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MUS 221 VOICE CLASS III

MUS 221Voice Class III

Course Outline

Course Number & Name:  MUS 221 Voice Class III

Credit Hours:  2.0             Contact Hours:  2.0          Lecture:  2.0       Lab:  N/A             Other:  N/A

Prerequisites:  Grade of “C” or better in MUS 122

Co-requisites:  None                                                      Concurrent Courses:  None

Course Description: This course is designed to train and develop the individual voice and ear for solo work as well as for ensemble singing.  Areas of study include breathing, tone production, diction, general musicianship, and interpretation.  Four to six credits in voice class are recommended for students planning to major in music education. This is the third of a four-part sequence: MUS 121, MUS 122, MUS 221, and MUS 222.

Course Goals: Upon successful completion of this course, students should be able to do the following:

  1. demonstrate correct singing techniques; and
  2. demonstrate correct performance techniques.