MUS 27 Chamber Music
1.5 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU, UC, C-ID #: MUS 180)
(May be taken four times for credit)
Prerequisite: Admission by audition
Select ensemble of winds, strings, guitar, and percussion instrumentalists specializing in the performance of chamber music from the medieval period to the present. The course may include brass quintets, woodwind quintets, saxophone quartets, and mixed instrumental ensembles of two through twenty performers. Students must have previous instrumental experience and pass an entrance audition during the first week of instruction. Public performances on campus and in the community are required. Students who repeat this course will improve skills through further instruction and practice.