Office: JO 3.902
Office Phone #:
Office Hours: Th 12:30-1:30 PM
Class Held In:
JO Performance Hall (Before
entering JO [standing by the giant statue on your left] you will
see several sets of glass doors to your right. Go into one of these
doors and there's the Performance Hall.)
March 19-April 9, 2002
Music Workshop will have the same syllabus, only with different
The focus of this workshop is to form music groups or bands that
will create—by way of jam sessions—unique compositional musical
transformations of the poems/paintings named on this web-site.
The musical compositions of this workshop will be for the purpose
of gathering ideas, skills, & motivation to create the actual
final transformation that each student must present for the course
in early May. In the process, important elements of music will be
explored. There is a
required 3-5 page research paper. For this workshop you will need to spend at least 30 minutes
outside of class—usually creating and rehearsing with your music
group/band—for each day the class meets.
more than 5% of the students in the class are absent or late (starting
usually at 11:05AM,) there will be a short quiz over the
readings/content of the workshop. If
you miss a quiz due to absence or because you are late, it cannot be
made up and will count against your grade.
Band or group performance on 4/4/02 and 4/9/02
(Click on Requirements
for the Music Workshop)
Daily participation in class or with band/music group.
Preparation for class—bringing instruments, etc.