Courses: Music - Text - Performance (COMLH359B01)

Spring 2010

This course will explore the rich and diverse representations of music in all its socio-aesthetic complexity from antiquity to the present. The thematic scope of our investigations shall range from mythological, philosophical, theological, and semiotic questions, through issues of gender, race, and politics, to theories of (operatic) performance. (Taught in English with an extra session in German)

Prerequisites: One 200-level course in the Humanities.

Fulfills: HU III

Meeting Times

M 7:30-10:00pm