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MUS 1111   Ind Instruction - Percussion    
MUS 1111   Ind Instruction: Clarinet   MUS 1111 Individual Instruction (1/2-6). (May be repeated for credit.) One thirty-minute lesson and not less than 5 hours practice per week. Enrollment is open to music majors and minors and all interested students with the permission of the instructor. Private lesson fee: $25  
MUS 1111   Ind Instruction: Guitar    
MUS 1111   Ind Instruction: Piano   MUS 1111 Individual Instruction (1/2-6). (May be repeated for credit.) One thirty-minute lesson and not less than 5 hours practice per week. Enrollment is open to music majors and minors and all interested students with the permission of the instructor. Private lesson fee: $25  
MUS 1111   Ind Instruction: Voice    
MUS 1111   Indivd. Instructn. French Horn    
MUS 1111   Individual Instrct French Horn    
MUS 1111   Individual Instrctn Euphonium    
MUS 1111   Individual Instrctn- Clarinet    
MUS 1111   Individual Instruct. Saxophone    
MUS 1111   Individual Instruction - Flute    
MUS 1111   Individual Instruction - Oboe    
MUS 1111   Individual Instruction - Piano    
MUS 1111   Individual Instruction - Sax    
MUS 1111   Individual Instruction - Voice    
MUS 1111   Individual Instruction Bassoon    
MUS 1111   Individual Instruction Guitar    
MUS 1111   Individual Instruction Piano    
MUS 1111   Individual Instruction Trumpet    
MUS 1111   Individual Instruction Tuba    
MUS 1111   Individual Instruction: Guitar    
MUS 1111   Individual Instruction: Piano   MUS 1111 Individual Instruction (1/2-6). (May be repeated for credit.) One thirty-minute lesson and not less than 5 hours practice per week. Enrollment is open to music majors and minors and all interested students with the permission of the instructor. Private lesson fee: $25  
MUS 1111   Individual Instruction: Voice   MUS 1111 Individual Instruction (1/2-6). (May be repeated for credit.) One thirty-minute lesson and not less than 5 hours practice per week. Enrollment is open to music majors and minors and all interested students with the permission of the instructor. Private lesson fee: $25  
MUS 1111   Individual Instructn Trombone    
MUS 1112   Concert Choir    
MUS 1112   Vocal Ensemble   MUS 1112 Vocal Ensemble (0-3). (May be repeated for credit.) 01 - University Chorus - This group prepares and presents a major composite musical work each semester. There are usually two performances per semester. Enrollment is open to all students regardless of their musical skills and/or experience the ability to match pitch is essential. 02 - Concert Choir - This group prepares and presents sacred and secular music of all styles as well as folk and popular song arrangements. Enrollment is open to all students with permission of the instructor. 03 - Vocal Ensemble - This group will prepare and perform music from the classical and popular styles. 04 - Musical Theatre Ensemble - This group will prepare and perform music of the musical theatre idiom. Performances may be staged or sung in a concert setting depending on the repertoire for the given semester. Prerequisite: Students must be able to accurately match pitch and sing confidently alone or with a group. Placement auditions may be held at the beginning of the semester.  
MUS 1113   Brass Ensemble    
MUS 1113   Concert Band   MUS 1113 Instrumental Ensembles (0-3). (May be repeated for credit.) 01. Concert Band - This group performs concert band literature. Enrollment is open to all students with permission of the instructor. 02. Symphonic Wind Ensemble - This group prepares and presents the finest of band and wind ensemble literature available. Membership is by audition only. 03. Jazz Ensemble - This group prepares and presents works in styles ranging from early jazz to modern rock. Membership by permission of the instructor. 04. Brass Ensemble - This group prepares and presents selected small brass ensemble literature. Membership is by audition only. 05 Woodwind Ensemble - This group prepares and presents selected wood-wind ensemble literature. Membership is by audition only. 06. Wind Ensemble/Pep Band - This group prepares and performs concert literature as well as pep band music. Performances include both formal setting and athletic events. Enrollment by permission of the instructor. 07. Guitar Ensemble - This group will prepare and perform music from the classical and Popular Styles. Membership by audition only. 08. Specialty Ensemble - Special instrumentation. Membership by audition only. 09. Percussion Ensemble - Membership by audition only. 10. Orchestra - Membership by audition only. 11. Marching Band - Fall Semester Only  
MUS 1113   Lobo Athletic Band    
MUS 1113   Lobo Spirit Band    
MUS 1113   Music Theatre Ensembl    
MUS 1113   Woodwind Ensemble    
MUS 1114   Vocal Techniques   This course covers three areas: basic theory of singing, including the relationship of the body to singing; lyric diction for choral ensembles and soloists; and vocal/choral rehearsal techniques.  
MUS 1116   Sight Sing Ear Train I   The aural study of basic musical elements with emphasis on sight singing, scales, intervals, chords, and harmonic and melodic diction. Meets two hours per week.  
MUS 1117   Sight Sing Ear Train II    
MUS 1181   Piano Class I   MUS 1181 (MUSI 1181) Piano Class I (0-3). Class instruction for Music majors and minors and for other students who have not had previous study.  
MUS 1211   Ind Instruction - Percussion    
MUS 1211   Ind Instruction Clarinet    
MUS 1211   Ind Instruction French Horn    
MUS 1211   Ind Instruction: Euphonium   MUS 1211 Individual Instruction (1-9). (May be repeated for credit.) Two thirty-minute or one-hour lesson and not less than 10 hours practice per week. Designed for Music majors but other students may enroll with the permission of the instructor. Private lesson fee: $25  
MUS 1211   Ind Instruction: Flute   MUS 1211 Individual Instruction (1-9). (May be repeated for credit.) Two thirty-minute or one-hour lesson and not less than 10 hours practice per week. Designed for Music majors but other students may enroll with the permission of the instructor. Private lesson fee: $25  
MUS 1211   Ind Instruction: French Horn   MUS 1211 Individual Instruction (1-9). (May be repeated for credit.) Two thirty-minute or one-hour lesson and not less than 10 hours practice per week. Designed for Music majors but other students may enroll with the permission of the instructor. Private lesson fee: $25  
MUS 1211   Ind Instruction: Guitar    
MUS 1211   Ind Instruction: Trombone   MUS 1211 Individual Instruction (1-9). (May be repeated for credit.) Two thirty-minute or one-hour lesson and not less than 10 hours practice per week. Designed for Music majors but other students may enroll with the permission of the instructor. Private lesson fee: $25  
MUS 1211   Ind Instruction: Voice    
MUS 1211   Individ. Instruct. Clarinet    
MUS 1211   Individual Instruc French Horn    
MUS 1211   Individual Instruct Bassoon    
MUS 1211   Individual Instruct Euphonium    
MUS 1211   Individual Instruct Trombone    
MUS 1211   Individual Instruction Flut    
MUS 1211   Individual Instruction Flute    
MUS 1211   Individual Instruction Guitar    
MUS 1211   Individual Instruction Oboe    
MUS 1211   Individual Instruction Piano    
MUS 1211   Individual Instruction Sax    
MUS 1211   Individual Instruction Trumpet    
MUS 1211   Individual Instruction Tuba    
MUS 1211   Individual Instruction Voice   MUS 1211 Individual Instruction (1-9). (May be repeated for credit.) Two thirty-minute or one-hour lesson and not less than 10 hours practice per week. Designed for Music majors but other students may enroll with the permission of the instructor. Private lesson fee: $25  
MUS 1211   Individual Instruction: Voice   MUS 1211 Individual Instruction (1-9). (May be repeated for credit.) Two thirty-minute or one-hour lesson and not less than 10 hours practice per week. Designed for Music majors but other students may enroll with the permission of the instructor. Private lesson fee: $25  
MUS 1211   Indl Instruction Clarinet   MUS 1211 Individual Instruction (1-9). (May be repeated for credit.) Two thirty-minute or one-hour lesson and not less than 10 hours practice per week. Designed for Music majors but other students may enroll with the permission of the instructor. Private lesson fee: $25  
MUS 1308   Music Literature I   (A fine arts/humanities course). A course designed to acquaint students with representative music of different ages, styles, media, and forms; and to its historical background. This course meets Fine Arts requirement.  
MUS 1309   American Music   MUS 1309 (MUSI 1310) American Music (3-0). A general survey of various styles of music of the Americas including but not limited to jazz folk rock and contemporary music.  
MUS 1310   Contemp Topics in Music Ed    
MUS 1311   Music Theory I   A study of basic musical elements with emphasis on terminology, scales, intervals, chords, tonal relationships, and simple part writing.  
MUS 1312   Music Theory II    
MUS 2112   Music Theatre Ens    
MUS 2116   Sight Sing Ear Train III   MUS 2116 (MUSI 2116) Sight Singing && Ear Training III (2-0). The continued aural study of basic musical elements with emphasis on sight singing scales intervals chords and harmonic melodic dictation as well as musical forms and structures. Prerequisite: MUS 1117.  
MUS 2121   String Techniques   Class instruction for string instruments, for music majors and minors who have not had previous study, and for other interested students. Emphasis is on the ability to play the instruments studied.  
MUS 2122   Percussion Techniques   MUS 2122 Percussion Techniques (2-0). Class instruction for percussion instruments for music majors and minors who have not had previous study and for other interested students. Emphasis is on the ability to play the instruments studied.  
MUS 2123   Brass Techniques   Class instruction for brass instruments, for music majors and minors who have not had previous study, and for other interested students. Emphasis is on the ability to play the instruments studied.  
MUS 2124   Woodwind Techniques   Class instruction for woodwind instruments, for music majors and minors who have not had previous study, and for other interested students. Emphasis is on the ability to play the instruments studied.  
MUS 2311   Music Theory III   MUS 2311 (MUSI 2311) Music Theory III (3-0). A continuation of musical elements studied in MUS 1331 with greater emphasis on musical structure analysis and music writing. Prerequisite: MUS 1312.  
MUS 3111   Ind Instruction: Piano   MUS 3111 Individual Instruction (2-6). (May be repeated for credit.) One thirty-minute lesson and not less than five hours practice per week. Enrollment is open to Music majors and minors and to other students with the permission of the instructor. Private lesson fee: $25  
MUS 3111   Ind Instruction: Voice    
MUS 3111   Individual Instr Euphonium    
MUS 3111   Individual Instruc French Horn    
MUS 3111   Individual Instruc Trombone    
MUS 3111   Individual Instruc Trumpet    
MUS 3111   Individual Instruct Bassoon    
MUS 3111   Individual Instruct Clarinet    
MUS 3111   Individual Instruction Flute    
MUS 3111   Individual Instruction Guitar    
MUS 3111   Individual Instruction Oboe    
MUS 3111   Individual Instruction Piano   MUS 3111 Individual Instruction (2-6). (May be repeated for credit.) One thirty-minute lesson and not less than five hours practice per week. Enrollment is open to Music majors and minors and to other students with the permission of the instructor. Private lesson fee: $25  
MUS 3111   Individual Instruction Sax    
MUS 3111   Individual Instruction Tuba    
MUS 3111   Individual Instruction Voice    
MUS 3112   Concert Choir    
MUS 3112   Vocal Ensembles   MUS 3112 Vocal Ensembles (0-3). (May be repeated for credit.) 01. University Chorus. This group prepares and presents works by major composers and contemporary composers each semester. There are usually two performances per semester. Enrollment is open to all studnets regardless of musical skills or experience: The ability to match pitch is essential.02 - Concert Choir - This group prepares and presents sacred and secular music of all styles as well as folk and popular song arrangements. Enrollment is open to all students with permission of the instructor. 03 - Vocal Ensemble - This group will prepare and perform music from the classical and popular styles.  
MUS 3113   Brass Ensemble    
MUS 3113   Concert Band   MUS 3113 Instrumental Ensembles (0-3). (May be repeated for credit.) 01. Concert Band - This group performs concert band literature. Enrollment is open to all students with permission of the instructor. 02. Symphonic Wind Ensemble - This group prepares and presents the finest of band and wind ensemble literature available. Membership is by audition only. 03. Jazz Ensemble - This group prepares and presents works in styles ranging from early jazz to modern rock. Membership by permission of the instructor. 04. Brass Ensemble - This group prepares and presents selected small brass ensemble literature. Membership is by audition only. 05 Woodwind Ensemble - This group prepares and presents selected wood-wind ensemble literature. Membership is by audition only. 06. Wind Ensemble/Pep Band - This group prepares and performs concert literature as well as pep band music. Performances include both formal setting and athletic events. Enrollment by permission of the instructor. 07. Guitar Ensemble - This group will prepare and perform music from the classical and Popular Styles. Membership by audition only. 08. Specialty Ensemble - Special instrumentation. Membership by audition only. 09. Percussion Ensemble - Membership by audition only. 10. Orchestra - Membership by audition only. 11. Marching Band - Fall Semester Only  
MUS 3113   Lobo Athletic Band    
MUS 3113   Lobo Spirit Band    
MUS 3141   Ear Training IV    
MUS 3211   Ind Instruction Euphonium   MUS 3211 Individual Instruction (1-9). (May be repeated for credit.) Two thirty-minute lessons or one-hour lesson and not less than 10 hours practice per week. Designed for music majors and minors but other students may enroll with the permission of the instructor. Private lesson fee: $25  
MUS 3211   Ind Instruction Euphonium    
MUS 3211   Ind Instruction French Horn   MUS 3211 Individual Instruction (1-9). (May be repeated for credit.) Two thirty-minute lessons or one-hour lesson and not less than 10 hours practice per week. Designed for music majors and minors but other students may enroll with the permission of the instructor. Private lesson fee: $25  
MUS 3211   Ind Instruction Trumpet   MUS 3211 Individual Instruction (1-9). (May be repeated for credit.) Two thirty-minute lessons or one-hour lesson and not less than 10 hours practice per week. Designed for music majors and minors but other students may enroll with the permission of the instructor. Private lesson fee: $25  
MUS 3211   Ind Instruction: Guitar    
MUS 3211   Ind Instruction: Piano   MUS 3211 Individual Instruction (1-9). (May be repeated for credit.) Two thirty-minute lessons or one-hour lesson and not less than 10 hours practice per week. Designed for music majors and minors but other students may enroll with the permission of the instructor. Private lesson fee: $25  
MUS 3211   Ind Instruction: Trumpet    
MUS 3211   Ind Instruction: Voice    
MUS 3211   Individ. Instruct. Clarinet    
MUS 3211   Individual Instr Euphonium    
MUS 3211   Individual Instruc French Hor    
MUS 3211   Individual Instruc Trombone    
MUS 3211   Individual Instruct Bassoon    
MUS 3211   Individual Instruct Trumpet    
MUS 3211   Individual Instruction Flute   MUS 3211 Individual Instruction (1-9). (May be repeated for credit.) Two thirty-minute lessons or one-hour lesson and not less than 10 hours practice per week. Designed for music majors and minors but other students may enroll with the permission of the instructor. Private lesson fee: $25  
MUS 3211   Individual Instruction Guitar    
MUS 3211   Individual Instruction Oboe    
MUS 3211   Individual Instruction Piano   MUS 3211 Individual Instruction (1-9). (May be repeated for credit.) Two thirty-minute lessons or one-hour lesson and not less than 10 hours practice per week. Designed for music majors and minors but other students may enroll with the permission of the instructor. Private lesson fee: $25  
MUS 3211   Individual Instruction Sax    
MUS 3211   Individual Instruction Trumpet    
MUS 3211   Individual Instruction Tuba    
MUS 3211   Individual Instruction Voice   MUS 3211 Individual Instruction (1-9). (May be repeated for credit.) Two thirty-minute lessons or one-hour lesson and not less than 10 hours practice per week. Designed for music majors and minors but other students may enroll with the permission of the instructor. Private lesson fee: $25  
MUS 3211   Individual Instruction: Voice    
MUS 3310   Electronic Music    
MUS 3310   Women Composers    
MUS 3311   Music Materials for Children    
MUS 3312   Contemp Topics in Music Ed    
MUS 3313   Fundamentals of Conducting   MUS 3313 Fundamentals of Conducting (3-0). QEP mapped course. A study of effective hand and baton techniques used in conducting music ensembles.  
MUS 3341   Music Theory IV    
MUS 4131   Senior Recital   MUS 4131 Senior Recital (1-0). A course to be the capstone of applied music individual instruction. Students will prepare 20 minutes (actual) of music for a public recital demonstrating proficiency on their instrument or voice. They will also prepare a program including scholarly program notes which have been researched and relate to the music to be performed.  
MUS 4215   Marching Band Techniques    
MUS 4216   Arranging   MUS 4216 Arranging (2-0). (May be repeated for credit if arranging problem varies.) A practical study of arranging music for a variety of vocal and instrumental ensembles through an understanding of their traditions and problems. Prerequisite: Music 2311 or its equivalent.  
MUS 4311   History of Music I   MUS 4311 History of Music I (3-0). QEP mapped course. This course is a survey of the history and literature of music including in-depth study of composers periods styles and musical development from antiquity to the present time. Prerequisite: MUS 1308 or permission of the instructor.