|Spring Term 2014 Perspectives on Genius: The life and musical impact of Beethoven - 3924 - MUHI 433
Prerequisites/Notes: MUHI 201 and 202; must be attending the Lawrence London Centre
Catalog Description : Ludwig van Beethoven, arguably one of the most famous composers of all time, is a compelling and fascinating figure in classical music. He occupies a central position as the architect of musical Romanticism and his influence continues today. In additions to studying his music from the perspective of his own time, we will discuss his extraordinary creative personality and the reception of his music by subsequent composers and listeners. A number of concerts and outside visits will be organized, and students will be encoursaged to attend relevant performances in London, for which they will be prepared in class. This course is a seminar involving independent research. Not open to students who have received credit for MUHI 133.
Attributes: Fine Arts Div GER (01cr), Advanced Course