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The Symphony: Evolution of Genre
MUSC 246
Fall 2023
Section: 01  

This course will explore cultural settings and key elements in development of the orchestra as a performing force, conducting as an art form, organology, and music history, by means of tracing the evolution of a single genre: the symphony (from 1750s through 1950s). Preliminary list of composers includes J. Haydn, W. A. Mozart, M. Martines, L. v. Beethoven, J. Bologne, F. Schubert, F. Mendelssohn, H. Berlioz, P. Tchaikovsky, J. Brahms, A. Dvorzak, A. Beach, L. Farrenc, G. Mahler, J. Sibelius, F. Price, W. Grant Still, R. Vaughan Williams, D. Shostakovich, S. Prokofiev.
Credit: 1 Gen Ed Area Dept: HA MUSC
Course Format: Lecture / DiscussionGrading Mode: Graded
Level: UGRD Prerequisites: None
Fulfills a Major Requirement for: (MUSC)
Past Enrollment Probability: 75% - 89%

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