MUP 293A : Applied Music/Guitar II

Provides individual private guitar 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, fretboard knowledge, sight-reading and other aspects of musicianship as applied to the guitar.

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

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1 - 2

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