MUH 352

Music of the Twentieth Century

Academic Year Semester Location Online
2018-2019 Spring Main campus No

Level: Undergraduate

Credits: 3

Lab Fee: None

Pre-requisites: Conservatory students or per mission of instructor

The objective of this course is to familiarize students with the styles that have emerged in the music of the 20th century. The course will largely concentrate on the main composers of the century and their works. Lecture material will also include some discussion of sociopolitical/economic factors and developments in other art forms to provide a background for the intellectual climate of the period. Weekly listening and reading assignments will be made throughout the course.