MSC 1003 - Music in Civilization

Section ETR: Tuesdays and Thursdays 2:30-3:45 in Room 6-170
Section FTR: Tuesdays and Thursdays 4:10-5:25 in Room 6-170
Section UR: Thursdays 6:05-9:00 in Room 6-170

Class Documents Spring 2018


Materials for Quiz Four

Quiz 4 Study Guide

Jazz playlist: Youtube / Spotify / Youtube for Phones
Modern Classical playlist: YouTube / Spotify / Youtube for Phones

Online Unit: Roots of African-American Music

Class Notes, Session 23

(Jazz I: New Orleans Style, Swing, Bebop)

Class Notes, Session 24

(Jazz II: Cool, Avant-Garde, Post-Modern Eclectic, Conservative)

Class Notes, Session 25

(Modern Classical Music I: Debussy, Stravinsky, Bartók, Copland, Ives)

Online Unit: Modern Classical II - Schoenberg, Webern, Cage, Ligeti, Glass

Materials for Quiz Three

Quiz Three Study Guide

Romantic Period Playlist: Youtube / Spotify / Youtube for Phones

Class Notes, Session 19

(Intro to Romantic Period, Berlioz, Schubert, Schumann's Dichterliebe)

Class Notes, Session 20

(Mendelssohn, Schumann's Carnaval, Chopin, Liszt)

Materials for the Classical Period

(This is a "no quiz" unit.)

Form Timeline Project: Beethoven
Form Timeline Project: Haydn
Form Timeline Project: Mozart1
Form Timeline Project: Mozart2
Form Timeline Project: Mozart3

Class Notes, Session 14

(Intro to Classical Period, Minuet and Trio)

Class Notes, Session 15

(Sonata Form, Early Beethoven, Metric Subdivisions)

Class Notes, Session 16

(Theme and Variations, Rondo, Middle-Period Beethoven)

Class Notes, Session 17

(Mozart's Don Giovanni)

Class Notes, Session 18

(Late-Period Beethoven)

Materials for Quiz Two

Quiz Two Study Guide

Here is the complete playlist for our Baroque unit.

YouTube Version
Spotify Version
Blogged Version for Phones (includes one video you can't get on youtube.)

HTML Notes on Scales

Scales Worksheet I (from class)

Class Notes, Session 8

(Intro to Baroque, Loop-Based Compositions, Pachelbel, Bach's Passacaglia in C minor, Purcell)

Class Notes, Session 9

(The Invention of Opera, Purcell's Dido and Aeneas)

Class Notes, Session 10

(Vivaldi's Four Seasons, J. S. Bach's "Little" Fugue in G Minor)

Class Notes, Session 11

(J. S. Bach's Cantata 140, Handel Messiah)

Class Notes, Session 12

(J. S. Bach's Suite No. 3 for Solo Cello)

Materials for Quiz One

Quiz One Study Guide

Medieval Playlist: YouTube / Spotify
Renaissance Playlist: YouTube / Spotify

Youtube Playlist for Phones (Medieval + Renaissance)

Class Notes, Session 1

(Intro to Class, Why is Man Musical, Intro to Medieval Period)

Class Notes, Session 2

(Properties of Gregorian Chant, Hildegard of Bingen, Pérotin)

Class Notes, Session 3

(Medieval Instruments, Minstrels, Troubadours)

Class Notes, Session 4

(Machaut's Messe de Nostre Dame, Intro to Renaissance, Josquin, Palestrina)

Class Notes, Session 5

(Duple and Triple Meter, Weelkes, Pavane and Galliard)

Class Notes, Session 6

(More quiz stuff, more meter, and Tallis's Spem in alium)