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MUSM 421. Instrumental Literature

Credits: 2
Department: Music
Description: Literature for solo, ensemble and chamber music performance by a specific instrument.
Semester Offered: DEMAND
Grading Method: ABCDF

Student Learning Outcomes

1. Demonstrate essential knowledge of a breadth of diversity in the literature for middle school and secondary instrumental ensembles.
2. Develop criteria for evaluating literature for use with instrumental middle school and secondary ensembles.
3. Identify and evaluate printed and online resources for core repertoire for band, orchestra, and jazz ensemble at middle school and secondary levels.
4. Describe and apply levels (grades) of difficulty associated with band/orchestra/jazz band music.
5. Analyze and determine strengths and weaknesses of several method and warm-up books.

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