MUS 101R Music Reading (1 credit)
Music Reading (solfeggio) is a four-semester course designed to aid the Music student in aural recognition of pitch and rhythm by sight and develop the ability to sing back or clap back the same. Sight-singing exercises are of increasing complexity. Recognition of intervals and chords by sight and sound and dictation study (the ability to indicate prescribed pitches and/or rhythmical patterns on music staff paper) are required. Prerequisite for each semester is successful completion of the prior semester.