MSC 1003 - Music in Civilization

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

Class Documents Fall 2018

SYLLABUS (for Tues-Thurs classes at 2:30, 4:10)

Materials for Quiz Three

Quiz Three Study Guide

Romantic Period Playlist: Youtube / Spotify / Youtube for Phones

Pro-tip: Turn on the closed-captioning in the Schubert video to get English subtitles.

Class Notes, Sessions 19 and 20

(Intro to Romantic Period, Berlioz, Mendelssohn, Schubert, Schumann, Chopin, Liszt)

Class Notes, Session 21

(Romantic Opera)

Materials for the Classical Period

This is a "non-quiz, homework intensive" 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 Operas, Don Giovanni)

Class Notes, Session 18

(Late 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.)

Class Notes, Session 6

(Duple and Triple meter)

Class Notes, Session 7

(Even More Duple and Triple Meter, Intro to Baroque, Loop-Based Compositions, Pachelbel, Bach's Passacaglia for Organ, and Purcell's Dido and Aeneas)

Class Notes, Session 8

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

Class Notes, Session 9

(Vivaldi's Four Seasons)

HTML Notes: Major and Minor Scales

Scales Worksheet #1
Scales Worksheet #2

Class Notes, Session 10

(J.S. Bach's "Little" Fugue in G Minor)

Class Notes, Session 11

(J.S. Bach's Cantata 140, Handel and the Oratorio)

Class Notes, Session 12

(Bourrées I and II from J.S. Bach's Cello Suite No. 3)

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

(Why is Man Musical, Intro to Medieval Church)

Class Notes, Session 2

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

Class Notes, Session 3

(Secular Medieval Music, Medieval Instruments, Minstrels vs. Troubadours, Machaut's "Douce Dame Jolie")

Class Notes, Session 4

(Machaut's Notre Dame Mass, Intro to Renaissance, Josquin des Prez)

Class Notes, Session 5

(Renaissance Secular Music, Madrigals, Weelkes, Pavane and Galliard)

Online Unit: Palestrina and the Counter-Reformation

More Playlists

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