MUSI1201 Music Appreciation

Credit Hours: 3 semester hours

Course Description

A survey of musical highlights including pieces, composers, forms, styles, and performance media from the Fall of the Roman Empire to the emergence of the music video. The course is conveniently divided into 7 modules, each addressing a distinct period of music. The introductions to concurrent movements across the arts as well as the sociopolitical conditions of each era offer students a unique window into the broader social history of Europe, and the United States. Global and cross-cultural musical introductions are also offered for several key genres.

Goals and Objectives

The goals of this course are as follows:

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