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MUSA 3226 Masterworks of Choral Music (Fall: 3 )

Course Description

A chronological examination of acknowledged masterpieces and lesser known works of the Western choral repertory in such genres as the Mass, motet, madrigal, oratorio, chorale, cantata, choral symphony, part songs, villancico, modern a capella music, and spirituals, among others. In addition to studying examples of each genre, we will look at the historical, social, and cultural contexts of this music and its performance.

Schedule: Periodically

Instructor(s): Michael Noone

Prerequisites: None

Cross listed with:

Comments: Genre course.

Last Updated: 24-Jun-17