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Course Description

A survey of the development of music in western civilization including representative composers from the Medieval to the present. Music 1A will study the music and styles from the Medieval to the Romantic period. ADVISORY: Eligible for English 250 and English 260.

Learning Outcomes

  • Explain Genesis and Evolution of Western Music from the Medieval Through the Romantic Period
  • Identify Period - and Composer-Specific Stylistic Characteristics
  • Discuss The Social and Political Circumstances, Lifestyles, Motivations and Concerns, and Major Contributions of Composers Covered in the Lectures and Text

Last modified: November 25, 2014
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