MUS223 Course Information

Code:MUS223
Title:Percussion Methods
Subtitle:n/a
Credit(s):2
Description:

Emphasis is placed on elementary performing ability on percussion instruments sufficient to teach students effectively in elementary and secondary school performing groups. This course is designed for students in the METLI program, or for students who may have instructional duties with percussionists at some point in their career. Topics include: developmental characteristics of beginning percussionists, age-appropriate instruction, integration of reading vs. playing, proper techniques for playing throughout the percussion family, familiarity with scoring––including arranging for the percussion family, basic maintenance/repair, and choice of equipment/implements.

  
Prerequisites: MUS 101
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