Unless otherwise indicated, a grade of C or higher is required for all prerequisite
Preparation and performance of advanced level literature from the contemporary and
traditional wind band repertoire. Course emphasizes performance of a variety of band
styles, meters, and sight-reading. Open to all students by audition. Auditions will
take place at the first class meeting. Participation at all scheduled performances
is required. Course repetition is required by CSU or UC for completion of a bachelor’s
degree. The limit for this course is four enrollments.
Letter Grade Only
Lecture hours/semester: 8-9
Lab hours/semester: 48-54
Homework hours/semester: 16-18
Prerequisites: Demonstration, through audition, of advanced level proficiency in instrumental technique
and music reading.