21M.051 Fundamentals of Music

Class Info

Introduces students to the rudiments of Western music through oral, aural, and written practice utilizing rhythm, melody, intervals, scales, chords, and musical notation. Individual skills are addressed through a variety of approaches, including keyboard practice in the required piano labs. Limited to 20 by lottery. Not open to students who have completed 21M.301 or 21M.302.

This class has no prerequisites.

21M.051 will be offered this semester (Spring 2017). It is instructed by M. Cuthbert and E. Kwon.

Lecture occurs 1:00 PM to 2:30 PM on Mondays and Wednesdays in 4-162.

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

In the Spring 2016 Subject Evaluations, 21M.051 was rated 5.9 out of 7.0. You can find more information on MIT OpenCourseWare at the Fundamentals of Music site or on the 21M.051 Stellar site.

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