Music Classes Offered at SVHS 2019-2020

Scotts Valley High School offers a variety of music classes on campus, including a pioneering CTE College and Career Pathways for Music Production and Recording Arts. SVHS is a GRAMMY Foundation Signature Enterprise Award School for music education. We hope you will consider one of our music classes for next year!

BAND and CHOIR classes:

Music students participate in a variety of concerts throughout the year, including festivals, winter and spring concerts and community and school events.

Both Band and Choir study music history and theory, in addition to performing.

Grade: 9-12 – 1 year / 10 credits

Meets: UC/CSU F requirement

CTE COLLEGE AND CAREER PATHWAYS AT SCOTTS VALLEY HIGH SCHOOL MUSIC PRODUCTION-RECORDING ARTS

This is an introductory class to music production and the audio recording arts. It covers basic recording studio skills including analog audio theory, digital audio, signal flow, microphones, mic placement and tracking.

Students will be covering computer based sequencing, signal processing, recording and score editing using Appleā€™s Logic 10 digital software program.

Students will be learning about the careers available in the music industry and will become familiar with standard music industry business practices.

Students will be learning techniques relevant to composing in a commercial song format.

Grade: 9-12 – 1 year / 10 credits

Meets: UC/CSU F requirement

Currently articulated with Cabrillo College 57A