Encore Choir

Course #:

MUS

4-467

Division:

Fine Arts

Department:

Music

Suggested Age:

13-18

Prerequisites:

Note: Possible for returning ODA members or by approval from instructor. Auditioned, this is a select group. Returning students or by approval from instructor. Musical
background preferred, but not required.

Encore Choir

Course Description:

Purpose

Develop advanced singing technique including but not limited to listening, breathing, intonation, reading music, articulation, and
artistry. Challenging repertoire suitable for concert performance and choir competition and includes solo opportunities.

Process

One weekly group rehearsal with individual rehearsals done by students during the subsequent week. Materials are provided. Class culminates into one performance at the end of each semester, community performances, choir tours, and/or competition.

Curriculum/Materials:

  • Advanced song literature is determined by the instructor.