Center for Curriculum and Transfer Articulation
Community Orchestra
Course: MUP159

First Term: 2017 Fall
Lec + Lab   1.0 Credit(s)   3.0 Period(s)   2.4 Load  
Course Type: Occupational
Load Formula: S

Description: Emphasis on college/community participation and the preparation of orchestral literature for public performance.

MCCCD Official Course Competencies
1. Perform a variety of orchestral literature: symphonic literature, concertos, pops, contemporary, and arrangements. (I)
2. Increase range on chosen instrument. (II)
3. Increase ability to sight read. (II)
4. Participate in concerts. (III)
MCCCD Official Course Outline
I. Performing orchestral literature
   A. Symphonic literature
   B. Concertos
   C. Popular works
   D. Contemporary works
   E. Arrangements
II. Techniques
   A. Increasing range
   B. Developing embouchure/bowing/pizzicato techniques
   C. Increasing sight reading ability
III. Concerts
   A. Local (school)
   B. Community
   C. Out of state (possible)
MCCCD Governing Board Approval Date: 4/25/2017

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