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
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
Select 4 units of the following:4
INTRODUCTION TO MARIACHI PERFORMANCE I
INTRODUCTION TO MARIACHI PERFORMANCE II
INTRODUCTION TO MARIACHI PERFORMANCE III
INTRODUCTION TO MARIACHI PERFORMANCE IV
MARIACHI GARIBALDI I
MARIACHI GARIBALDI II
MARIACHI GARIBALDI III
MARIACHI GARIBALDI IV
Total Units15