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Sinclair College

MUS 1103 Sight-Singing for Singers

Developing and understanding of solfeggio through the practice and drill of singing exercises utilizing the syllables and hand signals of Solmization to recognize the notes, rhythms and intervals important to basic sight-reading skills.

Division: Liberal Arts, Communication and Social Sciences
Department: Music
Repeatable Credit: No
Offered Online: No

Prereqs: NONE  


  • Understand and use the principals of pulse, tempo, subdivision, and key.
  • Understand and use correct solfeggio syllables and corresponding hand signals of the diatonic major scale during melodic sight-singing.
  • Sight-sing and tap rhythms in 2/4, 3/4, 4/4 and 6/8 meters.
  • Sight-sing a melodic line with correct pitches, rhythms, solminization, and hand signals while hearing a different line or accompaniment.

Credit Hours: 1

Classroom Hours: 1
Lab Hours: 1