Courses for Band Sequence

Due to ongoing COVID-19 safety measures, all courses will be taught online with many of the synchronous sessions to occur during the week that originally was in residence on campus. Each professor will communicate with the student with the online expectations and care is taken so computer time will not be overwhelming for the students..

2021 selection of courses (Online Workshop dates June 19-26)

Required this summer

  • MUSIC 685 ZB Org. and Admin. of the Successful Music Program (2 credits) Dr. Frank Tracz
  • MUSIC 700 ZB Literature Analysis (3 credits) Dr. Frank Tracz
  • MUSIC 805 ZA Theories of Music Teaching (3 credits) Dr. Phil Payne

Course to be taken during your first summer

  • MUSIC 801 ZA Intro to Graduate Studies in Music (2 credits) Dr. Phil Payne

Courses to be taken during your third summer

Electives

  • MUSIC 638 ZA Concert and Ethnic Percussion (2 credits) Dr. Kurt Gartner
  • MUSIC 660 ZA Marching Band Techniques (2 credits) Dr. Alex Wimmer
  • MUSIC 636 ZA Woodwind Techniques (2 credits) Dr. Tod Kerstetter

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2022 selection of courses (Residency dates June 18-25)

Required this summer

  • MUSIC 707 ZA History of Wind Bands (3 credits) Dr. Frank Tracz
  • MUSIC 859 ZA Advanced instrumental Conducting (2 credits) Dr. Frank Tracz
  • MUSIC 808 ZA Research in Music Education (3 credits) Dr. Phil Payne

Course to be taken during your first summer

  • MUSIC 801 ZA Intro to Graduate Studies in Music (2 credits) Dr. Phil Payne

Courses to be taken during your third summer

Electives

  • MUSIC 603 ZA Advanced Percussion Percussion (2 credits) Dr. Kurt Gartner
  • MUSIC 637 ZA Brass Techniques (2 credits)Dr. Steve Maxwell

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2023 selection of courses (residency TBD)

Required this summer

  • MUSIC 675 ZA Arranging for Bands (2 credits) Dr. Alex Wimmer
  • MUSIC 680 ZA Advanced Instrumental Rehearsal Techniques (2 credits) Dr. Frank Tracz
  • MUSIC 807 ZA History and Philosophy of Music Education (3 credits) Dr. Phil Payne

Course to be taken during your first summer

  • MUSIC 801 ZA Intro to Graduate Studies in Music (2 credits) Dr. Phil Payne

Courses to be taken during your third summer

Electives

  • MUSIC 636 ZA Advanced Woodwind Techniques (2 credits) Dr. Tod Kerstetter
  • MUSIC 639 ZA Jazz and Marching Percussion Techniques (2 credits) Dr. Kurt Gartner
  • MUSIC TBD ZA Band Repertoire: Aligning Repertoire to Curricular Needs (2 credits) Dr. Frank Tracz