Prerequisite: MUST 115 or MUS 104
Transfers to:UC, CSU
This course is designed for students who want to further their knowledge of the process of songwriting and arranging. Complex songs and advanced song forms are analyzed using 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 is included. 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