Undergraduate Catalog 2020-2021

MUS 304 Music History IV: Western Art Music from 1900-Present(RLA)

3 hours; 3 credits. A survey of Western art music in Europe and the Americas from the last decade of the nineteenth century through the current day. Students will study the history of modernist and post-modernist music and its evolution through time, as well as the cultural and political events that helped shape and were shaped by this music. Discussions will include the development of various musical styles and compositional procedures. Prerequisites: ENG 151 and any 200-level or above TALA course, MUS 303 and MUS 322 and MUS 323 and MUS 363.