Course Details

MUSI 268B Beginning Ear Training Laboratory II

3 hours lab, 1 units
Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass Option

Description: This course is the second semester of the four-semester sequence in ear training. Emphasis is placed on continued development of skill in sight singing major and minor melodies which contain seconds, thirds, fourths, fifths, sixths, sevenths, octaves and the tritone; melodic dictation containing triadic arpeggiations, harmonic identification of all diatonic triads in root position and inversions and in major and minor keys; rhythmic dictation with duple, triple and quadruple subdivisions of the beat in simple and compound meters; notation of two-part and four-part dictation; and identification of errors in melodic phrases. This course is designed for the student pursuing music as a major or for the student interested in enhancing technical knowledge and skills.