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MUSICAL ORGANIZATIONS (MUO)
 
(Auditions are required for some organizations. Contact the Department of Music for specific information)
Lower division credit is for 1st and 2nd year students. Upper division credit is for 3rd and 4th year students and reflects increased responsibility and leadership within the section and/or ensemble as assigned by the conductor/director. Graduate credit requires assisting the conductor/director with logistics, rehearsals, and presentation of concerts. Each number to be repeated four times for a two-year sequence of the course.
 
MUO 111, 411 Concert Choir 1 cr ea
 
MUO 115, 415 University Chorale ½ cr ea
 
MUO 116, 416

South Alabama Opera Theatre (SALOT)

½ cr ea
A performing ensemble dedicated to training students in the fundamentals of stage craft, performance, and production through experience with music for the stage. Standards of opera, operetta, and American musical theater are explored in scene exercises and fully-staged productions on and off campus. Enrollment is open to all students through audition or permission of the instructor.
 
MUO 117, 417

University Symphony Band

1 cr ea
 
MUO 118, 418

Woodwind Ensemble

½ cr ea
 
MUO 119, 419

Brass Ensemble

½ cr ea
 
MUO 120, 420

Percussion Ensemble

½ cr ea
The study and performance of literature for all combinations of percussion instruments.
 
MUO 121, 421

Jazz Band

½ cr ea
The ensemble study of jazz with an emphasis on literature and live performance.
 
MUO 122

Basketball Prep Band

1 cr

Pending the game schedule, a schedule of rehearsals and games will be determined prior to the opening game and continue throughout the basketball season. Credit will be offered in fall and spring semesters and this course can be repeated for credit. This course credit can also be used to satisfy PE requirements.

 
MUO 124, 424

Piano Ensemble

½ cr ea
The study and performance of chamber music and piano-ensemble literature. Required of piano majors
 
MUO 125, 425

Guitar Ensemble

½ cr ea
The study and performance of ensemble literature for guitar. Required of guitar majors.
 
MUO 126

Collegium Musicum

½ cr ea
A performing ensemble dedicated to the combined chamber music experience of both vocal and instrumental forces focusing on music written before 1800. Open to all university students.
 
MUO 511

Concert Choir

1 cr
 
MUO 516

University Opera Theatre

½ cr
Study of acting and interpretive techniques, and participation in all aspects of opera production.
 
MUO 517

University Symphony Band

1 cr
 
MUO 518

Woodwind Ensemble

½ cr
The study and performance of ensemble literature for woodwind ensembles.
 
MUO 520

Percussion Ensemble

½ cr
The study and performance of literature for all combinations of percussion instruments.
 
MUO 521

Jazz Band

½ cr

The ensemble study of jazz with an emphasis on literature and live performance.

 
 

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