MUS226 Course Information

Code:MUS226
Title:Brass Methods I
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Credit(s):2
Description:

Emphasis is placed on elementary performing ability on high-brass instruments (trumpet/horn) 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 trumpeters/hornists at some point in their career. Topics include: developmental characteristics of beginning brass performers, age-appropriate instruction, integration of reading vs. playing, proper techniques for playing brass instruments, familiarity with scoring––including arranging for the brass family, basic maintenance/repair, and choice of equipment.

  
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