Henri A. Benard

Adjunct Faculty

Music

Classes Taught

Spring 2022

MUC210 Advanced Industry Topics: Concert Promotion and Touring 3 Credits
Operation, scope, and career opportunities in the music business. Focuses on advanced aspects of concert promotion, touring and festival production. Areas of focus include marketing, planning, operations, talent buying, and budgeting for profitable and successful music-performance stage shows.
Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in MUC109, or permission of Instructor or Department or Division Chair.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
28569
Online Course
Online (On Your Time)
Lecture
01/18/2022 - 03/11/2022

Class Ended

Notes: This is an Online class that does not meet at specific class times. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device, and Internet access, unless otherwise specified. 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 28569 Students may contact instructor at: henri.benard@mesacc.edu.

For enrollment permission, please contact Dzintra Malins at: dzintra.malins@mesacc.edu or call the Music Department office at 480-461-7575.

MUC293 Self Promotion for Music 1 Credits
Designed to provide the skills and knowledge required for effective self-promotion. Focus on career goal development, market analysis, communication and networking skills, and the development of a self-promotional campaign. Prerequisites: None.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
28570
Online Course
Online (On Your Time)
Lecture
01/18/2022 - 03/11/2022

Class Ended

Notes: This is an Online class that does not meet at specific class times. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device, and Internet access, unless otherwise specified. 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 28570 Students may contact instructor at: henri.benard@mesacc.edu

Spring Flex Start 2022

MUC180 Computer Literacy for the Music Business 3 Credits
Basic computer literacy, including business applications used in the Music Industry, with hands-on experience.
Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in MUC109, or permission of Instructor or Department or Division Chair.
General Education Designations: Computer/Statistics/Quantitative Application [CS] 
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
35216
Online Course
Online (On Your Time)
Lecture/Lab
03/21/2022 - 05/13/2022

Class Ended

Notes: This is an Online class that does not meet at specific class times. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device, and Internet access, unless otherwise specified. 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 35216 Students may contact instructor at alexandra.perdue@mesacc.edu

MUC242 Music Genres and Styles 2 Credits
Operation and development of creative skills in the commercial music production process. Geared towards music producers and emphasizing analysis and comprehension of commercial music styles and genres, including: pop, country, rock, soul, rhythm and blues, funk, and hip-hop. Study of the thematic organization of popular musical styles. Prerequisites: None.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
30199
Online Course
Online (On Your Time)
Lecture
03/21/2022 - 05/13/2022

Class Ended

Notes: This is an Online class that does not meet at specific class times. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device, and Internet access, unless otherwise specified. 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 30199 Students may contact instructor at: henri.benard@mesacc.edu.

Fall 2022

MUC242 Music Genres and Styles 2 Credits
Operation and development of creative skills in the commercial music production process. Geared towards music producers and emphasizing analysis and comprehension of commercial music styles and genres, including: pop, country, rock, soul, rhythm and blues, funk, and hip-hop. Study of the thematic organization of popular musical styles. Prerequisites: None.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
30655
Online Course
Online (On Your Time)
Lecture
08/22/2022 - 10/07/2022

Open

16 of 20
Seats Available

Notes: This is an Online class that does not meet at specific class times. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device, and Internet access, unless otherwise specified. 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.

Students may contact instructor at henri.benard@mesacc.edu

MUC293 Self Promotion for Music 1 Credits
Designed to provide the skills and knowledge required for effective self-promotion. Focus on career goal development, market analysis, communication and networking skills, and the development of a self-promotional campaign. Prerequisites: None.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
36287
Online Course
Online (On Your Time)
Lecture
08/22/2022 - 10/14/2022

Open

11 of 20
Seats Available

Notes: This is an Online class that does not meet at specific class times. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device, and Internet access, unless otherwise specified. 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 36287 Students may contact instructor at: henri.benard@mesacc.edu

Fall Flex Start 2022

MUC180 Computer Literacy for the Music Business 3 Credits
Basic computer literacy, including business applications used in the Music Industry, with hands-on experience.
Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in MUC109, or permission of Instructor or Department or Division Chair.
General Education Designations: Computer/Statistics/Quantitative Application [CS] 
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
31248
Online Course
Online (On Your Time)
Lecture/Lab
10/17/2022 - 12/16/2022

Open

13 of 18
Seats Available

Notes: This is an Online class that does not meet at specific class times. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device, and Internet access, unless otherwise specified. 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 31248 Students may contact instructor at: henri.benard@mesacc.edu or alexandra.perdue@mesacc.edu

MUC210 Advanced Industry Topics: Concert Promotion and Touring 3 Credits
Operation, scope, and career opportunities in the music business. Focuses on advanced aspects of concert promotion, touring and festival production. Areas of focus include marketing, planning, operations, talent buying, and budgeting for profitable and successful music-performance stage shows.
Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in MUC109, or permission of Instructor or Department or Division Chair.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
29272
Online Course
Online (On Your Time)
Lecture
10/17/2022 - 12/16/2022

Open

21 of 25
Seats Available

Notes: This is an Online class that does not meet at specific class times. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device, and Internet access, unless otherwise specified. 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 29272 For enrollment permission, please contact Dzintra Malins at: dzintra.malins@mesacc.edu or call the Music Department office at 480-461-7575.

Students may contact instructor at henri.benard@mesacc.edu

MUC216 Music Workshop/Seminar 1 Credits
Workshop seminar in commercial music disciplines. Prerequisites: None.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
31519
Live Online
Live Online
Lecture
11/07/2022 - 12/05/2022
Mo
5:30 PM - 8:10 PM

Open

10 of 10
Seats Available

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 31519 Students may contact instructor at: henri.benard@mesacc.edu

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