Conducting and Orchestration
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MUSI 018. Conducting and Orchestration


This course approaches the understanding of orchestral scores from a variety of perspectives. We will study techniques of orchestration and instrumentation, both in analysis of selected works, and in practice, through written exercises. The history, and philosophy of conducting will be examined, and we will work to develop practical conducting technique. Score reading, both at the piano and through other methods, will be practiced throughout the semester.
Prerequisite: MUSI 012 , or permission of the instructor.
Humanities.
1 credit.
Spring 2019. Hauze.
Catalog chapter: Music and Dance: Music  
Department website: http://www.swarthmore.edu/music


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