Organ Construction and Design (2 hrs.)   [Archived Catalog]

MUS 460 - Organ Construction and Design (2 hrs.)

Credits, 2 sem. hrs.
This course will provide the student in the organ performance field a sense of the history of the development of pipe organ construction and design through the last 700 years, thus giving them background for the understanding of the various facets of national styles and periods they will face in learning the literature of the organ. It will also prepare them to act as a consultant in designing specifications of new instruments for churches and educational institutions in the future job market.