Music Fundamentals

PW-110
Credits: 
2
Prerequisites: 
None
Electable by: 
All
Required of: 
All entering students testing into this course.
Semesters Offered: 
Fall, Spring, Summer
Courses may not be offered at the listed location(s) each semester. Consult my.berklee.edu for specific term availability.

The study of music fundamentals and their use in contemporary popular music for students with no prior literacy in music. This study includes aural analysis of contemporary songs, including form, chord quality, and the role of the rhythm section. It will lead to a basic understanding of harmony, bass lines, rhythmic language, and form.

Department: 
HARM
Course chair: 
George Russell Jr.