A survey of three centuries of keyboard music, from the Baroque to the present. Creative Arts course.
Music for symphony orchestra from Haydn to Bartok: symphony, overture, and tone poem.
Historical survey tracing the growth and development of opera from its beginnings to the present.
A nontechnical survey of the history and development of jazz from its West African roots to contemporary styles.
Notation, metrical organization and rhythmic structure, scales and key signatures, intervals, triads, ear training, and sight singing.
Understanding what to listen for in music; emphasizes representative works from the Western classical tradition.
Scenography is making imagined spaces for theatrical performance. Students learn fundamentals of scenography including theatrical design history, theory, terminology, theatrical styles, script analysis, design ... continue reading