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Music Theory 2

A continuation of MUSI 130 emphasizing non-harmonic tones. Introduction to diatonic seventh chords and their resolutions, borrowed chords, non-dominant seventh chords, and diatonic common chord modulations. Lab Fee

Accompanying

Prior keyboard experience is necessary. This course is for students who will be accompanists for the KCC Singers and/or Jazz Ensemble and may be repeated for credit not to exceed a total of two credit hours. Supervised experience in accompanying vocal and instrumental music, both solo and ensemble. [0-16-16]

Aural Comprehension/Music Reading 1

Students are required to take MUSI 130 concurrently with MUSI 132. A sequential course designed to develop critical listening skills in music reading with special emphasis on ear training and sight singing. Students will be encouraged to participate in computer-assisted instruction for additional assistance. [16-16-32] Lab Fee

Music Theory 3

MUSI 232 must be taken concurrently enrollment with MUSI 235. A continuation of MUSI 131 with emphasis on diatonic and chromatic modulations, augmented sixth chords, neapolitan sixth chords, sixth and other altered chords. Additional emphasis on music analysis and original composition. Lab Fee

Aural Comprehension/Music Reading 2

Students are required to take MUSI 131 concurrently with MUSI 134. A continuation of MUSI 132. This course is designed to develop critical listening skills in music reading with special emphasis on ear training and sight singing. Students will be encouraged to participate in computer-assisted instruction for additional assistance. [16-16-32] Lab Fee

Music Theory 4

MUSI 233 must be taken concurrentlyt enrollment with MUSI 236. A continuation of MUSI 232 designed to reinforce the melodic, harmonic, and rhythmic concepts of traditional music and an introduction to twentieth century compositional techniques. Additional emphasis placed on form analysis of larger forms to include the sonata allegro variation, rondo, and the fugue. Lab Fee

Aural Comprehension 3

A continuation of MUSI 134. The course develops dictation, error detection, and sight-reading applied to chromatic materials, irregular meters, and improvisation as applied to jazz harmonies. Lab Fee

Women’s Choir

The KCC Women’s Choir is an ensemble of female vocalists which emphasizes general musicianship and provides training in all musical styles of women’s choral literature. Performances are presented on campus and throughout the community. This wonderful and fun group is open to everyone from beginners to the more experienced choral musician. [16-16-32]

Intermediate Piano Class

Further emphasis on the development of keyboard skills with the playing of compositions in various musical styles. [0-48-48] Lab Fee