2022-2023 Catalog 
    
    Feb 03, 2023  
2022-2023 Catalog

MUS 356 - Instrumentation and Orchestration


(1.00 unit)

This course will give the student a working knowledge of each orchestral instrument for practical applications such as arranging, composing, and general scoring. It will discuss the peculiarities (methods of sound production, ranges, timbre, etc.) of the various instruments. It will also explore how to make quality decision in combining these instruments so that they can work together as a unified whole. Prerequisite: minimum grade of C- in MUS 256  or permission of instructor. F. (Alternate years; Offered 2021–22.)