Dec 05, 2019  
2019-2020 University Catalogue 
    
2019-2020 University Catalogue

MMED 664 Orchestral Repertoire for Secondary String Ensemble



3 credits 42.0 hours
600 level graduate course

This course will provide students with an in-depth analysis, study and ensemble approach to orchestral repertoire written for middle school and high school string ensembles and orchestras. Students will gain an understanding of the spectrum of repertoire at various grade levels, genre, and historical contexts, as well as modern works for the string orchestra and influential new works and composers. Effective rehearsal strategies for string ensembles, and implementation of methodology to support repertoire selection and performance will also be a critical component of the course. Students will be required to play a stringed instrument during this course.

This course is not repeatable for credit.