Paul W. Brewer

Residential Faculty - Music

Music

480-461-7887

Classes Taught

Fall 2021

MHL204 Hip-Hop Music and Culture 3 Credits
A history of Hip-Hop's musical and artistic elements and how cultural, social, political, and economic conditions have shaped its evolution.
Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in ENG101 or ENG107, or permission of Instructor.
General Education Designations: Cultural Diversity in the US [C], Humanities, Fine Arts & Design [HU], Literacy & Critical Inquiry [L] 
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
23839
Dobson Campus
Online (On Your Time)
Lecture
08/23/2021 - 12/17/2021

Closed

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 23839 Students may contact instructor at: paul.brewer@mesacc.edu

23947
Dobson Campus
Online (On Your Time)
Lecture
08/23/2021 - 12/17/2021

Class Started

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 23947 Students may contact instructor at: paul.brewer@mesacc.edu

MHL241 Music History and Literature to 1750 3 Credits
In-depth study of music history from the primitive era through the Baroque period.
Prerequisites or Corequisites: A grade of C or better in MTC155 and MTC156, or permission of Instructor.
General Education Designations: Humanities, Fine Arts & Design [HU] 
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
22700
Dobson Campus
Online (On Your Time)
Lecture
08/23/2021 - 12/17/2021

Class Started

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 22700 Students may contact instructor at: paul.brewer@mesacc.edu

MUP102BQ Private Instruction: Saxophone 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
22733
Dobson Campus
TBA
Private Instruction
Lecture/Lab
08/21/2021 - 12/17/2021

Class Started

Notes: Class 22733 Registration is by department permission only. To register please visit: https://www.mesacc.edu/departments/music/private-instruction

MUP162 Band 1 Credits
Designed to emphasize instrumental techniques and the preparation of all styles of band literature for ensemble performance. Includes public performances. Prerequisites: None.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
22893
Dobson Campus
TBA
In Person
Lecture/Lab
08/24/2021 - 12/17/2021

Class Started

Notes: Class 22893 This section is for woodwind players only. For auditions or other information please contact Paul Brewer at paul.brewer@mesacc.edu

MUP163 Jazz Ensemble 1 Credits
Practical and performance experience in various jazz styles. Prerequisites: None.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
22800
Dobson Campus
PA 229
In Person
Lecture/Lab
08/23/2021 - 12/17/2021
MoWe
1:00 PM - 2:15 PM

Closed

Fall Flex Start 2021

MUE207 Woodwinds Methods II 1 Credits
Continuation of Woodwinds Methods I with additional emphasis on skills including ensemble performance, transposition, increasing range and literature.
Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in MUE107 or permission of Instructor.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
38014
Dobson Campus
PA 229
In Person
Lecture/Lab
09/07/2021 - 12/17/2021
TuTh
1:00 PM - 2:15 PM

Class Started

Spring 2022

MHL204 Hip-Hop Music and Culture 3 Credits
A history of Hip-Hop's musical and artistic elements and how cultural, social, political, and economic conditions have shaped its evolution.
Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in ENG101 or ENG107, or permission of Instructor.
General Education Designations: Cultural Diversity in the US [C], Humanities, Fine Arts & Design [HU], Literacy & Critical Inquiry [L] 
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
29467
Dobson Campus
Online (On Your Time)
Lecture
01/18/2022 - 05/13/2022

Closed

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 29467 Students may contact instructor at: paul.brewer@mesacc.edu

MHL242 Music History and Literature 1750 to Present 3 Credits
In-depth study of music history from the Classical period through the Contemporary period.
Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in MHL241 or permission of instructor.
General Education Designations: Humanities, Fine Arts & Design [HU] 
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
28543
Dobson Campus
Online (On Your Time)
Lecture
01/18/2022 - 05/13/2022

Open

19 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 28543 Students may contact instructor at: paul.brewer@mesacc.edu

MUP162 Band 1 Credits
Designed to emphasize instrumental techniques and the preparation of all styles of band literature for ensemble performance. Includes public performances. Prerequisites: None.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
30601
Dobson Campus
TBA
In Person
Lecture/Lab
01/18/2022 - 05/13/2022
TuTh
2:30 PM - 4:20 PM

Open

13 of 15
Seats Available

Spring Flex Start 2022

MHL204 Hip-Hop Music and Culture 3 Credits
A history of Hip-Hop's musical and artistic elements and how cultural, social, political, and economic conditions have shaped its evolution.
Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in ENG101 or ENG107, or permission of Instructor.
General Education Designations: Cultural Diversity in the US [C], Humanities, Fine Arts & Design [HU], Literacy & Critical Inquiry [L] 
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
29748
Dobson Campus
Online (On Your Time)
Lecture
03/21/2022 - 05/13/2022

Open

15 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 29748 Students may contact instructor at: paul.brewer@mesacc.edu

MUP163 Jazz Ensemble 1 Credits
Practical and performance experience in various jazz styles. Prerequisites: None.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
28507
Dobson Campus
PA 229
In Person
Lecture/Lab
01/31/2022 - 05/13/2022
MoWe
1:00 PM - 2:15 PM

Open

19 of 20
Seats Available

Notes: Class 28507: Auditions required.

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