MUS 119

MUS 119 Syllabus

Music Therapy Requirements

 

TESTS/QUIZES

Final Exam Fall 2016

MWF

Quiz 2

Fingerstyle Test

TuTh

Quiz 2

Vocabulary Written Quiz

SONGS QUIZ    (OCTOBER 14)

 

Women Guitarists

Link to my youtube channel for this course (I have a playlist titled MUS 119)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5u5pIhHIlo4&list=PLeabajlF1ZHyw6ONQmSwaRgFZRhrLc0Ek

 

Other Online Resources and Videos

Online website for tabs, lyrics, and chords for most popular music

http://www.ultimate-guitar.com/

Online retailers for ordering sheet music (GSP) and guitar equipment (strings by mail)

https://www.gspguitar.com/

https://www.stringsbymail.com/

 

Supplementary Documents

Course Packet

 

BASIC GUITAR VOCABULARY

Guitar Vocabulary

 

ACOUSTICS OF THE GUITAR AND MUSIC

Acoustics Vocabulary

Harmonic Series

Harmonic Series Article

Guitar Harmonics

 

HOW INTERVALS AND CHORDS WORK, INTERVAL NOTATION AND SOLFEGE

Chord Math

Scale Math

Chord Equations

 

TIME AND RHYTHM

Vocabulary for Time and Rhythm

Words for Rhythms

Levels of Time and Rhythm

 

ANATOMY OF THE UPPER BODY AND TECHNIQUE

Anatomy, Physiology, and Technique Vocabulary

Technique Vocabulary

MUS 118 Technique Vocabulary Final

RH Position and Attack

Joints

Muscles

Body Mapping

Types of Motion

 

Images for Anatomy

Hands (Bones)

Muscles and Tendons in the Hand

The Hand Again

Bones of the Arm

Anatomy of the Arm

Sternoclavical Joint

 

PRACTICING:

Effective Learning Techniques

Concise Practice Method

How To Practice

The Advanced Practice Process

How Top Players Practice

Aaron Shearor Memorization Method

How slow to practice: 16th note= 60

I DON'T HAVE TIME TO PRACTICE:

http://www.nydailynews.com/life-style/average-american-watches-5-hours-tv-day-article-1.1711954

Article 1

http://www.bls.gov/news.release/atus.nr0.htm

Article 2

 

Practice Log

CHORD PROGRESSIONS

Chord Progression

Chord Progressions (Integer Notation)

Scales (Integer Notation)

 

IMPROVISING

Guidelines for Improvising

 

TECHNIQUE AND EXERCISE BOOKS:

Technique

Advanced Technique

Fernando Sor

Exercises

Carlevaro

Holding The Guitar

Moving the Right Hand and Arm

Muscular Fatigue (Tension)

Toques of the Right Hand

 

SOLFEGE

Fixed Solfege

Unfixed Solfege (For Major and Minor Scales)

Parallel Modes

Relative Modes

 

SCALES, BAR CHORDS, AND ARPEGGIOS:

Movable Scales

Movable Scales and Barre Chords

D Type Barre Chords

Arpeggio Patterns

Diminished and Whole Tone Scales

G Type Scales

Jazz Chords

D and G type chords

 

SIGHT READING

Note Locations On Staff and Neck

 

Songs

Jazz Tunes

HALL LEONARD SONGS WITH PAGE NUMBERS

Blues 12
Ode To Joy 12
Yankee Doodle 14
He’s A Jolly Good Fellow 16
Aura Lee 16
When The Saints Go Marching In 23
Greensleeves 25
Shenandoah 29
Red River Valley 31
Free jaques 33
Star Spangled Banner 34

Jose Fought the Battle Of Jericho 53
Angels We Have Heard On High 59
La Bamba 62
Joy To The World 63
Midnight Special 67
Swing Low Sweet Chariot 73
We Three Kings 82
God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen 120
Deep River 122

Movable Power Chords (90-93)
Pentatonic Scale (86-88)
Movable Scales (118-120)
Jam Session (130-132)
Slide, Hammer On, Bend, Pull Off, (126-129)

 

 

Amazing Grace

Traditional

https://tabs.ultimate-guitar.com/m/misc_traditional/amazing_grace_ver2_crd.htm

 

Can't Buy Me Love

The Beatles

https://tabs.ultimate-guitar.com/t/the_beatles/cant_buy_me_love_ver2_crd.htm

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3ul_8m1n5AI

 

Eight Days a Week

The Beatles

https://tabs.ultimate-guitar.com/t/the_beatles/eight_days_a_week_ver5_crd.htm

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=V7hZb_ytlrg

 

Hotel California

The Eagles

https://tabs.ultimate-guitar.com/e/eagles/hotel_california_ver2_crd.htm

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iqODbP1T3nk

 

Halo

Beyonce

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bnVUHWCynig

https://tabs.ultimate-guitar.com/tab/759809

 

You Aint Goin Nowhere

Bob Dylan (song writer)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aHsU8HaeJnE

The Byrds (Cover)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=s2JnDKvuNzw

https://tabs.ultimate-guitar.com/t/the_byrds/you_aint_goin_nowhere_crd.htm

 

Drowsy Maggie (Reel)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WlRxyQSJDpA

 

My Girl

Temptations

https://tabs.ultimate-guitar.com/t/the_temptations/my_girl_crd.htm

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6IUG-9jZD-g

 

Oye Como Va

Tito Puente

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZFpCALtVUcE

Santana

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8NsJ84YV1oA

 

Three Little Birds

Bob Marley

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zaGUr6wzyT8

https://tabs.ultimate-guitar.com/b/bob_marley/three_little_birds_crd.htm

 

Off The Wall

Michael Jackson

https://tabs.ultimate-guitar.com/m/michael_jackson/off_the_wall_crd.htm

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=f1Iu4YEU7Y4

Rock With You

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5X-Mrc2l1d0

 

Rock Me Baby

Muddy Waters

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cR0PhrqDD3s

B. B. King

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Q7k_-7cy6GY

Eric Clapton

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1h1bHCTthmI

 

Freight Train

Merle Travis and Joe Maphis

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oQFpEoglPXg

Lenny Breau

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OFFkbu0_J6A

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DX9re6k9k8c

 

Nine Pound Hammer

Merle Travis

https://tabs.ultimate-guitar.com/j/john_prine/nine_pound_hammer_crd.htm

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=btVAuFMpNr4

Lenny Breau

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=18tFEYyYYZ0

Lenny's Radio

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FOFqqLsTQoU

 

Ashokan Farewell

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1gcZWJEXSKs

 

Red Wing

Chet Atkins

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8KqY5x2Glws

 

Impressions

John Coltrane

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-mZ54FJ6h-k

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8Vai7lTj4aI

 

Some Day My Prince Will Come

Snow White

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0niwn2pOEno

Bill Evans

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5Wd--YgSCfA

 

Girl From Ipanema

Goão Gilberto, Stan Getz, and Antonio Carlos Jobim (Composer)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=c5QfXjsoNe4

Frank Sinatra and Antonio Carlos Jobim (Composer)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NldPFVKYmiw

 

Blue Bossa

Joe Henderson

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=U7eOs5lERww

Bossa Nova Rhythm Pattern

 

Happy Birthday

 

EXTRA CONTENT IF TIME:

Flamenco

The Phrygian Cadence

http://www.jonwoodguitarist.com/what-makes-music-work/2015/1/8/what-makes-flamenco-work-the-andalusian-cadence

Compas for Dance Accompaniment

 

Solea Compas

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Wt-ud37r6IU

Paco Pēna

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qGJ9S3Is6lY

Jon Wood

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7-YXvuB58_w

 

Farruca Compas

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aSQyYTjGT6c

Paco Pena

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X02F3YiGIgM

 

Tangos Compas

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ColivGxOKfc

Paco De Lucia

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5X-LThQcRKo

Rhumba

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LNGxetuHKCc&index=13&list=PLeabajlF1ZHyw6ONQmSwaRgFZRhrLc0Ek

 

Classical Guitar

Mauro Giuliani (1781-1829), Study in C Major

My Recording on YouTube:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5u5pIhHIlo4

 

Classical Guitar Composers and Performers

Mauro Concerto for Guitar in A Major, Opus 30, Performed By John Williams

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5lMmFdWnXwc

 

Renaissance: John Dowland (1563-1626), Performed by Julian Bream and Peter Pears

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WI4Y7jo3fmU

 

Baroque: Johanne Sebastian Bach (1685-1750), Performed by Andreas Segovia

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yNw3KkhkopA

 

Classical/Romantic: Fernando Sor (1778-1839), Performed by Bill Kannengiser

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uAJCiExXP40

 

Toru Takimitsu (1930-1996),  Performed by Jon Wood

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=x2SVBnt2e-c

 

 

Fingerstyle/Arpeggios/Classical Guitar Performers

Rene Izquierdo

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_sIOv2FqNSQ

Paul Galbraith

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2oyhlad64-s

John Williams

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sONzXMyIvBQ

Segovia

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sONzXMyIvBQ

Christopher Parkening

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0iX8tsA0N7E

Pepe Romero

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WHLkl4JMyzY

Julian Bream

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xYCefndTiPM

11 String Guitar

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YzP6mkPVzm0

Hopkinson Smith Lute

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AXzYt-r3Eig

Hopkinson Smith Baroque Guitar

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xyNB-sCRACA

Theorbo

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qeUcGD4rRRc

Nigel North

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cz6M98-LcTo

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZBywlk79GBc

 

Flamenco

Paco Pena

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qGJ9S3Is6lY

Paco De Lucia

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2oyhlad64-s

 

Pop Music

John Mayer

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AzsEzD2fVwE

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NLDjw4M_578

 

Jazz

Joe Pass

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FMC-4xDK8gk

Martin Taylor

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sW7pTd4rGW

Lenny Breau

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LhGjQ3QPydA

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZzaSBfe1-OQ

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PGcJAA4S6HQ

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=44PDpwYpSEU