CRN# 11865 - MUSC 1220D - 001
In performance, November 2016
Associated Term: Spring 2017
Dr. Joseph Amante, instructor and organization advisor: [email protected]
Knight Campus, Warwick - rm. 0562
Lecture Schedule Type
Audition and consent of instructor
An auditioned ensemble performing choral works drawn from all style periods. It is
a “hands-on” course with repertoire that may include motets, anthems, large works,
folk songs, and spirituals. Performance experiences may include concerts and trips.
Goals and Outcomes:
Provide students with an opportunity to discover the singing instrument and develop
skills related to singing choral music
- Perform works that are a cappella and/or utilize small ensemble techniques (for example,
- Acquire/develop skills in music reading, tonal memory and stage presence
- Develop uniformity of phonetics and group effort
- Develop awareness of the rhythmic relationship between notes in its application to
- Learn to sing properly and expressively based on techniques in diaphragmatic breathing,
proper tone production, clear diction and the stylistic interpretation of selected
- To act as ambassadors for the CCRI Department of Performing Arts
Discover cultural awareness through the preparation and performance of repertoire
in other languages and types of choral literature.
All members must attend every weekly rehearsal, Tuesdays and Thursdays from 11:30-12:45
PM. Students are advised to record rehearsals for music learning.