Current Term Course Offerings

Pitt-Johnstown Fall 2017 Music Department Course Offerings

Lecture Courses

Music 212 Intro to Western Art Music (Rauch TTh 9:30-10:50am)

Music

Music 712 Jazz (Bodolosky T 6:00-8:40pm)

Music 845 Special Topics in Music (Webb TTh 11:00am-12:20pm)

The Special Topics course for Fall 2017 will be The History of Rock and Roll.  Students will explore this genre of music from its early origins in the blues through current rock and will be introduced to pioneers in the rock genre.

Music 846  The Beatles (Webb W 6:00pm-8:40pm)

 

Performance Ensembles/Applied Lessons

Music 0062 Concert Choir (Webb MW 3:00-4:20pm)

Open to all singers interested in choral singing.  Members of the choir participate in a public performance at least once each semester, singing a wide variety of repertoire.  Information about dates and times for choir auditions are on the Concert Choir webpage and posted on Prof. Webb’s office door (233A Biddle Hall).  Singers of all levels and styles are encouraged to join the choir.  Please contact Prof. Webb at jeffwebb@pitt.edu for more details.

 

Music 0063 Chamber Choir (Webb F 3:00-4:20pm)

Chamber Choir is a select group of singers chosen from the Concert Choir membership.  Audition for the group is required.  Please contact Prof. Webb at jeffwebb@pitt.edu for more details.

Music 0069 Concert Band (Bodolosky MW 4:30-5:50pm)

Open to all students interested in ensemble playing. Rehearsals are twice a week. The Concert Band performs concerts and participates in sports events. Please contact Prof. Bodolosky for more details.

Music 641 Jazz Ensemble (Bodolosky TTh 3:30-4:50pm)

The Jazz Ensemble is open to all students interested in playing Jazz.  All instrumentalists are welcome to play in the group.  For more information, contact Prof. Bodolosky at mlb17@pitt.edu

Music 531 Voice (Applied lessons) (Webb)

Individual instruction for students in voice.  Daily practice and improvement is expected by the applied instructor.  Students will be expected to perform in a jury (a graded performance) for the music faculty at the end of the semester.  Students can take a 30 minute lesson for one credit.  Students can earn up to 6 credits in applied lessons.