Dec 05, 2021  
2021-2022 Undergraduate Catalog 
2021-2022 Undergraduate Catalog

MUSI 347 - Elements of Instrumental Conducting

4.00 credit hours
An introductory study of fundamental conducting techniques, principles, leadership and practices for conductors of instrumental ensembles. An experiential, practical approach which includes lecture, reading, writing and student-led collaborative learning activities. Assessments require the student to demonstrate: (1) theoretical understanding and content knowledge through written, oral and conducting assignments; and (2) critical thinking and problem-solving skills through self- and peer-evaluation. The role of the conductor as leader of the ensemble experience is also covered as an introduction to the issue of developing the musical environment.

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