Course Topics

      Applied Instruction: Trombone, Euphonium, Tuba (MUS 130, 230, 330, 430)

      Composition: Private Lesson (MUS 338)

      Individual composition lessons designed to develop compositional facility in a variety of styles and media. Students also participate in a weekly composition seminar and interact with guest composers.

      Orchestration (MUS 371)

      A study of the fundamentals and practices of arranging and composing for large ensembles. Course culminates with readings of student arrangements and/or compositions