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Modesto Junior College

Music

Upcoming Events

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Division Events & Concerts Spring 2019

Happy New Year!

January


Martin Luther King, Jr Holiday
January 21
Campus Closed

February


Lincoln Holiday
Friday, February 15
Campus Closed

Washington Holiday
Monday, February 18
Campus Closed

MJC Faculty Music Concert
Friday, February 22 at 7pm
MJC, Recital Hall
$12 General / $10 Students & Seniors
Tickets Available Online & At the Door
Anne Martin / martinan@yosemite.edu

Guitarraganza 2019!
February 28 - March 2
MJC, Recital Hall
For a full list of activities, times and locations please click here

April

 

Electronic Music Concert
Wednesday, April 3 at 7pm
Recital Hall (Music 108), East Campus
*Free Concert*

Applied Voice Recital
Tuesday, April 8 at 7pm
Recital Hall (Music 108), East Campus
Cathryn Tortell / tortellc@yosemite.edu
* Free Concert *

42nd Annual Celebration of the Humanities
MJC Art Gallery
April 16 to 25
Monday-Thursday
11:00am-5:00pm
Artist Reception Thursday, April 18  5:30-7:30pm
Awards will be handed out at 6:00pm
*Light refreshments will be served

New Music Concert
Friday, April 12 at 7pm
Performing and Media Arts Center, Main Auditorium
David Dow / dowd@yosemite.edu
* Free Concert * 

String Concert
Friday, April 12 at 7pm
Recital Hall (Music 108), East Campus
Anne Martin / martinan@yosemite.edu
* Free Concert *

Beginning Voice Recital
Monday, April 15 at 7pm
Recital Hall (Music 108), East Campus
Duana Demus Leslie / demus-leslied@yosemite.edu
*Free Concert*

Jazz Band Concert
Monday, April 15 at 7pm
Performing and Media Arts Center, Main Auditorium
Erik Maki / makie@yosemite.edu
* Free Concert *

Wind & Brass Concert
Thursday, April 18 at 7pm
Recital Hall (Music 108), East Campus
*Free Concert*
Erik Maki / makie@yosemite.edu

Piano Enrichment Concert
Friday, April 19 at 7pm
Recital Hall (Music 108), East Campus
Janisse Foresti / forestij@yosemite.edu
* Free Concert

Symphonic Band Concert
Monday, April 22 at 7pm
Performing and Media Arts Center, Main Auditorium
*Free Concert*
Erik Maki / makie@yosemite.edu

'From Russia with Love'
Community Orchestra Concert
Tuesday, April 23 at 7pm
Tickets: $5 General / $2 Students
Tickets available at the door
Performing and Media Arts Center, Main Auditorium
Anne Martin / martinan@yosemite.edu

Community Concert Band
Wednesday, April 24 at 7pm
Performing and Media Arts Center, Main Auditorium
*Free Concert*
Erik Maki / makie@yosemite.edu

Applied Piano Concert
Thursday, April 25 at 7pm
Recital Hall (Music 108), East Campus
*Free Concert*
Alejandro Sabre / sabrea@yosemite.edu

The French Connection
Choral Concert

Friday, April 26 at 7pm
Tickets $6 General / $3 Students & Seniors
Performing and Media Arts Center, Main Auditorium
Cathryn Tortell / tortellc@yosemite.edu
Tickets are available at the Box Office, and at the door beginning 90 minutes prior to performance

May

Finals Week
April 29 - May 3
For information regarding finals schedule please check the mjc website 

Commencement
Friday, May 3, 2019


MJC Music Program

The MJC Music Program offers courses for students wishing to earn an associate’s degree in music, general education courses for non-music majors, and courses designed for community members. These include a comprehensive curriculum of music theory and musicianship.

Ensemble and production courses include Concert and Symphonic Bands, Day and Evening Jazz Bands, Concert and Chamber Choirs, Masterworks Chorus, Community Orchestra, Guitar Orchestra, opera/musical theatre productions, chamber music performances, and electronic music productions.

The program also offers applied studies in piano, organ, harpsichord, guitar, voice, violin/viola, cello/bass, woodwinds, and brass/percussion, as well as survey courses such as Music Appreciation, Introduction to World Music, Introduction to American Popular Music, and History of Western Music.

MJC Symphonic Band Concert directed by Erik Maki
MJC Symphonic Band Concert Directed by Professor Erik Maki

MJC Orchestra Directed by Anne Martin
MJC Orchestra Directed by Professor Anne Martin

Dr laitz

MJC MusicTheory Class with Dr. Steven Laitz,
Directed by Dr. Alejandro Sabre, Spring 2016 

MJC Guitar Concert, Directed by David Chapman

MJC Guitar Concert, Directed by Dr. David Chapman

 A.A. Degree: Music

To earn an Associate in Arts Degree in this major, the student must complete the requirements detailed in the Career Technical Education Pathway (p.71) or the University Preparation Pathway (p. 69) which include completion of the requirements below (except where listed as recommended). Students who plan to transfer to a four-year school are strongly advised to meet with a member of the music faculty.

Consult the MJC College Catalog for the latest listing of degree and skills recognition award requirements.

 

 Music Majors - Piano Performance

 Music Majors - Course Outline

 

 

 

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