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AUMUS100 Introduction to Music Theory Course Page

Description: Fundamentals of music, including notation, rudiments, and elementary harmonic progressions. Prerequisite: Completion of the Music Theory Placement Examination (MTPE) or consent of the instructor. Notes: The course is not open to a student scoring 70% or more on the MTPE. The course does not count toward any major, or minor in Music.

AUMUS140 Augustana Choir Course Page

Description: Performance of choral music for mixed choir, including required participation in a performance tour which may follow the winter term. Prerequisite: Consent of Instructor based on audition. Notes: a *1.5 course over the winter term. Requires payment of additional student instructional support fees. Refer to the Fees Payment Guide in the University Regulations and Information for Students section of the Calendar.

AUMUS141A The Augustana Choir Course Page

Description: Performance of choral music for mixed choir, including required participation in a performance tour which may follow the winter term. Prerequisite: Consent of the instructor, based on audition. Notes: Not open to a part-time student who has less than one year of the degree program completed. A *3 course over the full year. Requires payment of additional student instructional support fees. Refer to the Fees Payment Guide in the University Regulations and Information for Students section of the Calendar.

AUMUS141B The Augustana Choir Course Page

Description: Performance of choral music for mixed choir, including required participation in a performance tour which may follow the winter term. Prerequisite: Consent of the instructor, based on audition. Notes: Not open to a part-time student who has less than one year of the degree program completed. A *3 course over the full year. Requires payment of additional student instructional support fees. Refer to the Fees Payment Guide in the University Regulations and Information for Students section of the Calendar.

AUMUS142 Choral Ensemble Course Page

Description: Performance of choral music. Prerequisite: Consent of Instructor. Notes: a *1 course over the fall term. The course does not require participation in a performance tour. Requires payment of additional student instructional support fees. Refer to the Fees Payment Guide in the University Regulations and Information for Students section of the Calendar.

AUMUS143 Choral Ensemble Course Page

Description: Performance of choral music. Prerequisite: Consent of the instructor. Notes: A *1 course over the winter term. The course does not require participation in a performance tour. Requires payment of additional student instructional support fees. Refer to the Fees Payment Guide in the University Regulations and Information for Students section of the Calendar.

AUMUS149A Instrumental Ensemble Course Page

Description: Includes participation in all scheduled concert events. Prerequisite: Consent of the Department. Notes: An "Application for Instrumental Ensemble Studies" must be completed and approved before registration in the course. A *2 course over the full year.

AUMUS149B Instrumental Ensemble Course Page

Description: Includes participation in all scheduled concert events. Prerequisite: Consent of the Department. Notes: An "Application for Instrumental Ensemble Studies" must be completed and approved before registration in the course. A *2 course over the full year.

AUMUS160 Theoretical and Analytical Studies I Course Page

Description: Study of common-practice harmony: scales and modes, intervals, triads, figured bass, cadences, nonharmonic tones, harmonic progression and rhythm, part-writing, seventh chords, diatonic modulation. Prerequisites: AUMUS 100 or a score higher than 70% in the Music Theory Placement Examination (MTPE), and completion of the Keyboard Skills Interview (KSI). Corequisite: AUMUS 162.

AUMUS162 Aural and Sight Singing Skills I Course Page

Description: Development of listening and reading skills integral to the internalization of concepts covered in AUMUS 160. Prerequisites: AUMUS 100 or a score higher than 70% in the Music Theory Placement Examination (MTPE), and completion of the Keyboard Skills Interview (KSI). Corequisite: AUMUS 160.

AUMUS170 Tuning In: An Introduction to Music Course Page

Description: Development of listening approaches and techniques for understanding and appreciating a variety of Western and non-Western music, and an examination of the ideologies that prompt the sampling of such music. Music studied includes Western art music, African music, First Nations music, North Indian music, and popular music.

AUMUS188A Concerto Course Page

Description: Private lessons in instrument or voice and the presentation of a partial concerto or, for singers, a work or group of works normally performed with orchestra; one-hour weekly lesson offered over two terms. Prerequisite: Consent of the Department. Note: Restricted to Piano and Voice performance majors in their first year. A student should consult the Department of Fine Arts before registering.

AUMUS188B Concerto Course Page

Description: Private lessons in instrument or voice and the presentation of a partial concerto or, for singers, a work or group of works normally performed with orchestra; one-hour weekly lesson offered over two terms. Prerequisite: Consent of the Department. Note: Restricted to Piano and Voice performance majors in their first year. A student should consult the Department of Fine Arts before registering.

AUMUS189A Service Playing Course Page

Description: Private keyboard lessons in the playing of hymns and chants, liturgies, conducting from the keyboard, transcription, improvisations, and transposition; a half-hour lesson weekly over two terms. Prerequisite: Consent of the Department. Notes: Restricted to Liturgical Arts majors. A student should consult the Fine Arts Department before registering.

AUMUS189B Service Playing Course Page

Description: Private keyboard lessons in the playing of hymns and chants, liturgies, conducting from the keyboard, transcription, improvisations, and transposition; a half-hour lesson weekly over two terms. Prerequisite: Consent of the Department. Notes: Restricted to Liturgical Arts majors. A student should consult the Fine Arts Department before registering.

AUMUS190 Applied Music Course Page

Description: Private lessons in instrument or voice; a half-hour weekly lesson over one term. Prerequisite: Consent of the Department. Notes: Restricted to International Program students. A student should consult the Fine Arts Department before registering.

AUMUS191A Applied Music Course Page

Description: Private lessons in instrument or voice; a half-hour weekly lesson over two terms. Prerequisite: Consent of the Department. Notes: A student should consult the Fine Arts Department before registering.

AUMUS191B Applied Music Course Page

Description: Private lessons in instrument or voice; a half-hour weekly lesson over two terms. Prerequisite: Consent of the Department. Notes: A student should consult the Fine Arts Department before registering.

AUMUS192 Applied Music Course Page

Description: Private lessons in instrument or voice; a three-quarter-hour weekly lesson over one term. Prerequisite: Consent of the Department. Notes: Restricted to International Program students. A student should consult the Fine Arts Department before registering.

AUMUS193A Applied Music Course Page

Description: Private lessons in instrument or voice; a three-quarter-hour weekly lesson over two terms. Prerequisite: Consent of the Department. Notes: A student should consult the Fine Arts Department before registering.

AUMUS193B Applied Music Course Page

Description: Private lessons in instrument or voice; a three-quarter-hour weekly lesson over two terms. Prerequisite: Consent of the Department. Notes: A student should consult the Fine Arts Department before registering.

AUMUS194 Applied Music Course Page

Description: Private lessons in instrument or voice; a one-hour weekly lesson over one term. Prerequisite: Consent of the Department. Notes: Restricted to International Program students. A student should consult the Fine Arts Department before registering.

AUMUS195A Applied Music Course Page

Description: Private lessons in instrument or voice; a one-hour weekly lesson over two terms. Prerequisite: Consent of the Department. Notes: A student should consult the Fine Arts Department before registering.

AUMUS195B Applied Music Course Page

Description: Private lessons in instrument or voice; a one-hour weekly lesson over two terms. Prerequisite: Consent of the Department. Notes: A student should consult the Fine Arts Department before registering.

AUMUS196 Applied Music Course Page

Description: Private lessons in instrument or voice; a one-hour weekly lesson in the fall term for a student exhibiting advanced abilities in music performance. Participation in group master classes is required. Prerequisite: Consent of the Department. Notes: A student should consult the Fine Arts Department before registering. The following courses must be taken in consecutive fall/winter terms: AUMUS 196 and 197.

AUMUS197 Applied Music Course Page

Description: Private lessons in instrument or voice; a one-hour weekly lesson in the winter term for a student exhibiting advanced abilities in music performance. Participation in group master classes is required. Prerequisite: Consent of the Department. Notes: A student should consult the Fine Arts Department before registering. The following courses must be taken in consecutive fall/winter terms: AUMUS 196 and 197.

AUMUS221 Selected Topics in Music Course Page

Description: A selected topics course in music that may focus on a range of possible areas of study, from performance to musicology to conducting. This course may also include a tour component. Prerequisite(s): AUMUS 170 or permission of the instructor.

AUMUS224 Medieval and Renaissance Music Course Page

Description: Study of Western European art music through the medieval and Renaissance periods. Prerequisite: AUMUS 170 or consent of the instructor.

AUMUS225 Baroque and Classical Music Course Page

Description: Examination of Western European art music of the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries in the context of general cultural history. Prerequisite: AUMUS 170 or consent of the instructor.

AUMUS226 Romantic and Twentieth-Century Music Course Page

Description: Music from early Romanticism to the present. Both musicological and interdisciplinary analytical approaches are emphasized. Prerequisite: AUMUS 170 or consent of the instructor.

AUMUS227 History of Vocal Literature Course Page

Description: Survey of vocal literature from the seventeenth century to the present.

AUMUS228 Music Studies and Information Literacy Course Page

Description: Introduction to music research skills by a librarian with a graduate degree in Library and Information Studies. The course examines on-line catalogues, periodical indexes, the internet, general research skills, traditional library resources, style manuals, bibliography creation, plagiarism, and evolving technological issues in research. Implementing critical thinking skills to gain access to, evaluate, and use information is emphasized. Prerequisite: Second-year status in a Music degree program or consent of the instructor. Corequisite: Any senior course in Music that requires library research. Note: The corequisite must be taken concurrently.

AUMUS231 Lyric Diction Course Page

Description: A study of the International Phonetic Alphabet, anatomy and physiology of basic phonetics, and accepted principles of lyric diction as they apply to the four languages most commonly used in concert and operatic repertoire: French, German, Italian and English. Corequisite: An AUMUS Applied Music - Vocal course.

AUMUS235 Introduction to Conducting Course Page

Description: Fundamental conducting techniques as applied to instrumental and vocal music. Prerequisite: AUMUS 160 and 162, or consent of the instructor.

AUMUS236 Introduction to Choral Techniques, Literature, and Interpretation Course Page

Description: Introduction to choral techniques, interpretation, and choral literature. Prerequisite: AUMUS 235 or consent of the instructor.

AUMUS238 Piano Pedagogy Course Page

Description: Principles, methods, and techniques for teaching piano with a survey of various pedagogical schools of thought. Prerequisite: AUMUS 160 or consent of the instructor.

AUMUS239 Vocal Pedagogy Course Page

Description: Comprehensive study of the voice and how it functions, survey of current methods, and supervised practical instruction. Prerequisite: Applied music in voice at the 200 level, or consent of the instructor.

AUMUS240 Augustana Choir Course Page

Description: Performance of choral music for mixed choir, including required participation in a performance tour which may follow the winter term. Prerequisite: Consent of Instructor based on audition. Notes: a *1.5 course over the winter term. Requires payment of additional student instructional support fees. Refer to the Fees Payment Guide in the University Regulations and Information for Students section of the Calendar.

AUMUS241A The Augustana Choir Course Page

Description: Performance of choral music for mixed choir, including required participation in a performance tour which may follow the winter term. Prerequisite: Consent of the instructor, based on audition. Notes: Not open to a part-time student who has less than one year of the degree program completed. A * 3 course over the full year. Requires payment of additional student instructional support fees. Refer to the Fees Payment Guide in the University Regulations and Information for Students section of the Calendar.

AUMUS241B The Augustana Choir Course Page

Description: Performance of choral music for mixed choir, including required participation in a performance tour which may follow the winter term. Prerequisite: Consent of the instructor, based on audition. Notes: Not open to a part-time student who has less than one year of the degree program completed. A *3 course over the full year. Requires payment of additional student instructional support fees. Refer to the Fees Payment Guide in the University Regulations and Information for Students section of the Calendar.

AUMUS242 Choral Ensemble Course Page

Description: Performance of choral music. Prerequisite: Consent of Instructor. Notes: a *1 course over the fall term. The course does not require participation in a performance tour. Requires payment of additional student instructional support fees. Refer to the Fees Payment Guide in the University Regulations and Information for Students section of the Calendar.

AUMUS243 Choral Ensemble Course Page

Description: Performance of choral music. Prerequisite: Consent of the instructor. Notes: A *1 course over the winter term. The course does not require participation in a performance tour. Requires payment of additional student instructional support fees. Refer to the Fees Payment Guide in the University Regulations and Information for Students section of the Calendar.

AUMUS249A Instrumental Ensemble Course Page

Description: Includes participation in all scheduled concert events. Prerequisite: Consent of the Department. Notes: An "Application for Instrumental Ensemble Studies" must be completed and approved before registration in the course. A *2 course over the full year.

AUMUS249B Instrumental Ensemble Course Page

Description: Includes participation in all scheduled concert events. Prerequisite: Consent of the Department. Notes: An "Application for Instrumental Ensemble Studies" must be completed and approved before registration in the course. A *2 course over the full year.

AUMUS260 Theoretical and Analytical Studies II Course Page

Description: Continuation of the study of common-practice harmony, including secondary dominants, borrowed chords, chromatic and enharmonic modulations, and extended chords. Prerequisite: AUMUS 160. Corequisite: AUMUS 262.

AUMUS261 Theoretical and Analytical Studies III Course Page

Description: Advanced study of common-practice harmony, including Neapolitan sixths, augmented sixths, altered dominants, and chromatically altered chords; modulations to foreign keys and third-relation harmony; polychords, modal mixture, and extended chromaticism. Prerequisite: AUMUS 260. Corequisite: AUMUS 263.

AUMUS262 Aural and Sight Singing Skills II Course Page

Description: Development of listening and reading skills integral to the internalization of concepts covered in AUMUS 260. Prerequisite: AUMUS 162. Corequisite: AUMUS 260.

AUMUS263 Aural and Sight Singing Skills III Course Page

Description: Development of listening and reading skills integral to the internalization of concepts covered in AUMUS 261. Prerequisites: AUMUS 260 and 262. Corequisite: AUMUS 261.

AUMUS265A Introduction to Composition Course Page

Description: Exploration, through written exercises and assignments, of the development of compositional systems, processes, and techniques related to twentieth-century musical idioms. Prerequisite: AUMUS 160 or consent of the instructor. Note: A *3 course offered over the full year.

AUMUS265B Introduction to Composition Course Page

Description: Exploration, through written exercises and assignments, of the development of compositional systems, processes, and techniques related to twentieth-century musical idioms. Prerequisite: AUMUS 160 or consent of the instructor. Note: A *3 course offered over the full year.

AUMUS288A Concerto Course Page

Description: Private lessons in instrument or voice and the presentation of a partial concerto or, for singers, a work or group of works normally performed with orchestra; one-hour weekly lesson offered over two terms. Prerequisite: Consent of the Department. Note: Restricted to Piano and Voice performance majors in their second year. A student should consult the Department of Fine Arts before registering.

AUMUS288B Concerto Course Page

Description: Private lessons in instrument or voice and the presentation of a partial concerto or, for singers, a work or group of works normally performed with orchestra; one-hour weekly lesson offered over two terms. Prerequisite: Consent of the Department. Note: Restricted to Piano and Voice performance majors in their second year. A student should consult the Department of Fine Arts before registering.

AUMUS289A Service Playing Course Page

Description: Private keyboard lessons in the playing of hymns and chants, liturgies, conducting from the keyboard, transcription, improvisations, and transposition; a half-hour lesson weekly over two terms. Prerequisite: Consent of the Department. Notes: Restricted to Liturgical Arts majors. A student should consult the Fine Arts Department before registering.

AUMUS289B Service Playing Course Page

Description: Private keyboard lessons in the playing of hymns and chants, liturgies, conducting from the keyboard, transcription, improvisations, and transposition; a half-hour lesson weekly over two terms. Prerequisite: Consent of the Department. Notes: Restricted to Liturgical Arts majors. A student should consult the Fine Arts Department before registering.

AUMUS290 Applied Music Course Page

Description: Private lessons in instrument or voice; a half-hour weekly lesson over one term. Prerequisite: Consent of the Department. Notes: Restricted to International Program students. A student should consult the Fine Arts Department before registering.

AUMUS291A Applied Music Course Page

Description: Private lessons in instrument or voice; a half-hour weekly lesson over two terms. Prerequisite: Consent of the Department. Notes: A student should consult the Fine Arts Department before registering.

AUMUS291B Applied Music Course Page

Description: Private lessons in instrument or voice; a half-hour weekly lesson over two terms. Prerequisite: Consent of the Department. Notes: A student should consult the Fine Arts Department before registering.

AUMUS292 Applied Music Course Page

Description: Private lessons in instrument or voice; a three-quarter-hour weekly lesson over one term. Prerequisite: Consent of the Department. Notes: Restricted to International Program students. A student should consult the Fine Arts Department before registering.

AUMUS293A Applied Music Course Page

Description: Private lessons in instrument or voice; a three-quarter-hour weekly lesson over two terms. Prerequisite: Consent of the Department. Notes: A student should consult the Fine Arts Department before registering.

AUMUS293B Applied Music Course Page

Description: Private lessons in instrument or voice; a three-quarter-hour weekly lesson over two terms. Prerequisite: Consent of the Department. Notes: A student should consult the Fine Arts Department before registering.

AUMUS294 Applied Music Course Page

Description: Private lessons in instrument or voice; a one-hour weekly lesson over one term. Prerequisite: Consent of the Department. Notes: Restricted to International Program students. A student should consult the Fine Arts Department before registering.

AUMUS295A Applied Music Course Page

Description: Private lessons in instrument or voice; a one-hour weekly lesson over two terms. Prerequisite: Consent of the Department. Notes: A student should consult the Fine Arts Department before registering.

AUMUS295B Applied Music Course Page

Description: Private lessons in instrument or voice; a one-hour weekly lesson over two terms. Prerequisite: Consent of the Department. Notes: A student should consult the Fine Arts Department before registering.

AUMUS296 Applied Music Course Page

Description: Private lessons in instrument or voice; a one-hour weekly lesson in the fall term for a student exhibiting advanced abilities in music performance. Participation in group master classes is required. Prerequisite: Consent of the Department. Notes: A student should consult the Fine Arts Department before registering. The following courses must be taken in consecutive fall/winter terms: AUMUS 296 and 297.

AUMUS297 Applied Music Course Page

Description: Private lessons in instrument or voice; a one-hour weekly lesson in the winter term for a student exhibiting advanced abilities in music performance. Participation in group master classes is required. Prerequisite: Consent of the Department. Notes: A student should consult the Fine Arts Department before registering. The following courses must be taken in consecutive fall/winter terms: AUMUS 296 and 297.

AUMUS298 Fundamental Keyboard Skills Course Page

Description: Private piano lessons; a half-hour weekly lesson over one term. Prerequisite: Consent of the Department. Notes: Restricted to students who want to develop specific skills required to pass the Keyboard Skills Proficiency Examination (KSPE), and to International Program students. A student should consult the Fine Arts Department before registering.

AUMUS299A Fundamental Keyboard Skills Course Page

Description: Private piano lessons; a half-hour weekly lesson over two terms. Prerequisite: Consent of the Department. Notes: Restricted to students who want to develop specific skills required to pass the Keyboard Skills Proficiency Examination (KSPE). A student should consult the Fine Arts Department before registering.

AUMUS299B Fundamental Keyboard Skills Course Page

Description: Private piano lessons; a half-hour weekly lesson over two terms. Prerequisite: Consent of the Department. Notes: Restricted to students who want to develop specific skills required to pass the Keyboard Skills Proficiency Examination (KSPE). A student should consult the Fine Arts Department before registering.

AUMUS322 Rethinking Music: From Mozart to Madonna Course Page

Description: Introduction to current issues in musicological thought. The course examines traditional ways of thinking about music, and considers issues such as the role of the symbol in language and music, cultural studies, ethnomusicology, the scholarly devaluation of popular music, feminist theory, and analyses of rock videos. Prerequisite: *6 from AUMUS 224, 225, 226; or consent of the instructor. Note: Students from a variety of musical backgrounds (popular or classical) are encouraged to enrol.

AUMUS327 History of Vocal Literature Course Page

Description: Survey of vocal literature from the seventeenth century to the present.

AUMUS330 Selected Topics in Music Course Page

Description: Advanced study of selected topics related to music history, music theory, and ethnomusicology. Topics vary from year to year and may include such diverse areas as world music, cultural and critical theory, popular music, music video, jazz, Eurowestern style periods, genres, composers, performers, audiences, set theory, and Schenkarian analysis. Prerequisites: AUMUS 261 and *6 from AUMUS 224, 225, 226; or consent of the instructor.

AUMUS334 Selected Topics in Music Course Page

Description: Advanced study of selected topics related to music history, music theory, and ethnomusicology. Topics vary from year to year and may include such diverse areas as world music, cultural and critical theory, popular music, music video, jazz, Eurowestern style periods, genres, composers, performers, audiences, set theory, and Schenkarian analysis. Prerequisites: AUMUS 261 and *6 from AUMUS 224, 225, 226; or consent of the instructor.

AUMUS335A Selected Topics in Music Course Page

Description: Advanced study of selected topics related to the theory, history and practise within a music performance discipline. Prerequisites: Second year standing.

AUMUS335B Selected Topics in Music Course Page

Description: Advanced study of selected topics related to the theory, history and practise within a music performance discipline. Prerequisites: Second year standing.

AUMUS336 Advanced Conducting Course Page

Description: Continued development of conducting techniques as applied to choral music. Prerequisite: AUMUS 235.

AUMUS339 Vocal Pedagogy Course Page

Description: Comprehensive study of the voice and how it functions, survey of current methods, and supervised practical instruction. Prerequisite: Applied music in voice at the 200 level, or consent of the instructor.

AUMUS340 Augustana Choir Course Page

Description: Performance of choral music for mixed choir, including required participation in a performance tour which may follow the winter term. Prerequisite: Consent of Instructor based on audition. Notes: a *1.5 course over the winter term. Requires payment of additional student instructional support fees. Refer to the Fees Payment Guide in the University Regulations and Information for Students section of the Calendar.

AUMUS341A The Augustana Choir Course Page

Description: Performance of choral music for mixed choir, including required participation in a performance tour which may follow the winter term. Prerequisite: Consent of the instructor, based on audition. Notes: Not open to a part-time student who has less than one year of the degree program completed. A *3 course over the full year. Requires payment of additional student instructional support fees. Refer to the Fees Payment Guide in the University Regulations and Information for Students section of the Calendar.

AUMUS341B The Augustana Choir Course Page

Description: Performance of choral music for mixed choir, including required participation in a performance tour which may follow the winter term. Prerequisite: Consent of the instructor, based on audition. Notes: Not open to a part-time student who has less than one year of the degree program completed. A *3 course over the full year. Requires payment of additional student instructional support fees. Refer to the Fees Payment Guide in the University Regulations and Information for Students section of the Calendar.

AUMUS342 Choral Ensemble Course Page

Description: Performance of choral music. Prerequisite: Consent of Instructor. Notes: a *1 course over the fall term. The course does not require participation in a performance tour. Requires payment of additional student instructional support fees. Refer to the Fees Payment Guide in the University Regulations and Information for Students section of the Calendar.

AUMUS343 Choral Ensemble Course Page

Description: Performance of choral music. Prerequisite: Consent of the instructor. Notes: A *1 course over the winter term. The course does not require participation in a performance tour. Requires payment of additional student instructional support fees. Refer to the Fees Payment Guide in the University Regulations and Information for Students section of the Calendar.

AUMUS347A Chamber Ensemble Course Page

Description: Varies in constitution (e.g., voice and piano, woodwind trio, brass quartet) from year to year. The repertoire to be performed is decided by the students and instructor. The ensemble prepares and performs under the guidance of the instructor. Prerequisite: Consent of the Division. Notes: An "Application for Chamber Ensemble Studies" must be completed and approved before registration in the course. A *3 course over the full year.

AUMUS347B Chamber Ensemble Course Page

Description: Varies in constitution (e.g., voice and piano, woodwind trio, brass quartet) from year to year. The repertoire to be performed is decided by the students and instructor. The ensemble prepares and performs under the guidance of the instructor. Prerequisite: Consent of the Division. Notes: An "Application for Chamber Ensemble Studies" must be completed and approved before registration in the course. A *3 course over the full year.

AUMUS349A Instrumental Ensemble Course Page

Description: Includes participation in all scheduled concert events. Prerequisite: Consent of the Division. Notes: An "Application for Instrumental Ensemble Studies" must be completed and approved before registration in the course. A *2 course over the full year.

AUMUS349B Instrumental Ensemble Course Page

Description: Includes participation in all scheduled concert events. Prerequisite: Consent of the Division. Notes: An "Application for Instrumental Ensemble Studies" must be completed and approved before registration in the course. A *2 course over the full year.

AUMUS361 Form, Analysis, and the Construction of Musical Meaning Course Page

Description: Study of music through harmonic, contrapuntal and structural analysis of selected pieces from the Baroque to Romantic periods. Includes the examination of prominent musical features and harmonic devices within common small- and large-scale forms. Offers a critique of the applications and limitations of conventional musical analysis. Prerequisite: AUMUS 261.

AUMUS369 Retheorizing Music: From Modernism to Postmodernism Course Page

Description: Examination of technical and stylistic perspectives from Modernist art music techniques established before 1950 to those found in art, popular, and world music in the twenty-first century. Included are exercises in composition and performance as well as training in related listening, sight singing, and score-reading skills. Prerequisites: AUMUS 261 and 263.

AUMUS375 Co-op Education Studies I Course Page

Description: Placement of a student with an employer organization for work experience. The practicum is designed by the student, supervising faculty member, and supervising organizational director, to integrate the liberal arts study of music with work experience in appropriate fields of business, industry, government, and the professions. Prerequisites: Third-year standing and consent of the instructor. Note: An "Application for Co-op Education Study" must be completed and approved before registration in the course.

AUMUS375A Co-op Education Studies I Course Page

Description: Placement of a student with an employer organization for work experience. The practicum is designed by the student, supervising faculty member, and supervising organizational director, to integrate the liberal arts study of music with work experience in appropriate fields of business, industry, government, and the professions. Prerequisites: Third-year standing and consent of the instructor. Note: An "Application for Co-op Education Study" must be completed and approved before registration in the course.

AUMUS375B Co-op Education Studies I Course Page

Description: Placement of a student with an employer organization for work experience. The practicum is designed by the student, supervising faculty member, and supervising organizational director, to integrate the liberal arts study of music with work experience in appropriate fields of business, industry, government, and the professions. Prerequisites: Third-year standing and consent of the instructor. Note: An "Application for Co-op Education Study" must be completed and approved before registration in the course.

AUMUS376 Directed Studies I Course Page

Description: Individual research project in a specific area of study as defined by the student and a supervising instructor. Prerequisites: Third- or fourth-year standing and consent of the instructor. Note: An "Application for Individual Study" must be completed and approved before registration in the course.

AUMUS388A Concerto Course Page

Description: Private lessons in instrument or voice and the presentation of a complete concerto or, for singers, a work or group of works normally performed with orchestra; one-hour weekly lesson offered over two terms. Prerequisite: Consent of the Department. Note: Restricted to Piano and Voice performance majors in their third year. A student should consult the Department of Fine Arts before registering.

AUMUS388B Concerto Course Page

Description: Private lessons in instrument or voice and the presentation of a complete concerto or, for singers, a work or group of works normally performed with orchestra; one-hour weekly lesson offered over two terms. Prerequisite: Consent of the Department. Note: Restricted to Piano and Voice performance majors in their third year. A student should consult the Department of Fine Arts before registering.

AUMUS389A Service Playing Course Page

Description: Private keyboard lessons in the playing of hymns and chants, liturgies, conducting from the keyboard, transcription, improvisations, and transposition; a half-hour lesson weekly over two terms. Prerequisite: Consent of the Department. Notes: Restricted to Liturgical Arts majors. A student should consult the Fine Arts Department before registering.

AUMUS389B Service Playing Course Page

Description: Private keyboard lessons in the playing of hymns and chants, liturgies, conducting from the keyboard, transcription, improvisations, and transposition; a half-hour lesson weekly over two terms. Prerequisite: Consent of the Department. Notes: Restricted to Liturgical Arts majors. A student should consult the Fine Arts Department before registering.

AUMUS391A Applied Music Course Page

Description: Private lessons in instrument or voice; a half-hour weekly lesson over two terms. Prerequisite: Consent of the Department. Notes: A student should consult the Fine Arts Department before registering.

AUMUS391B Applied Music Course Page

Description: Private lessons in instrument or voice; a half-hour weekly lesson over two terms. Prerequisite: Consent of the Department. Notes: A student should consult the Fine Arts Department before registering.

AUMUS393A Applied Music Course Page

Description: Private lessons in instrument or voice; a three-quarter-hour weekly lesson over two terms. Prerequisite: Consent of the Department. Notes: A student should consult the Fine Arts Department before registering.

AUMUS393B Applied Music Course Page

Description: Private lessons in instrument or voice; a three-quarter-hour weekly lesson over two terms. Prerequisite: Consent of the Department. Notes: A student should consult the Fine Arts Department before registering.

AUMUS394 Applied Music Course Page

Description: Private lessons in instrument or voice; a one-hour weekly lesson over one term. Prerequisite: Consent of the Department. Notes: Restricted to International Program students. A student should consult the Fine Arts Department before registering.

AUMUS395A Applied Music Course Page

Description: Private lessons in instrument or voice; a one-hour weekly lesson over two terms. Prerequisite: Consent of the Department. Notes: A student should consult the Fine Arts Department before registering.

AUMUS395B Applied Music Course Page

Description: Private lessons in instrument or voice; a one-hour weekly lesson over two terms. Prerequisite: Consent of the Department. Notes: A student should consult the Fine Arts Department before registering.

AUMUS396 Performance Studies I Course Page

Description: Formal recital (minimum duration: 45 minutes) prepared under the guidance of the instructor and marked by a jury. Prerequisite: Consent of the instructor. Corequisite: AUMUS 395.

AUMUS396A Performance Studies I Course Page

Description: Formal recital (minimum duration: 45 minutes) prepared under the guidance of the instructor and marked by a jury. Prerequisite: Consent of the instructor. Corequisite: AUMUS 395.

AUMUS396B Performance Studies I Course Page

Description: Formal recital (minimum duration: 45 minutes) prepared under the guidance of the instructor and marked by a jury. Prerequisite: Consent of the instructor. Corequisite: AUMUS 395.

AUMUS397A Applied Music Course Page

Description: Private lessons in instrument or voice and the presentation of a formal recital (minimum duration: 45 minutes) prepared under the guidance of the instructor and marked by a jury. Participation in group master classes is required. Prerequisite: Consent of the Department. Note: This course is restricted to Liturgical Arts, Musical Arts, Piano, and Voice majors in the Bachelor of Music program.

AUMUS397B Applied Music Course Page

Description: Private lessons in instrument or voice and the presentation of a formal recital (minimum duration: 45 minutes) prepared under the guidance of the instructor and marked by a jury. Participation in group master classes is required. Prerequisite: Consent of the Department. Note: This course is restricted to Liturgical Arts, Musical Arts, Piano, and Voice majors in the Bachelor of Music program.

AUMUS399A Fundamental Keyboard Skills Course Page

Description: Private piano lessons; a half-hour weekly lesson over two terms. Prerequisite: Consent of the Department. Notes: Restricted to students who want to develop specific skills required to pass the Keyboard Skills Proficiency Examination (KSPE). A student should consult the Fine Arts Department before registering.

AUMUS399B Fundamental Keyboard Skills Course Page

Description: Private piano lessons; a half-hour weekly lesson over two terms. Prerequisite: Consent of the Department. Notes: Restricted to students who want to develop specific skills required to pass the Keyboard Skills Proficiency Examination (KSPE). A student should consult the Fine Arts Department before registering.

AUMUS422 Rethinking Music: From Mozart to Madonna Course Page

Description: Introduction to current issues in musicological thought. The course examines traditional ways of thinking about music, and considers issues such as the role of the symbol in language and music, cultural studies, ethnomusicology, the scholarly devaluation of popular music, feminist theory, and analyses of rock videos. Prerequisite: *6 from AUMUS 224, 225, 226; or consent of the instructor. Note: Students from a variety of musical backgrounds (popular or classical) are encouraged to enrol.

AUMUS430 Selected Topics in Music Course Page

Description: Advanced study of selected topics related to music history, music theory, and ethnomusicology. Topics vary from year to year and may include such diverse areas as world music, cultural and critical theory, popular music, music video, jazz, Eurowestern style periods, genres, composers, performers, audiences, set theory, and Schenkarian analysis. Prerequisites: AUMUS 261 and *6 from AUMUS 224, 225, 226; or consent of the instructor.

AUMUS440 Augustana Choir Course Page

Description: Performance of choral music for mixed choir, including required participation in a performance tour which may follow the winter term. Prerequisite: Consent of Instructor based on audition. Notes: a *1.5 course over the winter term. Requires payment of additional student instructional support fees. Refer to the Fees Payment Guide in the University Regulations and Information for Students section of the Calendar.

AUMUS441A The Augustana Choir Course Page

Description: Performance of choral music for mixed choir, including required participation in a performance tour which may follow the winter term. Prerequisite: Consent of the instructor, based on audition. Notes: Not open to a part-time student who has less than one year of the degree program completed. A *3 course over the full year. Requires payment of additional student instructional support fees. Refer to the Fees Payment Guide in the University Regulations and Information for Students section of the Calendar.

AUMUS441B The Augustana Choir Course Page

Description: Performance of choral music for mixed choir, including required participation in a performance tour which may follow the winter term. Prerequisite: Consent of the instructor, based on audition. Notes: Not open to a part-time student who has less than one year of the degree program completed. A *3 course over the full year. Requires payment of additional student instructional support fees. Refer to the Fees Payment Guide in the University Regulations and Information for Students section of the Calendar.

AUMUS442 Choral Ensemble Course Page

Description: Performance of choral music. Prerequisite: Consent of Instructor. Notes: A *1 course over the fall term. The course does not require participation in a performance tour. Requires payment of additional student instructional support fees. Refer to the Fees Payment Guide in the University Regulations and Information for Students section of the Calendar.

AUMUS443 Choral Ensemble Course Page

Description: Performance of choral music. Prerequisite: Consent of the instructor. Notes: A *1 course over the winter term. The course does not require participation in a performance tour. Requires payment of additional student instructional support fees. Refer to the Fees Payment Guide in the University Regulations and Information for Students section of the Calendar.

AUMUS447A Chamber Ensemble Course Page

Description: Varies in constitution (e.g., voice and piano, woodwind trio, brass quartet) from year to year. The repertoire to be performed is decided by the students and instructor. The ensemble prepares and performs under the guidance of the instructor. Prerequisite: Consent of the Department. Notes: An "Application for Chamber Ensemble Studies" must be completed and approved before registration in the course. A *3 course over the full year.

AUMUS447B Chamber Ensemble Course Page

Description: Varies in constitution (e.g., voice and piano, woodwind trio, brass quartet) from year to year. The repertoire to be performed is decided by the students and instructor. The ensemble prepares and performs under the guidance of the instructor. Prerequisite: Consent of the Department. Notes: An "Application for Chamber Ensemble Studies" must be completed and approved before registration in the course. A *3 course over the full year.

AUMUS449A Instrumental Ensemble Course Page

Description: Includes participation in all scheduled concert events. Prerequisite: Consent of the Department. Notes: An "Application for Instrumental Ensemble Studies" must be completed and approved before registration in the course. A *2 course over the full year.

AUMUS449B Instrumental Ensemble Course Page

Description: Includes participation in all scheduled concert events. Prerequisite: Consent of the Department. Notes: An "Application for Instrumental Ensemble Studies" must be completed and approved before registration in the course. A *2 course over the full year.

AUMUS469 Retheorizing Music: From Modernism to Postmodernism Course Page

Description: Examination of technical and stylistic perspectives from Modernist art music techniques established before 1950 to those found in art, popular, and world music in the twenty-first century. Included are exercises in composition and performance as well as training in related listening, sight singing, and score-reading skills. Prerequisites: AUMUS 261 and 263.

AUMUS475 Co-op Education Studies II Course Page

Description: Placement of a student with an employer organization for work experience. The practicum is designed by the student, supervising faculty member, and supervising organizational director to integrate the liberal arts study of music with work experience in appropriate fields of business, industry, government, and the professions. Prerequisites: Fourth-year standing and consent of the instructor. Note: An Application for Co-op Education Study must be completed and approved before registration in the course.

AUMUS475A Co-op Education Studies II Course Page

Description: Placement of a student with an employer organization for work experience. The practicum is designed by the student, supervising faculty member, and supervising organizational director to integrate the liberal arts study of music with work experience in appropriate fields of business, industry, government, and the professions. Prerequisites: Fourth-year standing and consent of the instructor. Note: An Application for Co-op Education Study must be completed and approved before registration in the course.

AUMUS475B Co-op Education Studies II Course Page

Description: Placement of a student with an employer organization for work experience. The practicum is designed by the student, supervising faculty member, and supervising organizational director to integrate the liberal arts study of music with work experience in appropriate fields of business, industry, government, and the professions. Prerequisites: Fourth-year standing and consent of the instructor. Note: An Application for Co-op Education Study must be completed and approved before registration in the course.

AUMUS476 Directed Studies II Course Page

Description: Individual research project in a specific area of study as defined by the student and a supervising instructor. Prerequisites: AUMUS 376 and consent of the instructor. Note: An Application for Individual Study must be completed and approved before registration in the course.

AUMUS488A Concerto Course Page

Description: Private lessons in instrument or voice and the presentation of a complete concerto or, for singers, a work or group of works normally performed with orchestra; one-hour weekly lesson offered over two terms. Prerequisite: Consent of the Department. Note: Restricted to Piano and Voice performance majors in their fourth year. A student should consult the Department of Fine Arts before registering.

AUMUS488B Concerto Course Page

Description: Private lessons in instrument or voice and the presentation of a complete concerto or, for singers, a work or group of works normally performed with orchestra; one-hour weekly lesson offered over two terms. Prerequisite: Consent of the Department. Note: Restricted to Piano and Voice performance majors in their fourth year. A student should consult the Department of Fine Arts before registering.

AUMUS489A Service Playing Course Page

Description: Private keyboard lessons in the playing of hymns and chants, liturgies, conducting from the keyboard, transcription, improvisations, and transposition; a half-hour lesson weekly over two terms. Prerequisite: Consent of the Department. Notes: Restricted to Liturgical Arts majors. A student should consult the Fine Arts Department before registering.

AUMUS489B Service Playing Course Page

Description: Private keyboard lessons in the playing of hymns and chants, liturgies, conducting from the keyboard, transcription, improvisations, and transposition; a half-hour lesson weekly over two terms. Prerequisite: Consent of the Department. Notes: Restricted to Liturgical Arts majors. A student should consult the Fine Arts Department before registering.

AUMUS490 Applied Music Course Page

Description: Private lessons in instrument or voice; a half-hour weekly lesson over one term. Prerequisite: Consent of the Department. Notes: Restricted to International Program students. A student should consult the Fine Arts Department before registering.

AUMUS491A Applied Music Course Page

Description: Private lessons in instrument or voice; a half-hour weekly lesson over two terms. Prerequisite: Consent of the Department. Notes: A student should consult the Fine Arts Department before registering.

AUMUS491B Applied Music Course Page

Description: Private lessons in instrument or voice; a half-hour weekly lesson over two terms. Prerequisite: Consent of the Department. Notes: A student should consult the Fine Arts Department before registering.

AUMUS493A Applied Music Course Page

Description: Private lessons in instrument or voice; a three-quarter-hour weekly lesson over two terms. Prerequisite: Consent of the Department. Notes: A student should consult the Fine Arts Department before registering.

AUMUS493B Applied Music Course Page

Description: Private lessons in instrument or voice; a three-quarter-hour weekly lesson over two terms. Prerequisite: Consent of the Department. Notes: A student should consult the Fine Arts Department before registering.

AUMUS494 Applied Music Course Page

Description: Private lessons in instrument or voice; a one-hour weekly lesson over one term. Prerequisite: Consent of the Department. Notes: Restricted to International Program students. A student should consult the Fine Arts Department before registering.

AUMUS495A Applied Music Course Page

Description: Private lessons in instrument or voice; a one-hour weekly lesson over two terms. Prerequisite: Consent of the Department. Notes: A student should consult the Fine Arts Department before registering.

AUMUS495B Applied Music Course Page

Description: Private lessons in instrument or voice; a one-hour weekly lesson over two terms. Prerequisite: Consent of the Department. Notes: A student should consult the Fine Arts Department before registering.

AUMUS496 Performance Studies II Course Page

Description: Formal recital (minimum duration: 60 minutes) prepared under the guidance of the instructor and marked by a jury. Prerequisite: Consent of the instructor. Corequisite: AUMUS 495.

AUMUS496A Performance Studies II Course Page

Description: Formal recital (minimum duration: 60 minutes) prepared under the guidance of the instructor and marked by a jury. Prerequisite: Consent of the instructor. Corequisite: AUMUS 495.

AUMUS496B Performance Studies II Course Page

Description: Formal recital (minimum duration: 60 minutes) prepared under the guidance of the instructor and marked by a jury. Prerequisite: Consent of the instructor. Corequisite: AUMUS 495.

AUMUS497A Applied Music Course Page

Description: Private lessons in instrument or voice and the presentation of a formal recital (minimum duration: 60 minutes) prepared under the guidance of the instructor and marked by a jury. Participation in group master classes is required. Prerequisite: Consent of the Department. Note: This course is restricted to Liturgical Arts, Musical Arts, Piano, and Voice majors in the Bachelor of Music program.

AUMUS497B Applied Music Course Page

Description: Private lessons in instrument or voice and the presentation of a formal recital (minimum duration: 60 minutes) prepared under the guidance of the instructor and marked by a jury. Participation in group master classes is required. Prerequisite: Consent of the Department. Note: This course is restricted to Liturgical Arts, Musical Arts, Piano, and Voice majors in the Bachelor of Music program.

AUMUS499A Fundamental Keyboard Skills Course Page

Description: Private piano lessons; a half-hour weekly lesson over two terms. Prerequisite: Consent of the Department. Notes: Restricted to students who want to develop specific skills required to pass the Keyboard Skills Proficiency Examination (KSPE), and to International Program students. A student should consult the Fine Arts Department before registering.

AUMUS499B Fundamental Keyboard Skills Course Page

Description: Private piano lessons; a half-hour weekly lesson over two terms. Prerequisite: Consent of the Department. Notes: Restricted to students who want to develop specific skills required to pass the Keyboard Skills Proficiency Examination (KSPE), and to International Program students. A student should consult the Fine Arts Department before registering.

AUMUS540 Augustana Choir Course Page

Description: Performance of choral music for mixed choir, including required participation in a performance tour which may follow the winter term. Prerequisite: Consent of instructor based on audition. Notes: a *1.5 course over the winter term. Requires payment of additional student instructional support fees. Refer to the Fees Payment Guide in the University Regulations and Information for Students section of the Calendar.

AUMUS541A Augustana Choir Course Page

Description: Performance of choral music for mixed choir, including required participation in a performance tour which may follow the winter term. Prerequisite: Consent of the instructor, based on audition. Notes: A *3 course over the full year. Requires payment of additional student instructional support fees. Refer to the Fees Payment Guide in the University Regulations and Information for Students section of the Calendar.

AUMUS541B Augustana Choir Course Page

Description: Performance of choral music for mixed choir, including required participation in a performance tour which may follow the winter term. Prerequisite: Consent of the instructor, based on audition. Notes: A *3 course over the full year. Requires payment of additional student instructional support fees. Refer to the Fees Payment Guide in the University Regulations and Information for Students section of the Calendar.

AUMUS542 Choral Ensemble Course Page

Description: Performance of choral music. Prerequisite: Consent of Instructor. Notes: a *1 course over the fall term. The course does not require participation in a performance tour. Requires payment of additional student instructional support fees. Refer to the Fees Payment Guide in the University Regulations and Information for Students section of the Calendar.

AUMUS543 Choral Ensemble Course Page

Description: Performance of choral music. Prerequisite: Consent of the instructor. Notes: A *1 course over the winter term. The course does not require participation in a performance tour. Requires payment of additional student instructional support fees. Refer to the Fees Payment Guide in the University Regulations and Information for Students section of the Calendar.

AUMUS593A Applied Music Course Page

Description: Private lessons in instrument or voice; a three-quarter-hour weekly lesson over two terms. Prerequisite: Consent of the Department. Notes: A student should consult the Fine Arts Department before registering.

AUMUS593B Applied Music Course Page

Description: Private lessons in instrument or voice; a three-quarter-hour weekly lesson over two terms. Prerequisite: Consent of the Department. Notes: A student should consult the Fine Arts Department before registering.

AUMUS595A Applied Music Course Page

Description: Private lessons in instrument or voice; a one-hour weekly lesson over two terms. Prerequisite: Consent of the Department. Notes: A student should consult the Fine Arts Department before registering.

AUMUS595B Applied Music Course Page

Description: Private lessons in instrument or voice; a one-hour weekly lesson over two terms. Prerequisite: Consent of the Department. Notes: A student should consult the Fine Arts Department before registering.