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MUS 150: History of Music I Western Art Music 1600 to 1830

Description
History of Western art music with an emphasis on the main composers and their representative compositions, forms, genres, and compositional techniques including Florentine Camerata, opera, stile rappresentivo, basso continuo, cori spezzati, stile concertato, sonata da chiesa, sonata da camera, scordatura, linear/learned counterpoint, stile galant, Empfindsamer Stil, Harmoniemusik, Alberti/Merky bass.
Credit units
.3
Term description
1(3L-1P)
College
Arts and Science
Department
Music
Formerly
MUS 140.
Note:
Required for all Music programs (B.A., B.Mus., and B.Ed./B.Mus.(Mus.Ed.) degrees). Students with credit for MUS 140 or MUS 240 may not take MUS 150 for credit.