Search | Directories | Reference Tools
UW Home > Discover UW > Student Guide 
 | Glossary UW Bothell Course Descriptions UW Tacoma Course Descriptions
Search course descriptions with Google Custom Search:

COLLEGE OF ARTS & SCIENCES
MUSIC
MUSIC ENSEMBLE

Detailed course offerings (Time Schedule) are available for

To see the detailed Instructor Class Description, click on the underlined instructor name following the course description.

MUSEN 100 University Singers (1, max. 15) VLPA
Credit/no-credit only.

MUSEN 200 Men's Glee Club (1, max. 15) VLPA Demorest
Non-auditioned ensemble open to all men in the campus community. Offers a number of performance opportunities throughout the year. Credit/no-credit only. Offered: AWSp.

MUSEN 201 Women's Chorus (1, max. 15) VLPA Demorest
Non-auditioned ensemble open to all women in the campus community. Offers a number of performance opportunities throughout the year. Credit/no-credit only. Offered: AWSp.
Instructor Course Description: Amanda Huntleigh Wendy Moy

MUSEN 210 Campus Philharmonia Orchestra (1, max. 15) VLPA
Orchestral opportunity for non-majors. Meets once weekly, rehearses under the direction of the Masters and Doctoral orchestral conducing students. Serves as a laboratory for the conducting students. Performances are community outreach events which occur once per quarter. Major string, chamber orchestra, and symphonic repertoire rehearsed and performed.

MUSEN 300 University Symphony Orchestra (1, max. 15) VLPA

MUSEN 301 Wind Ensemble (1, max. 15) VLPA Salzman

MUSEN 302 Symphonic Band (1, max. 10) VLPA Salzman

MUSEN 303 Marching Band (2, max. 10) VLPA McDavid

MUSEN 304 Percussion Ensemble (1, max. 12) VLPA Collier

MUSEN 305 Brass Ensemble (1, max. 12) VLPA

MUSEN 306 Woodwind Ensemble (1, max. 12) VLPA Shin

MUSEN 307 Recital Choir (1, max. 15) VLPA Boers
Choir presents two recital programs per quarter, surveying a wide variety of repertoire of all styles and periods. Credit/no-credit only.

MUSEN 308 Guitar Ensemble (1, max. 18) VLPA Partington
Study and performance works for two, three, and four guitars and one guitar with various solo instruments or voice. Designed for guitar performance majors. Other instrumentalists may register with instructor's permission. Offered: AWSp.

MUSEN 309 Concert Band (1, max. 10) VLPA Salzman
Open for membership without audition to students from any major field of study as well as faculty and community members. Also a forum for music majors to refine skills on primary or secondary instruments. Offered: AWSpS.

MUSEN 325 Accompanying (2, max. 30) VLPA

Instructor Course Description: Rhonda D. Kline

MUSEN 340 Vocal Jazz Ensemble (1, max. 6) VLPA
Credit/no-credit only.

MUSEN 345 Jazz Workshop (1, max. 12) VLPA Collier, Seales

MUSEN 346 Studio Jazz Ensemble (1, max. 6) VLPA

MUSEN 347 Opera Chorus (1, max. 12) VLPA

MUSEN 350 University Chorale (1, max. 12) VLPA Wyers
Credit/no-credit only.

MUSEN 351 Chamber Singers (1, max. 15) VLPA Boers

MUSEN 361 Piano Ensemble (1, max. 3) VLPA
Study and performance of works for four hands at one or two pianos. Designed for upper-level piano majors or students with equivalent ability.
Instructor Course Description: Craig Sheppard

MUSEN 368 Harp Ensemble (1, max. 12) VLPA

MUSEN 369 Baroque Chamber Ensemble (1, max. 18) VLPA Terry

MUSEN 375 Opera Workshop (1, max. 6) VLPA
Preparation of music theatre repertoire. Intended for the mature voice student.

MUSEN 381 Chamber Music (1, max. 18) VLPA

MUSEN 382 Opera Theatre (2, max. 6) VLPA
Public performance of roles in opera.

MUSEN 383 Collegium Musicum (1, max. 6) VLPA

MUSEN 384 Modern Music Ensemble (1, max. 6) VLPA Durand
Exploration of notation and performance problems in modern music; preparation for public performance.

MUSEN 410 Steelband (1, max. 6) VLPA
Performing and arranging techniques for the steelband, and percussion, in a variety of Caribbean and Latin American music styles, including calypso, soca, reggae, and salsa.

MUSEN 411 Gamelan Ensembles (1) Sunardi
Explores gamelan ensembles; percussion ensembles primarily associated with musical cultures on the Indonesian islands of Java, Madura, Bali, and Lombok. Introduces basic playing techniques of selected styles of gamelan. Includes instruction in the instruments in a gamelan through study of compositions. Offered: AWSpS.

MUSEN 446 Advanced Studio Jazz Ensemble (1, max. 9) VLPA
Preparation and performance of material appropriate to large jazz ensemble concerts, clinics, and radio and television broadcasts. Recommended: three quarters of MUSEN 346.

MUSEN 500 University Symphony Orchestra (1, max. 9)

MUSEN 501 Wind Ensemble (1, max. 9) Salzman

MUSEN 503 Marching Band (2, max. 6) McDavid

MUSEN 504 Percussion Ensemble (1, max. 9) Collier

MUSEN 505 Brass Ensemble (1, max. 9)

MUSEN 506 Woodwind Ensemble (1, max. 9) Shin

MUSEN 507 Recital Choir (1, max. 9)
Choir presents two recital programs per quarter, surveying a wide variety of repertoire of all styles and periods. Credit/no-credit only.

MUSEN 508 Guitar Ensemble (1, max. 9) Partington
Study and performance works for two, three, and four guitars and one guitar with various solo instruments or voice. Designed for guitar performance majors. Other instrumentalists may register with instructor's permission. Offered: AWSp.

MUSEN 511 Gamelan Ensembles (1) Sunardi
Explores gamelan ensembles; percussion ensembles primarily associated with musical cultures on the Indonesian islands of Java, Madura, Bali, and Lombok. Introduces basic playing techniques of selected styles of gamelan. Includes instruction in the instruments in a gamelan through study of compositions. Offered: AWSpS.

MUSEN 525 Accompanying (2, max. 18)

MUSEN 540 Vocal Jazz Ensemble (1, max. 9)
Credit/no-credit only.

MUSEN 545 Jazz Workshop (1, max. 9) Collier, Seale, Vu

MUSEN 546 Studio Jazz Ensemble (1, max. 9)
Credit/no-credit only.

MUSEN 547 Opera Chorus (1, max. 9)

MUSEN 550 University Chorale (1, max. 9) Wyers
Credit/no-credit only.

MUSEN 551 Chamber Singers (1, max. 9) Boers

MUSEN 561 Piano Ensemble (1, max. 9)
Study and performance of works for four hands at one or two pianos. Designed for upper-level piano majors or students with equivalent ability.
Instructor Course Description: Craig Sheppard

MUSEN 568 Harp Ensemble (1, max. 9)

MUSEN 569 Baroque Chamber Ensemble (1, max. 9) Terry

MUSEN 575 Opera Workshop (1, max. 9)
Preparation of music theatre repertoire. Intended for the mature voice student.

MUSEN 580 Sinfonietta (1, max. 9)

MUSEN 581 Chamber Music (1, max. 9)

MUSEN 582 Opera Theatre (2, max. 18)
Public performance of roles in opera.

MUSEN 583 Collegium Musicum (1, max. 9)

MUSEN 584 Modern Music Ensemble (1, max. 9) Durand
Exploration of notation and performance problems in modern music; preparation for public performance. Credit/no-credit only.