Andrew O'Brien

Adjunct Faculty

Music

480-461-7575

Classes Taught

Spring 2022

MUP102AD Private Instruction: Piano 2 Credits
Private Instruction emphasizing musicianship, literature, technique and performance. Four-course sequence designed for university transfer equivalency. Instruction provided on voice, piano, harpsichord, organ, guitar, trumpet, French horn, trombone, baritone horn, tuba, flute, oboe, clarinet, bassoon, saxophone, violin, viola, violoncello, contrabass, bass guitar, percussion, and harp. Prerequisites: None.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
28476
Dobson Campus
Instructor Office
Private Instruction
Lecture/Lab
01/18/2022 - 05/13/2022

Class Ended

MUP130 Introduction to Class Piano 1 Credits
Basic introduction to piano techniques and fundamentals of music including hand position, sight-reading of both melodic and harmonic materials, and the introduction of scale patterns. Designed for those with little or no piano experience. Prerequisites: None.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
28487
Dobson Campus
In Person
Lecture/Lab
01/19/2022 - 05/13/2022
MoWe
5:45 PM - 7:00 PM

Class Ended

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
28547
Dobson Campus
In Person
Lecture/Lab
01/19/2022 - 05/13/2022
MoWe
5:45 PM - 7:00 PM

Class Ended

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
30029
Dobson Campus
In Person
Lecture/Lab
01/19/2022 - 05/13/2022
MoWe
5:45 PM - 7:00 PM

Class Ended

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
30423
Dobson Campus
In Person
Lecture/Lab
01/19/2022 - 05/13/2022
MoWe
5:45 PM - 7:00 PM

Class Ended

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
30424
Dobson Campus
In Person
Lecture/Lab
01/19/2022 - 05/13/2022
MoWe
5:45 PM - 7:00 PM

Class Ended

Fall 2022

MUP130 Introduction to Class Piano 1 Credits
Basic introduction to piano techniques and fundamentals of music including hand position, sight-reading of both melodic and harmonic materials, and the introduction of scale patterns. Designed for those with little or no piano experience. Prerequisites: None.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
29711
Dobson Campus
In Person
Lecture/Lab
08/22/2022 - 12/16/2022
MoWe
5:45 PM - 7:00 PM

Open

7 of 14
Seats Available

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
29713
Dobson Campus
In Person
Lecture/Lab
08/22/2022 - 12/16/2022
MoWe
5:45 PM - 7:00 PM

Open

7 of 14
Seats Available

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
30806
Dobson Campus
In Person
Lecture/Lab
08/22/2022 - 12/16/2022
MoWe
5:45 PM - 7:00 PM

Open

7 of 14
Seats Available

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
30808
Dobson Campus
In Person
Lecture/Lab
08/22/2022 - 12/16/2022
MoWe
5:45 PM - 7:00 PM

Open

7 of 14
Seats Available

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
30810
Dobson Campus
In Person
Lecture/Lab
08/22/2022 - 12/16/2022
MoWe
5:45 PM - 7:00 PM

Open

7 of 14
Seats Available

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