Theory and Practice of Music 2 is the second of a four-course sequence that introduces music students to music theory and practice. In level 2 students learn the fundamentals of the major/minor harmonic system as it manifested in different musical styles, including Western classical, jazz, and popular music. Diatonic triads and seventh chords, an introduction to chromatic harmony, modulation, musical form and rhythm are explored. In addition, assignments will include elements of instrumentation and orchestration, including Bb, Eb F, G-instruments.
Course code: MUSC 1403
Length: 45.0 hours
PrerequisitesMUSC 1303 or permission of instructor.
CorequisitesIt is highly recommended (but not required) that students also take Musicianship 2 concurrently.
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† This information is intended as a guideline only. Program and course details are subject to change with the approval of VCC's Board of Governors.