Skip to main content

MUSA 3130 Orchestration (Spring: 3 )


Course Description

The study of individual instruments of the orchestra and their groupings. Score readings and analytical studies of important orchestra works from the baroque, classical, and romantic to the modern period. Expert musicians from the Boston area will come to class to demonstrate and perform student works. Monthly field trips to Jordan Hall at the New England Conservatory for concerts of orchestral music by the New England Conservatory Philharmonic. The final project will be a work for chamber orchestra composed by the student.


Schedule: Periodically

Instructor(s): Thomas Oboe Lee

Prerequisites: Must have successfully completed MUSA3100 or Must have successfully completed MUSA3106 or Must have successfully completed MUSA3120 or Permission of instructor required

Cross listed with:

Comments: Theory Course


Last Updated: 10-Jun-16