Course Topics

MUS 250: Introduction to Conducting

A study of fundamental gesture, technique, and score preparation. Additional focus is given to oral communication and writing related to the art of conducting and self-evaluation.

MUS 351: Advanced Choral Conducting

A detailed study of rehearsal techniques, musical components and conducting expressiveness and effectiveness related to a choral rehearsal. Additional attention is given to a general choral repertoire survey and written self-evaluations. Strongly recommended for vocal performance music majors and required for vocal music education majors.

Nordic Choir

The Nordic Choir is composed of select sophomore, junior, and senior singers. The choir features 73 mixed voices performing sacred choral works of a variety of periods and styles. Nordic Choir also sings at daily Chapel and Sunday worship services on campus, takes part in the college’s annual Christmas At Luther celebration, and tours annually. This year, Nordic Choir tours internationally to Europe.

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