Undergraduate Catalog 2020-2021

MUS 204 Music History II - History of Western Music from Antiquity to 1750(RLA)

4 hours; 3 credits. A survey of the history of musical style and materials from antiquity through the Baroque era and the music of J. S. Bach and Handel; a study of representative works from each era of stylistic development and the cultural forces that influenced composition and performance practice. Introduction to music research methods and the techniques of writing about music. Prerequisites: ENG 151; MUS 203 and MUS 223 and MUS 225 and MUS 243. Corequisites: MUS 224 and MUS 226 and MUS 244.