MUS 233 Fall 2014 Music in History III: Musics of the Twentieth Century

A survey of musics in both Western and non-Western society from the close of the nineteenth century to the present. Emphasis will be on the contextual study of the music of major composers of Western art music, on the musical expressions of selected areas of world music such as Africa, Asia, India, and the Americas, and on the intermingling of musical influences of pop, jazz, and art music of the electronic age.
Class Format: lecture/discussion, two days per week
Requirements/Evaluation: evaluation will be based on class participation, two papers, a midterm, and a final exam
Additional Info: may not be taken on a pass/fail basis; not available for the Gaudino option
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Prerequisites: ability to read music
Enrollment Preference: Music majors
Department Notes: required course for Music majors
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Divisional Attributes: Division I
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Enrollment Limit: 15
Expected Enrollment: 10
Class Number: 1811
MUS 233 - 01 (F) LEC Music History III: 20th Centry Division 1: Languages and the Arts W. Anthony Sheppard
MW 11:00 AM-12:15 PM Bernhard 29 1811
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