MUP 174C : Applied Music/Voice

Provides individual private voice instruction. Develops applied performance skills at the music major/minor level. Draws repertory and technique methods from classical and/or jazz traditions. Includes training in performance practice and stylistic interpretation through focus on tone production, technique, diction, sight-reading and other aspects of musicianship as applied to singing.

All applied music students are required to attend weekly lessons, attend weekly performance classes, participate in public performance, and complete a music jury. A substantial amount of out-of-lesson practice time is required.


Course Outcomes

  • Use an understanding of beginning/intermediate-level musicianship and performance etiquette to prepare and rehearse intermediate solo vocal repertory.
  • Use an understanding of beginning/intermediate music literacy to prepare and rehearse intermediate-level solo vocal repertory for performance.
  • Use a basic understanding of stylistic distinctions in intermediate solo vocal repertory to accurately interpret music in performance.
  • Use a basic understanding of the human voice to improve as a performer.

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1 - 2

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