Private Lesson 5: Violin

Course Code: MAJ 3016

Academic Year: 2020-2021

This course is complimentary to Creative Development 1 or 2 and is comprised of a series of weekly one-hour major instrument private lessons designed to prepare students for their third year recital. Students are instructed in all areas pertaining to their instrument including tone production, technique, reading, phrasing, improvisation, musicality and ensemble performance. Near the end of the third year, students must complete a third year recital that incorporates relevant repertoire and techniques and is evaluated by a panel of faculty members. This showcase is in the form of a public recital of fifty to fifty-five minutes in length and is made up of original compositions, songs or arrangements by the students in consultation with their major instrument private teacher and Creative Development instructor.