Course Description for 20th-Century Music Theory
20th-Century Music Theory
Prerequisite: MUT 2117
Description: This course provides an intensive study of twentieth-century compositional techniques. Students will learn about concepts and methodologies that have been developed to explain the musical structures and processes characteristic of repertoire from this era. They will analyze works in a variety of genres and styles, and they will be asked to write original music in which they emulate the compositional techniques being studied.