A chronological survey of Western art music from Ancient Greece to the Baroque period, examining cultural and historical context, major composers, genres, representative works, and stylistic characteristics, as well as different methodologies used to investigate this music. The student will gain skills in critical thinking, score reading, listening, research, and writing. Note: students in this class must be able to read musical scores in Western music notation.
Cross-registered with (Music Arts) 67:130.
3 lecture hours per week, one term.
- Instructor: Caroline Ehman