21M.011 Introduction to Western Music

Class Info

Provides a broad overview of Western music from the Middle Ages to the 20th century, with emphasis on late baroque, classical, romantic, and modernist styles. Designed to enhance the musical experience by developing listening skills and an understanding of diverse forms and genres. Major composers and works placed in social and cultural contexts. Weekly lectures feature demonstrations by professional performers and introduce topics to be discussed in sections. Enrollment limited.

This class has no prerequisites.

21M.011 will be offered this semester (Fall 2017). It is instructed by E. Pollock, T. Neff, A. Boyles and C. Latham.

Lecture occurs 3:30 PM to 5:00 PM on Wednesdays in 4-270.

This class counts for a total of 12 credits. This class counts as a HASS A. This class counts as a CI-H.

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