|Piano Ensemble 1|
|PIANO ENS 1|
|CLASS CODE:||MUSIC 162||CREDITS: 1 - 2|
|DIVISION:||PERFORMING AND VISUAL ARTS|
|GENERAL EDUCATION:||This course does not fulfill a General Education requirement.|
|DESCRIPTION:||Piano Ensemble is a course designed primarily for piano music majors for the improvement of piano skills in the areas of vocal and instrumental collaboration, sight reading, and piano duet/duo ensemble. The emphasis on the course is on accompanying with use of piano duet/duo literature to augment skills of accompanying, critical listening and ensemble.|
|TAUGHT:||Fall, Winter, Summer|
|CONTENT AND TOPICS:|
|GOALS AND OBJECTIVES:||1. Identify and develop aspects of musicianship that make for successful collaboration with others.
2. Increase awareness of ear training and control of sound through tactile sensitivy and pedaling finesse.
|PREREQUISITES:||Advanced pianists only.|
|EFFECTIVE DATE:||August 2004|