Arranging 2 for Entering Students

Course Number
AR-112
Description

The course encompasses the study of the properties of trumpet, alto sax, tenor sax, trombone, and baritone sax, and the writing/arranging processes of standard and spread voicings, approach techniques, melodic embellishment, and guide tone backgrounds. Focus is on applying the writing processes to soli and background writing for two-, three-, four-, and five-part combinations of these instruments. The course also contains an overview of the fundamental of writing for rhythm section including drums, bass, guitar, and keyboard.

 

Credits
2
Prerequisites
Satisfactory placement score
Required Of
All entering students with placement score into this course
Electable By
All entering students with placement score into this course
Major Elective for
Music Education
Songwriting
Semesters Offered
Fall, Spring, Summer
Location
Boston
Valencia
Department
CWP
Course Chair
Andrea Pejrolo

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