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Theory of Music I (MUS121)

4.0 Semester Hours

This course presents a study of the technical aspects of music, such as scales, chords, melody, harmony, and notation, and the musical results of their interrelationships. The student gains an understanding of compositional techniques through the analysis of music and individual creative projects. Keyboard skills and ear training are also included.

Recommended Prereq: MUS120.

Note: Student's skill level will be assessed for appropriate course placement. Please contact the Music Department at (630) 466-7900, ext. 5785 before registering for this course.

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