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 the Classical Period

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

Class Notes, Session 13

(Intro to Classical Period, Minuet and Trio)

Class Notes, Session 14

(Sonata Form, Metric Subdivisions)

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)