Jim Tiller

Adjunct Faculty in

Music

Brodie 110
1 College Circle
Geneseo, NY 14454
585-245-5824
tiller@geneseo.edu

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Jim Tiller teaches percussion at Geneseo.

Faculty Information

Education

  • M.M., Eastman School of Music
  • B.M.Ed. University of South Carolina
My Classes

MUSC 145:
Percussion for General Student

    Instruction in the various percussion instruments intended for the student with a level of technical competence sufficient for admission to a MUSC 165 instrumental organization. (May be repeated once for credit.) Prerequisites: Permission of instructor. Corequisite: Concurrent enrollment in a MUSC 165 instrumental organization.

MUSC 165:
Instrumental Organizations

    The instrumental organizations emphasize the development of musicianship and an expanding knowledge of musical literature. Each organization meets for an average of three hours' rehearsal every week. Opportunities are provided for all groups to perform on and off campus throughout the year. Instrumental groups, offered when demand is sufficient, include Symphony, Orchestra, Jazz Ensemble, Percussion Ensemble, String Band, and Wind Ensemble. Admission is by permission of instructor following audition (audition times for any given ensemble are given in the Master Schedule of classes); special registration procedures are handled by the music department. (May be repeated for credit. A maximum of eight semester hours of MUSC 160 and MUSC 165 combined, may be applied to a degree.)

MUSC 245:
Percussion for General Student

    A continuation of MUSC 145. (May be repeated for credit.) Prerequisites: Two semesters of MUSC 145 and permission of instructor. Corequisite: concurrent enrollment in a MUSC 165 instrumental organization.

MUSC 255:
Percussion for Performance Opt

    A continuation of MUSC 155. (May be repeated once for credit.) Two semester of MUSC 155 and permission of instructor.

MUSC 345:
Percussion for General Student

    A continuation of MUSC 245. (May be repeated for credit.) Prerequisites: Two semesters of MUSC 245 and permission of instructor. Corequisite: Concurrent enrollment in a MUSC 165 instrumental organization.

MUSC 355:
Percussion for Performance Opt

    A continuation of MUSC 255. (May be repeated for credit.) Prerequisites: Two semesters of MUSC 255 and permission of instructor.