MUSICOL 123 - Introduction to Popular Music
Winter 2022, Section 001
Instruction Mode: Section 001 is  In Person (see other Sections below)
Subject: Music History and Musicology (MUSICOL)
Department: Music School
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Details

Credits:
4
Requirements & Distribution:
HU
Other Course Info:
F.
Repeatability:
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:

Description

MUSICOL 123 offers a broad survey of 20th-century popular music, exploring a diverse set of genres from the Tin Pan Alley era to the present. The course places the musical conventions, significant performers, and aesthetic shifts that mark the history of popular music in social, cultural, technological, and musical context. Designed to develop listening and analytical skills, the course aims to help students understand, describe, interpret, and write about popular music. 

Schedule

MUSICOL 123 - Introduction to Popular Music
Schedule Listing
001 (LEC)
 In Person
28904
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002 (DIS)
 In Person
28905
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003 (DIS)
 In Person
28906
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1
 
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004 (DIS)
 In Person
28907
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0
 
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005 (DIS)
 In Person
28908
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006 (DIS)
 In Person
28909
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007 (DIS)
 In Person
28910
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008 (DIS)
 In Person
28911
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1
 
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009 (DIS)
 In Person
28912
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010 (DIS)
 In Person
28913
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