Course Description for Perspectives in Music Theory
Perspectives in Music Theory
Prerequisite: MUT 2117
Description: This course provides a systematic introduction to advanced music-theoretical concepts and methodologies. Students will learn about current and historical approaches to music theory and analysis, and will consider the relationship between music theory and other musical activities (e.g., performance and composition). Coursework will involve the close study of individual musical works from a wide range of stylistic and historical contexts, together with assigned readings from scholarly books and articles.