Music
Music Programme

For music majors who do not want to fail behind during a semester abroad, or for those with an interest in music, the new music program is taught in multicultural environment in conjuction with Saint Louis College of Music, founded in 1976 and authorized to issue Bachelor's and Master's degrees by the Italian Ministry of Education. Earn 12 to 15 Richmond credits plus possible extra credits from Saint Louis College of Music.

The Music Program at a glance: 
Orientation Programme - two weeks
• Intensive language classes (2 credits)
• Orientation for your life in Italy

The Rest of the Semester – twelve weeks
• Italian Language classes (1 or 4 credits)
• Two to three classes of your choice among the regular Richmond in Rome academic offerings (6 to 9 credits)
One or two music classes with other international students (for possibly extra transferable credits) in the following:

Course Code and Credits: MSC BS001
Course Title: BASS
Course Description :
Bass Lab, 12 hrs
Rhythm Session, 9 hrs
Ensemble, 14 hrs
Jazz /Rock History, 10 h (optional)
Improvisation, 7/8 hrs (subject to audition)

Course Code and Credits: MSC DS001
Course Title: DRUMS
Course Description :
Drums Lab, 12 h
Rhythmic Session, 9 h
Ensemble, 14 h
Jazz /Rock History, 10 h (optional)
Improvisation, 7/8 h (subject to audition)

Course Code and Credits: MSC GT001
Course Title: GUITAR
Course Description :
Reading/Harmony, 12 hrs lab
Rhythm Session, 9 hrs lab
Ensemble, 14 hrs
Jazz /Rock History, 10 hrs (optional)
Improvisation, 7/8 hrs (subject to audition)

Course Code and Credits: MSC PS001
Course Title: PERCUSSIONS
Course Description :
Percussions Lab, 15 hrs
Cuban Santeria, 14 hrs
Ensemble, 14 hrs
Jazz /Rock History, 10 hrs (optional)
Improvisation, 7/8 hrs (subject to audition)

Course Code and Credits: MSC STT001
Course Title: SAX/TRUMPET/TROMBONE
Course Description :
Brass Section, 15 hrs
Combo, 12 hrs
Ensemble, 14 hrs
Jazz/Rock History, 10 hrs (optional)
Improvisation, 7/8 hrs (subject to audition)

Course Code and Credits: MSC VC001
Course Title: VOCALS
Course Description :
Vocal Lab, 10/12 hrs
Choir, 20/24 hrs
Ensemble, 12/16 hrs
Jazz /Rock History, 10 hrs (optional)
Improvisation, 7/8 hrs (subject to audition)

For more information on Saint Louis College of Music visit: www.slmc.it