MUSIC 1105

Course information provided by the Courses of Study 2016-2017.

A self-contained introduction to theories of notated Western concert ("classical") music and related ideas found in jazz, rock, film, other popular forms, and traditional folk genres. Fundamentals of pitch (melody, harmony, counterpoint, tuning), time (rhythm and form), and other parameters (including timbre and instrumentation). Application of music notation, and implications on analysis. The history and science of music theory. "Western" music theory in context, and contemporary approaches.

When Offered Spring.

Prerequisites/Corequisites Recommended prerequisite: experience in reading music.

Distribution Category (LA-AS)

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Syllabi: none
  •   Choose one lecture and one discussion.

  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  9170MUSIC 1105  LEC 001

  •  9171MUSIC 1105  DIS 201

  •  9172MUSIC 1105  DIS 202

  •  9173MUSIC 1105  DIS 203

  •  9174MUSIC 1105  DIS 204

  •  9175MUSIC 1105  DIS 205

  •  9176MUSIC 1105  DIS 206