Music: Mariachi Specialization

Certificate of Proficiency
Career/Technical (Major Code: 02543)

Program Student Learning Outcome Statement

  • Students will play and sing traditional mariachi music, including all of the standard mariachi song-types: son jalisciense, huapango, ranchera, bolero, son jarocho and joropo.
  • Student will demonstrate an understanding of mariachi history, style and performance practices.
Program Requirements
Music Fundamentals and Mariachi History Courses
MUS 101MUSIC THEORY I3
MUS 102MUSIC THEORY II3
MUS 111AURAL SKILLS I1
MUS 113AURAL SKILLS II1
MUS 202DEVELOPMENT OF MARIACHI: STYLE AND CULTURE3
Mariachi Performance Courses (2)
Select any two of the following:2
INTRODUCTION TO MARIACHI PERFORMANCE I
INTRODUCTION TO MARIACHI PERFORMANCE II
MARIACHI GARIBALDI I
MARIACHI GARIBALDI II
Total Units13