In the capstone course, you will write and perform a 24-measure musical composition in A A B A song form. This culminating project will combine the skills and knowledge you learn and provides an opportunity for you to demonstrate your growth as a musician.
Developing Your Musicianship Specialization
Develop your skills as a musician. Deepen your understanding of music theory to develop your skills as a musician.
About This Specialization
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Designed to help you practice and apply the skills you learn.
Highlight your new skills on your resume or LinkedIn.
- Beginner Specialization.
- No prior experience required.
Developing Your MusicianshipUpcoming session: Dec 11
- 7 weeks of study, 3-5 hours/week
- English, Ukrainian, Portuguese (European), Chinese (Simplified), Portuguese (Brazilian), Spanish, Lithuanian
About the CourseLearn the basic concepts and approaches needed to understand, create, and perform contemporary music. If you have a passion for music and are curious about how it works, or if you are a musician who learned to play by ear without formal stu
Musicianship: Chord Charts, Diatonic Chords, and Minor KeysUpcoming session: Nov 27
- 4 weeks of study, 3-5 hours a week
About the CourseAfter a tremendous response from learners on Coursera, Berklee Online has created a Developing Your Musicianship specialization, and this course is the second course in the series. If you have a basic knowledge of music theory or if you have c
Musicianship: Tensions, Harmonic Function, and Modal InterchangeCurrent session: Nov 20
- 4 weeks of study, 3-5 hours a week.
About the CourseAfter a tremendous response from learners on Coursera, Berklee Online has created a Developing Your Musicianship specialization, and this course is the third course in the series. If you have a general understanding of music theory or if you have c
Developing Your Musicianship: Final ProjectUpcoming session: Jan 15
- 4 weeks of study, 2-3 hours/week
About the Capstone ProjectThis course will guide you through the final project for the Developing Your Musicianship Specialization. This course will continue to help you apply the musical concepts you learned throughout the specialization, enabling you to create and p
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