MURP 101: Elementary Piano
MURP 102: Elementary Guitar
MURP 110: Topics in Repertoire and Performance
MURP 120: Deep Listening Lab
MURP 121: Sound Lab
Topic for Fall 2022: American Roots Music
This immersive, experiential topics course will explore specific musical topics through a variety of approaches and methodologies. Critical listening and analysis of musical works, class visits from culture bearers, research and class readings, along with song writing, composing, improvisation, performing, and recording will all play apart in the exploration of a particular music tradition. Learning will be assessed through active participation, written assignments, creative assignments and a final project. May be repeated when topic is different.