Through private lessons that meet for 30 minutes once per week, this course is designed to help the student percussionist develop proficiency in one or more of the following four areas of percussion study: drum set, keyboard percussion, hand percussion, and/or band/orchestral percussion. The student will also study relevant aspects of musical genre, performance practice, music theory, and music literacy. This course may be repeated for a maximum of 8 credits.Artistic ExpressionPrerequisite: MUS 1200 Beginning Music Theory or MUS 1201 Introduction to Music Theory or permission of instructor.