2018-2019 Undergraduate Bulletin

MUS 115 The Art of Singing: Vocal Technique (was Intro to Vocal Technique)

3 hours 

This course introduces the beginning student to singing as a form of artistic expression and communication. Students learn and perform a variety of vocal genres representing a variety of periods and cultures, including classical, pop, musical theatre, jazz, and other contemporary vocal styles. The course also explains, analyzes and critiques vocal technique as a means of enhancing the communicative power of singing.




Ability to sing a simple song with correct rhythm and pitch and a pleasant tonal quality


This course satisfies the John Jay College Option: Communications area of the Gen Ed Program.