MUO: Music: Opera/Musical Theatre Courses

College:Arts, Social Sciences and Humanities

Courses

MUO 3503   Advanced Opera Studio

1 sh (may be repeated indefinitely for credit)

Study of the techniques of characterization, dramatic analysis, and ensembles singing in English and foreign languages. Special emphasis is given to the study of scenes from the standard operatic repertoire which are presented before the public in a series of opera scenes recitals. Audition and permission required. Open to junior and senior levels only.

MUO 4504   Opera Workshop

3 sh (may be repeated for up to 12 sh of credit)

An interdisciplinary, performance-oriented study of the techniques of characterization, dramatic analysis, and ensemble singing in English and foreign languages. Special emphasis is given to the study of scenes from the standard operatic repertoire which are presented before the public in a recital in order to integrate singing skills and characterization skills for opera and musical theatrical performance.