Correct playing techniques for brass, woodwind and percussion instruments as part
of an ensemble performing band literature. Preparation and performance of works covering
a wide range of musical styles and periods contributing to an understanding and appreciation
of artistic musical expression. Individual practice outside of class hours is required.
Performance is required.
Letter Grade Only
Lecture hours/semester: 32-36
Lab hours/semester: 48-54
Homework hours/semester: 64-72
Prerequisites: Demonstration through audition of proficiency on a band instrument.