Credit units: 3
Offered: Term 2 only
Weekly hours: 3 Lecture hours and 1 Practicum/Lab hours
College: Arts and Science
History of Western art music with an emphasis on the main composers and their representative compositions, forms, genres, and compositional techniques including diatonicism, chromaticism, program music, impressionism, pentatonicism, octatonicism, whole-tone scale, neo-Baroque and neo-Classicism, polytonality, atonality, dodecaphony, aggregate, row partitioning and combinatoriality, total serialism, minimalism, pointilism, chance music, electronic music.
Formerly: MUS 141/MUS 240.
Prerequisite(s): MUS 150.
Note: Required for all Music programs (B.A., B.Mus., and B.Ed./B.Mus. (Mus.Ed.) degrees). Students with credit for MUS 141 or MUS 240 may not take 151 for credit.
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