Jun 18, 2019  
Yakima Valley College Catalog 2018-2019 
    
Yakima Valley College Catalog 2018-2019

MUSC& 222: Ear Training 5

2 Cr
Quarters: W
This course is designed to prepare students in singing, sightsinging and dictation necessary for the performance and teaching of tonal music.  This course focuses on advanced rhythmic dictation, descending intervals, advanced conducting patterns, chromatic solfege/note names, scales, M m + * chords including 7th chords with inversions, 3-voice melodic dictation in a 4-part texture with chordal analysis, advanced chordal progressions, cadences, mode mixture, modulations and practical keyboard applications.  This course supplements corresponding music theory and will serve as a lab reinforcing the aural components.  This is the fifth in a sequence of six classes required for all music majors pursuing a Music AA-DTA.                                               
Prerequisite: Completion of MUSC& 221  with agrade of C or better.