900 State Street
Salem, Oregon 97301
An examination of the development and repertoire of the art song genre (defined primarily as a work for a single voice with piano accompaniment) and of the response of composers of the German Lied, the French melody, and the English-language art song to the stimulus of a poetic text. Ability to read a piano-vocal score in musical notation is required. Reading knowledge of French and German is not required, but will be an asset to the student.
Mode of Inquiry: Interpreting Texts
Prerequisite: MUSC 343 or consent of instructor