Chorus

CRN# 11865 - MUSC 1210D - 001

Associated Term: Spring 2017 
Levels: Undergraduate

Dr. Joseph Amante, instructor and organization advisor amante@ccri.edu

Knight Campus rm. 0562 - Warwick Campus 
Lecture Schedule Type 
1.000 Credits

Prerequisite:

Audition and consent of instructor

Course Description:

An auditioned ensemble performing choral works drawn from all style periods.  It is a “hands-on” course with repertoire that may include motets, anthems, large works, folk songs, and spirituals.  Performance experiences may include concerts and trips. 

Goals and Outcomes:

Provide students with an opportunity to discover the singing instrument and develop skills related to singing choral music

  • Acquire/develop skills in music reading, tonal memory and stage presence
  • Develop uniformity of  phonetics and group effort
  • Develop awareness of the rhythmic relationship between notes in its application to selected repertoire
  • Learn to sing properly and expressively based on techniques in diaphragmatic breathing, proper tone production, clear diction and the stylistic interpretation of selected repertoire.
  • To act as ambassadors for the CCRI Department of Performing Arts

Discover cultural awareness through the preparation and performance of repertoire in other languages and types of choral literature.

Rehearsals:

All members must attend every weekly rehearsal, Mondays and Wednesdays from 2:30-3:45 p.m.  Students are advised to record rehearsals for music learning.  Students must come prepared, having learned their parts between rehearsals.

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Last Updated: 11/30/17