Correct playing techniques for string, brass, woodwind, and percussion instruments
as part of an ensemble performing orchestral 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 an orchestra instrument.