MUS-3140 Arranging/Orchestration

3 credits

Prerequisite: MUS-1231 and 1232, or permission of the instructor.

This course will introduce students to the essential materials needed to orchestrate and arrange music in a variety of idioms. Students will study specific combinations of instrumentation and learn how to apply them to a score and parts. Students will complete a minimum of three major arrangements during the semester as well as other assignments. Sibelius notation program will be used during class and will be an additional skill needed.