Course Topics

Vocal Coaching (MUS 360)
Guidance in the proper execution of vocal music dealing with diction, musical style, and assistance in repertoire selection. 

Vocal and Instrumental Accompanying (MUS 376)
A performance seminar for pianists. Students are coached in repertoire that requires keyboard accompaniment. The goal is for pianists to develop and refine skills unique to the art of accompanying while becoming familiar with a wide variety of musical styles. Emphasis on vocal accompanying with additional consideration of instrumental repertoire.