Advanced Ensemble Writing

CW-211
Credits: 
2
Prerequisites: 
AR-112, CW-171, and CW-216
Electable by: 
All
Required of: 
CWPR majors
Semesters Offered: 
Fall, Spring, Summer
Location: 
Boston Campus
Courses may not be offered at the listed location(s) each semester. Consult my.berklee.edu for specific term availability.

Instruction in advanced small group writing concepts that encompasses sophisticated rhythm section scoring and groove writing, including writing for auxiliary percussion; an introduction to writing for voices and strings; background writing for horns, strings, and voices; manipulation of elements of large-scale form and structure; creation of complex, layered textures; and hybrid writing techniques involving sequencing and live players. In addition, the course will focus heavily on score and part preparation.

Department: 
CWP
Course chair: 
Andrea Pejrolo