Music - Applied (APMS)

Music - Applied (APMS)

APMS 1090  Musicianship Lab I  (1 Credit Hour)  

Basic musicianship laboratory

Corequisite(s): MUSC 1510.

APMS 1100  Musicianship Lab II  (1 Credit Hour)  

Advanced musicianship laboratory

Corequisite(s): MUSC 1520.

APMS 1290  Semester Abroad  (1-20 Credit Hours)  

APMS 1940  Transfer Coursework  (1-20 Credit Hours)  

APMS 2030  Band & Orchestral Instru  (1 Credit Hour)  

APMS 2040  Band & Orchestral Instru  (1 Credit Hour)  

APMS 2090  Musicianship Lab III  (1 Credit Hour)  

Ensemble courses are open, for credit, to all students of the University. Some are by instructor approval (audition), as indicated

Corequisite(s): MUSC 2010.

APMS 2100  Musicianship Lab IV  (1 Credit Hour)  

Writing and aural skills based on 20th century melodic, rhythmic, and harmonic principles

Prerequisite(s): APMS 1100.

Corequisite(s): MUSC 2020.

APMS 2171  Vocal Ensemble  (1 Credit Hour)  

Ensemble courses are open, for credit, to all students of the University. Some are by instructor approval (audition), as indicated

APMS 2172  Men's Chorus  (1 Credit Hour)  

Ensemble courses are open, for credit, to all students of the University. Some are by instructor approval (audition), as indicated

APMS 2173  Instrumental Ensemble  (1 Credit Hour)  

Ensemble courses are open, for credit, to all students of the University. Some are by instructor approval (audition), as indicated

APMS 2174  Tulane-Newcomb Choir  (1 Credit Hour)  

Ensemble courses are open, for credit, to all students of the University. Some are by instructor approval (audition), as indicated

APMS 2181  Drum Ensemble  (1 Credit Hour)  

Ensemble courses are open, for credit, to all students of the University. Some are by instructor approval (audition), as indicated

APMS 2182  Concert Band  (1 Credit Hour)  

Ensemble courses are open, for credit, to all students of the University. Some are by instructor approval (audition), as indicated

APMS 2183  Marching Band  (1 Credit Hour)  

Ensemble courses are open, for credit, to all students of the University. Some are by instructor approval (audition), as indicated

APMS 2184  Big Jazz Band  (1 Credit Hour)  

Ensemble courses are open, for credit, to all students of the University. Some are by instructor approval (audition), as indicated

APMS 2185  Jazz Combo  (1 Credit Hour)  

Ensemble courses are open, for credit, to all students of the University. Some are by instructor approval (audition), as indicated

APMS 2186  Orchestra  (1 Credit Hour)  

Ensemble courses are open, for credit, to all students of the University. Some are by instructor approval (audition), as indicated

APMS 2187  Musical Theatre Workshop  (1 Credit Hour)  

Ensemble courses are open, for credit, to all students of the University. Some are by instructor approval (audition), as indicated

APMS 2210  Voice/Vocal Jazz  (2 Credit Hours)  

One 50-minute private lesson per week (2 credits). Students assigned to guitar, piano or voice meet for two 50-minute classes each week (2 credits); all beginners must start with a class.

APMS 2211  Voice Class I  (2 Credit Hours)  

APMS 2212  Voice Class II  (2 Credit Hours)  

APMS 2213  Voice/Vocal Jazz  (2 Credit Hours)  

One 50-minute private lesson per week (2 credits). Students assigned to guitar, piano or voice meet for two 50-minute classes each week (2 credits); all beginners must start with a class.

APMS 2214  Voice/Vocal Jazz  (2 Credit Hours)  

APMS 2218  Composition  (2 Credit Hours)  

One 50-minute private lesson per week (2 credits). Students assigned to guitar, piano or voice meet for two 50-minute classes each week (2 credits); all beginners must start with a class.

APMS 2220  Instrument  (2 Credit Hours)  

APMS 2221  Piano/ Jazz Piano  (2 Credit Hours)  

APMS 2222  Piano Class  (2 Credit Hours)  

APMS 2223  Piano Class II  (2 Credit Hours)  

APMS 2225  Guitar  (2 Credit Hours)  

APMS 2226  Guitar Class I  (2 Credit Hours)  

APMS 2227  Guitar Class 1-A  (2 Credit Hours)  

APMS 2228  Drums  (2 Credit Hours)  

APMS 2390  Semester Abroad  (1-20 Credit Hours)  

APMS 2890  Service Learning APMS 2186  (0-1 Credit Hours)  

APMS 2891  Service Learning: APMS 2186  (0-1 Credit Hours)  

Music service learning component available with various applied music courses at the 2000-level

APMS 2893  Service Learning: APMS2183  (0-1 Credit Hours)  

Music service learning component available with various applied music courses at the 2000-level

Corequisite(s): APMS 3183.

APMS 2940  Transfer Coursework  (3 Credit Hours)  

APMS 3020  Counterpoint (18th Cen)  (3 Credit Hours)  

Eighteenth-century counterpoint. Principles of canonic and fugal composition in the style of J.S. Bach. Analysis of pertinent compositions. Sight singing and dictation.

Prerequisite(s): APMS 1520.

APMS 3130  Tech of Instru Conduct  (1 Credit Hour)  

Prerequisite(s): MUSC 1520 and 2020.

APMS 3140  Tech of Instru Conduct  (1 Credit Hour)  

APMS 3210  Voice/Vocal Jazz  (2 Credit Hours)  

One 50-minute lesson per week at the intermediate level culminating in half recital

APMS 3211  Instrument  (2 Credit Hours)  

APMS 3212  Piano.Jazz Piano  (2 Credit Hours)  

APMS 3213  Composition  (2 Credit Hours)  

One 50-minute lesson per week at the intermediate level culminating in half recital

APMS 3214  Voice/Vocal Jazz  (2 Credit Hours)  

APMS 3330  Music For Film  (3 Credit Hours)  

This course provides both critical analysis of music and sound for film as well as practical approaches to the medium. Students will complete several music for film projects, such as scoring original music for a scene from a silent film.

APMS 3400  The Story Road Project  (3,4 Credit Hours)  

In this course, students will prepare, perform and tour a work of music theatre to area schools and civic organizations. The participants will not only perform, but also create educational materials to accompany the production, take on marketing responsibilities, and act as moderators with the audience members following the performances. This course fulfills the first or second tier service learning requirement. There is no prerequisite for the course, but instructor permission is needed for registration.

Corequisite(s): APMS 3891.

APMS 3450  Music & Musicians in Community  (1 Credit Hour)  

Music service learning students will gain firsthand knowledge of how emerging musicians can serve and create music in the New Orleans community - creating musical programs, cultural events, or major service projects for the Bishop Perry Center, and by learning how to prepare and work in the Chapel of the Holy Spirit's church music setting. (This a 1 credit course, with an additional 1 credit service learning component).

APMS 3500  Jazz Improvisation  (2 Credit Hours)  

Students will work with instructors individually and in small groups to develop the ability to logically respond to the harmonic, melodic, rhythmic, and formal implications inherent in specific types of musical material. Students will also examine compositional techniques characteristic of the jazz idiom. This course may be taken twice for credit.

APMS 3510  Jazz Arrangements  (3 Credit Hours)  

Students will work with the instructors individually and in small groups to develop the ability to understand the challenges involved in the process of creating jazz arrangements. Student will focus on the concepts of music notation characteristic of the jazz idiom and on the idiomatic writing for instruments. They will also examine the sound characteristics of individual instruments, the mixtures, and the crucial issues of balance within the ensembles.

APMS 3890  Service Learning APMS 3450  (0-1 Credit Hours)  

APMS 3891  Service Learning: APMS 340  (0-1 Credit Hours)  

Corequisite(s): APMS 3400.

APMS 4030  Advanced Analysis  (3 Credit Hours)  

APMS 4040  Orchestration  (3 Credit Hours)  

The instruments of the orchestra; their construction, ranges, and playing techniques; methods of effective instrumental writing; the mechanics of reading and writing a score. Written exercises, analysis of scores, study of recorded performances and live demonstrations.

APMS 4230  Adv Voice/Recital Prep  (3 Credit Hours)  

One 50-minute lesson per week at the advanced level

APMS 4231  Adv Instrument/ Recital Prep  (3 Credit Hours)  

One 50-minute lesson per week at the advanced level

APMS 4232  Adv Piano/Recital Prep  (3 Credit Hours)  

One 50-minute lesson per week at the advanced level

APMS 4233  Adv Composition  (3 Credit Hours)  

One 50-minute lesson per week at the advanced level

APMS 4234  Adv Voice/Recital Prep  (3 Credit Hours)  

One 50-minute lesson per week at the advanced level

APMS 4300  Adv Comp/ Sr. Recital  (3,4 Credit Hours)  

One 50-minute lesson per week at the advanced level culminating in a senior recital.

APMS 4500  Materials Pedagogy Piano  (3 Credit Hours)  

APMS 4880  Writing Intensive: APMS 4233  (1 Credit Hour)  

APMS 4890  Service Learning APMS 4300  (0-1 Credit Hours)  

APMS 4910  Lect Rec Prep/Lect Rec  (2 Credit Hours)  

This course is offered to transfer students or students going abroad, who will have missed one of their required 8 courses in private lessons necessary for the BFA in the track of Performance. It takes the place of ONE of the pre-senior year lessons courses.

APMS 4940  Transfer Coursework  (3 Credit Hours)  

APMS 4950  Spec Top In Music Theory  (3 Credit Hours)  

Ensemble courses are open, for credit, to all students of the University. Some are by instructor approval" (audition)

APMS 5190  Semester Abroad  (1-20 Credit Hours)  

APMS 5370  Washington Semester  (1-20 Credit Hours)  

APMS 5380  Junior Year Abroad  (1-20 Credit Hours)  

APMS 5390  Junior Year Abroad  (1-20 Credit Hours)  

APMS 5940  Transfer Coursework  (0 Credit Hours)  

APMS 6900  Summer Lyric Theatre  (1 Credit Hour)  

APMS 6920  Summer Lyric Theatre  (2 Credit Hours)  

APMS 6940  Summer Lyric Theatre  (3 Credit Hours)  

APMS 7510  Applied Music  (3 Credit Hours)  

APMS 7520  Applied Music  (3 Credit Hours)  

APMS 7530  Applied Music  (3 Credit Hours)  

APMS 7540  Applied Music  (3 Credit Hours)