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GERM 2222 Music and Word: The German Musical Heritage (Fall: 3 )

Course Description

Beginning in the Middle Ages and running through to the middle of the twentieth century, this course will examine the fusion of German-language texts with musical expression in the context of their social and cultural environment. A central focus of the course will be the great age of German music during the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries—including among others the works of Bach, Haydn, Mozart, and Beethoven.

Schedule: Biennially

Instructor(s): Michael Resler

Prerequisites: GERM1050. GERM1050-1051 or the equivalent.

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Comments: Conducted in German.
No formal knowledge of music required.
Counts toward German major, German minor, and German Studies minor. Satisfies Foreign Language Proficiency core requirement.

Last Updated: 24-Jun-17