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MUSI - Private Instruction

Private instruction is offered in guitar, piano, violin, viola, cello, bass, voice, flute, clarinet, saxophone, trumpet, trombone, baritone, oboe, bassoon, percussion and mariachi instruments/voice as MUSI 1111-MUSI 1211; MUSI 1112-MUSI 1212; MUSI 2111-MUSI 2212; MUSI 3311-MUS1 3312; MUSI 4411-MUSI 4212; MUSI 4112-MUSI 4212. May be repeated for credit.

Prerequisite: Beginners in voice, piano and guitar must take MUSI 1281 before enrolling in private instruction. Fee: $45 for one credit hour of private instruction, $90 for two credits hours of private instruction.

MUSI 1001 - PERFORMANCE SEMINAR (0 Credit)

Students participate in a weekly seminar with their studio, performing at least twice each semester. Students are also required to attend five concerts (in which they are not performing) sponsored by the OLLU Concert Series or as permitted by instructor to receive a pass grade. One hour per week. Offered on a Pass/Fail basis..

MUSI 1002 - PERFORMANCE SEMINAR (0 Credits)

Students participate in a weekly seminar with their studio, performing at least twice each semester. Students are also required to attend five concerts (in which they are not performing) sponsored by the OLLU Concert Series or as permitted by instructor to receive a pass grade. One hour per week. Offered on a pass/fail basis.

MUSI 1111 - APPLIED MUSIC: PIANO (1 Credit)

MUSI 1112 - APPLIED MUSIC:PIANO (1 Credit)

MUSI 1151 - UNIVERSITY CHOIRS (1 Credit)

Performance of appropriate choral music literature of all styles and periods; three hours per week. May be repeated for credit (TCCN: MUSI 1141 for MUSI 1151; MUSI 1143 for MUSI 1152). Prerequisite: Acceptance at audition. Fee: $20. Offered: Fall, Spring.

MUSI 1152 - UNIVERSITY CHOIR (1 Credit)

Performance of appropriate choral music literature of all styles and periods; three hours per week. May be repeated for credit (TCCN: MUSI 1141 for MUSI 1151; MUSI 1143 for MUSI 1152). Prerequisite: Acceptance at audition. Fee: $20. Offered: Fall, Spring.

MUSI 1155 - ENSEMBLE (1 Credit)

Vocal and instrumental ensembles for select advanced students; learning and performing experiences in the music literature of each ensemble; two hours a week. May be repeated for credit. Fee: $20.

MUSI 1160 - CHORAL UNION (1 Credit)

Performance of choral literature of all styles and periods, with special emphasis upon large works, excerpts from musical theatre, operetta and operatic work; one evening three-hour rehearsal per week. May be repeated for credit. Prerequisite: Acceptance at audition. Fee: $20. Offered: Fall, Spring.

MUSI 1161 - CHORAL UNION (1 Credit)

Performance of choral literature of all styles and periods, with special emphasis upon large works, excerpts from musical theatre, operetta and operatic work; one evening, three-hour rehearsal per week. May be repeated for credit. Prerequisite: Acceptance at audition. Fee: $20. Offered: Fall, Spring.

MUSI 1170 - OLLU SAINTS PEP BAND (1 Credit)

Pep Band ensemble for woodwinds, brass guitar and percussion. Performance of OLLU spirit and standard pep band repertoire, represents the university on and off campus at sporting events; three hours per week. May be repeated for credit. Prerequisite: Acceptance at audition. Fee: $20. Offered: Fall, Spring.

MUSI 1171 - OLLU SAINTS PEP BAND (1 Credit)

Pep Band ensemble for woodwinds, brass guitar and percussion. Performance of OLLU spirit and standard pep band repertoire, represents the university on and off campus at sporting events; three hours per week. May be repeated for credit. Prerequisite: Acceptance at audition Fee: $20. Offered: Fall, Spring.

MUSI 1216 - SIGHT-SINGING AND EAR TRAINING (2 Credits)

Singing tonal music in treble and bass clefs. Aural study, including dictation, of rhythm, melody, and diatonic harmony. Required for majors; required for minors selecting vocal option. Prerequisites: MUSI 1218, MUSI 1220, MUSI 1235 or by departmental exam. Fee: $20. Offered: Fall, Spring.

MUSI 1217 - SIGHT-SINGING AND EAR TRAINING II (2 Credits)

Singing more advanced tonal music including modal, ethnic, and 20th century materials. Aural studies, including dictation, of more complex rhythm, melody chromatic harmony, and extended tertian structures; alto and tenor clefs. Required for music majors; minors by audition. Prerequisite: MUSI 1216. Fee: $20. Offered: Fall, Spring.

MUSI 1218 - INTRODUCTION TO PIANO (2 Credits)

Survey course introducing students to basic piano performance and reading skills. Required for major, minors and liberal studies with a core in music. Prerequisites: May be placed out by departmental exam. Fee: $20. Offered: Fall, Spring.

MUSI 1220 - MUSIC FUNDAMENTALS (2 Credits)

Survey course introducing students to basic notation and sight-reading skills. Required for majors, minors and liberal studies with a core in music. Prerequisites: May be placed out by departmental exam. Fee: $20. Offered: Fall, Spring.

MUSI 1221 - MUSIC THEORY I (2 Credits)

A study of intervals, melody, chord progressions, two-three-and four-part writing; tonal harmonic analysis, triad inversions, small forms, and the dominant seventh chord. Required for majors, minors and liberal studies with a core in music. Prerequisites: MUSI 1218, MUSI 1220, MUSI 1235 or by departmental placement exam. Fee: $20. Offered: Fall, Spring.

MUSI 1222 - MUSIC THEORY II (2 Credits)

Continuation of MUSI 1221. Topics will include musical analysis, triads in inversions, small forms, and the dominant seventh chord. Required of music majors, minors, music certification tracks, and liberal studies with a core in music. Prerequisite: MUSI 1221. Students must be concurrently enrolled in MUSI 1217 and MUSI 1115. Offered: Spring.

MUSI 1227 - KEYBOARD HARMONY I (2 Credits)

Keyboard study correlating with performance, analysis and writing of tonal melody, diatonic harmony up to and including chords and small compositional forms. Introduction to organ. Required for majors; required for minors selecting the keyboard option. Prerequisites: MUSI 1220, MUSI 1218, MUSI 1235 or by departmental exam. Fee: $20. Offered: Fall, Spring.

MUSI 1230 - KEYBOARD HARMONY II (2 Credits)

Continues the studies begun in Keyboard Harmony I. Keyboard study correlating with the performance, analysis and writing of tonal melody, diatonic harmony up to and including chords and small compositional forms. Beginning organ and harpsichord studies. Required for majors; minors by audition. Prerequisites: MUSI 1227. Fee: $20. Offered: Fall, Spring.

MUSI 1235 - INTRODUCTION TO MUSIC TECHNOLOGY (2 Credits)

Survey course introducing students to basic software and programs used in music notation, theory studies, and music editing. Required for majors, minors and liberal studies with a core in music. Prerequisite: MUSI 1220 may be placed out by departmental exam. Fee: $20. Offered: Fall, Spring.

MUSI 1263 - IMPROVISATION I (2 Credits)

Materials and practices for improvisation or extemporaneous playing or singing. Fee: $20. Offered: As needed.

MUSI 1281 - BEGINNERS APPLIED MUSIC CLASS (2 Credits)

Introduction and basic principles/techniques of vocal/instrumental study. May be repeated for credit when instrument varies. Fee: $20.

MUSI 1282 - INTERMEDIATE APPLIED MUSIC CLASS (2 Credits)

Continuation of MUSI 1281. May be repeated for credit. Prerequisite: MUSI 1281. Fee: $20.

MUSI 2125 - PROFESSIONAL MUSICIAN INTERNSHIP I (1 Credit)

Students will serve a one-semester internship in the choir and/or praise band at a Christian church or Jewish synagogue in the greater San Antonio area. Required for majors. Depending upon successful audition, some may be paid. Prerequisite: MUSI 1216, MUSI 1217, MUSI 1221, MUSI 1222. Offered: As needed.

MUSI 2128 - LAKE EFFECT (1 Credit)

Advanced Collegiate a cappella ensemble. Performance of unaccompanied jazz and popular literature; three hours per week. Represents the university on and off campus. May be repeated for credit. Prerequisites: Accepted at auditions; RSCM Dark Blue or higher preferred. Fee: $20. Offered: Fall, Spring.

MUSI 2135 - MARIACHI DE LOS SANTOS (1 Credit)

Intermediate mariachi ensemble. Performance of standard and modern mariachi literature; three hours per week. May be repeated for credit. Prerequisite: Acceptance at audition. Fee: $20. Offered: Fall, Spring.

MUSI 2151 - UNIVERSITY CHOIR (1 Credit)

Performance of appropriate choral music literature of all styles and periods; three hours per week. May be repeated for credit. (TCCN: MUSI 1141 for MUSI 1151; MUSI 1143 for MUSI 1152). Prerequisite: Acceptance at audition. Fee: $20. Offered: Fall.

MUSI 2152 - UNIVERSITY CHOIR (1 Credit)

Performance of appropriate choral music literature of all styles and periods; three hours per week. May be repeated for credit. (TCCN: MUSI 1141 for MUSI 1151; MUSI 1143 for MUSI 1152). Prerequisite: Acceptance at audition. Fee: $20. Offered: Fall, Spring.

MUSI 2160 - CHORAL UNION (1 Credit)

Performance of choral literature of all styles and periods, with special emphasis upon large works, excerpts from musical theater, operetta and operatic work; one evening, three-hour rehearsal per week. May be repeated for credit. Prerequisite: Acceptance at audition. Fee: $20. Offered: Fall, Spring.

MUSI 2161 - CHORAL UNION (1 Credit)

Performance of choral literature of all styles and periods, with special emphasis upon large works, excerpts from musical theater, operetta and operatic work; one evening, three-hour rehearsal per week. May be repeated for credit. Prerequisite: Acceptance at audition. Fee: $20. Offered: Fall, Spring.

MUSI 2170 - OLLU SAINTS PEP BAND (1 Credit)

Pep Band ensemble for woodwinds, brass guitar and percussion. Performance of OLLU spirit and standard pep band repertoire, represents the university on and off campus at sporting events; three hours per week. May be repeated for credit. Prerequisite: Acceptance at audition. Fee: $20. Offered: Fall, Spring.

MUSI 2171 - OLLU SAINTS PEP BAND (1 Credit)

Pep Band ensemble for woodwinds, brass guitar and percussion. Performance of OLLU spirit and standard pep band repertoire, represents the university on and off campus at sporting events; three hours per week. May be repeated for credit. Prerequisite: Acceptance at audition. Fee: $20. Offered: Fall, Spring.

MUSI 2190-2690 SELECTED ISSUES IN MUSIC (1-6 Credits)

Introduction to specialized topics chosen by instructor. May be repeated for credit when topics vary, i.e., Music in the Southwest, Music in Liturgy and Worship, Music for Special Education Teachers, etc. Fee: Varies depending on course content.

MUSI 2211 - APPLIED MUSIC: PIANO (2 Credits)

MUSI 2212 - APPLIED MUSIC: VOICE (2 Credits)

MUSI 2220 - ORCHESTRATION ARRANGING (2 Credits)

Basic techniques used in writing and arranging music for choral and instrumental ensembles. Score formats, orchestration and arranging projects are emphasized. Detailed study of individual instruments is also featured. Required for music majors; minors by request. Prerequisites: MUSI 1221, MUSI 1222. Fee: $20. Offered: Spring.

MUSI 2230 - FUNDAMENTALS OF CHORAL CONDUCTING (2 Credits)

Basic elements of conducting for choral and instrumental ensemble. Topics include score preparation, hand and baton techniques, and effective rehearsal strategies. Required for majors; minors by request. Prerequisites: MUSI 1216, MUSI 1217, MUSI 1221, MUSI 1222, MUSI 1227, MUSI 1230 and first year exam. Fee: $20. Offered: Fall.

MUSI 2331 - LISTENING TO MUSIC (3 Credits)

Music understanding and appreciation of basic music language and elements through study of select music masterpieces. Open to non-music majors. May be repeated for credit. Fee: $10.

MUSI 2332 - HISTORY OF ROCK AND ROLL (3 Credits)

This course explores the roots and background of Rock and Roll and other types of American popular music throughout the 1950s and the development of rock music styles up until the present. Study of basic musical elements of the blues, jazz, folk music, and other popular styles that eventually culminated in the creation of Rock and Roll. Fee: $20. Offered: Spring.

MUSI 2340 - HISTORY OF MUSIC I (3 Credits)

Western music from the present to the eighteenth century; evolution of forms, styles and media. Prerequisites: MUSI 1216, MUSI 1217, MUSI 1221, MUSI 1222, MUSI 1227, MUSI 1230 and first year placement exam. Required for major; non-majors by instructor permission. Fee: $20. Offered: Fall.

MUSI 2345 - HISTORY OF MUSIC II (3 Credits)

Western music from the eighteenth century to pre-Christian times; evolution of forms, styles and media. Prerequisites: MUSI 1216, MUSI 1217, MUSI 1221, MUSI 1222, MUSI 1227, MUSI 1230 and second year placement exam. Required for major; non-majors by instructor permission. Fee: $20. Offered: Spring.

MUSI 3001 - PERFORMANCE SEMINAR (0 Credit)

Students participate in a weekly seminar with their studio, performing at least twice each semester. Students are also required to attend five concerts (in which they are not performing) sponsored by the OLLU Concert Series or as permitted by instructor to receive a pass grade. One hour per week. Offered on a pass/fail basis.

MUSI 3002 - PERFORMANCE SEMINAR (0 Credit)

Students participate in a weekly seminar with their studio, performing at least twice each semester. Students are also required to attend five concerts (in which they are not performing) sponsored by the OLLU Concert Series or as permitted by instructor to receive a Pass grade. One hour per week. Offered on a pass/fail basis.

MUSI 3120 - PROFESSIONAL MUSICIAN INTERNSHIP II (1 Credit)

Students will serve a one-semester internship in the choir, orchestra, band and/or praise band at a Christian church or Jewish synagogue in the greater San Antonio area. Required for majors. Depending upon successful audition, some may be paid. Prerequisite: MUSI 2125. Offered: As needed.

MUSI 3126 - MUSIC MINISTRY INTERNSHIP I (1 Credit)

Students will serve a one-semester internship with the music minister at a Christian church or Jewish synagogue in the greater San Antonio area. Required for majors. Depending upon successful audition, some may be paid. Prerequisite: MUSI 2125. Offered: As needed.

MUSI 3132 - LES CANARDS

Advanced Chamber Choral Ensemble. Performance of unaccompanied choral literature of all styles and periods; two hours per week. Represents the university on and off campus. May be repeated for credit. Prerequisite: Acceptance at audition; RSCM Red or higher preferred. Fee: $20. Offered: Fall, Spring.

MUSI 3141 - OLLUTLAN MARIACHI (1 Credit)

Advanced mariachi ensemble. Performance of standard and modern mariachi literature. Represents the university on and off campus; three hours per week. May be repeated for credit. Prerequisite: Acceptance at audition. Fee: $20. Offered: Fall, Spring.

MUSI 3151 - UNIVERSITY CHOIR (1 Credit)

Performance of appropriate choral music literature of all styles and periods; three hours per week. May be repeated for credit (TCCN: MUSI 1141 for MUSI 1151; MUSI 1143 for MUSI 1152). Prerequisite: Acceptance at audition. Fee: $20. Offered: Fall, Spring.

MUSI 3152 - UNIVERSITY CHOIR (1 Credit)

Performance of appropriate choral music literature of all styles and periods; three hours per week. May be repeated for credit (TCCN: MUSI 1141 for MUSI 1151; MUSI 1143 for MUSI 1152). Prerequisite: Acceptance at audition. Fee: $20. Offered: Fall, Spring.

MUSI 3155 - ENSEMBLE (1 Credit)

Vocal and instrumental ensembles for select advanced students; learning and performing experiences in the music literature of each ensemble; two hours a week. May be repeated for credit. Fee: $20.

MUSI 3156 - ENSEMBLE (1 Credit)

Vocal and instrumental ensembles for select advanced students; learning and performing experiences in the music literature of each ensemble; two hours a week. May be repeated for credit. Fee: $20.

MUSI 3160 - CHORAL UNION (1 Credit)

Performance of choral literature of all styles and periods, with special emphasis upon large works, excerpts from musical theatre, operetta and operatic work; one evening three-hour rehearsal per week. May be repeated for credit. Prerequisite: Acceptance at audition. Fee: $20. Offered: Fall, Spring.

MUSI 3161 - CHORAL UNION (1 Credit)

Performance of choral literature of all styles and periods, with special emphasis upon large works, excerpts from musical theatre, operetta and operatic work; one evening three-hour rehearsal per week. May be repeated for credit. Prerequisite: Acceptance at audition Fee: $20. Offered: Fall, Spring.

MUSI 3170 - OLLU SAINTS PEP BAND (1 Credit)

Pep Band ensemble for woodwinds, brass guitar and percussion. Performance of OLLU spirit and standard pep band repertoire, represents the university on and off campus at sporting events; three hours per week. May be repeated for credit. Prerequisite: Acceptance at audition. Fee: $20. Offered: Fall, Spring.

MUSI 3171 - OLLU SAINTS PEP BAND (1 Credit)

Pep Band ensemble for woodwinds, brass guitar and percussion. Performance of OLLU spirit and standard pep band repertoire, represents the university on and off campus at sporting events; three hours per week. May be repeated for credit. Prerequisite: Acceptance at audition. Fee: $20. Offered: Fall, Spring.

MUSI 3181 - BRASS METHODS (1 Credit)

Methods for solving common problems in music classroom/ensembles K-12. Methods of teaching all brass instruments based on the similarities of the instruments (e.g. trumpet, trombone). Intermediate level of playing ability on two instruments required. Prerequisite: Music major only or consent of instructor. Fee: $20. Offered: As needed.

MUSI 3182 - PERCUSSION METHODS (1 Credit)

Methods of solving common problems found in music classrooms/ensembles K-12. Methods of teaching all percussion instruments based on similarities between instruments (e.g. mallet technique). Intermediate level of playing ability on two instruments required. Prerequisite: Music majors only or consent of instructor. Fee: $20. Offered: As needed.

MUSI 3183 - STRING METHODS (1 Credit)

Methods of solving common problems found in music classrooms/ensembles K-12. Methods of teaching all stringed instruments based on the similarities to the instruments (i.e. violin, viola). Intermediate level of playing ability on two instruments required. Prerequisite: Music majors only or consent of instructor. Fee: $20. Offered As needed.

MUSI 3184 - WOODWINDS METHODS (1 Credit)

Methods of solving common problems found in music classroom/ensembles K-12. Methods of teaching all woodwind instruments based on the similarities of the instruments (e.g. clarinet, saxophone). Intermediate level of playing ability on two instruments required. Prerequisite: Music majors only or consent of the instructor. Fee: $20. Offered: As needed.

MUSI 3185 - MARIACHI METHODS (1 Credit)

Methods of solving common problems found in music classrooms/ensemble K-12. Methods of teaching mariachi ensemble based on the similarities of the instruments in each (e.g. vihuela, guittaron). Intermediate level of playing ability on two instruments required. Prerequisite: Music majors only or consent of instructor. Fee $20. Offered: As needed.

MUSI 3220 - MUSIC MINISTRY I (2 Credits)

Philosophies of worship, history and characteristics of major Christian and Jewish sects and denominations; a focused study of common liturgies, prayers, etc; music ministry administration and leadership skills. Required for majors or by permission of instructor. Prerequisites: Second year exam or permission of instructor. Fee: $20. Offered: Fall.

MUSI 3227 - MUSIC MINISTRY II (2 Credits)

Continued mastery of common liturgies, prayers, and worship styles; designing, creating, recruiting and leading sacred music programs and projects; music ministry administration and business skills. Required for majors or by permission of instructor. Prerequisite: MUSI 3220. Fee: $20. Offered: Spring.

MUSI 3319 - SACRED MUSIC LITERATURE I (3 Credits)

Survey study of standard hymnody, contemporary praise, Southwest Texas and Mexican American repertoire, both choral and instrumental. Topics include score study, listening analysis, and style analysis. Students will build a repertoire book for their professional careers. Required for music majors; minors by request. Prerequisite: MUSI 2340 or MUSI 2345, MUSI 3324. Fee: $20. Offered: As needed.

MUSI 3324 - SACRED MUSIC LITERATURE II (3 Credits)

Survey study of traditional sacred music repertoire, including the Mass, spiritual and gospel, both choral and instrumental. Topics include score study, listening analysis, and style analysis. Students will build a repertoire book for their professional careers. Required for majors, minors by request. Prerequisites: MUSI 2. Fee: $20. Offered: As needed.

MUSI 3329 - MARIACHI I (3 Credits)

Advanced elective course whose topics include the early history, instruments and repertoire of mariachi ensembles. Students will build a book of repertoire for their professional careers. Part I of requirements for a mariachi license. Required for majors with a concentration in mariachi studies; open to non-majors with advanced standing. Prerequisites: MUSI 1155, MUSI 1156. Fee: $20. Offered: Fall.

MUSI 3336 - EXPLORING WORLD MUSIC (3 Credits)

Explores music of several world cultures using an ethno musicological approach and fieldwork. Traditional music is studied in its cultural context as well as in popular manifestations. Open to non-majors with advanced standing. Fee: $10. Offered: Fall.

MUSI 3338 - MUSIC OF THE SOUTHWEST MEXICO AND LATIN AMERICA (3 Credits)

Study of the origins and development of Mexican American music in the southwestern U.S. from the music of indigenous peoples to current tejano trends. Open to non-majors. Prerequisite: Advanced standing or consent of the instructor. Fee: $20. Offered: Fall.

MUSI 3341 - CHILD AND YOUTH MUSIC MINISTRY (3 Credits)

Topics include appropriate traditional and contemporary repertoire, sacred children's theater, and pedagogical methods for leading children and youth in modern music ministry. Advanced elective course. Open to non-majors. Prerequisite: Second year exam or permission of the instructor. Fee: $20.

MUSI 3347 - MARIACHI II (3 Credits)

Advanced elective course whose topics include the history of mariachi music, composer, and ensembles to the present instruments and modern repertoire of mariachi ensembles. Students will build a book of repertoire for their professional careers. Part II of requirements for a mariachi license. Required for majors with concentration in mariachi studies; open to non-majors with advanced standing. Prerequisite: MUSI 3329. Fee: $20. Offered: Spring.

MUSI 3353 - MUSIC AND THE BIBLE (3 Credits)

Students will read relevant excerpts of the Revised Standard translation of the Bible in conjunction with studying and analyzing significant musical settings of Biblical texts. Majors will build a repertoire book for their professional careers. Advanced elective course. Fee: $20. Offered: Spring.

MUSI 3364 - ADVANCED MUSIC TECHNOLOGY (3 Credits)

Advanced elective course in music publishing recording, editing and publishing. Prerequisite: Third year exam. Fee: $20. Offered: As needed.

MUSI 4001 - PERFORMANCE SEMINAR (0 Credit)

Students participate in a weekly seminar with their studio, performing at least twice each semester. Students are also required to attend five concerts (in which they are not performing) sponsored by the OLLU Concert Series or as permitted by instructor to receive a pass grade. One hour per week. Offered on a pass/fail basis.

MUSI 4002 - PERFORMANCE SEMINAR (0 Credit)

Students participate in a weekly seminar with their studio, performing at least twice each semester. Students are also required to attend five concerts (in which they are not performing) sponsored by the OLLU Concert Series or as permitted by instructor to receive a pass grade. One hour per week. Offered on a pass/fail basis.

MUSI 4123 - MUSIC MINISTRY INTERNSHIP II (1 Credit)

Students will serve a one-semester internship with the music minister at a Christian church or Jewish synagogue in the greater San Antonio area. Required by majors. Depending upon successful audition, some may be paid. Prerequisites: MUSI 3126. Offered: As needed.

MUSI 4130 - MUSIC MINISTRY INTERNSHIP III (1 Credit)

Students will serve a one-semester internship with the music minister at a Christian church or Jewish synagogue in the greater San Antonio area. Required by majors. Depending upon successful audition, some may be paid. Prerequisites: MUSI 4123. Offered: As needed.

MUSI 4151 - UNIVERSITY CHOIR (1 Credit)

Performance of appropriate choral music literature of all styles and periods; three hours per week. May be repeated for credit (TCCN: MUSI 1141 for MUSI 1151; MUSI 1143 for MUSI 1152). Prerequisite: Acceptance at audition. Fee: $20. Offered: Fall, Spring.

MUSI 4152 - UNIVERSITY CHOIR (1 Credit)

Performance of appropriate choral music literature of all styles and periods; three hours per week. May be repeated for credit (TCCN: MUSI 1141 for MUSI 1151; MUSI 1143 for MUSI 1152). Prerequisite: Acceptance at audition. Fee: $20. Offered: Fall, Spring.

MUSI 4155 - ENSEMBLE (1 Credit)

Vocal and instrumental ensembles for select advanced students; learning and performing experiences in the music literature of each ensemble; two hours a week. May be repeated for credit. Fee: $20.

MUSI 4156 - ENSEMBLE (1 Credit)

Vocal and instrumental ensembles for select advanced students; learning and performing experiences in the music literature of each ensemble; two hours a week. May be repeated for credit. Fee: $20.

MUSI 4160 - CHORAL UNION (1 Credit)

Performance of choral literature of all styles and periods, with special emphasis upon large works, excerpts from musical theatre, operetta and operatic work; one evening three-hour rehearsal per week. May be repeated for credit. Prerequisite: Acceptance at audition. Fee: $20. Offered: Fall, Spring.

MUSI 4161 - CHORAL UNION (1 Credit)

Performance of choral literature of all styles and periods, with special emphasis upon large works, excerpts from musical theater, operetta and operatic work; one evening three-hour rehearsal per week. May be repeated for credit. Prerequisite: Acceptance at audition. Fee: $20. Offered: Fall, Spring.

MUSI 4171-4371 - SPECIAL TOPICS IN MUSIC (1-3 Credits)

In-depth study of a specialized topic chosen by the instructor. May be repeated for credit when topics vary. Fee: $5.

MUSI 4172 - OLLU SAINTS PEP BAND (1 Credit)

Pep Band ensemble for woodwinds, brass guitar and percussion. Performance of OLLU spirit and standard pep band repertoire, represents the university on and off campus at sporting events; three hours per week. May be repeated for credit. Prerequisite: Acceptance at audition. Fee: $20. Offered: Fall, Spring.

MUSI 4173 - OLLU SAINTS PEP BAND

Pep Band ensemble for woodwinds, brass guitar and percussion. Performance of OLLU spirit and standard pep band repertoire, represents the university on and off campus at sporting events; three hours per week. May be repeated for credit. Prerequisite: Acceptance at audition. Fee: $20. Offered: Fall, Spring.

MUSI 4300 - CAPSTONE SENIOR RECITAL PROJECT/INTERNSHIP (3 Credits)

Capstone experience which will culminate in a in-depth public presentation of the results of performance study, research or professional field experience. Prerequisite: Music majors only. Offered: Every semester.

MUSI 4316 - ADVANCED CHORAL CONDUCTING (3 Credits)

Building upon skills learned in Fundamentals of Choral Conducting, students study advanced conducting techniques and literature. Projects include the opportunity to rehearse university ensembles. Topics include score preparation, baton techniques, and effective rehearsal strategies. Majors only. Prerequisites: MUSI 2230 and second-year exam. Fee: $20. Offered: As needed.