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Fall Academic Term 2003 Graduate Course Guide

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Courses in Music Theory


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Fall Academic Term 2003 (September 2 - December 19)


THEORY 407. Directed Individual Studies.

Topic?

Instructor(s):

Prerequisites: Permission of department chair. (2-4). (INDEPENDENT). May be repeated for credit.

Credits: (2-4).

Course Homepage: No homepage submitted.

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THEORY 507. Directed Individual Studies.

Instructor(s):

Prerequisites: Permission of department chairman. (1-4). (INDEPENDENT). May be repeated for credit.

Credits: (1-4).

Course Homepage: No homepage submitted.

No Description Provided. Contact the Department.

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THEORY 531(511). Schenkerian Theory and Analysis I.

Section 001.

Instructor(s): Petty

Prerequisites: THEORY 451. Permission of instructor required. (3). May not be repeated for credit.

Credits: (3; 2 in the half-term).

Course Homepage: No homepage submitted.

The course teaches the basic techniques of Schenkerian analysis, a method for understanding musical works through analysis using musical notation to represent aural experience. The course emphasizes basic concepts of linear, contrapuntal, and harmonic structure in tonal music; these concepts guide analyses of short compositions and excerpts from longer works. Students learn to express their analytical insights through the preparation of analyses presented in Schenker's style of musical notation.

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THEORY 533(530). Analysis of Twentieth-Century Music.

Section 003 — Meets with THEORY 433.003.

Instructor(s): Hubbs

Prerequisites: THEORY 461; graduate standing. (3). May not be repeated for credit.

Credits: (3; 2 in the half-term).

Course Homepage: No homepage submitted.

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THEORY 537(551). Proseminar in the Analysis of Music.

Section 001.

Instructor(s): Guck

Prerequisites: THEORY 451 or 452. (3). May be elected more than once for credit.

Credits: (3; 2 in the half-term).

Course Homepage: No homepage submitted.

Different analytical approaches are presented through a varied repertoire drawn from the keyboard music of Bach and Mozart, from Beethoven's chamber music, and from 20th-century vocal music. Emphasis is placed on articulating reasons for analytical claims. Students are encouraged to draw on their experience as performers, composers, etc., to provide grounding for analysis.

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THEORY 542(573). Eighteenth-Century Counterpoint.

Section 001 — Meets with THEORY 442.001.

Instructor(s): Korsyn

Prerequisites: THEORY 461 or concurrently; graduate standing. (3). May not be repeated for credit.

Credits: (3).

Course Homepage: No homepage submitted.

Involves analysis and practice of the craft of counterpoint based on 18th-century repertoire of Western music and scholarly treatises of both that period and the present. A diet of species counterpoint is emphasized in the first half, then varieties of contrapuntal craft of the difficulty of two- and three-part inventions of J.S. Bach.

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THEORY 542(573). Eighteenth-Century Counterpoint.

Section 002 — Meets with THEORY 442.002.

Instructor(s): Derr

Prerequisites: THEORY 461 or concurrently; graduate standing. (3). May not be repeated for credit.

Credits: (3).

Course Homepage: No homepage submitted.

Involves analysis and practice of the craft of counterpoint based on 18th-century repertoire of Western music and scholarly treatises of both that period and the present. A diet of species counterpoint is emphasized in the first half, then varieties of contrapuntal craft of the difficulty of two- and three-part inventions of J.S. Bach.

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THEORY 552. Proseminar in the Analysis of Music.

Instructor(s):

Prerequisites: THEORY 451, 452. (3). May be elected more than once for credit.

Credits: (3; 2-3 in the half-term).

Course Homepage: No homepage submitted.

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THEORY 590(553). Teaching Tonal Theory

Section 001.

Instructor(s): Petty

Prerequisites: Permission of instructor required. (3). May not be repeated for credit.

Credits: (3).

Course Homepage: No homepage submitted.

Integration of practical teaching techniques with evaluation of texts and anthologies. Coverage includes fundamentals, harmony, ear training, sight-singing, keyboard harmony, counterpoint, tonal analysis, and various integrated approaches; introduction to some computer-assisted materials.

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THEORY 595. Practicum in Teaching.

Section 001.

Instructor(s): Mead

Prerequisites: Graduate standing. (1). May not be repeated for credit.

Credits: (1).

Course Homepage: No homepage submitted.

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THEORY 805. Seminar in Theory.

Section 001 — Topic?

Instructor(s): Satyendra

Prerequisites: Permission of instructor. (3). May be elected more than once for credit.

Credits: (3; 2 in the half-term).

Course Homepage: No homepage submitted.

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THEORY 807. Research Project.

Instructor(s):

Prerequisites: Permission of department chair. (2-4). (INDEPENDENT). May be elected more than once for credit.

Credits: (2-4).

Course Homepage: No homepage submitted.

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THEORY 900. Preliminary Examinations.

Instructor(s):

Prerequisites: Graduate standing. For use by students not otherwise enrolled. Permission of instructor required. (1). (INDEPENDENT). May be elected more than once for credit.

Credits: (1).

Course Homepage: No homepage submitted.

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THEORY 990. Dissertation/Precandidate.

Instructor(s):

Prerequisites: Election for dissertation work by doctoral student not yet admitted as a Candidate. Graduate standing. (1-8). (INDEPENDENT). May be repeated for credit.

Credits: (1-8; 1-4 in the half-term).

Course Homepage: No homepage submitted.

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THEORY 995. Dissertation/Candidate.

Instructor(s):

Prerequisites: Graduate School authorization for admission as a doctoral Candidate. Graduate standing. (8). (INDEPENDENT). May be repeated for credit.

Credits: (8; 4 in the half-term).

Course Homepage: No homepage submitted.

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