MUS 122 Fundamentals of Music

Notation and terminology, scales and intervals, chords, ear training, elementary rhythmic and melodic dictation and sight singing.

12461 Fundamentals of Music TTH 10:30AM-11:50AM Staff 0
12462 Fund of Music (Non-Major) TTH 10:30AM-11:50AM Staff 3

12142 Fundamentals of Music Weir 0 (Meets 10/10-11/30)


MUS 124 Music of the Twentieth Century

An introduction to some of the major musical products of the century and a study of the developments in western music which provide the impetus for current trends in music composition. For the nonmusic major.

09429 Music of the Twentieth Century Nelson 3


MUS 160 World Music

A study of folk, classical and popular music in Europe, Africa, Native America and South America, the Pacific, the Middle East and Asia, the uses of music in each of these world areas, the influence of Western music on the traditional music of each area, and the influence of non-Western music on European-American music. For nonmusic majors.

09430 World Music Jenkins 3


MUS 223 Music of the United States

A study of the development of musical culture in America from the 17th century to the present. Includes sacred music, American music, folk music, blues, patriotic and dance music, jazz and 20th century popular music. For the nonmusic major.

09431 Music of the United States Jerosch 3


MUS 227 Classic-Era Music: Haydn, Mozart, Beethoven

A study of Classic-Era music, focusing on the music of Haydn, Mozart and Beethoven. The discussion will be contextual, the topics multidisciplinary, and will include the influence of poetics and rhetoric, the new attention to emotion and sensibility; the changing social role of the musician; Haydn, Mozart and Beethoven as Romantic and revolutionary artists.

14852 Classic-Era Music: Haydn, Mozart, Beethoven Wyatt 3


MUS 337 Tradition & Innovation: Art Music Since the Romantics

A study of 20th and 21st century composers, styles and techniques in European and American Art Music. Composers, their works, and relevant new technologies will be examined within their larger cultural and artistic context. For non-music majors. Prerequisite: ENG 102 (MUS 123,160,or 190 suggested, but not mandatory) or permission of the instructor.

09432 Tradition & Innovation: Art Music Since the Romantic Jenkins 3