THEORY 535 - Pop-Rock Music Theory
Section: 001
Term: WN 2019
Subject: Music Theory (THEORY)
Department: Music School
Enforced Prerequisites:
THEORY 240 and 250.
Advisory Prerequisites:
THEORY 259 or JAZZ 221 may substitute for THEORY 250.
May be repeated for credit.
Undergrad and Grad
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This course explores tonal form and analysis in American and British pop-rock and roots music of 1947-present, from performance, compositional, and critical perspectives. Music includes Tori Amos, the Beatles, Chuck Berry, Bo Diddley, Gloria Gaynor & other disco artists, Jimi Hendrix, Etta James, Led Zeppelin, Nirvana, Elvis Presley, Radiohead, the Smiths, Hank Williams, Stevie Wonder & other Motown artists, and many more. Assignments include reading, listening, musical transcription, aural and written analysis, class presentations, and critical writing.

THEORY 535 - Pop-Rock Music Theory
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001 (LEC)
MW 10:00AM - 11:30AM
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