Prerequisite: MUST 115 or MUS 104 with a grade of "C" or better
Advisory:READ 043 or appropriate placement
This course is designed for the student who wants to further their knowledge of the process of songwriting and arranging. Complex songs and advanced song forms will be analyzed on chord structure, form, rhythm, melody, harmony, and lyrics. Additional emphasis on the creation of lead sheets as well as the proper presentation of a score and parts for strings and horn sections. Original compositions, recordings, and performances are expected from all students.
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