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Classes meet six weeks unless otherwise indicated.

74 Courses/Sections found for Summer 2014     (Each listing represents a different section.)
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Course IDCourse TitleUnits
CRN # Course Activity Time Days Instructor Location

MUS 1INTRODUCTION TO MUSIC4 Units
A study of Western music and its place in civilization. Selected listening and readings from the masterpieces of music of Europe and the Western Hemisphere with an emphasis on methods of comprehension, listening techniques, the elements of music, primary musical forms, and a wide range of concert repertoire. Includes a study of how social, political, philosophical, and other artistic developments outside of music influenced compositional thinking and how these were integrated into the different periods of Western musical history. A variety of media consisting of slides, videos, recordings, and lecture will be used. Live performance used when possible.
4 hours lecture, 1 hour laboratory. (60 hours total per quarter.)
10187• MUS -001.-02W LectureTBATBABENKMAN, NOELONLINE
  Laboratory TBATBABENKMAN, NOELONLINE
Class runs from - . MUS -001.-02W: Offered via Internet. After registering, you must refer to course descriptions at www.foothill.edu/fga/ for information on how to begin. Course meets UC/CSU Arts & Humanities transfer requirements (IGETC) and CSU Area General Ed Requirements. Also meets Foothill's Humanities requirement for General Education for the AS/AA degree.
10773• MUS -001.-03W LectureTBATBABENKMAN, NOELONLINE
  Laboratory TBATBABENKMAN, NOELONLINE
Class runs from - . MUS -001.-03W: Offered via Internet. After registering, you must refer to course descriptions at www.foothill.edu/fga/ for information on how to begin. Course meets UC/CSU Arts & Humanities transfer requirements (IGETC) and CSU Area General Ed Requirements. Also meets Foothill's Humanities requirement for General Education for the AS/AA degree.

MUS 3ABEGINNING MUSIC THEORY, LITERATURE & COMPOSITION5 Units
Introduction to the fundamentals of music and their application to composition and music literature. Notation, scales, intervals, triads, and their use in basic composition. Includes a study of how social, political, philosophical, and other artistic developments outside of music influenced compositional thinking and how these were integrated into the Baroque period of Western musical theory.
4 hours lecture, 2 hours lecture-laboratory. (72 hours total per quarter.)
Advisory: MUS 12A strongly recommended.
10321• MUS -003A-01W LectureTBATBACRATTY, WILLIAMONLINE
  Laboratory TBATBACRATTY, WILLIAMONLINE
Class runs from - . MUS -003A-01W: Offered via Internet. After registering, you must refer to course descriptions at www.foothill.edu/fga/ for information on how to begin. Course meets UC/CSU Arts & Humanities transfer requirements (IGETC) and CSU Area General Ed Requirements.

MUS 8MUSIC OF MULTICULTURAL AMERICA5 Units
A comparative and integrative study of the multicultural musical styles of the United States, this class explores the musics of Native Americans, European Americans, African Americans, Chicano/Latino Americans, and Asian Americans from their historical roots to the present. It includes a wide variety of musical styles such as Folk, Spirituals, Gospel, Soul, Blues, Jazz, Cajun, Zydeco, Salsa, Tejano, Hip-Hop and Rap. Students will look at these musical traditions from a technical and a cultural perspective as they develop listening and descriptive skills.
4 hours lecture, 3 hours laboratory. (84 hours total per quarter.)
Advisory: Not open to students with credit in MUS 8H.
10774• MUS -008.-01W LectureTBATBABARKLEY, ELIZABETHONLINE
  Laboratory TBATBABARKLEY, ELIZABETHONLINE
Class runs from - . MUS -008.-01W: Offered via Internet. After registering, you must refer to course descriptions at www.foothill.edu/fga/ for information on how to begin. This four-week course (7/2-7/26) is taught by an instructional team led by Dr. Elizabeth Barkley. Meets UC Berkeley American Cultures requirement and Foothill College general education graduation requirement in United States Cultures and Communities.
10775• MUS -008.-02W LectureTBATBACAREY, MILISSAONLINE
  Laboratory TBATBACAREY, MILISSAONLINE
Class runs from - . MUS -008.-02W: Offered via Internet. After registering, you must refer to course descriptions at www.foothill.edu/fga/ for information on how to begin. This four-week course (7/2-7/26) is taught by an instructional team led by Dr. Elizabeth Barkley. Meets UC Berkeley American Cultures requirement and Foothill College general education graduation requirement in United States Cultures and Communities.
10956• MUS -008.-03W LectureTBATBABARKLEY, ELIZABETHONLINE
  Laboratory TBATBABARKLEY, ELIZABETHONLINE
Class runs from - . MUS -008.-03W: Offered via Internet. After registering, you must refer to course descriptions at www.foothill.edu/fga/ for information on how to begin. This four-week course (6/28-7/22) is taught by an instructional team led by Dr. Elizabeth Barkley. Meets UC Berkeley American Cultures requirement and Foothill College general education graduation requirement in United States Cultures and Communities.

MUS 9AMUSIC & MEDIA: EDISON TO HENDRIX4 Units
Introductory study of the history and development of popular music from the inception of recording through the first televised performances of the Beatles in the U.S. Development of media delivery including recording, radio, television, and how those delivery systems changed both the content of music, and its use by the public. The influence of media on the development of styles such as jazz, swing, country, rockabilly and rock and roll, including societal changes brought about by media delivery of music and how it became associated with graphic imagery such as television and cinema.
4 Hours Lecture, 1 hour laboratory. (60 hours total per quarter.)
Advisory: Not open to students with credit in MUS 85 or 85A.
Formerly: MUS 85A
10335• MUS -009A-01W LectureTBATBAWELLER, SUZANNEONLINE
  Laboratory TBATBAWELLER, SUZANNEONLINE
Class runs from - . MUS -009A-01W: Offered via Internet. After registering, you must refer to course descriptions at www.foothill.edu/fga/ for information on how to begin.

MUS 9BMUSIC & MEDIA: HENDRIX TO HIP-HOP4 Units
Introductory study of the history and development of popular music from 1964 through the present in the U.S. The class will examine the development of media delivery systems after The Beatles' first appearances on television through the growth of rock and alternative styles. Styles and artist to be studied are such as punk, ska, the rebirth of country music and the rise of hip hop culture, examining artists such as Jimi Hendrix, Pink Floyd, David Bowie, Frank Zappa, Prince, The Police, Chuck D. and others. The class will study the development and growth of music videos as an art form and the delivery/promotional systems developed for them such as MTV.
4 hours lecture 1 hour laboratory. (60 hours total per quarter.)
Advisory: Not open to students with credit in MUS 85B.
Formerly: MUS 85B
10336• MUS -009B-01W LectureTBATBAANDERSON, MARKONLINE
  Laboratory TBATBAANDERSON, MARKONLINE
Class runs from - . MUS -009B-01W: Offered via Internet. After registering, you must refer to course descriptions at www.foothill.edu/fga/ for information on how to begin.
11043• MUS -009B-02W LectureTBATBAKUEHNL, ERICONLINE
  Laboratory TBATBAKUEHNL, ERICONLINE
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MUS 10MUSIC FUNDAMENTALS4 Units
Beginning theory course where the basic elements of musicianship and harmony are explored through lecture, listening, and written assignments. Rudiments of music like pitch, rhythm, harmony, style, and form will be examined as rock and roll is analyzed through classical music theory.
4 hours lecture, 1 hour laboratory. (60 hours total per quarter.)
10145• MUS -010.-01W LectureTBATBASULT, MICHAELONLINE
  Laboratory TBATBASULT, MICHAELONLINE
Class runs from - . MUS -010.-01W: Offered via Internet. After registering, you must refer to course descriptions at www.foothill.edu/fga/ for information on how to begin. Course meets UC/CSU Arts & Humanities transfer requirements (IGETC) and CSU Area General Ed Requirements.
10048• MUS -010.-02W LectureTBATBASULT, MICHAELONLINE
  Laboratory TBATBASULT, MICHAELONLINE
Class runs from - . MUS -010.-02W: Offered via Internet. After registering, you must refer to course descriptions at www.foothill.edu/fga/ for information on how to begin. Course meets UC/CSU Arts & Humanities transfer requirements (IGETC) and CSU Area General Ed Requirements.

MUS 11AJAZZ & SWING4 Units
History and analysis of jazz styles and trends from the development of Ragtime to 1969. An introduction to the instruments, performers, composers, compositions and recordings that defined jazz before the introduction of rock as the primary commercial music style in the US. Presentation of jazz and swing recordings, videos and print resources. Major artists include Louis Armstrong, Duke Ellington, Benny Goodman, Glenn Miller, Lionel Hampton, Count Basie, Charlie Parker, Dizzy Gillespie, Miles Davis, Sonny Rollins, Charles Mingus and John Coltrane. Style periods include Early ('Dixieland'), Big Band, Jump, Swing, Bebop, Hard Bop, Cool, Modal, and Avant-Garde Jazz.
4 hours lecture, 1 hour laboratory. (60 hours total per quarter.)
Advisory: Not open to students with credit in MUS 64A.
Formerly: MUS 64A
10143• MUS -011A-01W LectureTBATBAWELLER, SUZANNEONLINE
  Laboratory TBATBAWELLER, SUZANNEONLINE
Class runs from - . MUS -011A-01W: Offered via Internet. After registering, you must refer to course descriptions at www.foothill.edu/fga/ for information on how to begin.

MUS 11BFUNK, FUSION & HIP-HOP4 Units
History and analysis of funk, fusion and Hip Hop styles from 1969 to the present. An introduction to the instruments, performers, composers, compositions and recordings that defined/define funk, fusion & Hip Hop from the collapse of traditional jazz and the introduction of funk and jazz fusion to the present. Presentation of recordings, videos and print resources. Major artists include Miles Davis, Herbie Hancock, James Brown, Sly Stone, Weather Report, Wayne Shorter, George Clinton and P-Funk, Jaco Pastorius, Pat Metheny, Grandmaster Flash, Africa Bambaataa, Chuck D. and Dr. Dre. Style periods include Early Jazz Fusion, Early Funk, East Bay Funk, Groove and Smooth Jazz, Modern Fusion, Early Hip Hop and Commercial Rap.
4 hours lecture, 1 hour laboratory. (60 hours total per quarter.)
Advisory: Not open to students with credit in MUS 64B.
Formerly: MUS 64B
10547• MUS -011B-02W LectureTBATBAKUEHNL, ERICONLINE
  Laboratory TBATBAKUEHNL, ERICONLINE
Class runs from - . MUS -011B-02W: Offered via Internet. After registering, you must refer to course descriptions at www.foothill.edu/fga/ for information on how to begin.

MUS 12ABEGINNING CLASS PIANO2 Units
Group instruction in piano for those with no previous training. Emphasis is on finger technique, note reading, elementary chording, and performance of simple piano literature. For music majors as well as the general student.
2 hours lecture, 1 hour laboratory. (36 hours total per quarter.)
Advisory: Concurrent enrollment in MUS 10; this course is included in the Piano Class Applied Performance family of activity courses.
10049 MUS -012A-01Q Lecture10:00 AM-11:50 AMMWLIN, CHIA1402
  Laboratory 12:00 PM-12:50 PMMWLIN, CHIA1402
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10338 MUS -012A-02Q Lecture10:00 AM-11:50 AMTThLIN, CHIA1402
  Laboratory 12:00 PM-12:50 PMTThLIN, CHIA1402
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MUS 12BINTERMEDIATE CLASS PIANO2 Units
Continuation of MUS 12A with increased emphasis on good tone production, independence of hands, development of eye-hand coordination, simple harmonization and transposition, and building repertoire.
2 hours lecture, 1 hour laboratory. (36 hours total per quarter.)
Advisory: MUS 12A or equivalent skills; this course is included in the Piano Class Applied Performance family of activity courses.
10050 MUS -012B-01Q Lecture10:00 AM-11:50 AMMWLIN, CHIA1402
  Laboratory 12:00 PM-12:50 PMMWLIN, CHIA1402
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10340 MUS -012B-02Q Lecture10:00 AM-11:50 AMTThLIN, CHIA1402
  Laboratory 12:00 PM-12:50 PMTThLIN, CHIA1402
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MUS 12CADVANCED CLASS PIANO2 Units
Continuation of MUS 12B with greater emphasis on building a repertoire, varied styles of performance, and ensemble playing.
2 hours lecture, 1 hour laboratory. (36 hours total per quarter.)
Advisory: MUS 12B or equivalent skills; this course is included in the Piano Class Applied Performance family of activity courses.
10051 MUS -012C-01Q Lecture10:00 AM-11:50 AMMWLIN, CHIA1402
  Laboratory 12:00 PM-12:50 PMMWLIN, CHIA1402
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10341 MUS -012C-02Q Lecture10:00 AM-11:50 AMTThLIN, CHIA1402
  Laboratory 12:00 PM-12:50 PMTThLIN, CHIA1402
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MUS 50AMUSIC BUSINESS4 Units
Study of legal and business aspects of the music industry. Emphasis on publishing, licensing, and promotion. Copyright law, interaction between songwriters and music publishers, record companies, distributors and the rules that govern them. How music is licensed, service marks, trademarks and patents. The role of lawyers, agents, personal managers, producers and promoters. Licensing and copyright of intellectual properties in the growing multimedia industry and the internet. Synchronization of music in film, video and television. Career development and how major/independent labels market and distribute media.
4 hours lecture, 1 hour laboratory (60 hours total per quarter.)
10144• MUS -050A-01W LectureTBATBAGOLDFARB, EDWARDONLINE
  Laboratory TBATBAGOLDFARB, EDWARDONLINE
Class runs from - . MUS -050A-01W: Offered via Internet. After registering, you must refer to course descriptions at www.foothill.edu/fga/ for information on how to begin.

MUS 50BENTERTAINMENT LAW & NEW MEDIA4 Units
In-depth study and discussion of entertainment law as it applies to the emerging new media market and the music industry. Internet sales and distribution for new media, file sharing, licensing for the web, and digital copyright considerations. Promotional packages, web site development, delivery systems, career promotion strategies, contracts and touring. In-depth analysis of contracts and regulations/potential of starting an independent media production company, record label, or online retail site. Sampling licenses/international copyright law and publishing.
4 hours lecture, 1 hour laboratory. (60 hours total per quarter.)
10955• MUS -050B-01W LectureTBATBAGOLDFARB, EDWARDONLINE
  Laboratory TBATBAGOLDFARB, EDWARDONLINE
Class runs from - . MUS -050B-01W: Offered via Internet. After registering, you must refer to course descriptions at www.foothill.edu/fga/ for information on how to begin.

MUS 50DINTRODUCTION TO THE VIDEO GAME BUSINESS3.5 Units
Introduction to the video game business including how games are designed, manufactured,marketed and distributed. Examines the differences between game publishers and game developers. Breaks down different career paths in the industry and how their roles are integrated such as producers, artists, programmers, marketers, testers, etc. Covers the various market places for games and how they differ.
2.5 hours lecture, 3 hours laboratory. (66 hours total per quarter.)
10960• MUS -050D-01W LectureTBATBABRUNO, JAMESONLINE
  Laboratory TBATBABRUNO, JAMESONLINE
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10954 MUS -050D-01Y Lecture12:30 PM-05:30 PMWBRUNO, JAMES1401
  Laboratory TBATBABRUNO, JAMESONLINE
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MUS 58ASONGWRITER'S WORKSHOP3.5 Units
Workshop course for beginning songwriters that focuses on basic songwriting styles and techniques. Different songwriting basic methods are presented. Students are assigned weekly songwriting projects. Class is appropriate for basic levels of songwriting competency.
2 hours lecture, 1 hour lecture-laboratory, 3 hours laboratory. (72 hours total per quarter.)
10783 MUS -058A-01Y Lecture07:00 PM-10:50 PMWBRUNO, JAMES1401
  Laboratory TBATBABRUNO, JAMESONLINE
  Laboratory TBATBABRUNO, JAMESONLINE
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10800• MUS -058A-02W LectureTBATBABRUNO, JAMESONLINE
  Laboratory TBATBABRUNO, JAMESONLINE
  Laboratory TBATBABRUNO, JAMESONLINE
Class runs from - . MUS -058A-02W: Offered via Internet. After registering, you must refer to course descriptions at www.foothill.edu/fga/ for information on how to begin.

MUS 58BMODERN SONG COMPOSITION3.5 Units
Workshop course for intermediate songwriters that focuses on contemporary and songwriting methodology. Different songwriting components and structures are presented. Students are assigned weekly songwriting projects and are expected to submit finished songs with all the necessary components. Course includes analytical listening and discussion of various songwriting styles. Class is appropriate for medium levels of songwriting competency.
2 hours lecture, 1 hour lecture-laboratory, 3 hours laboratory. (72 hours total per quarter.)
10801 MUS -058B-01Y Lecture07:00 PM-10:50 PMWBRUNO, JAMES1401
  Laboratory TBATBABRUNO, JAMESONLINE
  Laboratory TBATBABRUNO, JAMESONLINE
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10844• MUS -058B-02W LectureTBATBABRUNO, JAMESONLINE
  Laboratory TBATBABRUNO, JAMESONLINE
  Laboratory TBATBABRUNO, JAMESONLINE
Class runs from - . MUS -058B-02W: Offered via Internet. After registering, you must refer to course descriptions at www.foothill.edu/fga/ for information on how to begin.

MUS 58CADVANCED SONG STRUCTURE3.5 Units
Workshop course for advanced songwriters that focuses on higher-level topics such as Self Criticism, Rewriting and Co-Writing. Demonstrations of the practical use of technique and an understanding of the works of the most accomplished professional songwriters. Class is appropriate for advanced levels of songwriting competency.
2 hours lecture, 1 hour lecture-laboratory, 3 hours laboratory. (72 hours total per quarter.)
10845 MUS -058C-01Y Lecture07:00 PM-10:50 PMWBRUNO, JAMES1401
  Laboratory TBATBABRUNO, JAMESONLINE
  Laboratory TBATBABRUNO, JAMESONLINE
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10846• MUS -058C-02W LectureTBATBABRUNO, JAMESONLINE
  Laboratory TBATBABRUNO, JAMESONLINE
  Laboratory TBATBABRUNO, JAMESONLINE
Class runs from - . MUS -058C-02W: Offered via Internet. After registering, you must refer to course descriptions at www.foothill.edu/fga/ for information on how to begin.

MUS 60BPRODUCING IN THE HOME STUDIO II4 Units
In-depth operation of an audio/video recording studio in a small environment. Microphone selection and placement, creative sound treatments in non-traditional environments, and application of plug-in effects. Use of auxilliary tracks and busses. Mixing and mastering in various digital formats.
3 hours lecture, 3 hours laboratory. (72 hours total per quarter.)
10342• MUS -060B-02W LectureTBATBADONNER, MATTHEWONLINE
  Laboratory TBATBADONNER, MATTHEWONLINE
Class runs from - . MUS -060B-02W: Offered via Internet. After registering, you must refer to course descriptions at www.foothill.edu/fga/ for information on how to begin.

MUS 66CPRO TOOLS & VIRTUAL INSTRUMENTS4 Units
Creating and editing digital audio with Pro Tools and virtual instruments. Avid Pro Tools plug-ins including Boom, Vacuum, Xpand, Structure and Mini Grand. Third party software includes Native Instruments Kontakt, Reason and Ableton Live. History of sampling and loop based compositional techniques. Create, edit, and arrange drum beats. Configure filters, envelopes, modulation, and arpeggiators. Modify all synthesizer parameters to create unique sounds. Utilize Pro Tools MIDI Editor and Score Editor. Analyze variety of musical styles utilizing MIDI and Virtual Instruments for composition and production. Examples from recording artists including The Beatles, Dr. Dre, Michael Jackson, Peter Gabriel, Radiohead, Herbie Hancock, Rachmaninov and Miles Davis. Organize sound libraries for music production, TV, film, websites and video games.
2 hours lecture, 2 hours lecture-laboratory, 3 hours laboratory. (84 hours total per quarter.)
11056• MUS -066C-02W LectureTBATBATAMBLING, BRUCEONLINE
  Laboratory TBATBATAMBLING, BRUCEONLINE
  Laboratory TBATBATAMBLING, BRUCEONLINE
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MUS 81CMIXING & MASTERING WITH PRO TOOLS4 Units
Mixing and mastering multitrack recordings using Pro Tools. EQ, compression, reverb, delays, tempo maps, harmonic distortion, multi-band compression. Comparison and contrast of various styles of mixing including jazz, classical, country, rock, hip hop and electronica etc. Example exercises featuring professional recordings and mixes. Understanding and applying mixing concepts such as balance, dimension, and monitoring. Deliver final mixes that translate accurately to various speaker systems and listening environments.
2 hours lecture, 2 hours lecture-laboratory, 3 hours laboratory. (84 hours total per quarter.)
11057• MUS -081C-02W LectureTBATBATAMBLING, BRUCEONLINE
  Laboratory TBATBATAMBLING, BRUCEONLINE
  Laboratory TBATBATAMBLING, BRUCEONLINE
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MUS 82APRO TOOLS 101: INTRODUCTION TO PRO TOOLS4 Units
Introduction to Pro Tools with Avid Certification training material. Basic audio editing tools and techniques, plug-ins and mixing in the Pro Tools environment. Build sessions that include multitrack recordings of live instruments, MIDI sequences, virtual instruments, audio loops and beats. Practical experience with examples from major label recording artists and feature films. Understanding menus, windows, preferences and system configurations for Pro Tools in home studios and professional facilities. Intro to automation, dialog editing and audio post production for film and video. Required for Avid Pro Tools Certification.
2 hours lecture, 2 hours lecture-laboratory, 3 hours laboratory. (84 hours total per quarter.)
10572• MUS -082A-02W LectureTBATBAPREECE, TIMOTHYONLINE
  Laboratory TBATBAPREECE, TIMOTHYONLINE
Class runs from - . MUS -082A-02W: Offered via Internet. After registering, you must refer to course descriptions at www.foothill.edu/fga/ for information on how to begin.

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