Individual Lessons

Note: ALL students enrolling in lessons must also be enrolled in the appropriate parent ensemble for their instrument/voice.

Credit: 1 semester hour.  Individual instruction in voice or brass, percussion, woodwind, stringed, or keyboard instruments. These courses are open to non-majors in violin, viola, violoncello, acoustic, or electric bass. The lessons will emphasize technique, sight reading, collaborative performing, and repertoire. Class includes 30 minutes of individual and 30 minutes of group instruction per week. Students are required to dedicate at least 3 external hours per week to individual practice. Note: Student is required to own the instrument. Contact teacher to setup day and time of lesson. For non-music major freshmen.

Credit: 1 semester hour.  Individual instruction in voice or brass, percussion, woodwind, stringed, or keyboard instruments. Open to non-music majors who are enrolled in the band program. Material to include scales, etudes, solos and ensemble music assigned to the parent ensemble. Class includes 30 minutes of individual and 30 minutes of group instruction per week. Students are required to dedicate at least 3 external hours per week to individual practice. Prerequisite: Must be auditioned member of the band program with a background in instrumental music in high school. For non-music major freshmen.

Credit: 1 semester hour. Individual instruction in voice or brass, percussion, woodwind, stringed, or keyboard instruments. Open to non-music majors who are enrolled in the band program. Material to include scales, etudes, solos, and ensemble music assigned to the parent ensemble. Class includes 30 minutes of individual and 30 minutes of group instruction per week. Students are required to dedicate at least 3 external hours per week to individual practice. Prerequisite: Must be an auditioned member of the band program with a background in instrumental music in high school. For non-music major freshmen.

Credit: 1 semester hour. Individual instruction in voice or brass, percussion, woodwind, stringed, or keyboard instruments. Open to non-music majors enrolled in the band program. Material will include instruction on snare, mallet and timpani and is designed to develop technique and reading skills through selected etudes, scales, and solo material unique to the specific instrument. Class includes 30 minutes of individual and 30 minutes of group instruction per week. Students are required to dedicate at least 3 external hours per week to individual practice. Prerequisite: Must be a member of the band program with a background in instrumental music in high school. For non-music major freshmen.

Credit: 1 semester hour. Individual instruction in voice or brass, percussion, woodwind, stringed, or keyboard instruments. Open to non-music majors only through audition and/or counseling by the music/piano faculty. Study materials to include scales, solo repertoire, and the classics. Class includes 30 minutes of individual and 30 minutes of group instruction per week. Students are required to dedicate at least 3 external hours per week to individual practice. For non-music major freshmen.

Credit: 1 semester hour. Individual instruction in voice or brass, percussion, woodwind, stringed, or keyboard instruments. This is for non-music majors only. Emphasis is on individual vocal technique and solo repertoire commensurate with vocal ability. Student must be enrolled in choral program concurrently. Class includes 30 minutes of individual and 30 minutes of group instruction per week. Students are required to dedicate at least 3 external hours per week to individual practice. Prerequisite: Permission of the instructor and enrollment in the choir program. For non-music major freshmen.

Credit: 2 semester hours. Individual instruction in voice or brass, percussion, woodwind, stringed, or keyboard instruments. Required of music majors playing a woodwind instrument. Material to include: scales, etudes, solos unique to the specific instrument with attention to technique, range, tone quality, articulation and musicianship in general. Class includes 50 minutes of individualized and 50 minutes of group instruction per week. Students are required to dedicate at least 6 external hours per week to individual practice. Prerequisite: Must be an auditioned member of the band program with a background in instrumental music in high school. For music major freshmen.

Individual instruction in voice or brass, percussion, woodwind, stringed, or keyboard instruments. Required of music majors playing a brass instrument. Material to include: scales, etudes, solos, unique to the specific instrument with attention to technique, range, tone quality, articulation and musicianship in general. Class includes 50 minutes of individualized and 50 minutes of group instruction per week. Students are required to dedicate at least 6 external hours per week to individual practice. Prerequisite: Must be an auditioned member of the band program with a background in instrumental music in high school. For music major freshmen.

Credit: 2 semester hours. Individual instruction in voice or brass, percussion, woodwind, stringed, or keyboard instruments. Required of music majors with percussion as their performing instrument. Material will include instruction on snare, mallet and timpani and is designed to refine and further develop reading and performance skills in each area of percussion in order to develop the well-rounded percussionist. Class includes 50 minutes of individualized and 50 minutes of group instruction per week. Students are required to dedicate at least 6 external hours per week to individual practice. Prerequisite: Must be an auditioned member of the band program with a background in instrumental music in high school. For music major freshmen.

Credit: 2 semester hours. Individual instruction in voice or brass, percussion, woodwind, stringed, or keyboard instruments. Priority for enrollment in MUAP 1269-1270 is given to piano majors, and then non-music majors by audition only. Study materials include scales, etudes, solo repertoire, and the classics. Class includes 50 minutes of individualized and 50 minutes of group instruction per week. Students are required to dedicate at least 6 external hours per week to individual practice. Note: Piano Majors must also be enrolled in MUEN 1141, 1142, 2141 or 2142. For music major freshmen.

Credit: 2 semester hours. Individual instruction in voice or brass, percussion, woodwind, stringed, or keyboard instruments. Emphasis will be on vocal production and repertoire appropriate for the voice part. Class includes 50 minutes of individualized and 50 minutes of group instruction per week. Students are required to dedicate at least 6 external hours per week to individual practice. Prerequisite: Music majors enrolled in the choral program and permission of the instructor. For music major freshmen.

Credit: semester 1 semester hour. Individual instruction in voice or brass, percussion, woodwind, stringed, or keyboard instruments. These courses are open to music-majors in violin, viola, violoncello, acoustic, or electric bass. The lessons will emphasize technique, sight reading, collaborative performing, and repertoire. Material is an extension of MUAP 1101-1102. 2102 is an extension of 2101. Class includes 30 minutes of individual and 30 minutes of group instruction per week. Students are required to dedicate at least 3 external hours per week to individual practice. Prerequisite: MUAP 1101 and MUAP 1102. 2101 is required for enrollment in 2102. Note: Student is required to own the instrument. Contact teacher to setup day and time of lesson. For non-music major sophomores.

Credit: 1 semester hour. Individual instruction in voice or brass, percussion, woodwind, stringed, or keyboard instruments. Open to non-music majors who are enrolled in the band program. Material is an extension of MUAP 1117 and MUAP 1118 with continued development of technique, range, tone quality and concept of articulation. Class includes 30 minutes of individual and 30 minutes of group instruction per week. Students are required to dedicate at least 3 external hours per week to individual practice. Prerequisite: MUAP 1117 and 1118 and must be an auditioned member of the band program. For non-music major sophomores.

Credit: 1 semester hour. Individual instruction in voice or brass, percussion, woodwind, stringed, or keyboard instruments. Open to non-music majors who are enrolled in the band program. Material is an extension of MUAP 1137-1138 with continued development of technique, range, tone quality, and concept of articulation. Class includes 30 minutes of individual and 30 minutes of group instruction per week. Students are required to dedicate at least 3 external hours per week to individual practice. Prerequisite: MUAP 1137 and MUAP 1138 and must be an auditioned member of the band program. For non-music major sophomores.

Credit: 1 semester hour. Individual instruction in voice or brass, percussion, woodwind, stringed, or keyboard instruments. Open to non-music majors enrolled in the band program. Material is an extension of MUAP 1157 and 1158 designed to further develop playing and reading skills of the well-rounded percussionist. Class includes 30 minutes of individual and 30 minutes of group instruction per week. Students are required to dedicate at least 3 external hours per week to individual practice. Prerequisites: MUAP 1157 and 1158 and must be an auditioned member of the band program. For non-music major sophomores.

Credit: 1 semester hour. Individual instruction in voice or brass, percussion, woodwind, stringed, or keyboard instruments. Open to non-music majors only through audition and/or counseling by the music/piano faculty. Study materials include scales, etudes, solo repertoire, and the classics. Class includes 30 minutes of individual and 30 minutes of group instruction per week. Students are required to dedicate at least 3 external hours per week to individual practice. Prerequisite: MUAP 1169-1170. For non-music major sophomores.

Credit: 1 semester hour. Individual instruction in voice or brass, percussion, woodwind, stringed, or keyboard instruments. This is for second year students (non-majors) wishing to explore more of their vocal range and repertoire with increased difficulty. Class includes 30 minutes of individual and 30 minutes of group instruction per week. Students are required to dedicate at least 3 external hours per week to individual practice. Prerequisite: MUAP 1181-1182, enrollment in the choral program, and permission from the instructor. For non-music major sophomores.

Credit: 2 semester hours. Individual instruction in voice or brass, percussion, woodwind, stringed, or keyboard instruments. Required of music majors playing a woodwind instrument. Material is an extension of MUAP 1217 and 1218 with continued refinement of playing skills and preparation of recital and audition material for the four year school during the spring semester. Class includes 50 minutes of individualized and 50 minutes of group instruction per week. Students are required to dedicate at least 6 external hours per week to individual practice. Prerequisite: MUAP 1217 or 1218 and must be an auditioned member of the band program. For music major sophomores.

Credit: 2 semester hours. Individual instruction in voice or brass, percussion, woodwind, stringed, or keyboard instruments. Required of music majors playing a brass instrument. Material is an extension of MUAP 1237 and MUAP 1238 with continued refinement of playing skills and preparation of recital and audition material for the four year school during the spring semester. Class includes 50 minutes of individualized and 50 minutes of group instruction per week. Students are required to dedicate at least 6 external hours per week to individual practice. Prerequisite: MUAP 1237 and MUAP 1238 and must be an auditioned member of the band program. For music major sophomores.

Credit: 2 semester hours. Individual instruction in voice or brass, percussion, woodwind, stringed, or keyboard instruments. Required of music majors with percussion as their performing instrument. Material is an extension of MUAP 1257 and 1258 with attention to preparation of recital and audition material for the four year school in the Spring semester. Class includes 50 minutes of individualized and 50 minutes of group instruction per week. Students are required to dedicate at least 6 external hours per week to individual practice. Prerequisite: MUAP 1257 and MUAP 1258 and must be an auditioned member of the band program. For music major sophomores.

Credit: 2 semester hours. Individual instruction in voice or brass, percussion, woodwind, stringed, or keyboard instruments. Priority for MUAP 2269-2270 is given to piano majors, and then non-music majors by audition only. Study materials to include scales, etudes, solo repertoire, and the classics. Class includes 50 minutes of individualized and 50 minutes of group instruction per week. Students are required to dedicate at least 6 external hours per week to individual practice. Note: Piano Majors must also be enrolled in MUEN 1141, 1142, 2141 or 2142. Prerequisite: MUAP 1269-1270. For music major sophomores.

Credit: 2 semester hours. Individual instruction in voice or brass, percussion, woodwind, stringed, or keyboard instruments. This is for second year students wishing to prepare for four-year college auditions. Students will be expected to be on a higher level of preparation, similar to what would be expected at the four-year university level. Class includes 50 minutes of individualized and 50 minutes of group instruction per week. Students are required to dedicate at least 6 external hours per week to individual practice. Prerequisite: MUAP 1281, 1282, music major enrolled in choral program, and permission of the instructor. For music major sophomores.

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