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MUSC 331 (W) Advanced Topics in Music Theory and Analysis (1)

In this course students will apply the analytical techniques mastered in Theory III and IV to a few select works that will be studied in depth. The aim of the course is to enhance the students' understanding of musical style as it applies to individual composers and to musical periods, to engage historical and modern-day music-theoretical and musicological writings relevant to these composers and their works, and to hone students' writing skills in the context of musical analysis.

General Education Requirement Fulfillment: Writing centered

Prerequisite: MUSC 233

  • Offering: Alternate springs
  • Instructor: Duerksen