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AA in Music

The Associate of Arts Degree in Music is a two-year program designed to prepare students for the continued study of music and/or future professional employment in the field of music. Graduates receive an Associate of Arts degree in Music.

Students entering the program with the intent to perform will gain valuable experience and performance skills performing in our various choirs and our unique multi-instrument ensemble. The various levels of study in vocal, instrumental, theory, musicianship, and keyboard skills will supply students with the necessary abilities to excel in those areas when they complete the music program at Rio Hondo College.

To acquire the Associate of Arts Degree in Music, it is necessary to complete the graduation requirements of the College along with the courses in the curriculum tab.

Major Advising Sheet: Music 18-19

To acquire the Associate of Arts Degree in Music, it is necessary to complete the graduation requirements of the College along with the following courses:

Required Courses
MUS 101 Fundamentals of Music 3
MUS 103 *Music Theory I 3
MUS 104 *Music Theory II 3
MUS 106 *Beginning Musicianship I 3
MUS 107 *Beginning Musicianship II 3
MUS 145 Beginning Piano I 1.5
MUS 146 *Beginning Piano II 1.5
MUS 147 *Intermediate Piano I 1.5
MUS 148 *Intermediate Piano II 1.5
MUS 156 *Intermediate Musicianship I 3
MUS 157 *Intermediate Musicianship II 3
Choose 4 courses from the following list:
MUS 116 Music Ensemble for Diverse Instruments I 2.5
MUS 117 *Music Ensemble for Diverse Instruments II 2.5
MUS 120 Concert Choir I 2
MUS 134 *Chamber Singers 2
MUS 138 Masterworks Chorale 2
MUS 139 *Advanced Concert Choir 2
MUS 216 *Advanced Music Ensemble for Diverse Instruments I 2.5
MUS 217 Advanced Music Ensemble for Diverse Instruments II 2.5
MUS 220 Concert Choir II 2
MUS 234 *Advanced Chamber Singers 2

Units Required: 35 – 37
*Prerequisite