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Sax 211: Saxophone Instruction for the Non-Major 1 credit

Prerequisites: Saxophone Audition.

This course is not offered this academic year.

Sax 221: Saxophone Instruction for the Non-Major 1 credit

Prerequisite: Sax 211.

This course is not offered this academic year.

Sax 231: Saxophone Instruction for the Non-Major 1 credit

Prerequisite: Sax 221.

This course is not offered this academic year.

Sax 241: Saxophone Instruction for the Non-Major 1 credit

Prerequisite: Sax 231.

This course is not offered this academic year.

Sax 251: Saxophone Instruction for the Non-Major 1 credit

Prerequisite: Sax 241.

This course is not offered this academic year.

Sax 261: Saxophone Instruction for the Non-Major 1 credit

Prerequisite: Sax 251.

This course is not offered this academic year.

Sax 271: Saxophone Instruction for the Non-Major 1 credit

Prerequisite: Sax 261.

This course is not offered this academic year.

Sax 281: Saxophone Instruction for the Non-Major 1 credit

Prerequisite: Sax 271.

This course is not offered this academic year.

Sax 291: Saxophone Instruction for the Non-Major 1 credit

Students enrolling in Sax 211-281 register with Sax 291. When the music department assigns a student to an instructor, Sax 291 changes to the appropriate catalog number. The middle digit indicates the number of semesters the student has completed the course (i.e., first instruction class, Sax 211; second instruction class, Sax 221; etc.). The last digit indicates the course credits.

Prerequisites: Saxophone Audition.

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Sax 311: Private Instruction for the Saxophone Minor 1 credit

Principal instrument only.

Prerequisites: Saxophone Audition.

This course is not offered this academic year.

Sax 321: Private Instruction for the Saxophone Minor 1 credit

Principal instrument only.

Prerequisite: Sax 311.

This course is not offered this academic year.

Sax 331: Private Instruction for the Saxophone Minor 1 credit

Principal instrument only.

Prerequisite: Sax 321.

This course is not offered this academic year.

Sax 341: Private Instruction for the Saxophone Minor 1 credit

Principal instrument only.

Prerequisite: Sax 331.

This course is not offered this academic year.

Sax 351: Private Instruction for the Saxophone Minor 1 credit

Principal instrument only.

Prerequisite: Sax 341.

This course is not offered this academic year.

Sax 361: Private Instruction for the Saxophone Minor 1 credit

Principal instrument only.

Prerequisite: Sax 351.

This course is not offered this academic year.

Sax 371: Private Instruction for the Saxophone Minor 1 credit

Principal instrument only.

Prerequisite: Sax 361.

This course is not offered this academic year.

Sax 381: Private Instruction for the Saxophone Minor 1 credit

Principal instrument only.

Prerequisite: Sax 371.

This course is not offered this academic year.

Sax 391: Saxophone Instruction for the Minor 1 credit

Students enrolling in Sax 311-381 register with Sax 391. When the music department assigns a student to an instructor, Sax 391 changes to the appropriate catalog number. The middle digit indicates the number of semesters the student has completed the course (i.e., first instruction class, Sax 311; second instruction class, Sax 321; etc.). The last digit indicates the course credits.

Prerequisites: Saxophone Audition.

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Sax 411: Freshman Saxophone 1 credit

A progressive study of the various aspects of Saxophone performance including embouchure, breathing, vibrato, tone production, finger technique, intonation, tonguing, altissimo register, mouthpiece selection, reed selection and adjustment, articulation, dynamics, phrasing and styling using the methods and studies of such composers as Rascher, Mule, Teal, Ferling and Karg-Elert; orchestral studies of Ronkin-Fracotti; solo and chamber literature of all style periods using the music of such composers as Handel, Eccles, Glazounov, Ibert, Heiden and Creston; junior and senior recitals.

Prerequisites: Saxophone Audition.

This course is not offered this academic year.

Sax 412: Freshman Saxophone 2 credits

A progressive study of the various aspects of Saxophone performance including embouchure, breathing, vibrato, tone production, finger technique, intonation, tonguing, altissimo register, mouthpiece selection, reed selection and adjustment, articulation, dynamics, phrasing and styling using the methods and studies of such composers as Rascher, Mule, Teal, Ferling and Karg-Elert; orchestral studies of Ronkin-Fracotti; solo and chamber literature of all style periods using the music of such composers as Handel, Eccles, Glazounov, Ibert, Heiden and Creston; junior and senior recitals.

Prerequisites: Bassoon Audition.

This course is not offered this academic year.

Sax 421: Freshman Saxophone 1 credit

A progressive study of the various aspects of Saxophone performance including embouchure, breathing, vibrato, tone production, finger technique, intonation, tonguing, altissimo register, mouthpiece selection, reed selection and adjustment, articulation, dynamics, phrasing and styling using the methods and studies of such composers as Rascher, Mule, Teal, Ferling and Karg-Elert; orchestral studies of Ronkin-Fracotti; solo and chamber literature of all style periods using the music of such composers as Handel, Eccles, Glazounov, Ibert, Heiden and Creston; junior and senior recitals.

Prerequisites: Sax 411-412 Prerequisite.

This course is not offered this academic year.

Sax 422: Freshman Saxophone 2 credits

A progressive study of the various aspects of Saxophone performance including embouchure, breathing, vibrato, tone production, finger technique, intonation, tonguing, altissimo register, mouthpiece selection, reed selection and adjustment, articulation, dynamics, phrasing and styling using the methods and studies of such composers as Rascher, Mule, Teal, Ferling and Karg-Elert; orchestral studies of Ronkin-Fracotti; solo and chamber literature of all style periods using the music of such composers as Handel, Eccles, Glazounov, Ibert, Heiden and Creston; junior and senior recitals.

Prerequisites: Sax 411-412 Prerequisite.

This course is not offered this academic year.

Sax 431: Sophomore Saxophone 1 credit

A progressive study of the various aspects of Saxophone performance including embouchure, breathing, vibrato, tone production, finger technique, intonation, tonguing, altissimo register, mouthpiece selection, reed selection and adjustment, articulation, dynamics, phrasing, and styling using the methods and studies of such composers as Rascher, Mule, Teal, Ferling, and Karg-Elert; orchestral studies of Ronkin-Fracotti; solo and chamber literature of all style periods using the music of such composers as Handel, Eccles, Glazounov, Ibert, Heiden, and Creston; junior and senior recitals.

Prerequisites: Sax 421-422 Prerequisite.

This course is not offered this academic year.

Sax 432: Sophomore Saxophone 2 credits

A progressive study of the various aspects of Saxophone performance including embouchure, breathing, vibrato, tone production, finger technique, intonation, tonguing, altissimo register, mouthpiece selection, reed selection and adjustment, articulation, dynamics, phrasing, and styling using the methods and studies of such composers as Rascher, Mule, Teal, Ferling, and Karg-Elert; orchestral studies of Ronkin-Fracotti; solo and chamber literature of all style periods using the music of such composers as Handel, Eccles, Glazounov, Ibert, Heiden, and Creston; junior and senior recitals.

Prerequisites: Sax 421-422 Prerequisite.

This course is not offered this academic year.

Sax 433: Sophomore Saxophone 3 credits

A progressive study of the various aspects of Saxophone performance including embouchure, breathing, vibrato, tone production, finger technique, intonation, tonguing, altissimo register, mouthpiece selection, reed selection and adjustment, articulation, dynamics, phrasing, and styling using the methods and studies of such composers as Rascher, Mule, Teal, Ferling, and Karg-Elert; orchestral studies of Ronkin-Fracotti; solo and chamber literature of all style periods using the music of such composers as Handel, Eccles, Glazounov, Ibert, Heiden, and Creston; junior and senior recitals.

Prerequisites: Sax 421-422 Prerequisite.

This course is not offered this academic year.

Sax 441: Sophomore Saxophone 1 credit

A progressive study of the various aspects of Saxophone performance including embouchure, breathing, vibrato, tone production, finger technique, intonation, tonguing, altissimo register, mouthpiece selection, reed selection and adjustment, articulation, dynamics, phrasing, and styling using the methods and studies of such composers as Rascher, Mule, Teal, Ferling, and Karg-Elert; orchestral studies of Ronkin-Fracotti; solo and chamber literature of all style periods using the music of such composers as Handel, Eccles, Glazounov, Ibert, Heiden, and Creston; junior and senior recitals.

Prerequisites: Sax 431-433 Prerequisite.

This course is not offered this academic year.

Sax 442: Sophomore Saxophone 2 credits

A progressive study of the various aspects of Saxophone performance including embouchure, breathing, vibrato, tone production, finger technique, intonation, tonguing, altissimo register, mouthpiece selection, reed selection and adjustment, articulation, dynamics, phrasing, and styling using the methods and studies of such composers as Rascher, Mule, Teal, Ferling, and Karg-Elert; orchestral studies of Ronkin-Fracotti; solo and chamber literature of all style periods using the music of such composers as Handel, Eccles, Glazounov, Ibert, Heiden, and Creston; junior and senior recitals.

Prerequisites: Sax 431-433 Prerequisite.

This course is not offered this academic year.

Sax 443: Sophomore Saxophone 3 credits

A progressive study of the various aspects of Saxophone performance including embouchure, breathing, vibrato, tone production, finger technique, intonation, tonguing, altissimo register, mouthpiece selection, reed selection and adjustment, articulation, dynamics, phrasing, and styling using the methods and studies of such composers as Rascher, Mule, Teal, Ferling, and Karg-Elert; orchestral studies of Ronkin-Fracotti; solo and chamber literature of all style periods using the music of such composers as Handel, Eccles, Glazounov, Ibert, Heiden, and Creston; junior and senior recitals.

Prerequisites: Sax 431-433 Prerequisite.

This course is not offered this academic year.

Sax 451: Junior Saxophone 1 credit

A progressive study of the various aspects of Saxophone performance including embouchure, breathing, vibrato, tone production, finger technique, intonation, tonguing, altissimo register, mouthpiece selection, reed selection and adjustment, articulation, dynamics, phrasing, and styling using the methods and studies of such composers as Rascher, Mule, Teal, Ferling, and Karg-Elert; orchestral studies of Ronkin-Fracotti; solo and chamber literature of all style periods using the music of such composers as Handel, Eccles, Glazounov, Ibert, Heiden, and Creston; junior and senior recitals.

Prerequisites: Sax 441-443 Prerequisite.

This course is not offered this academic year.

Sax 452: Junior Saxophone 2 credits

A progressive study of the various aspects of Saxophone performance including embouchure, breathing, vibrato, tone production, finger technique, intonation, tonguing, altissimo register, mouthpiece selection, reed selection and adjustment, articulation, dynamics, phrasing, and styling using the methods and studies of such composers as Rascher, Mule, Teal, Ferling, and Karg-Elert; orchestral studies of Ronkin-Fracotti; solo and chamber literature of all style periods using the music of such composers as Handel, Eccles, Glazounov, Ibert, Heiden, and Creston; junior and senior recitals.

Prerequisites: Sax 441-443 Prerequisite.

This course is not offered this academic year.

Sax 453: Junior Saxophone 3 credits

A progressive study of the various aspects of Saxophone performance including embouchure, breathing, vibrato, tone production, finger technique, intonation, tonguing, altissimo register, mouthpiece selection, reed selection and adjustment, articulation, dynamics, phrasing, and styling using the methods and studies of such composers as Rascher, Mule, Teal, Ferling, and Karg-Elert; orchestral studies of Ronkin-Fracotti; solo and chamber literature of all style periods using the music of such composers as Handel, Eccles, Glazounov, Ibert, Heiden, and Creston; junior and senior recitals.

Prerequisites: Sax 441-443 Prerequisite.

This course is not offered this academic year.

Sax 461: Junior Saxophone 1 credit

A progressive study of the various aspects of Saxophone performance including embouchure, breathing, vibrato, tone production, finger technique, intonation, tonguing, altissimo register, mouthpiece selection, reed selection and adjustment, articulation, dynamics, phrasing, and styling using the methods and studies of such composers as Rascher, Mule, Teal, Ferling, and Karg-Elert; orchestral studies of Ronkin-Fracotti; solo and chamber literature of all style periods using the music of such composers as Handel, Eccles, Glazounov, Ibert, Heiden, and Creston; junior and senior recitals.

Prerequisites: Sax 451-453 Prerequisite.

This course is not offered this academic year.

Sax 462: Junior Saxophone 2 credits

A progressive study of the various aspects of Saxophone performance including embouchure, breathing, vibrato, tone production, finger technique, intonation, tonguing, altissimo register, mouthpiece selection, reed selection and adjustment, articulation, dynamics, phrasing, and styling using the methods and studies of such composers as Rascher, Mule, Teal, Ferling, and Karg-Elert; orchestral studies of Ronkin-Fracotti; solo and chamber literature of all style periods using the music of such composers as Handel, Eccles, Glazounov, Ibert, Heiden, and Creston; junior and senior recitals.

Prerequisites: Sax 451-453 Prerequisite.

This course is not offered this academic year.

Sax 463: Junior Saxophone 3 credits

A progressive study of the various aspects of Saxophone performance including embouchure, breathing, vibrato, tone production, finger technique, intonation, tonguing, altissimo register, mouthpiece selection, reed selection and adjustment, articulation, dynamics, phrasing, and styling using the methods and studies of such composers as Rascher, Mule, Teal, Ferling, and Karg-Elert; orchestral studies of Ronkin-Fracotti; solo and chamber literature of all style periods using the music of such composers as Handel, Eccles, Glazounov, Ibert, Heiden, and Creston; junior and senior recitals.

Prerequisites: Sax 451-453 Prerequisite.

This course is not offered this academic year.

Sax 471: Senior Saxophone 1 credit

A progressive study of the various aspects of Saxophone performance including embouchure, breathing, vibrato, tone production, finger technique, intonation, tonguing, altissimo register, mouthpiece selection, reed selection and adjustment, articulation, dynamics, phrasing, and styling using the methods and studies of such composers as Rascher, Mule, Teal, Ferling, and Karg-Elert; orchestral studies of Ronkin-Fracotti; solo and chamber literature of all style periods using the music of such composers as Handel, Eccles, Glazounov, Ibert, Heiden, and Creston; junior and senior recitals.

Prerequisites: Sax 461-463 Prerequisite.

This course is not offered this academic year.

Sax 472: Senior Saxophone 2 credits

A progressive study of the various aspects of Saxophone performance including embouchure, breathing, vibrato, tone production, finger technique, intonation, tonguing, altissimo register, mouthpiece selection, reed selection and adjustment, articulation, dynamics, phrasing, and styling using the methods and studies of such composers as Rascher, Mule, Teal, Ferling, and Karg-Elert; orchestral studies of Ronkin-Fracotti; solo and chamber literature of all style periods using the music of such composers as Handel, Eccles, Glazounov, Ibert, Heiden, and Creston; junior and senior recitals.

Prerequisites: Sax 461-463 Prerequisite.

This course is not offered this academic year.

Sax 473: Senior Saxophone 3 credits

A progressive study of the various aspects of Saxophone performance including embouchure, breathing, vibrato, tone production, finger technique, intonation, tonguing, altissimo register, mouthpiece selection, reed selection and adjustment, articulation, dynamics, phrasing, and styling using the methods and studies of such composers as Rascher, Mule, Teal, Ferling, and Karg-Elert; orchestral studies of Ronkin-Fracotti; solo and chamber literature of all style periods using the music of such composers as Handel, Eccles, Glazounov, Ibert, Heiden, and Creston; junior and senior recitals.

Prerequisites: Sax 461-463 Prerequisite.

This course is not offered this academic year.

Sax 481: Senior Saxophone 1 credit

A progressive study of the various aspects of Saxophone performance including embouchure, breathing, vibrato, tone production, finger technique, intonation, tonguing, altissimo register, mouthpiece selection, reed selection and adjustment, articulation, dynamics, phrasing, and styling using the methods and studies of such composers as Rascher, Mule, Teal, Ferling, and Karg-Elert; orchestral studies of Ronkin-Fracotti; solo and chamber literature of all style periods using the music of such composers as Handel, Eccles, Glazounov, Ibert, Heiden, and Creston; junior and senior recitals.

Prerequisites: Sax 471-473 Prerequisite.

This course is not offered this academic year.

Sax 482: Senior Saxophone 2 credits

A progressive study of the various aspects of Saxophone performance including embouchure, breathing, vibrato, tone production, finger technique, intonation, tonguing, altissimo register, mouthpiece selection, reed selection and adjustment, articulation, dynamics, phrasing, and styling using the methods and studies of such composers as Rascher, Mule, Teal, Ferling, and Karg-Elert; orchestral studies of Ronkin-Fracotti; solo and chamber literature of all style periods using the music of such composers as Handel, Eccles, Glazounov, Ibert, Heiden, and Creston; junior and senior recitals.

Prerequisites: Sax 471-473 Prerequisite.

This course is not offered this academic year.

Sax 483: Senior Saxophone 3 credits

A progressive study of the various aspects of Saxophone performance including embouchure, breathing, vibrato, tone production, finger technique, intonation, tonguing, altissimo register, mouthpiece selection, reed selection and adjustment, articulation, dynamics, phrasing, and styling using the methods and studies of such composers as Rascher, Mule, Teal, Ferling, and Karg-Elert; orchestral studies of Ronkin-Fracotti; solo and chamber literature of all style periods using the music of such composers as Handel, Eccles, Glazounov, Ibert, Heiden, and Creston; junior and senior recitals.

Prerequisites: Sax 471-473 Prerequisite.

This course is not offered this academic year.

Sax 491: Saxophone Instruction for the Major/Principal 1 credit

Students enrolling in Sax 411-481 register with Sax 491. When the music department assigns a student to an instructor, Sax 491 changes to the appropriate catalog number. The middle digit indicates the number of semesters the student has completed the course (i.e., first instruction class, Sax 411; second instruction class, Sax 421; etc.). The last digit indicates the course credits.

Prerequisites: Saxophone Audition.

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Sax 492: Saxophone Instruction for the Major/Principal 2 credits

Students enrolling in Sax 412-482 register with Sax 492. When the music department assigns a student to an instructor, Sax 492 changes to the appropriate catalog number. The middle digit indicates the number of semesters the student has completed the course (i.e., first instruction class, Sax 412; second instruction class, Sax 422; etc.). The last digit indicates the course credits.

Prerequisites: Saxophone Audition.

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Sax 493: Saxophone Instruction for the Major/Principal 3 credits

Students enrolling in Sax 433-483 register with Sax 493. When the music department assigns a student to an instructor, Sax 493 changes to the appropriate catalog number. The middle digit indicates the number of semesters the student has completed the course (i.e., first instruction class, Sax 433; second instruction class, Sax 443; etc.). The last digit indicates the course credits.

Prerequisites: Saxophone Audition.

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Sax 610: Saxophone: Non-Performance Major 1 credit

Prerequisites: Saxophone Audition.

This course is not offered this academic year.

Sax 611: Saxophone 1 credit

Prerequisites: Saxophone Audition.

This course is not offered this academic year.

Sax 612: Saxophone 2 credits

Prerequisites: Saxophone Audition.

This course is not offered this academic year.

Sax 613: Saxophone 3 credits

Prerequisites: Saxophone Audition.

This course is not offered this academic year.

Sax 614: Saxophone 4 credits

Prerequisites: Saxophone Audition.

This course is not offered this academic year.

Sax 620: Saxophone: Non-Performance Major 1 credit

Prerequisite: Sax 610.

This course is not offered this academic year.

Sax 621: Saxophone 1 credit

Prerequisites: Sax 611-614 Prerequisite.

This course is not offered this academic year.

Sax 622: Saxophone 2 credits

Prerequisites: Sax 611-614 Prerequisite.

This course is not offered this academic year.

Sax 623: Saxophone 3 credits

Prerequisites: Sax 611-614 Prerequisite.

This course is not offered this academic year.

Sax 624: Saxophone 4 credits

Prerequisites: Sax 611-614 Prerequisite.

This course is not offered this academic year.

Sax 630: Saxophone: Non-Performance Major 1 credit

Prerequisite: Sax 620.

This course is not offered this academic year.

Sax 631: Saxophone 1 credit

Prerequisites: Sax 621-624 Prerequisite.

This course is not offered this academic year.

Sax 632: Saxophone 2 credits

Prerequisites: Sax 621-624 Prerequisite.

This course is not offered this academic year.

Sax 633: Saxophone 3 credits

Prerequisites: Sax 621-624 Prerequisite.

This course is not offered this academic year.

Sax 634: Saxophone 4 credits

Prerequisites: Sax 621-624 Prerequisite.

This course is not offered this academic year.

Sax 640: Saxophone: Non-Performance Major 1 credit

Prerequisite: Sax 630.

This course is not offered this academic year.

Sax 641: Saxophone 1 credit

Prerequisites: Sax 631-634 Prerequisite.

This course is not offered this academic year.

Sax 642: Saxophone 2 credits

Prerequisites: Sax 631-634 Prerequisite.

This course is not offered this academic year.

Sax 643: Saxophone 3 credits

Prerequisites: Sax 631-634 Prerequisite.

This course is not offered this academic year.

Sax 644: Saxophone 4 credits

Prerequisites: Sax 631-634 Prerequisite.

This course is not offered this academic year.

Sax 690: Saxophone: Non-Performance Major 1 credit

Prerequisites: Saxophone Audition.

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Sax 691: Saxophone 1 credit

Prerequisites: Saxophone Audition.

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Sax 692: Saxophone 2 credits

Prerequisites: Saxophone Audition.

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Sax 693: Saxophone 3 credits

Prerequisites: Saxophone Audition.

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Sax 694: Saxophone 4 credits

Prerequisites: Saxophone Audition.

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