Master Course Syllabus · Visual and Performing Arts · Music Lect/Ens - MUSI
International Phonetic Alphabet (IPA) for Singers
- Master Course Syllabus
- Section ALL
- 1 Credits
- 01/01/2019 to 08/31/2019
- Modified 08/08/2019
1 lecture and 1 lab hour per week; 32 total contact hours; Credit: 1 semester hour
A study of the International Phonetic Alphabet (IPA) and its application to singing in English, Italian, German, and French (ACGM). While some grammatical rules will be taught, this course does not teach the language. Students will be able to perform songs in English in a way that demonstrates accurate singing diction while learning basic symbols of the International Phonetic Alphabet (IPA)
Audition and acceptance into the vocal music program
Core Curriculum Statement
This course is not a core curriculum course.
1. Identify IPA symbols and their sounds.
2. Accurately reproduce sounds associated with IPA symbols.
3. Transcribe texts with appropriate IPA symbols.
4. Perform songs in English, Italian, German, and/or French in a way that demonstrates accurate diction.
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