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MUSC:707 Advanced Guitar & Ensemble Music05/30-06/27  

Students should have basic abilities on how to play the guitar. This class will consist of playing different genres of music in a group setting. Students will be taught basic theory and do lots of playing. Acoustic guitars only. Cost for adults 60 and over $44.50.

  • Registration Code= 201715 60692
  • Meeting Dates= 05/30-06/27
  • Meeting Days= T
  • Meeting Times= 7:31 p.m. - 9:29 p.m.
  • Location= Flo Valley - Communications 114
  • Instructor= Christina Springer
  • Fees= $ 69.00
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314-984-7777
 
MUSC:705 Beginning Guitar & Ensemble Music06/01-07/06  

Students should have basic abilities on how to play the guitar. This class will consist of playing different genres of music in a group setting. Students will be taught basic theory and do lots of playing. Acoustic guitars only. Cost for adults 60 and over $44.50.

  • Registration Code= 201715 60687
  • Meeting Dates= 06/01-07/06
  • Meeting Days= Th
  • Meeting Times= 7:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
  • Location= Flo Valley - Communications 114
  • Instructor= Christina Springer
  • Fees= $ 69.00
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314-984-7777
 
  Guitar: Beginning06/06-07/18  

***ROOM CHANGED FROM SW102 TO HW 102***This class is for students who have never played a guitar and have no background in music. The class will cover tuning, string changing, how to select a new guitar and a brief history of the guitar. Students will learn to play first position and open position chords, simple scales, melodies and right hand strumming techniques. We will introduce tablature and guitar notation. Must bring own (acoustic) guitar and an extra set of strings. No text required. Cost for adults 60 and over $44.50.

  • Registration Code= 201715 60686
  • Meeting Dates= 06/06-07/18
  • Meeting Days= T
  • Meeting Times= 7 p.m. - 9 p.m.
  • Location= Meramec - Humanities West Bld 102
  • Instructor= James Renz
  • Fees= $ 69.00
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314-984-7777
 
MUSC:720 Harmonica: Beginning06/14-06/14  

*** CLASS ON 6/21, 6/28 MOVED FROM SW to MC-CE *** The harmonica is a fun and easy musical instrument to learn. In just three sessions you will be able to play dozens of folk and campfire type songs. Fee includes student guide/song-book and a 10-hole, "C" diatonic harmonica. Instructor is a member of the Gateway Harmonica club. Cost for adults 60 and over $32.00.

  • Registration Code= 201715 60685
  • Meeting Dates= 06/14-06/14
  • Meeting Days= W
  • Meeting Times= 6:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
  • Location= Meramec - Science West Bldg 108
  • Instructor= CE Org Staff
  • Fees= $ 39.00
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314-984-7777
 
MUSC:717 Intoduction to Choir Music05/30-06/27  

***CLASS WITHDRAWN_FV 114***This class will work on vocal warm ups, sing beginning choir music and learn basic music theory. Cost for adults 60 and over $39.50.

  • Registration Code= 201715 60689
  • Meeting Dates= 05/30-06/27
  • Meeting Days= T
  • Meeting Times= 4:1 p.m. - 5:29 p.m.
  • Location= Flo Valley - Communications 114
  • Instructor= Christina Springer
  • Fees= $ 59.00
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314-984-7777
 
MUSC:711 Piano: Advanced Beginning05/30-06/27  

Learn: more advanced rhythms - dotted rhythms and triplets, major chords and their functions, staccato playing, major scales & exercises, and expression marks & phrasing. 'Pop' music introduced. Songs will be played in major keys. There is a review at course's beginning if needed. Prerequisite: Basic knowledge of keyboard and letter names of notes recommended. Text and headphones with 1/4 inch adapter required. Cost for adults 60 and over $44.50.

  • Registration Code= 201715 60688
  • Meeting Dates= 05/30-06/27
  • Meeting Days= T
  • Meeting Times= 5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
  • Location= Flo Valley - Communications 114
  • Instructor= Christina Springer
  • Fees= $ 69.00
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314-984-7777
 
MUSC:710 Piano: Beginning06/01-07/06  

In this enjoyable, relaxed approach to the piano, you will learn: 1) the letter names of notes and where they are on the keyboard, 2) simple chords to accompany melodies, 3) easy rhythm patterns, 4) pedaling. Text and headphones with 1/4 inch adapter required. Course is intended for those with little or no piano or music experience. Cost for adults 60 and over $44.50.

  • Registration Code= 201715 60690
  • Meeting Dates= 06/01-07/06
  • Meeting Days= Th
  • Meeting Times= 5:31 p.m. - 7:29 p.m.
  • Location= Flo Valley - Communications 114
  • Instructor= Christina Springer
  • Fees= $ 69.00
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314-984-7777
 
MUSC:725 Songwriting: The Art and Discipline06/29-08/03  

***CLASS WITHDRAWN*** In this class we will look at the intricacies of crafting original songs, the pleasure and therapeutic value of this mode of self-expression, the many stylistic ┐approaches┐ to writing a song, the barriers (both realistic and self-imposed) to finishing and sharing an original song, and examples throughout music history of both successful and unsuccessful songs, and the personal stories behind them. Students will get to share favorite songs from the popular music canon, and bring in works of their own to share and get feedback. Cost for adults 60 and over $54.50.

  • Registration Code= 201715 60770
  • Meeting Dates= 06/29-08/03
  • Meeting Days= Th
  • Meeting Times= 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
  • Location= Meramec - Social Science Bldg 105
  • Instructor= Kevin Renick
  • Fees= $ 89.00
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314-984-7777
 
  The Basics of Reading Music06/01-07/06  

***CLASS WITHDRAWN*** Learn the basics information to understand how to read music. Learn about notes, time signatures, key signatures, rhythms and more. Text required. Cost for adults 60 and over $29.50.

  • Registration Code= 201715 60691
  • Meeting Dates= 06/01-07/06
  • Meeting Days= Th
  • Meeting Times= 4 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
  • Location= Flo Valley - Communications 114
  • Instructor= Christina Springer
  • Fees= $ 49.00
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314-984-7777