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Summer Session I
June 3 to July 5, 2013
Summer Session II
July 8 to August 9, 2013
Extended Summer Session
June 3 to August 9, 2013
High school students should view Courses for High School Students.
4 credit hoursInstructor: James MandrellRequirements Fulfilled: ssM, T, Th 11:00 AM - 01:20 PM
Summer Session II: July 8 to August 9, 2013This course examines the spectacle of song and dance in movie musicals and music videos, beginning with the earliest talking pictures in the late 1920's and continuing to the present. Particular emphasis will be on technological change, race, gender and the commodification of culture, among other topics. You can view a syllabus for this class here.Sage class number: 2131Course Tuition: $2,320 plus a nonrefundable once per summer $50 registration fee
4 credit hoursInstructor: Michele ZaccagniniRequirements Fulfilled: caM, T, Th 01:30 - 03:50 PM
Summer Session I: June 3 to July 5, 2013This course is a general introduction to the materials and forms of music, and a study of musical literature. Students will be trained in the art of analytical listening, based on selected listening assignments. This course is open to non-Music majors who are assumed to have little or no previous knowledge of music. You can view a syllabus for this class here.Sage class number: 2068Course Tuition: $2,320 plus a nonrefundable once per summer $50 registration fee
Summer Session II: July 8 to August 9, 2013This course is designed for students with little or no musical background who wish to learn how to record, edit and produce small musical productions of any kind. This course will use a hands-on approach. The tools used will vary from user-friendly software like Garage Band (Mac users), Audacity (Mac and PC), to more advanced software like Logic Audio. Students will learn how to:1) Record real instruments and voice2) Edit audio3) Record virtual instruments4) Mix live and virtual instruments5) Import and synchronize video in Garage Band and Logic Audio. By the end of the course students will be able to produce homestudio-quality recordings of music and soundtracks. Students are required to bring their own laptop (Mac or PC) to class. You can view a syllabus for this class here.Sage class number: 2316Course Tuition: $2,320 plus a nonrefundable once per summer $50 registration fee