MUS 1139 Contemporary Gospel Ensemble
The performance and presentation of mixed-voice choral literature from the African-American, spiritual and contemporary worship and praise music tradition. The ensemble will present at least one public concert per semester.
Division: Liberal Arts, Communication and Social Sciences
Repeatable Credit: Yes
Offered Online: No
- Rehearse and present contemporary African American gospel music in a mixed voice choral format.
- Articulate the correct stylistic characteristics of gospel music in the appropriate manner using proper vocal technique and tonal color.
- Learn the fundamentals of presenting a concert, including wearing proper attire, stage etiquette, stage presence, microphone technique, and singing in proper choral formation. Present these learned fundamentals in a public concert on and off-campus.
Credit Hours: 1
Classroom Hours: 1
Lab Hours: 2