Aug 18, 2022  
Yakima Valley College Catalog 2018-2019 
Yakima Valley College Catalog 2018-2019 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

MUSC& 223: Ear Training 6

2 Cr
Quarters: S
This course is designed to prepare students in singing, sightsinging and dictation skills necessary for the performance and teaching of tonal music.  This course focuses on advanced rhythmic dictation, compound intervals, conducting patterns, chromatic solfege/note names, +6 chords including 7th chords with inversions, secondary-function chords 3-voice melodic dictation in a 4-part texture with chordal analysis, advanced chordal progressions, cadences, mode mixture, secondary dominants (with inversions), modulations and practical keyboard applications.  This course supplements corresponding music theory and will serve as a lab reinforcing the aural components.  This is the sixth in a sequence of six classes required for all music majors pursuing a Music AA-DTA. 
Prerequisite: Completion of MUSC& 222  with a grade of C or better.