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MUAP-1261-002 Guitar Elective
One 60-minute lesson per week, minimum six hours of outside practice per week required. Emphasis on basic technique and musicianship, with appropriate literature tailored to the needs/desires of the individual student.
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(2 sem hr; 1 hr lesson, 6 hrs practice)
On Campus Course
Music appropriate to the level of the particular students will be assigned.
Assignment notebook ,pencils, and music assigned by the instructor.
After studying the material presented in this course of study, the student will demonstrate improvement in singing skills, sight reading skills, memory skills and musicality. The student will be able to perform assigned literature demonstrating correct posture, rhythm, note accuracy, and intonation, as evaluated by the applied instructor.
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Students are expected to practice a minimum of 3-5 evenly-divided hours per week.
Each lesson receives a grade. Elective students are exempt from performing a music jury exam. All weekly grades will be aeraged to determine final grade.
Regular attendance is necessary for satisfactory achievement. Therefore, it is the responsibility of the student to attend class. Lessons will be rescheduled if it was canceled by the instructor. One unexcused absence will be allowed, without affecting final grade. The second unexcused absence will be recorded as an "F". Three unexcused absences will result in an "F" for the final grade.
The student should contact the instructor prior to the first week of the semester to determine the time for the weekly lesson. This can be done by e-mailing the instructor (seek link at top of this syllabus), or by calling the Music Department Office (371-5340) for the instructor’s contact information.
First lesson: Meet with instructor; determine individual goals for semester, choose textbook/music, and receive first practice assignment.
2nd lesson: Prepare the given assignment, and bring all required materials to lesson.
3rd and subsequent lessons: Each upcoming week’s assignment will be determined by the progress demonstrated during the previous week’s lesson.
Final lesson, given during last week of the semester: Several pieces learned throughout the semester, plus appropriate technical exercises such as scales, arpeggios, finger exercises, etc., will be performed for the instructor.
Practice rooms are available, located in Concert Hall south hallway; any rooms that are unlocked and contain a piano are available for individual practice.
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