Course Abstract Details

MUSIC-113, Musicianship 2

Credits: 1

Course Description

MUSIC-113, Musicianship 2, is a course in the skills of reading and hearing music. Skills developed will include a mastery of pitch and rhythm through sight singing and dictation. It is recommended that students planning to transfer to a music program at a four-year college/university concurrently enroll in MUSIC-111 and MUSIC-115. Prerequisite: exemption/completion of MUSIC-112. Three hours laboratory each week. One credit. One billable hour. Offered Spring and Fall terms.

Course Objectives and Grading Information


1. Sing arpeggios of dominant seventh chords (GE 5, PG 1, PG 4) 

2. Perform in advanced compound meters (GE 3, PG 1, PG 4) 

3. Perform triplets in duple time signatures (GE 3, PG 1, PG 4) 

4. Sing melodies with skips of all diatonic intervals up to an octave (GE 5, PG 1, PG 4) 

5. Perform rhythmic examples that include tied figures (GE 3, PG 1, PG 4) 

6. Perform syncopated rhythmic figures (GE 3, PG 1, PG 4) 

7. Perform rhythmic examples with subdivisions up to a sixteenth note (GE 3, PG 1, PG 4) 

8. Take dictation of the musical elements performed in the class (GE 1, GE 2, PG 1, PG 4)

Learning Goals

The abbreviations in parentheses represent Learning Goals which have been identified for this course and program of study:

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