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 12ETR: Thursday, October 11 at 2:30
FTR: Thursday, October 11 at 4:10
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Quiz Two News

Our next quiz will be Tuesday, October 16.

Everything you need is now up on the site! That includes our study guide, and here is the complete playlist:

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

Assignment #8: Meter (Round II)

Round Two of our meter exercises is more of the same. Like the first time, I'll give you a check plus if you can do better than chance, and a check just for playing.

This one is due before Class 13 (Tues, Oct 16)

Assignment #9: Quiz Two Preview

Once again we've got a quiz preview assignment that serves up some real quiz questions.

Due before Class 13 (= Quiz Day, Tues Oct 16)

The Baroque Dance Suite

J.S. Bach, Suite No. 3 for Solo Cello in C Major, V. Bourrées I & II

This is a movement from a Baroque Dance Suite by J. S. Bach. Here's an embedded video which illustrates how both the dances are in binary form.

(The piece is also danced by our friends from the Mark Morris Dance Group, and Yo-Yo Ma is the cellist.)

(As always with our embedded, non-youtube videos, be careful not to use up your cellphone data.)

Here is linkage to the original recording that made Yo-Yo Ma a household name:

Track Links: Spotify Naxos