MU229 Marching Band Methods 1 credit

This course is designed to introduce the student to various philosophies and pragmatic approaches to managing and teaching a secondary marching band program. Topics covered in this course will include various methods of teaching, organizing and administering the marching band, including charting, arranging, movement, drill and dealing with percussion and support units (e.g., flags, twirlers). Current computer technology used in creating marching drill will be taught.