Courses: Seminar in 20th Century Theory and Practice: American Modernism (MUSCH325B01)
An inquiry into the music of American composers written between 1890 and 1945 that stretched or broke with the musical language of the immediate past, in an attempt to reflect what was perceived as an age of radical change. A wide range of listening and reading assignments will encourage students to consider a musical modernism distinct from its European counterpart.
Prerequisites: Music 303a or 224, or consent of instructor
Fulfills: HU III