Department of Defense Education Activity

MUV101E: Chorus A (2017)

Aligned to the NCAS (National Common Core Arts Standards), the Chorus A (nine-week) course is designed to involve students in three major overlapping kinds of musical involvement: singing, performing, and creating. The content includes, but is not limited to, the following concepts of folk music: American and international folk music; the fundamentals of music reading; the singing and playing of music; a survey of musical styles; composers and their times; the science of sound; acoustics and electronics; current musical events; the elements of music (rhythm, harmony, tone, color]; music of the theater opera, movies, and dance; and creative composition and performance.