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MUS 1115 Piano for Music Majors I

First semester of a four-semester sequence for nonpianist music majors. Instruction in correct piano playing techniques with emphasis on skills needed by future music educators.

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

Prereqs: MUS 1101 


  • Read music at the piano,with both hands, in treble and bass clefs.
  • Define both general music terminology and specific piano pedagogical terms.
  • Perform, in groups of 2-20 players, correctly observing tempi, notes, and rhythm, while maintaining consistent pulse.

Credit Hours: 1

Classroom Hours: 1
Lab Hours: 1