Music in Contemporary Culture
Selected masterpieces representing the various cultures which are part of our musical heritage. (A foundation course: not open to students with 12 or more undergraduate credits in music.)
1 – 2 (crs.)
Advanced Applied Music
Individual instruction at the graduate level is offered to qualified students on the following instruments: Brass, Keyboard, Percussion, Strings, Voice and Woodwinds.
Advanced Percussion Section Methods
Advanced Percussion Methods will update the music educator in performance and ensemble pedagogical techniques for the percussion section in band, orchestra, and percussion ensemble settings. Advanced performance problems such as found in the music of the Wisconsin School Music Association (WSMA) Festival list, in representative middle and high school performance repertoire, and those expressed by the students based on their teaching experience will be explored. Prerequisite: Degree in music education/music, instrumental music certification. Instrumental music teaching experience is strongly recommended.
1 – 3 (crs.)
Independent Study in Music
Individualized study for advanced students in the MA Humanities with specialization in Music. Prerequisite: Independent Study Topic and Instructor Approval Form must be filed at or prior to registration. 1-3 cr. with maximum accumulation of 6 cr.