|Music Literature 3/20th Century|
|MUS LIT 3|
|CLASS CODE:||MUSIC 303||CREDITS: 2|
|DIVISION:||PERFORMING AND VISUAL ARTS|
|GENERAL EDUCATION:||This course does not fulfill a General Education requirement.|
|DESCRIPTION:||A one semester course presenting the history and general musical styles beginning circa 1900 to the present. An additional study of the vocal and instrumental music genres of the twentieth century.|
|TAUGHT:||Fall, Winter, Summer|
|CONTENT AND TOPICS:||Serialism
Blues & Jazz
Native American Music
Music of Asia
Music of the Middle East
Music of Eastern Europe, Russia
Music of Europe
Music of Africa
Music of the Caribbean, Latin and South America
Music of Oceania
|GOALS AND OBJECTIVES:||1. Gain an understanding of musical styles, movements, and trends of the 20th century.
2. Develop a knowledge of principal composers of the 20th century, their contributions, techniqeus, and styles.
3. Develop a basic knowledge of the music of principal world cultures and their contributions to and influences on the music of our culture.
|REQUIREMENTS:||Varies depending on the instructor.|
|PREREQUISITES:||Music 301, 302|
|EFFECTIVE DATE:||August 2004|