MUSA 100-001 UNIVERSITY CHORALE A non-auditioned ensemble of mixed SATB voices which performs a variety of choral literature from all style periods. Sight-reading fluency and small ensemble work are achieved in rehearsals. Some singing ability and understanding of musical notation expected. Fulfills large ensemble requirement for majors. Three hours per week.
MUSA 110-154 SALISBURY CHORALE Salisbury Chorale is a mixed - soprano, alto, tenor, bass - choral ensemble whose membership is comprised of persons from the community and University faculty, staff and students. Members assume individual responsibility for professionalism, commitment, awareness of musical objectives and excellence in performance. Provides an opportunity for all members of the greater community to sing masterworks of the choral literature. Two hours per week.
MUSC 413-001 ADVANCED CONDUCTING Continues MUSC 310 with review and refinement of skills in conducting. Students develop a common language in which cognitive understanding and psychomotor skills can be aesthetically communicated to an ensemble via the conducting gesture. Prerequisite: MUSC 310. Two hours per week.
MUSC 498-003 SENIOR PROJECT Required of music majors in senior year of the BA in music (traditional and music technology) tracks but it is open to all music majors. Designed to be a research paper, recital or composition. This project is of the student's choice in consultation with a faculty mentor. Students will meet weekly with their faculty mentor. Sign up in music office one term in advance. Prerequisite: Senior standing, completion of music core, permission of chair. Three hours per week with enhancement.
SCED 431-002 DIRECT TEACH IN MUSC IN SEC Student teaching experience in all aspects of the secondary school music curriculum including the areas of choral, instrumental and general music. Observation, participation, teaching and other activities and duties normally performed by professional teachers done under the direction of public school music teacher(s), with supervision from the University staff. Prerequisites: Completion of courses in the music concentration through the third year, EDUC 419 and 429, written approval of the Music Department. (P/F)
Folger, W.M. & Wright, J.W. (2011). Messiah [sound recording] : by George F. Handel. The Salisbury Chorale, University Chorale and members of the Harlem Festival Orchestra. Salisbury University, Dept. of Music. ., Salisury, MD.