Sep 19, 2018  
2011-2012 University Catalogue 
    
2011-2012 University Catalogue []

MUSC 183 - Beginning Wind Instrument Repair

1 credit
An introductory course designed to acquaint music students with fundamental techniques associated with the repair and maintenance of saxophones, clarinets, flutes, trumpets, trombones, and French horns. Students learn valuable skills in replacing pads and corks, repairing springs, identifying leaks, making minor adjustments, freeing frozen slides and stuck brass mouthpieces, valve alignment and other practical topics. The course is particularly useful for future teachers and freelance musicians.

Open to majors in the School of Music only.