This course will utilize both current and classic pop/rock songs to teach students the necessary vocal skills needed to perform both as a lead and backup vocalist. Students will sing solos, duets and in a group ensemble. Students will learn the various skills of singing,supporting the voice properly and how to blend with othervocalists. The course will use ear training exercises to teach students how to identify basic chords (major, minor, diminished, etc.) and to sing in 2-4 part harmonies. Students will also gain performance skills by singing and performing in front of peers and instructors. This group will perform at the end of every semester at the Big Gig.