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Course Description

Music - MUSIC 137

Sight Singing and Ear Training 1 (2-0) 2 Cr. Hrs.

Course Description

This course will focus on sight singing melodies. The course will also include simple rhythmic, melodic and harmonic dictations. There will be exploration of intervals; tonic and dominant chords in root position, first and second inversion; and non-harmonic tones.


(A requirement that must be completed before taking this course.)

  • A basic knowledge of scales, key signatures, intervals and triads.

Course Competencies

Upon successful completion of the course, the student should be able to:

  • Transcribe in music notation aurally presented rhythm patterns.
  • Identify aurally presented common intervals.
  • Identify aurally presented common triads.
  • Transcribe aurally presented simple melodies.
  • Perform simple rhythms at sight.
  • Perform simple melodies at sight.
  • Perform melodies using the movable-Do system.

Course Schedule

Currently no sections of this class are being offered.