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Willamette University

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Salem, Oregon 97301

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MUSC 219 The Age of Beethoven (1)

Major works of Beethoven placed in historical perspective through a study of compositional styles before and after Beethoven to attempt to determine how his musical style reflects the Classic-Romantic spectrum of musical thought. Exploration of social change, artistic and philosophic thought from 1770 to 1830, with Beethoven's works interpreted in the light of the times of the French Revolution.

  • Offering: Alternate years
  • Instructor: Coen