Advanced Ear Training 1

Advanced Ear Training 1

ET-411-001, 2 credits             Prerequisite: Ear Training 4 or Solfege 2

Monday 11-1, taught by Lydia Okumura


In Advanced Ear Training, you’ll learn to sing and aurally identify intervals in tonal and non-tonal situations. The course is intended to bridge the gap between relative pitch and hearing by interval alone, and to prepare you for singing atonal music.


Rhythmic Ear Training

Rhythmic Ear Training

ET 341-001, 2 credits              Prerequisite: Ear Training 2

Tuesday 2-4, taught by Bertram Lehmann


Harmonic Ear Training 2

ET-332-001, 2 credits             Prerequisite: Harmonic ET 1 or teacher’s permission

Monday 11-1, taught by Jane Potter


In Harmonic Ear Training 2, you'll learn to hear chord progressions containing modal interchange, secondary II-7 V7’s, Sub V’s and more. You'll develop your ability to transcribe chords and melodies without an instrument, recognize tensions on chords and recognize and use upper structure triads.

Harmonic Ear Training 1

ET-331-001, -002, -003, 2 credits                   Prerequisite: Ear Training 2, Harmony 2

Section 001: Tuesday 1-3, taught by John Funkhouser

Section 002: Friday 9-11, taught by Jane Potter

Section 003: Tuesday, 11-1, taught by Roberta Radley


World Music Ear Training

ET-321-001, 2 credits          Prerequisite: Ear Training 2

Tuesday 4-6, taught by Bertram Lehmann


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