Music

School of Arts & Communication

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MUS 105 INTRODUCTION TO MUSIC 3 Units Grade only. Devoted to the development of listening skills through a survey of significant composers, major forms, and types of Western art music. [D; CSU; UC] [EFFECTIVE FALL 2014: DESCRIPTION. Surveys various topics in music including, but not limited to, music fundamentals, music history, and music and culture. [D; CSU; UC]]
MUS 105 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
85004 MUS 105 76 06:15PM-09:20PM TTH 7211 Sobke,Catherine 9 14*
HIGHER ED CENTER, NATIONAL CITY - EVENING Begins: 3/24/2014 Ends: 5/21/2014 *Open seats as of Friday, April 11, 2014 8:14 AM
MUS 124A INTRODUCTION TO MARIACHI PERFORMANCE I 1 Unit [Recommended Preparation: MUS 119A, MUS 137, MUS 140, or MUS 193A, or equivalent.] Provides the opportunity to perform simple mariachi music in a beginning-level ensemble. Emphasizes learning to play mariachi instruments (violin, trumpet, guitar, vihuela, guitarron, flute, voice) in the proper style, reading music, and playing well as part of a group. [D; CSU; UC]
MUS 124A Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
86229 MUS 124A 01 04:00PM-05:05PM W 801 Nevin,Jeffrey 17 22*
    05:15PM-06:50PM W 801      
    TBA-TBA TBA      
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY, EVENING Begins: 1/29/2014 Ends: 5/21/2014 Additional three hours 10 minutes to be scheduled per week. *Open seats as of Friday, April 11, 2014 8:14 AM
85019 MUS 124A 60 06:00PM-06:50PM TH 801 Navarrete,Carlos 19 19*
    07:00PM-08:50PM TH 801      
MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING Begins: 1/21/2014 Ends: 5/30/2014 Three additional hours to be scheduled per week. *Open seats as of Friday, April 11, 2014 8:14 AM
MUS 124B INTRODUCTION TO MARIACHI PERFORMANCE II 1 Unit [Prerequisite: MUS 124A or equivalent.] Provides the opportunity to perform simple mariachi music in a beginning-intermediate level ensemble. Emphasizes learning to play mariachi instruments (violin, trumpet, guitar, vihuela, guitarron, flute, voice) in the proper style, reading music, and playing well as part of a group. [D; CSU; UC]
MUS 124B Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
86230 MUS 124B 01 04:00PM-05:05PM W 801 Nevin,Jeffrey 17 16*
    05:15PM-06:50PM W 801      
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY, EVENING Begins: 1/29/2014 Ends: 5/21/2014 Additional three hours 10 minutes to be scheduled per week. *Open seats as of Friday, April 11, 2014 8:14 AM
85020 MUS 124B 60 06:00PM-06:50PM TH 801 Navarrete,Carlos 19 11*
    07:00PM-08:50PM TH 801      
MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING Begins: 1/21/2014 Ends: 5/30/2014 Three additional hours to be scheduled per week. *Open seats as of Friday, April 11, 2014 8:14 AM
MUS 124C INTRODUCTION TO MARIACHI PERFORMANCE III 1 Unit [Prerequisite: MUS 124B or equivalent.] Provides the opportunity to perform simple mariachi music in an intermediate-level ensemble. Emphasizes learning to play mariachi instruments (violin, trumpet, guitar, vihuela, guitarron, flute, voice) in the proper style, reading music, and playing well as part of a group. [D; CSU; UC]
MUS 124C Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
86231 MUS 124C 01 04:00PM-05:05PM W 801 Nevin,Jeffrey 17 18*
    05:15PM-06:50PM W 801      
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY, EVENING Begins: 1/29/2014 Ends: 5/21/2014 Additional three hours 10 minutes to be scheduled per week. *Open seats as of Friday, April 11, 2014 8:14 AM
85021 MUS 124C 60 06:00PM-06:50PM TH 801 Navarrete,Carlos 19 17*
    07:00PM-08:50PM TH 801      
MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING Begins: 1/21/2014 Ends: 5/30/2014 Three additional hours to be scheduled per week. *Open seats as of Friday, April 11, 2014 8:14 AM
MUS 124D INTRODUCTION TO MARIACHI PERFORMANCE IV 1 Unit [Prerequisite: MUS 124C or equivalent.] Provides the opportunity to perform simple mariachi music in an intermediate-advanced level ensemble. Emphasizes learning to play mariachi instruments (violin, trumpet, guitar, vihuela, guitarron, flute, voice) in the proper style, reading music, and playing well as part of a group. [D; CSU; UC]
MUS 124D Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
86232 MUS 124D 01 04:00PM-05:05PM W 801 Nevin,Jeffrey 17 18*
    05:15PM-06:50PM W 801      
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY, EVENING Begins: 1/29/2014 Ends: 5/21/2014 Additional three hours 10 minutes to be scheduled per week. *Open seats as of Friday, April 11, 2014 8:14 AM
85022 MUS 124D 60 06:00PM-06:50PM TH 801 Navarrete,Carlos 19 16*
    07:00PM-08:50PM TH 801      
MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING Begins: 1/21/2014 Ends: 5/30/2014 Three additional hours to be scheduled per week. *Open seats as of Friday, April 11, 2014 8:14 AM
MUS 132A CLASS PIANO I 1 Unit Grade only. Basic keyboard experience through the study of music reading, notation, scales, chords, hand positions, and basic fingering patterns. [D; CSU; UC] [EFFECTIVE FALL 2014: DESCRIPTION. Introduces basic keyboard experience through the study of music reading, notation, scales, chords, hand positions, and basic fingering patterns. [D; CSU; UC]]
MUS 132A Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
85030 MUS 132A 60 06:00PM-06:50PM W 103B Academia,John 19 9*
    07:00PM-07:50PM W 103B      
MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING Begins: 1/21/2014 Ends: 5/30/2014 *Open seats as of Friday, April 11, 2014 8:14 AM
MUS 137 BEGINNING GUITAR I 1 Unit Studies elementary plectrum and classical guitar techniques. Includes scales, arpeggios and chord progressions studied, related to melody and accompaniment styles in both the popular and classical fields. Introduces some history of the guitar. [D; CSU; UC]
MUS 137 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
86234 MUS 137 61 06:00PM-07:50PM T 802 Loza Flores,Magdalena 19 10*
MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING Begins: 1/21/2014 Ends: 5/30/2014 *Open seats as of Friday, April 11, 2014 8:14 AM
MUS 157A MARIACHI GARIBALDI I 1 Unit [Recommended Preparation: MUS 119A, 137, 140, or 193A, or equivalent.] Provides the opportunity to perform professional-level, traditional mariachi music in an intermediate ensemble. Emphasizes authentic mariachi style, excellence in personal and group performance, repertoire building, sight-reading music, playing and transposing songs by ear, memorization techniques, working and performing in a group, stage presence and other aspects of performance, and overall professionalism. [D; CSU; UC]
MUS 157A Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
85054 MUS 157A 60 06:00PM-06:50PM M 801 Nevin,Jeffrey 19 17*
    07:00PM-08:50PM M 801      
MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING Begins: 1/21/2014 Ends: 5/30/2014 Additional 3 hours and 30 minutes to be scheduled per week. *Open seats as of Friday, April 11, 2014 8:14 AM
MUS 157B MARIACHI GARIBALDI II 1 Unit [Prerequisite: MUS 157A or equivalent.] Provides the opportunity to perform professional-level, complex mariachi music in an advanced amateur ensemble. Emphasizes authentic mariachi style, excellence in personal and group performance, repertoire building, sight-reading music, playing and transposing songs by ear, memorization techniques, working and performing in a group, stage presence and other aspects of performance, and overall professionalism. [D; CSU; UC]
MUS 157B Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
85056 MUS 157B 60 06:00PM-06:50PM M 801 Nevin,Jeffrey 19 17*
    07:00PM-08:50PM M 801      
MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING Begins: 1/21/2014 Ends: 5/30/2014 Additional 3 hours and 30 minutes to be scheduled per week. *Open seats as of Friday, April 11, 2014 8:14 AM
MUS 157C MARIACHI GARIBALDI III 1 Unit [Prerequisite: MUS 157B or equivalent.] Provides the opportunity to perform professional-level, show-caliber mariachi music in a professional-level ensemble. Emphasizes authentic mariachi style, excellence in personal and group performance, repertoire building, sight-reading music, playing and transposing songs by ear, memorization techniques, working and performing in a group, stage presence and other aspects of performance, and overall professionalism. [D; CSU; UC]
MUS 157C Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
85058 MUS 157C 60 06:00PM-06:50PM M 801 Nevin,Jeffrey 19 17*
    07:00PM-08:50PM M 801      
MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING Begins: 1/21/2014 Ends: 5/30/2014 Additional 3 hours and 30 minutes to be scheduled per week. *Open seats as of Friday, April 11, 2014 8:14 AM
MUS 157D MARIACHI GARIBALDI IV 1 Unit [Prerequisite: MUS 157C or equivalent.] Provides the opportunity to perform professional-level, highly complex show-caliber mariachi music in a show-quality ensemble. Emphasizes authentic mariachi style, excellence in personal and group performance, repertoire building, sight-reading music, playing and transposing songs by ear, memorization techniques, working and performing in a group, stage presence and other aspects of performance, and overall professionalism. [D; CSU; UC]
MUS 157D Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
85060 MUS 157D 60 06:00PM-06:50PM M 801 Nevin,Jeffrey 19 16*
    07:00PM-08:50PM M 801      
MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING Begins: 1/21/2014 Ends: 5/30/2014 Additional 3 hours and 30 minutes to be scheduled per week. *Open seats as of Friday, April 11, 2014 8:14 AM
MUS 170 SMALL PERFORMING GROUPS I 1 Unit [Recommended Preparation: MUS 119A or MUS 137 or MUS 140 or equivalent.] Provides the opportunity to perform professional-level music in a beginning ensemble. Emphasizes performance experience as a small group musician. Sections for string, woodwind, brass, guitar, piano, vocal, and mixed ensemble groups. [D; CSU; UC]
MUS 170 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
85066 MUS 170 64 06:00PM-08:50PM TH 805 Nevin,Deborah 17 12*
MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING Begins: 1/27/2014 Ends: 5/21/2014 Additional three hours 5 minutes to be schedule per week. Concert Band. *Open seats as of Friday, April 11, 2014 8:14 AM
86306 MUS 170 66 07:00PM-09:50PM M 805 Nunnink,Timothy 17 16*
MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING Begins: 1/27/2014 Ends: 5/21/2014 Additional four hours 10 minutes to be scheduled per week. *Open seats as of Friday, April 11, 2014 8:14 AM
85067 MUS 170 68 07:00PM-09:50PM M 802 Bezkrovnijs,Vadims 17 15*
MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING Begins: 1/27/2014 Ends: 5/21/2014 Additional three hours 30 minutes to be scheduled per week. String Ensemble. *Open seats as of Friday, April 11, 2014 8:14 AM
MUS 171 SMALL PERFORMING GROUPS II 1 Unit [Prerequisite: MUS 170 or equivalent.] Provides the opportunity to perform professional-level music in an intermediate ensemble. Emphasizes performance experience as a small group musician. Sections for string, woodwind, brass, guitar, piano, vocal, and mixed ensemble groups. [D; CSU; UC]
MUS 171 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
85071 MUS 171 64 06:00PM-08:50PM TH 805 Nevin,Deborah 17 30*
MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING Begins: 1/27/2014 Ends: 5/21/2014 Additional three hours 5 minutes to be schedule per week. Concert Band. *Open seats as of Friday, April 11, 2014 8:14 AM
86307 MUS 171 66 07:00PM-09:50PM M 805 Nunnink,Timothy 17 35*
MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING Begins: 1/27/2014 Ends: 5/21/2014 Additional four hours 10 minutes to be scheduled per week. *Open seats as of Friday, April 11, 2014 8:14 AM
85072 MUS 171 68 07:00PM-09:50PM M 802 Bezkrovnijs,Vadims 17 35*
MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING Begins: 1/27/2014 Ends: 5/21/2014 Additional three hours 30 minutes to be scheduled per week. String Ensemble. *Open seats as of Friday, April 11, 2014 8:14 AM
MUS 172 SMALL PERFORMING GROUPS III 1 Unit [Prerequisite: MUS 171 or equivalent.] Provides the opportunity to perform professional level at intermediate/advanced ensemble. Emphasizes performance experience as a small group musician. Sections for string, woodwind, brass, guitar, piano, vocal, and mixed ensemble groups. [D; CSU; UC]
MUS 172 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
85076 MUS 172 64 06:00PM-08:50PM TH 805 Nevin,Deborah 17 34*
MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING Begins: 1/27/2014 Ends: 5/21/2014 Additional three hours 5 minutes to be schedule per week. Concert Band. *Open seats as of Friday, April 11, 2014 8:14 AM
86308 MUS 172 66 07:00PM-09:50PM M 805 Nunnink,Timothy 17 35*
MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING Begins: 1/27/2014 Ends: 5/21/2014 Additional four hours 10 minutes to be scheduled per week. *Open seats as of Friday, April 11, 2014 8:14 AM
85077 MUS 172 68 07:00PM-09:50PM M 802 Bezkrovnijs,Vadims 17 33*
MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING Begins: 1/27/2014 Ends: 5/21/2014 Additional three hours 30 minutes to be scheduled per week. String Ensemble. *Open seats as of Friday, April 11, 2014 8:14 AM
MUS 173 SMALL PERFORMING GROUPS IV 1 Unit [Prerequisite: MUS 172 or equivalent.] Provides the opportunity to perform professional-level at advanced ensemble. Emphasizes performance experience as a small group musician. Sections for string, woodwind, brass, guitar, piano, vocal, and mixed ensemble groups. [D; CSU; UC]
MUS 173 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
85081 MUS 173 64 06:00PM-08:50PM TH 805 Nevin,Deborah 17 33*
MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING Begins: 1/27/2014 Ends: 5/21/2014 Additional three hours 5 minutes to be schedule per week. Concert Band. *Open seats as of Friday, April 11, 2014 8:14 AM
86309 MUS 173 66 07:00PM-09:50PM M 805 Nunnink,Timothy 17 35*
MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING Begins: 1/27/2014 Ends: 5/21/2014 Additional four hours 10 minutes to be scheduled per week. *Open seats as of Friday, April 11, 2014 8:14 AM
85082 MUS 173 68 07:00PM-09:50PM M 802 Bezkrovnijs,Vadims 17 35*
MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING Begins: 1/27/2014 Ends: 5/21/2014 Additional three hours 30 minutes to be scheduled per week. String Ensemble. *Open seats as of Friday, April 11, 2014 8:14 AM
MUS 175 ORCHESTRA I 1 Unit [Recommended Preparation: MUS 119A, or MUS 193A, or equivalent.] Provides the opportunity for string, woodwind, brass and percussion instrumentalists to perform in a beginning-level symphony orchestra. Explores various styles of orchestral literature including classical, contemporary, popular, and new music compositions. [D; CSU; UC; C-ID MUS 180]
MUS 175 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
86011 MUS 175 01 07:00PM-08:05PM T 805 Nevin,Jeffrey 17 25*
    08:15PM-09:50PM T 805      
MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING Begins: 1/28/2014 Ends: 5/21/2014 Additional three hours 5 minutes scheduled per week. *Open seats as of Friday, April 11, 2014 8:14 AM
MUS 176 ORCHESTRA II 1 Unit [Prerequisite: MUS 175 or equivalent.] Provides the opportunity for string, woodwind, brass and percussion instrumentalists to perform in an intermediate-level symphony orchestra. Explores various styles of orchestral literature including classical, contemporary, popular, and new music compositions. [D; CSU; UC; C-ID MUS 180]
MUS 176 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
86012 MUS 176 01 07:00PM-08:05PM T 805 Nevin,Jeffrey 17 29*
    08:15PM-09:50PM T 805      
MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING Begins: 1/28/2014 Ends: 5/21/2014 Additional three hours 5 minutes scheduled per week. *Open seats as of Friday, April 11, 2014 8:14 AM
MUS 185 CONCERT CHOIR I 1 Unit Provides a choral ensemble for music students with aural and score analysis of choral literature from traditional classics to the present. Emphasizes historical context, performance practice, style, and interpretation at the beginning level. Public performance required. [D; CSU; UC]
MUS 185 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
85087 MUS 185 60 07:00PM-07:50PM T 801 Russell,Teresa 19 30*
    07:00PM-07:50PM T 801 Russell,Teresa    
    08:00PM-09:50PM T 801 Russell,Teresa    
    08:00PM-09:50PM T 801 Russell,Teresa    
    07:00PM-09:50PM TH 853      
MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING Begins: 1/21/2014 Ends: 5/30/2014 *Open seats as of Friday, April 11, 2014 8:14 AM
MUS 186 CONCERT CHOIR II 1 Unit [Prerequisite: MUS 185 or equivalent.] Provides a choral ensemble for music students with aural and score analysis of choral literature from traditional classics to the present. Emphasizes historical context, performance practice, style, and interpretation at the intermediate level. Public performance required. [D; CSU; UC]
MUS 186 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
85088 MUS 186 60 07:00PM-07:50PM T 801 Russell,Teresa 19 37*
    07:00PM-07:50PM T 801 Russell,Teresa    
    08:00PM-09:50PM T 801 Russell,Teresa    
    08:00PM-09:50PM T 801 Russell,Teresa    
    07:00PM-09:50PM TH 853      
MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING Begins: 1/21/2014 Ends: 5/30/2014 *Open seats as of Friday, April 11, 2014 8:14 AM
MUS 187 CONCERT CHOIR III 1 Unit [Prerequisite: MUS 186 or equivalent.] Provides a choral ensemble for music students with aural and score analysis of choral literature from traditional classics to the present. Emphasizes historical context, performance practice, style, and interpretation at the advanced level. Public performance required. [D; CSU; UC]
MUS 187 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
85089 MUS 187 60 07:00PM-07:50PM T 801 Russell,Teresa 19 37*
    07:00PM-07:50PM T 801 Russell,Teresa    
    08:00PM-09:50PM T 801 Russell,Teresa    
    08:00PM-09:50PM T 801 Russell,Teresa    
    07:00PM-09:50PM TH 853      
MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING Begins: 1/21/2014 Ends: 5/30/2014 *Open seats as of Friday, April 11, 2014 8:14 AM
MUS 188 CONCERT CHOIR IV 1 Unit [Prerequisite: MUS 187 or equivalent.] Provides a choral ensemble for music students with aural and score analysis of choral literature from traditional classics to the present. Emphasizes historical context, performance practice, style, and interpretation at the highly advanced, professional level. Public performance required. [D; CSU; UC]
MUS 188 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
85090 MUS 188 60 07:00PM-07:50PM T 801 Russell,Teresa 19 38*
    07:00PM-07:50PM T 801 Russell,Teresa    
    08:00PM-09:50PM T 801 Russell,Teresa    
    08:00PM-09:50PM T 801 Russell,Teresa    
    07:00PM-09:50PM TH 853      
MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING Begins: 1/21/2014 Ends: 5/30/2014 *Open seats as of Friday, April 11, 2014 8:14 AM
MUS 193A STRING INSTRUMENTS I 2 Units Provides beginning level group and private instruction on any of the following string instruments: violin, viola, cello, contrabass. [D; CSU; UC]
MUS 193A Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
85091 MUS 193A 60 05:00PM-05:50PM TH 801 Henderson,Healy 19 1*
    TBA-TBA TBA      
MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING, DAY Begins: 1/21/2014 Ends: 5/30/2014 Five additional hours to be scheduled per week. *Open seats as of Friday, April 11, 2014 8:14 AM
MUS 193B STRING INSTRUMENTS II 2 Units [Prerequisite: MUS 193A or equivalent.] Provides beginning-intermediate level group and private instruction on any of the following string instruments: violin, viola, cello, contrabass. [D; CSU; UC]
MUS 193B Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
85092 MUS 193B 60 05:00PM-05:50PM TH 801 Henderson,Healy 19 13*
MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING Begins: 1/21/2014 Ends: 5/30/2014 Five additional hours to be scheduled per week. *Open seats as of Friday, April 11, 2014 8:14 AM
MUS 193C STRING INSTRUMENTS III 2 Units [Prerequisite: MUS 193B or equivalent.] Provides intermediate level group and private instruction on any of the following string instruments: violin, viola, cello, contrabass. [D; CSU; UC]
MUS 193C Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
85093 MUS 193C 60 05:00PM-05:50PM TH 801 Henderson,Healy 19 15*
    TBA-TBA TBA      
MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING, DAY Begins: 1/21/2014 Ends: 5/30/2014 Five additional hours to be scheduled per week. *Open seats as of Friday, April 11, 2014 8:14 AM
MUS 193D STRING INSTRUMENTS IV 2 Units [Prerequisite: MUS 193C or equivalent.] Provides advanced level group and private instruction on any of the following string instruments: violin, viola, cello, contrabass. [D; CSU; UC]
MUS 193D Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
85094 MUS 193D 60 05:00PM-05:50PM TH 801 Henderson,Healy 19 18*
    TBA-TBA TBA      
MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING, DAY Begins: 1/21/2014 Ends: 5/30/2014 Five additional hours to be scheduled per week. *Open seats as of Friday, April 11, 2014 8:14 AM

Total Courses: 25 Total Sections: 37