Revised Schedule as of Nov 4, 2017

 

MUS 1500 – Live Music Appreciation

Dr. Robert White

Fall 2017 Course Calendar

MW: 7-8:40pm     Knauss Hall, Room 3502

 

Class Date    Topic/Reading/Event                                             Quiz/Assignment due (eLearning)

W 9/7           Introduction – Elements of Music

M 9/11         Elements cont./Concert etiquette

W 9/13         CONCERT #1 – PEN Trio (Dalton Recital Hall)

M 9/18         The Baroque Era                                                                        Quiz 1 (Elements)

W 9/20         CONCERT #2 – Jeremy Wilson, trombonist                      Concert Response 1

M 9/25         The Classical Era                                                                       Quiz 2 (Baroque Era)

W 9/27         Baroque/Classical review – in class quiz                          Concert Response 2

                       CANCELLED

 

M 10/2         World Music                                                                               Quiz 3 (Classical Era)

W 10/4         CONCERT #3 – Capital Saxophone quartet

M 10/9         No Class - holiday

W 10/11       CONCERT #4 – Lori Sims, piano                                         Concert Response 3

                       with Birds on a Wire ensemble

 

M 10/16       Midterm Exam review                                                            Quiz 4 (World Music)

 

W 10/18       CONCERT #5 – Martha Councell-Vargas, flute                 Concert Response 4

 

M 10/23       Midterm exam

 

W 10/25       CONCERT #6 – Oysten Baadsvik, tuba                              Concert Response 5

 

M 10/30       Bands and Wind Ensembles

W 11/1         CONCERT #7 – Western Winds                                           Concert Response 6

M 11/6         The Romantic Era                                                                    Quiz 5 (Bands/Wind)

W 11/7         Romantic Era into 20th century                                          Concert Response 7

M 11/13       No Class (NOTE: Quiz still due)                                          Quiz 6 (Romantic Era)

W 11/15       CONCERT #8 – Birds on a Wire

M 11/20       Modern Art Music, continued

W 11/22       No Class – holiday (NOTE: Concert Resp. still due)         Concert Response 8

M 11/27       Jazz                                                                                                 Quiz 7 (Modern)

W 11/29       CONCERT #9 – Scott Cowan, jazz trumpeter/composer

 

M 12/4         Jazz Wrap up and Final Exam review

 

W 12/6         Optional Review session for Final Exam                             Quiz 8 (Jazz)

 

M 12/11       Final Exam – Knauss 3502 – 7:15-9:15pm