THEORY 531 - Schenkerian Theory and Analysis I
Fall 2019, Section 001
Instruction Mode: Section 001 is  In Person (see other Sections below)
Subject: Music Theory (THEORY)
Department: Music School


With permission of instructor.
Advisory Prerequisites:
Music Theory 430 or 461; permission of instructor.
May not be repeated for credit.
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The course teaches the basic techniques of Schenkerian analysis, a method for understanding musical works through analysis using musical notation to represent aural experience. The course emphasizes basic concepts of linear, contrapuntal, and harmonic structure in tonal music; these concepts guide analyses of short compositions and excerpts from longer works. Students learn to express their analytical insights through the preparation of analyses presented in Schenker's style of musical notation.


THEORY 531 - Schenkerian Theory and Analysis I
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001 (SEM)
 In Person
4MUS Grad
MW 11:30AM - 1:00PM

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