Undergraduate Catalog 2020-2021

MUS 322 Counterpoint(RLA)

3 hours. Introduction to polyphonic composition and the analysis of two and three part linear textures in music from 1600 to the present. A study of melodic construction using modal and tonal materials. The application of ear-training techniques to contrapuntal etudes in one, two, and three parts. Prerequisites: MUS 224, MUS 226, MUS 244, MUS 203, MUS 204 and any 200-level or above TALA course. Corequisites: MUS 303, MUS 323, MUS 363