MUSC 202 - Music History and Literature II (3,0) 3 Credits
Prerequisite(s): MUSC 112 - Music Theory II and MUSC 114 - Musicianship II .
Corequisite(s): Recommended corequisites: concurrent enrollment in MUSC 212 - Music Theory IV and MUSC 214 - Musicianship IV .
This course is for music majors and others with adequate background. It is a continuation of Music History and Literature I and is the second of a two-semester survey of Western art music, this semester covering from 1750 to the present. The course traces styles and techniques of music composition, the major composers and musical forms from the mid-eighteenth century through the Classical, Romantic, and Contemporary periods. The course emphasizes listening to and the analysis of representative compositions, as well as gaining an historical and socio-cultural perspective.
Note: Music History & Literature II may be taken before Music History & Literature I.
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