fri 8:00 am – 8:50 am
Applied Mus-Private Lesson-III — 3466
MUS 2610 – 1 credit

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

Jan 13 – May 14 TBD
Applied Mus-Private Lessons IV — 3467
MUS 2620 – 1 credit

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 requisites. J fall, spring. Master Course Syllabus

Cattaraugus County Campus

Jan 13 – May 14 TBD
Applied Mus-Private Lessons V — 3468
MUS 2630 – 1 credit

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 requisites. J fall, spring. Master Course Syllabus

Cattaraugus County Campus

Jan 13 – May 14 TBD
Applied Mus-Private Lessons VI — 3488
MUS 2640 – 1 credit

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 requisites. J fall, spring. Master Course Syllabus

Cattaraugus County Campus

Jan 13 – May 14 TBD