Course Offerings

Songwriting:

  • Learn to compose lyrics and structure in a preferred genre while exploring the best song writers.  Each student will perform their work for the class.       

Song producing:  

  • Explore the digital means to studio recording and producing music
  • Song release performance

Music Business:

  • Become the rising music entrepreneur by creating a faux band or artist B
  • Learn the ins and outs of running a successful artist based buisiness 
  • Branding, marketing, bookings of student groups

Musical:  

  • Study various musicals and the important aspects behind each one
  • Attend musicals to study the performance 

AP Music Theory:

  • Learn to recognize, understand, and describe the basic materials and processes of music that are heard or presented in a score.
  • Develop your aural, sight-singing, written, compositional, and analytical skills through a series of listening, performance, written, creative, and analytical exercises.

Composing on Garageband:

  • Learn how to write music using garageband as tool
  • iPad or apple device required.

Learning to DJ:

  • Learn the foundations of how to combine music and create a set as a DJ.
  • Execute a 30 minute DJ set list

Music Appreciation and concert observation:

  • Develop your appreciation and understanding of music.
  • Attend a performance in varying genres every 2 weeks
  • Learn about the history of music through concerts. 

Musical Theatre: Be involved with a in concert musical over the course of the semester.