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Winter Term 2014 TOP: HISTORY OF RECORDED SOUND - 1549 - MUHI 450
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Prerequisites/Notes: MUHI 202

Catalog Description : An examination of the historical development of a single genre, stressing the effects of societal changes. Topics in this series vary from year to year. May be repeated with consent of instructor.

Topic for Winter 2014: History of Recorded Sound
Since the late nineteenth century the history of music has been inextricably tied to the history of recorded sound. In this course we will study the early history of sound recording, focusing on the media and repertoire of the early recording industry, and examining the impact of recorded sound on practices of composing, performing, and listening to music. To supplement our analysis of historical recordings and tape music compositions we will read and discuss essays and articles by composers and performers, as well as material and cultural histories of recorded sound.


Topic for Spring 2014: Music and Memory
An exploration of the diverse ways that musical creation, practice, and reception are bound up with memory. We will examine music and ideas from the Middle Ages to the present, focusing on the ways music can function as, be affected by, create, invoke, and interrogate memory.



Attributes: Fine Arts Div GER (01cr), Advanced Course


Term

Winter Term 2014

Instructors

Erica J. Scheinberg

Course

MUHI 450

Grade Mode

Standard

Title

TOP: HISTORY OF RECORDED SOUND

Final Exam

Monday, Mar 17, 2014 11:30 a.m. - 02:00 p.m.

CRN

1549

Status

Active

Class Time

12:30-01:40 MWF MUSI 146

Start-End Date

Jan 06, 2014-Mar 19, 2014

Campus

Appleton Main Campus

Units

6

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