Credit Course Schedules

Music - Fall 2021

In-person
Classes meet in person on campus; specific days/times/location
Online - Asynchronous
Classes meet fully online; no specific days/times/locations
Online - Synchronous (Zoom)
Classes meet via Zoom or other resource; specific days/times
Hybrid - Online Asynchronous & Online Synchronous (Zoom)
A portion of the classes meet synchronous via Zoom or other resource and a portion is asynchronous online; there will be some specific days/times
Hybrid - Online & In-person
A portion of the classes meet in person on campus and a portion is asynchronous or synchronous online; there will be some specific days/times/locations
Hybrid - Online Asynchronous & In-person
Classes meet in both asynchronous online and in-person modes; specific meeting times and locations for in-person portions of classes are listed with each course
Hybrid - Online Synchronous (Zoom) & In-person
Classes meet in both synchronous online (Zoom) and in-person modes; specific meeting times and locations are listed with each course
Music Appreciation — 3628
MUS 1510 – 3 credits

Guides the student's search for musical enjoyment and understanding. A survey of classical and popular music is presented through listening and written examples. Students will gain knowledge of music literature and the art of music and its relationship to society. No prior musical experience or skills required. No requisites. J fall. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus
Hultquist Library 148
Aug 24 – Dec 17 Tue, Thu 1:15 pm – 2:30 pm
Music Appreciation — 3629
MUS 1510 – 3 credits

Guides the student's search for musical enjoyment and understanding. A survey of classical and popular music is presented through listening and written examples. Students will gain knowledge of music literature and the art of music and its relationship to society. No prior musical experience or skills required. No requisites. J fall. Master Course Syllabus

North County Center
North County Training Center 123
Aug 24 – Dec 17 Tue, Thu 1:15 pm – 2:30 pm
Music Appreciation — 3630
MUS 1510 – 3 credits

Guides the student's search for musical enjoyment and understanding. A survey of classical and popular music is presented through listening and written examples. Students will gain knowledge of music literature and the art of music and its relationship to society. No prior musical experience or skills required. No requisites. J fall. Master Course Syllabus

Cattaraugus County Campus
Allied Health & Sciences Center 103
Aug 24 – Dec 17 Tue, Thu 1:15 pm – 2:30 pm
Music Appreciation — 3632
MUS 1510 – 3 credits

Guides the student's search for musical enjoyment and understanding. A survey of classical and popular music is presented through listening and written examples. Students will gain knowledge of music literature and the art of music and its relationship to society. No prior musical experience or skills required. No requisites. J fall. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown - Online
Aug 24 – Dec 17 Tue, Thu 1:15 pm – 2:30 pm
Introduction to Music Industry — 3631
MUS 1520 – 3 credits
Armand J. Petri

There Students will survey a variety of career opportunities in the music industry, including artist management, entrepreneurship, recording, performance, venue management and operation, publishing, law, public relations, marketing, A&R representation, broadcast media and film. Students will gather information about various career paths in the industry, and will evaluate the relationships between those potential career paths. Students will develop written and oral communication skills essential to the music industry through the preparation of relevant documents and materials such as letter of inquiry, recording reviews, press releases, and press kits. No requisites. J occasionally. Master Course Syllabus

Aug 25 – Dec 17 Wed 2:40 pm – 3:55 pm
Historical Survey- Rock & Roll — 3633
MUS 1530 – 3 credits

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

Aug 23 – Dec 17 TBD
Music Theory I — 3634
MUS 1570 – 3 credits
Neil Flory

Introduces the student to the basic fundamentals of reading and writing music. Students will work with elements of common practice theory and harmony through written assignments and aural skills training. No previous musical experience or skills required. No requisites. J fall. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus
Hultquist Library 148
Aug 24 – Dec 17 Tue, Thu 8:30 am – 9:45 am
Music Theory I — 3635
MUS 1570 – 3 credits
Neil Flory

Introduces the student to the basic fundamentals of reading and writing music. Students will work with elements of common practice theory and harmony through written assignments and aural skills training. No previous musical experience or skills required. No requisites. J fall. Master Course Syllabus

North County Center
North County Training Center 123
Aug 24 – Dec 17 Tue, Thu 8:30 am – 9:45 am
Music Theory I — 3636
MUS 1570 – 3 credits
Neil Flory

Introduces the student to the basic fundamentals of reading and writing music. Students will work with elements of common practice theory and harmony through written assignments and aural skills training. No previous musical experience or skills required. No requisites. J fall. Master Course Syllabus

Cattaraugus County Campus
Allied Health & Sciences Center 103
Aug 24 – Dec 17 Tue, Thu 8:30 am – 9:45 am
Music Theory I — 3638
MUS 1570 – 3 credits
Neil Flory

Introduces the student to the basic fundamentals of reading and writing music. Students will work with elements of common practice theory and harmony through written assignments and aural skills training. No previous musical experience or skills required. No requisites. J fall. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown - Online
Aug 24 – Dec 17 Tue, Thu 8:30 am – 9:45 am
Applied Mus-Private Lessons I — 3639
MUS 1610 – 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

Jamestown Campus
Fees: $250
Aug 23 – Dec 17 TBD
Applied Mus-Private Lessons I — 3640
MUS 1610 – 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

North County Center
Fees: $250
Aug 23 – Dec 17 TBD
Applied Mus-Private Lessons I — 3641
MUS 1610 – 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
Fees: $250
Aug 23 – Dec 17 TBD
Applied Mus-Private Lessons II — 3642
MUS 1620 – 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

Jamestown Campus
Fees: $250
Aug 23 – Dec 17 TBD
Applied Mus-Private Lessons II — 3643
MUS 1620 – 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

North County Center
Fees: $250
Aug 23 – Dec 17 TBD
Applied Mus-Private Lessons II — 3644
MUS 1620 – 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
Fees: $250
Aug 23 – Dec 17 TBD
Beginning Voice — 3645
MUS 1630 – 3 credits
Marci A. Johnson

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 requisites. J fall, spring. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus
Sheldon Center 147
Aug 23 – Dec 17 Mon, Wed, Fri 11:00 am – 11:50 am
Beginning Voice — 3807
MUS 1630 – 3 credits
Marci A. Johnson

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 requisites. J fall, spring. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown - Online
Aug 23 – Dec 17 Mon, Wed, Fri 11:00 am – 11:50 am
Beginning Piano — 3646
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 requisites. J fall, spring. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus
Sheldon Center 144
Aug 23 – Dec 17 Mon, Wed 1:15 pm – 2:30 pm
Beginning Piano — 3808
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 requisites. J fall, spring. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown - Online
Aug 23 – Dec 17 Mon, Wed 1:15 pm – 2:30 pm
Beginning Guitar — 3647
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

North County Center
Aug 23 – Dec 17 Mon, Wed, Fri 10:00 am – 10:50 am
Beginning Guitar — 3648
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 requisites. J fall, spring; C occasionally. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus
Sheldon Center 147
Aug 23 – Dec 17 Mon, Wed, Fri 10:00 am – 10:50 am
Beginning Guitar — 3649
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
Aug 23 – Dec 17 Mon, Wed, Fri 10:00 am – 10:50 am
Beginning Guitar — 3810
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 requisites. J fall, spring; C occasionally. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown - Online
Aug 23 – Dec 17 Mon, Wed, Fri 10:00 am – 10:50 am
Piano II — 3650
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. J spring. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus
Sheldon Center 144
Aug 23 – Dec 17 Mon, Wed, Fri 9:00 am – 9:50 am
Piano II — 3811
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. J spring. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown - Online
Aug 23 – Dec 17 Mon, Wed, Fri 9:00 am – 9:50 am
Intro to Sound Recording — 3651
MUS 1710 – 4 credits
Matthew J. Estep

Students will experience an introduction to the field of audio and the art of sound recording. Through lecture and lab-based instruction, students will learn fundamental principles of sound and how to apply them effectively in a professional studio environment. Students will understand and utilize the college?s recording facilities and equipment to engineer and complete assigned projects. Additional studio hours are required. No requisites. J fall, spring. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus
Sheldon Center 111
Aug 24 – Dec 17 Tue, Thu 11:30 am – 12:45 pm
Intro to Sound Recording — 3652
MUS 1710 – 0 credits
Matthew J. Estep

Students will experience an introduction to the field of audio and the art of sound recording. Through lecture and lab-based instruction, students will learn fundamental principles of sound and how to apply them effectively in a professional studio environment. Students will understand and utilize the college?s recording facilities and equipment to engineer and complete assigned projects. Additional studio hours are required. No requisites. J fall, spring. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus
Sheldon Center 142
Aug 26 – Dec 17 Thu 2:40 pm – 5:10 pm
Into to Music Technology — 3653
MUS 1730 – 3 credits
Matthew J. Estep

Appropriate for students with a personal or career interest in this area. No prior music or studio knowledge is required. Through course-work and experience in the college's digital studio, students will be introduced to and gain an understanding of the new music technology including music software, music sequencing, sound sampling, synthesizers, effects, drum machines, and other related equipment. Emphasis will be placed on aesthetics and style in the music produced. Additional studio hours are required. Recommended for those pursuing education, communications, Internet production with regard to audio, multimedia, education, performing arts, or music related fields. No requisites. J occasionally. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus
Sheldon Center 111
Aug 24 – Dec 17 Tue, Thu 10:00 am – 11:15 am
Music Ensembles: Chorus I — 3654
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 requisites. J fall, spring. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus
Sheldon Center 147
Aug 23 – Dec 17 Mon 5:00 pm – 6:40 pm
Music Ensembles: Chorus II — 3655
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: MUS 1750. J fall, spring. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus
Sheldon Center 147
Aug 23 – Dec 17 Mon 5:00 pm – 6:40 pm
Music Ensembles: Rock I — 3658
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 requisites. J fall, spring. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus
Sheldon Center 147
Aug 27 – Dec 17 Fri TBD
Music Ensembles: Rock I — 3660
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
Aug 27 – Dec 17 Fri 1:00 pm – 2:40 pm
Music Ensembles: Rock II — 3659
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: MUS 1850. J fall, spring. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus
Sheldon Center 147
Aug 27 – Dec 17 Fri TBD
Music Ensembles: Rock II — 3661
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
Aug 27 – Dec 17 Fri 1:00 pm – 2:40 pm
Music Ensem: Concert Band I — 3662
MUS 1870 – 2 credits
Christopher G. Wakefield

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

Jamestown Campus
Sheldon Center 147
Aug 24 – Dec 17 Tue 5:00 pm – 6:40 pm
Music Ensem: Concert Band II — 3663
MUS 1880 – 2 credits
Christopher G. Wakefield

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 1870. J fall, spring. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus
Sheldon Center 147
Aug 24 – Dec 17 Tue 5:00 pm – 6:40 pm
Guitar Maintenance/Repair — 3664
MUS 1890 – 2 credits
Darwin B. Eckstrom

With a major course emphasis on guitar maintenance and repair, students will concentrate on proper stringing, tuning, set-up, and maintenance. Electric, acoustic, and MIDI Controller instruments will be considered. Purchase considerations for new and used instruments will be discussed. No previous music or repair experience required. Application to other stringed instruments will be included as appropriate. No requisites. J occasionally. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus
Sheldon Center 142C
Sep 13 – Dec 13 Mon, Fri 3:20 pm – 4:55 pm
Aural Skills I — 3665
MUS 1930 – 2 credits
Neil Flory

This course focuses on rhythmic, melodic, and harmonic recognition and dictation, sight reading, solfeggio, and Kodaly hand signals. Students will have access to computer-assisted practice sessions in the theory studio. Strongly recommended for students wishing to improve their musical abilities. No previous musical experience required. No requisites. J fall. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus
Hultquist Library 148
Aug 23 – Dec 17 Mon, Wed, Fri 8:00 am – 8:50 am
Aural Skills I — 3666
MUS 1930 – 2 credits
Neil Flory

This course focuses on rhythmic, melodic, and harmonic recognition and dictation, sight reading, solfeggio, and Kodaly hand signals. Students will have access to computer-assisted practice sessions in the theory studio. Strongly recommended for students wishing to improve their musical abilities. No previous musical experience required. No requisites. J fall. Master Course Syllabus

North County Center
North County Training Center 123
Aug 23 – Dec 17 Mon, Wed 8:00 am – 8:50 am
Aural Skills I — 3667
MUS 1930 – 2 credits
Neil Flory

This course focuses on rhythmic, melodic, and harmonic recognition and dictation, sight reading, solfeggio, and Kodaly hand signals. Students will have access to computer-assisted practice sessions in the theory studio. Strongly recommended for students wishing to improve their musical abilities. No previous musical experience required. No requisites. J fall. Master Course Syllabus

Cattaraugus County Campus
Allied Health & Sciences Center 103
Aug 23 – Dec 17 Mon, Wed, Fri 8:00 am – 8:50 am
Aural Skills I — 3668
MUS 1930 – 2 credits
Neil Flory

This course focuses on rhythmic, melodic, and harmonic recognition and dictation, sight reading, solfeggio, and Kodaly hand signals. Students will have access to computer-assisted practice sessions in the theory studio. Strongly recommended for students wishing to improve their musical abilities. No previous musical experience required. No requisites. J fall. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown - Online
Aug 23 – Dec 17 Mon, Wed, Fri 8:00 am – 8:50 am
Music Theory III — 3669
MUS 2570 – 3 credits
Neil Flory

Students will receive a continuation of music theory instruction. Form and analysis, chromaticism, aspects of choral and instrumental arranging will be considered. Prerequisite: MUS 1580. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus
Sheldon Center 147
Aug 24 – Dec 17 Tue, Thu 11:30 am – 12:45 pm
Music Theory III — 3670
MUS 2570 – 3 credits
Neil Flory

Students will receive a continuation of music theory instruction. Form and analysis, chromaticism, aspects of choral and instrumental arranging will be considered. Prerequisite: MUS 1580. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown - Online
Aug 24 – Dec 17 Tue, Thu 11:30 am – 12:45 pm
Applied Mus-Private Lesson-III — 3672
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

Jamestown Campus
Fees: $250
Aug 23 – Dec 17 TBD
Applied Mus-Private Lesson-III — 3673
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
Fees: $250
Aug 23 – Dec 17 TBD
Applied Mus-Private Lesson-III — 3826
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

North County Center
Fees: $250
Applied Mus-Private Lessons IV — 3674
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

Jamestown Campus
Fees: $250
Aug 23 – Dec 17 TBD
Applied Mus-Private Lessons IV — 3675
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
Fees: $250
Aug 23 – Dec 17 TBD
Applied Mus-Private Lessons V — 3676
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

Jamestown Campus
Fees: $250
Aug 23 – Dec 17 TBD
Applied Mus-Private Lessons V — 3678
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
Fees: $250
Aug 23 – Dec 17 TBD
Applied Mus-Private Lessons VI — 3679
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

Jamestown Campus
Fees: $250
Aug 23 – Dec 17 TBD
Applied Mus-Private Lessons VI — 3680
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
Fees: $250
Aug 23 – Dec 17 TBD
Music Ensembles: Chorus III — 3656
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: MUS 1760. J fall, spring. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus
Sheldon Center 147
Aug 23 – Dec 17 Mon 5:00 pm – 6:40 pm
Music Ensembles: Chorus IV — 3657
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: MUS 2750. J fall, spring. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus
Sheldon Center 147
Aug 23 – Dec 17 Mon 5:00 pm – 6:40 pm
Music Ensembles: Rock III — 3681
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: MUS 1860. J fall, spring. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus
Sheldon Center 147
Aug 27 – Dec 17 Fri TBD
Music Ensembles: Rock III — 3682
MUS 2850 – 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 third in the sequence and will cover new and different music literature. Prerequisite: MUS 1860. J fall, spring. Master Course Syllabus

Cattaraugus County Campus
Aug 27 – Dec 17 Fri 1:00 pm – 2:40 pm
Music Ensembles: Rock IV — 3683
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: MUS 2850. J fall, spring. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus
Sheldon Center 147
Aug 27 – Dec 17 Fri TBD
Music Ensembles: Rock IV — 3684
MUS 2860 – 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 fourth in the sequence and will cover new and different music literature. Prerequisite: MUS 2850. J fall, spring. Master Course Syllabus

Cattaraugus County Campus
Aug 27 – Dec 17 Fri 1:00 pm – 2:40 pm
Music Ensem: Concert Band III — 3685
MUS 2870 – 2 credits
Christopher G. Wakefield

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: MUS 1880.J fall, spring. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus
Sheldon Center 147
Aug 24 – Dec 17 Tue 5:00 pm – 6:40 pm
Music Ensem: Concert Band IV — 3686
MUS 2880 – 2 credits
Christopher G. Wakefield

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: MUS 2870. J fall, spring. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus
Sheldon Center 147
Aug 24 – Dec 17 Tue 5:00 pm – 6:40 pm
Aural Skills III — 3671
MUS 2930 – 2 credits
Neil Flory

More complex harmonies, chordal structure, and rhythmic dictation will be covered in this continuation of MUS 1940. Tonal and atonal sight singing will be studied. Prerequisite: MUS 1940. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus
Sheldon Center 138
Aug 23 – Dec 17 Mon, Wed, Fri 11:00 am – 11:50 am
Aural Skills III — 3706
MUS 2930 – 2 credits
Neil Flory

More complex harmonies, chordal structure, and rhythmic dictation will be covered in this continuation of MUS 1940. Tonal and atonal sight singing will be studied. Prerequisite: MUS 1940. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown - Online
Aug 23 – Dec 17 Mon, Wed, Fri 11:00 am – 11:50 am
Non-Western Music — 3687
MUS 7513 – 3 credits

Students will explore the rich diversity of ways in which music is made in Africa, India, Asia, Indonesia, the Middle East, and other regions outside of Western Europe and North America. How can music communicate the passion of a populace and help to create cultural identity? How can music strengthen community, contribute to the collective memory, and serve as a conduit for spirituality? In what ways does music define and create a framework for human rituals and cultural traditions? How do geographic, economic, political, and societal factors interact to shape the music of a region or culture? What can music show us about the connections between regions and cultures? What can we learn about our own culture from the music of other cultures? How can the music of other cultures ultimately deepen our understanding of what it means to be human? Students will explore these and other questions through this study of a wide variety of folk, indigenous and classical music styles. No prior musical experience or skills are required for this course. No requisites. J fall; Online fall. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus
Hultquist Library 148
Aug 24 – Dec 17 Tue, Thu 2:40 pm – 3:55 pm
Non-Western Music — 3688
MUS 7513 – 3 credits

Students will explore the rich diversity of ways in which music is made in Africa, India, Asia, Indonesia, the Middle East, and other regions outside of Western Europe and North America. How can music communicate the passion of a populace and help to create cultural identity? How can music strengthen community, contribute to the collective memory, and serve as a conduit for spirituality? In what ways does music define and create a framework for human rituals and cultural traditions? How do geographic, economic, political, and societal factors interact to shape the music of a region or culture? What can music show us about the connections between regions and cultures? What can we learn about our own culture from the music of other cultures? How can the music of other cultures ultimately deepen our understanding of what it means to be human? Students will explore these and other questions through this study of a wide variety of folk, indigenous and classical music styles. No prior musical experience or skills are required for this course. No requisites. J fall; Online fall. Master Course Syllabus

Cattaraugus County Campus
Allied Health & Sciences Center 103
Aug 24 – Dec 17 Tue, Thu 2:40 pm – 3:55 pm
Non-Western Music — 3689
MUS 7513 – 3 credits

Students will explore the rich diversity of ways in which music is made in Africa, India, Asia, Indonesia, the Middle East, and other regions outside of Western Europe and North America. How can music communicate the passion of a populace and help to create cultural identity? How can music strengthen community, contribute to the collective memory, and serve as a conduit for spirituality? In what ways does music define and create a framework for human rituals and cultural traditions? How do geographic, economic, political, and societal factors interact to shape the music of a region or culture? What can music show us about the connections between regions and cultures? What can we learn about our own culture from the music of other cultures? How can the music of other cultures ultimately deepen our understanding of what it means to be human? Students will explore these and other questions through this study of a wide variety of folk, indigenous and classical music styles. No prior musical experience or skills are required for this course. No requisites. J fall; Online fall. Master Course Syllabus

North County Center
North County Training Center 123
Aug 24 – Dec 17 Tue, Thu 2:40 pm – 3:55 pm
Non-Western Music — 3690
MUS 7513 – 3 credits

Students will explore the rich diversity of ways in which music is made in Africa, India, Asia, Indonesia, the Middle East, and other regions outside of Western Europe and North America. How can music communicate the passion of a populace and help to create cultural identity? How can music strengthen community, contribute to the collective memory, and serve as a conduit for spirituality? In what ways does music define and create a framework for human rituals and cultural traditions? How do geographic, economic, political, and societal factors interact to shape the music of a region or culture? What can music show us about the connections between regions and cultures? What can we learn about our own culture from the music of other cultures? How can the music of other cultures ultimately deepen our understanding of what it means to be human? Students will explore these and other questions through this study of a wide variety of folk, indigenous and classical music styles. No prior musical experience or skills are required for this course. No requisites. J fall; Online fall. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown - Online
Aug 24 – Dec 17 Tue, Thu 2:40 pm – 3:55 pm