MSC 1003 - Music in Civilization

Meeting in person on Mondays and Wednesdays at 4:10 and 5:50
All classes meet in Vertical Campus 6-170
Class 26Monday, May 09

document iconClass Notes for Session 26 document icon

This was the class for crazy avant-garde music.

Quiz Four Stuff

Our date for Quiz Four will be Wednesday, May 11. It is mostly on the jazz stuff with a little bit of Modern Classical in there. Complete study materials are now up on the documents page and I'll reproduce them here.

Quiz 4 Study Guide

Jazz Playlist: YouTube / Spotify / Apple Music
Modern Classical Playlist: YouTube / Spotify / Apple Music

Class Notes 23, 24, 25 and 26.

Assignment #19: Quiz Four Preview

Last week I was claiming that assignment #18 was the last one, but it wasn't true. We still have to do our practice test!

Assignment #19 asks you a selection of 14 real test questions.

It is due before Class 27, Wednesday May 11.

Tracks from Class

Arnold Schoenberg, Pierrot lunaire: I. Mondestrunken

Track Links: YouTube Spotify Apple Music
Album Links: Spotify Apple Music

Anton Webern, Piano Variations

Track Links: YouTube Apple Music Spotify
Album Links: Spotify Apple Music

John Cage, Atlas Ecpliticalis

John Cage - Atlas Eclipticalis, for ensemble [1961] | International Contemporary Ensemble from Digitice on Vimeo.

Track Links: YouTube Spotify Apple Music

John Cage, 4'33"

György Ligeti, Atmosphères

Track Links: Apple Music Spotify YouTube
Album Links: Amazon CD Apple Music Spotify Amazon Mp3

Philip Glass: Music in Similar Motion

Track Links: Spotify Apple Music YouTube
Album Links: Label Page Amazon Mp3 Amazon CD Spotify Apple Music

Philip Glass: Einstein on the Beach

Album Links: Amazon CD Apple Music Spotify

Missy Mazzoli, Still Life With Avalanche

Track Links: YouTube Spotify Apple Music
Album Links: Label Page Amazon Mp3 Amazon CD Spotify Apple Music

Old Stuff

From class twenty-five:

Asst #19: Quiz Four Preview due Wed, May 11

Palate cleanser

Something cheerful for you as you get organized. The translation reveals that it is a nice companion to the Schoenberg.