Elementary Theory - 3-3
MuSC B4ab. A study of common practice harmony. Hours: 54 lect for each 3 unit course. CCS: Liberal Arts and Sciences. Offered: F (MUSC B4a) S (MUSC B4b). Transferable: UC, CSU and private colleges. BC GE C; CSU GE C.1; IGETC 3.A.
MUSC B4a: Diatonic harmony including scales, key signatures, triad and seventh chord construction and 4-part voice leading including phrase structure. Prerequisite: MUSC B2 with a grade of C or better or evaluation by instructor of theory fundamentals. Recommended: Reading - 1evel prior to transfer. Corequisite: MUSC B15a.
MUSC B4b: Chromatic harmony from secondary dominants through augmented sixth chords including simple form analysis and modulation. Prerequisite: MUSC B4a with a grade of C or better or evaluation by instructor of theory fundamentals. Recommended: Reading - 1 level prior to transfer. Corequisite: MUSC B15b and MUSC B230b.