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2023-2024 College Catalog 
2023-2024 College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

MUP 164 - Studio Instruction: Piano I (Major)

2 Credits, 0.5 Contact Hours
0 lecture periods 5 lab periods

Weekly studio instruction. Includes participation in student recitals and jury exams.

Corequisite(s): MUS 125 , MUS 127  
Information: Students chosen by audition. Faculty approval required for registration.
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Course Learning Outcomes
  1. Utilize a concentrated approach for playing instrument, practicing, and problem solving.
  2. Demonstrate and display musicianship and interpretation stylistically appropriate, with respect to historical genres. 
  3. Demonstrate the ability to play technical studies such as scales, etudes, etc., appropriate for student’s level. 
  4. Demonstrate the ability to correctly execute rhythms in repertoire appropriate to student’s level. 

  1. Accurate Execution of Rhythm and Pitch
  2. Interpretation of Repertoire Written in Homophonic and Polyphonic Textures
  3. Literature That are Etudes in Nature
  4. Scales and Arpeggios
  5. Other Technical Studies Considered Appropriate to Student’s Level
  6. Literature Representative of Contrasting Historical Periods and Styles
  7. History and Theory to be Taught Relevant to Literature Being Covered
  8. Student Must Perform Satisfactorily in a Student Recital in Order to Receive Credit for the Course

Student Must Play a Jury Exam for the Piano Faculty in Order to Receive Credit for the Course

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