An exploration of the music in the Western art and popular traditions. The course will focus on women’s roles not only as composers, but also as poets, performers, patrons and muses, with the goal of coming to an understanding of women’s roles in musical culture at large. Special attention will be given to contemporary Canadian musicians and performers. Cross-registered with (Gender & Women’s Studies) 36:295 and (Music Arts) 67:295.
- Instructor: Colette Simonot-Maiello