Musicianship I

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Course Syllabus



Teacher Contact Information

Gerard Patrick Jones

gjones@mail.fresnostate.edu

559 278 0434



Fall Semester

Unit 1

Unit I: Musicology - Prehistory through the Neolithic Period

Listening and Writing 1

What is Music?

Lesson 1: Music Theory - Intervals and Scales/Worksheets 1-1, 1-2

Audiation: Rhythmic Patterns/Rhythmic Dictation/Aural-Oral/Verbal & Symbolic Association

Tune of the Week: UHS Alma Mater

Unit 2

Unit I-2: Music of the Neolithic Period

Traditional and National Music

Music becomes Task-Driven

Elements of Music

Pentatonic Scale

Call and Response

Archaism of the Periphery

Music Theory Lesson 2: Minor Scales

Natural, Melodic and Harmonic minor scales

Tetrachords

Enharmonic Equivalence

Worksheets 2-1 and 2-2

Intervals in Solfeggio

Rhythmic Dictation in duple meter

Tune of the week: Heman Dubh (Oran Luaidh)



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Unit 9


Unit 10


Unit 11


Unit 12