MUS 1500

Spring Semester 2019

 

COURSE SCHEDULE

 

MW 3:30 - 4:45pm

Knauss Hall 3502

 

NOTE: Required concerts for this course take place on certain Wednesday evenings (see below), and are presented in the Dalton Center Recital Hall, NOT Knauss 3502.  Typically, on a Wednesday which has a concert occuring, we do not have lecture from 3:30-4:45.

 

 

Date                            Topic of Discussion (eBook chapter)                  Assignment due

 

January

 

M 1/7                                       Introductions, class procedures, etc.

                                                (Elements of Music)

 

W 1/9                                       Elements of Music

 

M 1/14                                     Elements continued, Brief overview of

historical styles

 

W 1/16                                     Elements/Historical overview wrap up           Quiz #1 due

                                                                                                                                    (Elements)

 

M 1/21                                     Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday - NO CLASS

 

W 1/23                                     Concert #1 (No Afternoon Lecture)

                                                            Dalton Center Recital Hall

 

M 1/28                                     Chamber Music and The Classical Era

 

W 1/30                                     Concert #2 (NAL) DCRH                                 Concert response #1

                                                                                                                                    due

February

 

M 2/4                                       Continue Classical Era discussion                  Quiz #2 due

                                                                                                                                    (Classical)

 

W 2/6                                       World Music                                                    Concert response #2

                                                                                                                                    Due

M 2/11                                     World Music, continued

 

W 2/13                                     Concert #3 (NAL) DCRH

 

M 2/18                                     The Romantic Era                                            Quiz #3 due

                                                                                                                                    (World)

 

W 2/20                                     Romantic Era, continued                                 Concert response #3

                                                                                                                                    due

 

M 2/25                                     Midterm Review                                              Quiz #4 due

                                                                                                                                    (Romantic)

 

W 2/27                                     MIDTERM EXAM

 

March

                                                                   

M 3/4                                                            I

                                                SPRING BREAK March 1-10, 2019 - NO CLASS

W 3/6                                                            I

 

M 3/11                                     The Baroque Era

 

W 3/13                                     Concert #4 (NAL) DCRH

 

M 3/18                                     Baroque era, continued                                  Quiz #5 due

                                                                                                                                    (Baroque)

 

W 3/20                                     Concert #5 (NAL) DCRH                                 Concert response #4

                                                                                                                                    due

M 3/25                                     Jazz

 

W 3/27                                     Concert #6 (NAL) DCRH                                 Concert response #5

                                                                                                                                    due

 

April

 

M 4/1                                       Jazz, continued                                               Quiz #6 due

                                                                                                                                    (Jazz)

 

W 4/3                                       Concert #7 (NAL) DCRH                                 Concert response #6

                                                                                                                                    due

 

M 4/8                                       Modern Art Music

           

W 4/10                                     Concert #8 (NAL) DCRH                                 Concert response #7

                                                                                                                                    due

                                                                                   

M 4/15                                     Modern Art Music, continued                          Quiz #7 due

                                                                                                                                    (Modern)

W 4/17                                     Exam Review - Wrap up

 

M 4/22                                     FINAL EXAM (NOTE THE TIME ! — 2:45-4:45pm Knauss Hall

 

Abbreviations:  NAL: No Afternoon Lecture, DCRH: Dalton Center Recital Hall