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
Marci A. Johnson

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 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
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
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 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 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
Aural Skills I — 3665
MUS 1930 – 2 credits
Marci A. Johnson

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
Asst Orchestra Mngr Internship — 4344
MUS 2010 – 1 credit
Neil Flory

Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus
Sheldon Center
Sep 6 – Dec 15 TBD
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
Applied Mus-Private Lesson-III — 3672
MUS 2610 – 1 credit
Marci A. Johnson

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
Sheldon Center 147
Aug 23 – Dec 17 TBD
Applied Mus-Private Lesson-III — 4330
MUS 2610 – 1 credit
Christopher G. Wakefield

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
Sheldon Center 147
Aug 23 – Dec 17 TBD
Applied Mus-Private Lesson-III — 4331
MUS 2610 – 1 credit
Alicia M. Laska

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
Sheldon Center 147
Aug 23 – Dec 17 TBD
Applied Mus-Private Lessons IV — 3674
MUS 2620 – 1 credit
Marci A. Johnson

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
Sheldon Center 147
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 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 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 147
Aug 23 – Dec 17 Mon, Wed, Fri 11:00 am – 11:50 am