Undergraduate Catalog 2015-2016

MUSC 1200 Intro to Music Literature

This course is designed to provide an in-depth and historically informed listening experience with regard to the major styles and traditions of music of Europe and North America, as well as of a number of important musical cultures from around the world. Basic music analysis and theoretical discussions will provide the environment for a culturally enriched hearing of the music within a context of political, social and cultural history. Intended for any student with a background of formal music instruction. Useful for music majors as preparation for taking more advanced courses in music history.