64:362 Post-Tonal Theory and Analysis [Sayers]

Prerequisite: 65:267 or 64/67:280.

An introduction to methodology and analysis of post-tonal theory (set theory) and associated terminology focusing on Western art music. Analysis will include modern approaches to pitch relationships, meter, and form including the twelve-tone method and techniques. Students will be introduced to beginning post-tonal aural skills through singing of melodies and scales, dictation, and aural identification of trichords.

Cross-registered with (Music Arts) 67:362.
3 lecture hours per week, one term.

Instructor: Gretta Sayers