John H. Davenport III

Faculty - OYO

Music

Classes Taught

Spring 2024

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
28427

Online Course

Online (On Your Time)
Lecture
01/16/2024 - 05/10/2024

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 28427 Students may contact instructor at: john.davenport.iii@mesacc.edu

MUP161 Community Band 1 Credits

Emphasis on college/community participation and the preparation of band literature for public performance. Prerequisites: None.

Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
29135
Dobson Campus

Performing Arts Center Instrum

In Person
Lecture/Lab
01/18/2024 - 05/10/2024
Th
7:10 PM - 9:50 PM

Class Ended

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
27238
Dobson Campus

Performing Arts Center Instrum

In Person
Lecture/Lab
01/16/2024 - 05/10/2024
TuTh
2:30 PM - 4:25 PM

Class Ended

MUP209 Elements of Conducting 2 Credits

Essentials of conducting techniques used in choral and instrumental ensembles including terminology, interpretation, and styles. Prerequisites: None.

Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
27250
Dobson Campus
In Person
Lecture
01/17/2024 - 05/10/2024
MoWe
9:00 AM - 9:50 AM

Class Ended

Spring Flex Start 2024

MHL145 American Jazz and Popular Music 3 Credits

The study of cultural and social contributions to the evolution of American jazz and popular music from the mid-1800's to present. Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: Cultural Diversity in the US [C], Humanities, Fine Arts & Design [HU]
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
27269

Online Course

Online (On Your Time)
Lecture
01/29/2024 - 05/10/2024

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 27269 Students may contact instructor at: john.davenport.iii@mesacc.edu

Summer 2024

MHL145 American Jazz and Popular Music 3 Credits

The study of cultural and social contributions to the evolution of American jazz and popular music from the mid-1800's to present. Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: Cultural Diversity in the US [C], Humanities, Fine Arts & Design [HU]
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
14839

Online Course

Online (On Your Time)
Lecture
05/28/2024 - 06/28/2024

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 14839 Students may contact instructor at: john.davenport.iii@mesacc.edu

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
15073

Online Course

Online (On Your Time)
Lecture
07/01/2024 - 08/01/2024

Open

1 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 15073 Students may contact instructor at: john.davenport.iii@mesacc.edu

Fall 2024

MHL145 American Jazz and Popular Music 3 Credits

The study of cultural and social contributions to the evolution of American jazz and popular music from the mid-1800's to present. Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: Cultural Diversity in the US [C], Humanities, Fine Arts & Design [HU]
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
13843

Online Course

Online (On Your Time)
Lecture
08/19/2024 - 12/13/2024

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 13843 Students may contact instructor at: john.davenport.iii@mesacc.edu

MUE109 Brass Methods I 1 Credits

Practical class with emphasis on techniques of playing and teaching brass instruments including embouchure, breath control, tone, and literature. Prerequisites: None.

Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
33783
Dobson Campus

TBA

In Person
Lecture/Lab
08/19/2024 - 12/13/2024
MoWe
2:15 PM - 3:30 PM

Open

9 of 10
Seats Available

MUP161 Community Band 1 Credits

Emphasis on college/community participation and the preparation of band literature for public performance. Prerequisites: None.

Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
15394
Dobson Campus

Performing Arts Center Instrum

In Person
Lecture/Lab
08/22/2024 - 12/13/2024
Th
7:10 PM - 9:50 PM

Open

47 of 50
Seats Available

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
13938
Dobson Campus

Performing Arts Center Instrum

In Person
Lecture/Lab
08/20/2024 - 12/13/2024
TuTh
2:30 PM - 4:25 PM

Open

12 of 20
Seats Available

Notes: Class 13938 This section is for brass players only. For auditions or other information please contact instructor at : john.davenport.iii@mesacc.edu

Fall Flex Start 2024

MHL145 American Jazz and Popular Music 3 Credits

The study of cultural and social contributions to the evolution of American jazz and popular music from the mid-1800's to present. Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: Cultural Diversity in the US [C], Humanities, Fine Arts & Design [HU]
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
13892

Online Course

Online (On Your Time)
Lecture
09/03/2024 - 12/13/2024

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.

Class 13892 Students may contact instructor at: john.davenport.iii@mesacc.edu

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
14871

Online Course

Online (On Your Time)
Lecture
10/14/2024 - 12/13/2024

Open

20 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 14871 Students may contact instructor at: john.davenport.iii@mesacc.edu

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