COPA

4003

Ear Training: Monk and Bach

CoPA Cross-Disciplinary: Coll of Performing Arts

Non-Liberal Arts

Undergraduate Course

Majors Only

Ear Training: Monk and Bach

Fall 2019

Taught By:

Section: A

CRN: 6158

Credits: 2

Trumpeter and composer Dave Douglas leads this class in ear training practice using the music of Thelonious Monk and Johann Sebastian Bach as learning material. Students will work on hearing and performing pieces by both composers, enhancing their aural accuracy through work hearing and performing intervals, rhythms, harmony, and examining the challenges presented by works of various difficulty. Students will sing as well as play these materials, which will include an examination of the similarities and differences between the two composers. Attention will also be given to the ear training skills required for improvisation. Students will be expected to learn the materials well enough to internalize and improvise using these pieces.

College: College of Performing Arts (CO)

Department: Coll of Performing Arts (COPA)

Campus: New York City (GV)

Course Format: Group Lessons (G)

Max Enrollment: 12

Enrollment Status: Open*

*Enrollment status information is updated every five minutes. The status of this course may have changed since the last update. Open seats may have restrictions that will prevent some students from registering. Updated: 8:51am 4/23/2019

Ear Training: Monk and Bach

Spring 2019

Taught By: Dave Douglas

Section: A

CRN: 7889

Credits: 2

Trumpeter and composer Dave Douglas leads this class in ear training practice using the music of Thelonious Monk and Johann Sebastian Bach as learning material. Students will work on hearing and performing pieces by both composers, enhancing their aural accuracy through work hearing and performing intervals, rhythms, harmony, and examining the challenges presented by works of various difficulty. Students will sing as well as play these materials, which will include an examination of the similarities and differences between the two composers. Attention will also be given to the ear training skills required for improvisation. Students will be expected to learn the materials well enough to internalize and improvise using these pieces.

College: College of Performing Arts (CO)

Department: Coll of Performing Arts (COPA)

Campus: New York City (GV)

Course Format: Group Lessons (G)

Max Enrollment: 14

Enrollment Status: Closed*

*Enrollment status information is updated every five minutes. The status of this course may have changed since the last update. Open seats may have restrictions that will prevent some students from registering. Updated: 8:52am 4/23/2019

Meeting Info:

Days: Wednesday

Times: 11:00am - 12:50pm

Building: Arnhold Hall 55 W13th

Room: 644

Date Range: 1/23/2019 - 5/8/2019