MUT 5316: Orchestration
Course Description for Orchestration
Prerequisite: MUT 2117
Description: This course provides an intensive study of scoring techniques for the symphony orchestra and wind ensemble. Students will learn about the characteristics of string, woodwind, brass, and percussion instruments. They will analyze works from a wide range of stylistic and historical contexts, and they will be asked to arrange new and existing compositions for a variety of small and large ensembles.