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MU310 University Singers (0.5)

Preparation and performance of major oratorio and other selected works each semester. Meets once weekly. Open to

all students. No auditions. May be repeated for credit.

MU310O University Orchestra (0.5)

Preparation and performance of major oratorio and other selected works each semester. Meets once weekly. Open to

all students. May be repeated for credit.

MU311 Opera Workshop (1)

Opera scenes from a variety of styles and time periods are performed in English, with staging and costumes. Open to

all students by audition. May be repeated for credit.

MU313 Percussion Techniques (1)

Basic elements of playing percussion instruments related to teaching school.

Areas studied are rudiments, techniques, teaching strategies and analysis, manufacturer overview and maintenance of

percussion instruments.

MU314 Woodwind Techniques (1)

Basic elements of playing woodwind instruments related to school teaching. Performance skills, literature, teaching

strategies and analysis, and maintenance of woodwind instruments.

MU315 Brass Techniques (1)

Basic elements of playing brass instruments related to school teaching. Performance skills, literature, teaching strategies

and analysis, and maintenance of brass instruments.

MU316 String Techniques (1)

Basic elements of playing string instruments related to school teaching. Fingering positions, bowings, teaching strategies

and analysis, maintenance, and literature of string instruments.

MU320 The Master’s Chorale (1)

Concert choir of 50 to 60 voices. Membership is open to all students by audition with the director. Strong emphasis on

concert chorale literature of varied eras and styles. Area concerts and spring tour, with tours to Israel every four years.

May be repeated for credit.

Corequisite: MU310.

MU320W Women’s Chamber Choir (1)

A choir for women performing a wide variety of music from all style periods. The choir sings in a number of local

venues, including churches, convalescent centers, and campus concerts, and also has a spring tour. Open to all women

students by audition. May be repeated for credit.

Corequisite: MU310.

MU324 Worship Band Leadership (2)

Acquaints students with current worship band practices and trends and provides an understanding of technologies used

for worship ministry in regards to scheduling and chart resources. Band rehearsals, organization, and musician

discipleship and relationships will also be discussed.

MU330 Concert Attendance (0)

Attendance at a specified number of concerts. Required concerts include a combination of on- and off-campus concerts.

Pass/fail; no tuition.

MU333 Worship and Songs of the Church (3)

Traces the thread of worship from early Hebrew times to the present; explores the varied paradigms of worship and

reasons why we worship as we do. Presents the historical development of psalms, hymns, and spiritual songs.