Courses Offered

(subject to change)

*** THE COURSES LISTED BELOW ARE FOR 2016-17 ACADEMIC YEAR. ***

FALL
1A Fundamentals of Music A
2A Basic Musicianship
2AK Basic Keyboard
4 Introduction to Western Music
8 American Music
9 Symphony
13 Worlds of Music
15 Popular Music: Punk, Indie and Alternative
15 Popular Music-David Bowie
16 The Beatles
32 Instrumental Instruction*
32V Vocal Instruction*
32VM Vocal Masterclass*
33A Introduction to Composition I
95C Concert Choir
95D Symphonic Chorus
95E Chamber Orchestra
95G Gospel Choir - Pass/No Pass only
95JC Jazz Chamber Ensembles
95K Chamber Singers
95L Wind Ensemble
95W World Music Ensembles: Indian Classical Music Ensemble
101A Music Theory and Practice I
102A Music Theory and Practice IV
103 A Seminar in Composition I
103D Honors Seminar in Composition
114 Music of the Twentieth Century
120A History of Music in Western Culture I
126 Blues: An Oral Tradition
130 Chamber Music Performance
132 Pro-Seminar in Instrumental Instruction*
132R Recital Preparation*
132V Pro-Seminar in Vocal Instruction*
134 Symphonic Orchestra
137A Jazz Theory and Improvisation
143 Department Seminar
170 Musical Acoustics
174A Audio and MIDI Studio Techniques I
176 Music Technology Seminar-Techniques, Theory, History
177 Music Programming
201A Proj in New Mus Perf
201A Proj in New Mus Perf
201A Proj in New Mus Perf
201a Prof in New Mus Perf
201C Projects in New Music Perf- Percussion-rfbf
201D Projects in New Music Performance- Composition Juries
202 Advanced Projects in Performance
203A Advanced Projects in Composition
203D Advanced Projects in Composition
204 Focus on Composition
205 Focus on Integrative Studies
206 Experimental Studies Seminar
206 Experimental Studies Seminar
206 Experimental Studies Seminar
228 Conducting
232 Pro-Seminar in Music Performance*
234 Symphonic Orchestra
245 Focus on Performance
267 Advanced Music Technology Seminar
270A Digital Audio Processing
270D Advanced Projects in Computer Music
298 Directed Research
299 Advanced Research Projects and Independent Study
500 Apprentice Teaching
501 Apprentice Teaching - Non-departmental
WINTER
1B Fundamentals of Music B
2B Basic Musicianship
2BK Basic Keyboard
4 Introduction to Western Music
5 Sound in Time
11 Folk Music
12 Opera
14 Contemporary Music
15 Popular Music-Prince
15 Popular Music-DJ Arts and Culture
32 Instrumental Instruction*
32V Vocal Instruction*
32VM Vocal Masterclass*
33B Introduction to Composition II
95B Instrumental Choir for Bass
95D Symphonic Chorus
95E Chamber Orchestra
95G Gospel Choir - Pass/No Pass only
95JC Jazz Chamber Ensembles
95L Wind Ensemble
95W World Music Ensembles: Indian Classical Music Ensemble
101B Music Theory and Practice II
102B Music Theory and Practice V
103B Seminar in Composition II
103E Honors Seminar in Composition
112 Topics in European Music Before 1750: Italian Madrigal
113 Topics in Classic, Romantic, and Modern Music
114 Music of the Twentieth Century
120B History of Music in Western Culture II
127A Jazz Roots and Early Development (1900-1943)
130 Chamber Music Performance
132 Pro-Seminar in Instrumental Instruction*
132R Recital Preparation*
132V Pro-Seminar in Vocal Instruction*
133 Projects in New Music Performance
134 Symphonic Orchestra
137B Jazz Theory and Improvisation
143 Department Seminar
160A Senior Project in Computer Arts I
171 Computer Music I
173 Electronic Music Production and Composition
174B Audio and MIDI Studio Techniques II
201A Projects in New Music Perf: Palimpsest
201A Projects in New Music Performance: Bass Ensemble
201B Projects in New Music Perf- Improvisation Ensemble
201C Projects in New Music Perf- Percussion-rfbf
201F Projects in New Music Performance- Ensemble R.U.N.S.
202 Advanced Projects in Performance
203B Advanced Projects in Composition
203D Advanced Projects in Composition
204 Focus on Composition
205 Focus on Integrative Studies
206 Experimental Studies Seminar
206 Experimental Studies Seminar-Advanced Rhythm Reading
206 Experimental Studies Seminar
207 Theoretical Studies Seminar
207 Theoretical Studies Seminar
207 Theoretical Studies Seminar
229 Seminar in Orchestration
232 Pro-Seminar in Music Performance*
234 Symphonic Orchestra
245 Focus on Performance
251 Integrative Studies Seminar in Ethnomusicology
270D Advanced Projects in Computer Music
271A Survey of Electronic Music Techniques
298 Directed Research
299 Advanced Research Projects and Independent Study
500 Apprentice Teaching
SPRING
1C Fundamentals of Music C
2C Basic Musicianship
2CK Basic Keyboard
2JK Jazz Keyboard
4 Introduction to Western Music
6 Electronic Music
15 Popular Music: Michael Jackson
15 Popular Music-Dub to Dubstep
17 Hip Hop
32 Instrumental Instruction*
32V Vocal Instruction*
32VM Vocal Masterclass*
33C Introduction to Composition III
95C Concert Choir
95D Symphonic Chorus
95E Chamber Orchestra
95G Gospel Choir - Pass/No Pass only
95JC Jazz Chamber Ensembles
95K Chamber Singers
95L Wind Ensemble
95W World Music Ensembles: Indian Classical Music Ensemble
101C Music Theory and Practice III
102C Music Theory and Practice VI
103C Seminar in Composition III -
103F Honors Seminar in Composition
111 World Music Traditions - Chinese Opera
113 Topics in Classic, Romantic, and Modern Music
120C History of Music in Western Culture III
127B Jazz Since 1946: Freedom and Form
130 Chamber Music Performance
131 Advanced Improvisation Performance
132 Pro-Seminar in Instrumental Instruction*
132R Recital Preparation*
132V Pro-Seminar in Vocal Instruction*
134 Symphonic Orchestra
137C Jazz Theory and Improvisation
143 Department Seminar
160B Senior Project in Computer Arts II
172 Computer Music ll
173 Electronic Music Production and Composition
174C Audio and MIDI Studio Techniques III
175 Musical Psychoacoustics
176 Music Technology Seminar: Programming Music Software (FALL 2012)
201A Proj in New Mus Perf
201C Projects in New Music Perf- Percussion-rfbf
202 Advanced Projects in Performance
203C Advanced Projects in Composition
203D Advanced Projects in Composition
204 Focus on Composition
205 Focus on Integrative Studies
206 Experimental Studies Seminar
206 Experimental Studies Seminar
207 Theoretical Studies Seminar
207 Theoretical Studies Seminar
210 Musical Analysis:
232 Pro-Seminar in Music Performance*
234 Symphonic Orchestra
245 Focus on Performance
254 Integrative Studies Seminar in Creative Practice
270C Compositional Algorithms
270D Advanced Projects in Computer Music
271B Survey of Electronic Techniques II
298 Directed Research
299 Advanced Research Projects and Independent Study
500 Apprentice Teaching

* Music majors and minors ONLY. Students must audition prior to enrollment. Audition days and times will be posted on the Music Department website. Instruction is available for bass, cello, clarinet, flute, harpsichord, percussion, piano, jazz piano, viola, violin, and voice. http://musicweb.ucsd.edu/ugrad/ugrad-pages.php?i=108

Performance ensembles courses- Music 95B-W, 130, 131, and 134- are open to ALL students, not just Music majors and minors. Auditions are required for all ensembles except for Music 95C: Concert Choir, Music 95G: Gospel Choir, and Music 95W: Indian Classical Music. Please see the information on each ensemble as well as how to audition at edu/ugrad/ensembles.php

Note: Sequence courses (Music 1, 2, 2K, 33, 101, 102, 103, 120, 137, 174, and ICAM 160) must be taken in order. They always begin in Fall quarter.