The Commercial Music Certificate 2 (professional) in Performance is a more advanced program of study that builds on the certificate 1 expertise learned in jazz, popular, and commercial music styles. The professional certificate is designed for advanced students pursuing a professional in the music industry as performers who do not need a complete four-year academic degree program. The emphasis is on expanding fundamental knowledge and practical performance experience to enhance a performance-based career.
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- Identify commercial music styles and analyze their applications in today's music world.
- Recognize style influences and create their own songs/arrangements using melody and chords.
- Identify production approaches that define a variety of styles.
- Recognize and analyze identifiable rhythms and progressions. Create your own rhythms and progressions.
Certificate in Commercial Music 2 (Professional) - Performance
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