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MUS303 Theory 3-Counterpoint

This course will include a survey of advanced topics relating to harmonic practice in the late 19th century as well as an introduction to major 20th century practices such as atonal theory and 12-tone theory. It will also include counterpoint, including species counterpoint, invertible counterpoint, and canon. Special attention will be given to applying one's knowledge to analysis of complete pieces or movements. Students will also write compositions of their own.

Credits

  • 3

Attributes

  • Liberal Arts

Restrictions

  • Must be enrolled in the following level: Undergraduate
  • May not be enrolled in the following class: Freshman

Prerequisites

  • (MUS204 Minimum Grade of C- or 66204 Minimum Grade of C-)

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