Mixed Style Rating 2 ensemble is an instrumental ensemble designed to help beginner instrumentalists improve rehearsal and performance techniques within a variety of musical styles ie: pop, rock, jazz, R&B, etc. In this series of supervised lessons and rehearsals, students gain experience critically listening, learning, teaching, and performing music for the purpose of understanding the role of instrumentalists within a band. This course emphasizes hearing and expressing musical ideas with stylistic integrity, as well as melodic, harmonic, and rhythmic accuracy.
ENMX-100 or overall ensemble rating 2
All first-semester students who are enrolled in neither ENGT-111 nor ENMX-100
All B.M. and P.D. students
Fall, Spring, Summer