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Spring Term 2013 TOP: 20TH CENTURY TONALITY - 3746 - MUTH 350
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Prerequisites/Notes: MUTH 301

Catalog Description : Intermediate studies in music analysis, focusing on a particular analytic technique, critical approach, or repertory, such as text/music relations, Renaissance counterpoint, music and film, and non-western music. Topics vary from year to year. Course may be repeated with consent of instructor.

Topic for Fall 2012: Minimalism and Beyond
Close study of works by minimalist and post-minimalistcomposers and consideration of parallel streams in literature and the visual arts.


Topic for Spring 2013: 20th Century Tonality
An investigation of tonal systems in the twentieth century and the works that use them. The course will study composers’ harmonic languages, critically examine tonal theories historically applied to this repertoire, and introduce new ideas about tonal harmonic function. Students will question their understanding of tonality and rethink what it means for a piece of music to be “tonal.”



Attributes: Fine Arts Div GER (01cr), Foundation/Gateway Course


Term

Spring Term 2013

Instructors

Ian Bates

Course

MUTH 350

Grade Mode

Standard

Title

TOP: 20TH CENTURY TONALITY

Final Exam

Wednesday, Jun 05, 2013 08:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.

CRN

3746

Status

Active

Class Time

01:50-03:00 MWF MUSI 142

Start-End Date

Mar 25, 2013-Jun 05, 2013

Campus

Appleton Main Campus

Units

6

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