Music/Secondary Instrument Class (MSSN)

MSSN 101  Keyboard Musicianship I 1 Credit


Prerequisite(s): Music and Musical Theatre majors only. Keyboard skills including major and minor scales, arpeggios and chord progressions, sightreading, transposition, harmonization, improvisation. Group instruction. 2 hours studio.

MSSN 102  Keyboard Musicianship II 1 Credit


Prerequisite(s): MSSN 101; Music and Musical Theatre majors only. Continuation of MSSN 101. Group instruction. 2 hours studio.

MSSN 111  Secondary Instrument Voice I 1 Credit


Prerequisite(s): Music majors or minors only. These courses give to the non-primary vocal student the fundamental elements of vocal technique. The same elements are taught to voice secondary students in classes as are taught to voice primary students in private lessons. 2 hours studio.

MSSN 112  Secondary Instrument Voice II 1 Credit


Prerequisite(s): MSSN 111; Music majors or minors only. Continuation of MSSN 111. Group instruction. 2 hours studio.

MSSN 113  Secondary Instrument Voice III 1 Credit


Prerequisite(s): MSSN 112; Music majors or minors only. Continuation of MSSN 112. Group instruction. 2 hours studio.

MSSN 114  Secondary Instrument Voice IV 1 Credit


Prerequisite(s): MSSN 113; Music majors or minors only. Continuation of MSSN 113. Group instruction. 2 hours studio.

MSSN 121  Secondary Instrument Guitar I 1 Credit


Prerequisite(s): Music majors or minors only. Basic techniques of guitar playing including chording and melodic work. Group instruction. 2 hours studio.

MSSN 122  Secondary Instrument Guitar II 1 Credit


Prerequisite(s): MSSN 121; Music majors or minors only. Continuation of MSSN 121. Group instruction. 2 hours studio.

MSSN 203  Keyboard Musicianship III 1 Credit


Prerequisite(s): MSSN 102. Continuation of MSSN 102. Group instruction. Previous course MSSN 103 effective through Spring 2014. 2 hours studio.

MSSN 204  Keyboard Musicianship IV 1 Credit


Prerequisite(s): MSSN 203. Continuation of MSSN 103. A final comprehensive examination must be passed at the end of the semester. Group instruction. Previous course MSSN 104 effective through Spring 2014. 2 hours studio.