MA in Composition
Course Description

MUS 256
Tonal Analysis
Fall

An intensive study of a single analytical method or a comparative survey of various 20th-century analytical techniques, such as Schenkerian analysis, Schoenbergian tonal theory, and Lehrdahl and Jackendoff's generative theory for tonal music, as applied to a selection of tonal music. Readings from older treatises may also serve as possible guides to analysis and the formulation of historically tempered analytical methodologies.
Offered every other year beginning 2018-19.

Course Credit:
4

Instructor(s):
David Bernstein

Note(s):
Offered in alternation with: MUS 248
Open to graduate students only.

 
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Last Updated: 3/15/18