Prerequisite: MUS 158 and Audition
Transfers to: UC, CSU
This advanced-level course is designed for students who seek in-depth study of choral literature by performing complex choral works like Bach's sacred and secular cantatas, masses by Mozart and Haydn, renaissance madrigals and sacred pieces, and contemporary choral works accompanied by orchestra or other instrumental ensemble, or sung a cappella. Attention is given to every detail of musical development through rehearsal and performance of choral music. Public performance is required. Students are expected to take on leadership roles as section leaders, mentors to new singers, and committee work for the choral organization. Enrollment criteria requires successful completion of MUS 158 (Masterworks Chorale) and an audition.
Rio Hondo College, serving the communities of El Monte, Pico Rivera, Santa Fe Springs, South El Monte, and Whittier for over 50 years.
Rio Hondo College
3600 Workman Mill Road
Whittier, CA 90601
Phone: (562) 692-0921