Advanced Studies Certificate in Music
Purpose: The Advanced Studies Certificate in Music program is designed to produce classical musicians with advanced performance skills as a solo musician and in collaborative efforts with other musicians in both small and large groups.
Admission Requirements: Students must meet the general admission requirements established by Southwest Virginia Community College.
Program Requirements: The course work in the Advanced Studies Certificate in Music is designed to produce advanced skill in classical music performance. Students must complete an interview and audition with the Albert Endowed Chair of Music prior to beginning work toward this certificate.
|Course Number||Course Title||Lecture Hours||Lab Hours||Course Credits|
|MUS 131||Class Voice I||1||2||2|
|MUS 135||Jazz Ensemble||0||3||1|
|MUS 137||Community Chorus||0||2||1|
|MUS 138||Small Vocal Ensemble||0||3||1|
|MUS 149||Band Ensemble||0||2||1|
|MUS 231||Advanced Class Voice I||1||2||2|
|MUS 237||Advanced Chorus||0||2||1|
|MUS 239||Advanced Jazz Ensemble||0||2||1|
|MUS 241||Advanced Class Piano I||1||2||2|
|MUS 132||Class Voice II||1||2||2|
|MUS 143||Chamber Ensemble||0||3-6||2|
|MUS 159||Jazz Improvisation Techniques||2||2||3|
|MUS 232||Advanced Class Voice II||1||2||2|
|MUS 238||Advanced Small Voice Ensemble||0||2||1|
|MUS 242||Advanced Class Piano II||1||2||2|
|MUS 249||Advanced Band Ensemble||0||2||1|
Total Program Credits for Advanced Studies Certificate in Music ... 25