Instrumentation and Score Preparation
This course provides students with foundational knowledge for professionally orchestrating and notating chamber and orchestral scores. Specific topics include: score and part layout; instrumental ranges and characteristics; specific playing techniques and limitations; phrasing and bowing considerations; use of slurs, articulation marks, dynamics, tempo variation, and other devices for indicating expressive nuance; and creating a professional score and parts.
CM-212 or CM-252
COMP and FILM majors
All B.M. and P.D. students
Major Elective for
Contemporary Writing and Production
Fall, Spring, Summer