MUH 563

Seminar in Symphonic Literature

Academic Year Semester Location Online
2017-2018 Fall Main campus No

Level: Graduate

Credits: 3

Lab Fee: None

Pre-requisites: None

Students will listen to and discuss the development of the symphony orchestra as a medium and as an art form. Masterpieces of the major symphonists will be studied in detail, with special emphasis on their significance in the evolution of musical style. Regular listening and reading assignments will be made throughout the course. This course will require papers and in-class presentations. This course fulfills the Music History elective.