Andrew O'Brien

Adjunct Faculty

Music

480-461-7575

Classes Taught

Fall 2020

MUP130 Beginning Group Piano 1 Credits
Basic introduction to playing piano through music reading, chords, rhythmic, and written activities. Designed for those with little or no piano experience. Prerequisites: None.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
35123
LIVE ONLINE
Live Online
Lecture/Lab
08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020
Mo
5:45 PM - 7:00 PM

Class Started

Notes: Live Online classes have sessions that meet online on specific days and times. Attendance in these sessions will be at the discretion of the instructor, and additional work will be required on the student’s own time. Access to a computer or mobile device with Internet connection is required. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Class 35123 Students may contact instructor at: andrew.obrien@mesacc.edu

40314
LIVE ONLINE
Live Online
Lecture/Lab
08/26/2020 - 12/18/2020
We
5:45 PM - 7:00 PM

Class Started

Notes: Live Online classes have sessions that meet online on specific days and times. Attendance in these sessions will be at the discretion of the instructor, and additional work will be required on the student’s own time. Access to a computer or mobile device with Internet connection is required. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Class 40314 Students may contact instructor at: andrew.obrien@mesacc.edu

MUP131 Class Piano I 1 Credits
Development of beginning piano techniques and the fundamentals of music including basic hand position, music-reading skills of melodic and harmonic material, major scales, transposition, and harmonizations including the I, IV, V7 chords. Prerequisites: None.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
35125
LIVE ONLINE
Live Online
Lecture/Lab
08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020
Mo
5:45 PM - 7:00 PM

Class Started

Notes: Live Online classes have sessions that meet online on specific days and times. Attendance in these sessions will be at the discretion of the instructor, and additional work will be required on the student’s own time. Access to a computer or mobile device with Internet connection is required. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Class 35125 Students may contact instructor at: andrew.obrien@mesacc.edu

40315
LIVE ONLINE
Live Online
Lecture/Lab
08/26/2020 - 12/18/2020
We
5:45 PM - 7:00 PM

Class Started

Notes: Live Online classes have sessions that meet online on specific days and times. Attendance in these sessions will be at the discretion of the instructor, and additional work will be required on the student’s own time. Access to a computer or mobile device with Internet connection is required. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Class 40315 Students may contact instructor at: andrew.obrien@mesacc.edu

MUP132 Class Piano II 1 Credits
Continuation of Piano I with emphasis on elementary piano techniques including major and minor scales, transposition, improvisation, and sight reading. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in MUP131 or permission of Instructor.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
40317
LIVE ONLINE
Live Online
Lecture/Lab
08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020
Mo
5:45 PM - 7:00 PM

Class Started

Notes: Live Online classes have sessions that meet online on specific days and times. Attendance in these sessions will be at the discretion of the instructor, and additional work will be required on the student’s own time. Access to a computer or mobile device with Internet connection is required. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Class 40317 Students may contact instructor at: andrew.obrien@mesacc.edu

40318
LIVE ONLINE
Live Online
Lecture/Lab
08/26/2020 - 12/18/2020
We
5:45 PM - 7:00 PM

Class Started

Notes: Live Online classes have sessions that meet online on specific days and times. Attendance in these sessions will be at the discretion of the instructor, and additional work will be required on the student’s own time. Access to a computer or mobile device with Internet connection is required. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Class 40318 Students may contact instructor at: andrew.obrien@mesacc.edu

MUP231 Class Piano III 1 Credits
Development of intermediate piano techniques including selected solo literature, transposition of harmonic patterns, and secondary dominants. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in MUP132 or permission of Instructor.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
40319
LIVE ONLINE
Live Online
Lecture/Lab
08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020
Mo
5:45 PM - 7:00 PM

Class Started

Notes: Live Online classes have sessions that meet online on specific days and times. Attendance in these sessions will be at the discretion of the instructor, and additional work will be required on the student’s own time. Access to a computer or mobile device with Internet connection is required. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Class 40319 Students may contact instructor at: andrew.obrien@mesacc.edu

40320
LIVE ONLINE
Live Online
Lecture/Lab
08/26/2020 - 12/18/2020
We
5:45 PM - 7:00 PM

Class Started

Notes: Live Online classes have sessions that meet online on specific days and times. Attendance in these sessions will be at the discretion of the instructor, and additional work will be required on the student’s own time. Access to a computer or mobile device with Internet connection is required. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Class 40320 Students may contact instructor at: andrew.obrien@mesacc.edu

MUP232 Class Piano IV 1 Credits
Continuation of Piano III including modulation techniques, improvisation of piano accompaniments, advanced chromatic harmony, and sight reading of advanced literature. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in MUP231 or permission of Instructor.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
40321
LIVE ONLINE
Live Online
Lecture/Lab
08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020
Mo
5:45 PM - 7:00 PM

Class Started

Notes: Live Online classes have sessions that meet online on specific days and times. Attendance in these sessions will be at the discretion of the instructor, and additional work will be required on the student’s own time. Access to a computer or mobile device with Internet connection is required. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Class 40321 Students may contact instructor at: andrew.obrien@mesacc.edu

40323
LIVE ONLINE
Live Online
Lecture/Lab
08/26/2020 - 12/18/2020
We
5:45 PM - 7:00 PM

Class Started

Notes: Live Online classes have sessions that meet online on specific days and times. Attendance in these sessions will be at the discretion of the instructor, and additional work will be required on the student’s own time. Access to a computer or mobile device with Internet connection is required. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Class 40323 Students may contact instructor at: andrew.obrien@mesacc.edu

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