MUS 211: Intro to Hawaiian Ensemble

Credits 2 Lecture Hours 1
Performance of Hawaiian music for groups of various sizes at an introductory level. Exploration of basic principles of history and development of ensemble performance. Students learn to play while singing. Ability to read music is not required. Repeatable up to 6 credits.

Grade of C or better in MUS 121Z, MUS 121F, MUS 121D, OR by instructor consent.

Course Outcomes
  • Discuss the history of Hawaiian music.
  • Apply basic musical concepts in accurate solo and ensemble performances.
  • Demonstrate professional performance practices.