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MUS 234: Fundamentals of Music Theory IV

Description
Introduces students to many of the theoretical musical materials explored by a variety of composers in the 20th Century. This includes the study of synthetic scales (ie.: octatonic, whole tone, etc.) chromatic polymodality, set theory analysis, ordered tone rows and serialism, twelve-tone matrixes and an exploration of a variety of new ways to organize musical parameters and their contemporary notation.
Credit units
.3
Term description
2(3L)
College
Arts and Science
Department
Music
Formerly
MUS 214.
Prerequisite(s)
MUS 233 (or 213).
Corequisite(s)
MUS 221.
Note:
Students with credit for MUS 214 may not take MUS 234 for credit.