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 2017


Materials for Quiz Four

Quiz Four 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 22

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

Class Notes, Session 23

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

(No notes for Session 24, this was the Rock and Roll class and catch-up class.)

Class Notes, Session 25

(Modern I: Debussy, Stravinsky, Bartók, Copland)

Class Notes, Session 26

(Modern II: Schoenberg, Webern, Cage, Ligeti, Glass)

Materials for Quiz Three

Quiz Three Study Guide

Romantic Period Playlist: Youtube / Spotify / Youtube for Phones

Class Notes, Sessions 18 and 19

(Intro to Romantic Period, Berlioz, Tchaikovsky, Mussorgsky, Schumann's Carnaval, Chopin, Liszt, Schubert, Schumann's Dichterliebe)

Special Page: Mussorgsky's Pictures at an Exhibition

Materials for the Classical Period

Remember that we will not be quizzed on this unit. It is supposed to be a "homework intensive" interlude.

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

Class Notes, Session 13

(Intro to Classical Period, Minuet and Trio)

Class Notes, Session 14

(Sonata Form, Metric Subdivisions)

Class Notes, Session 15

(Theme and Variations, Rondo, Early Beethoven)

Class Notes, Session 16

(Mozart's Don Giovanni)

Materials for Quiz Two

Quiz Two Study Guide

Baroque period playlist: YouTube / Spotify / YouTube for Phones

HTML notes on scales

Scales Worksheet 1 (with answer key)
Scales Worksheet 2 (with answer key)

Class Notes, Session 7

(Intro to Baroque Period, Monody, Basso Continuo, Pachelbel)

Class Notes, Session 8

(Opera, Purcell's Dido and Aeneas)

Class Notes, Session 9

(Vivaldi's Four Seasons)

Class Notes, Session 10

(Bach's "Little" Fugue in G Minor, The Well-Tempered Clavier, and the Bourréees from a Dance Suite for Solo Cello)

Class Notes, Session 11

(Sacred Music: Bach's Cantata No. 140, Handel Messiah)

(Notes for the Baroque period are now complete.)

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, Textures, Hildegard of Bingen, Pérotin)

Class Notes, Session 3

(Secular Medieval Music, Instruments, Troubadours, Machaut's Messe di Nostre Dame)

Class Notes, Session 4

(Intro to Renaissance, Josquin, Palestrina)

Class Notes, Session 5

(Duple and Triple Meter, Madrigals, Pavanes and Galliards)