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Classical Music Appreciation

CLASSICAL MUSIC APPRECIATION

Music Through the Ages

A survey of nearly two thousand years of music history, from Gregorian chant to new works of the twenty-first century. You will be exposed to many musical genres including motets, symphonies, opera, and jazz, as well as learn about representative composers’ lives and compositions.

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Tuesdays
In-Person
indigenous engagement requirements
No Prerequisites

Course Schedule

START/END DAY COURSE TIME HOURS FEES
April 25 – June 27, 2023 Tuesdays X-MUE 01 7:00 – 9:30 PM 25 hours $450 +GST

 

Course Outline (X-MUE 01)

Week 1 – Music Fundamentals: Terminology and building blocks of music
Week 2 – The Middle Ages and Renaissance
Week 3 – The Early Baroque Era
Week 4 – Late Baroque Vocal and Instrumental Music
Week 5 – The Enlightenment
Week 6 – The Symphony, Concerto and String Quartet: Haydn and Mozart
Week 7 – The Beethoven Era
Week 8 – Romanticism in Music: Lieder, Program Music and Opera
Week 9 – The late Romantics and Modernism Week 10 – 20th and 21st Century music trends

Course Instructor

Dr. Jamie Meyers-Riczu


Doctor of Philosophy, Musicology

Questions? Email us at extension@concordia.ab.ca

For additional program information, please contact Dr. Jamie Meyers-Riczu.