Jun 19, 2024  
2023-2024 University Catalog 
2023-2024 University Catalog

MUNM 256 Music Explorations

3 credits 45.0 hours
200 level undergraduate course

An introductory course to a number of musical styles, e.g. classical, jazz, gospel, rock, Brazilian, with special focus on musical styles that reflect the mission of the School of Music, CPA and the University. Empahsis will be placed on experiencing music through multiple frames: listening, creating, discussing, writing and assessing. The syllabus will integrate performers from UArts, area universities, and Philadelphia professional venues, as well as guest speakers into course experiences and requirements. Elements of music, including form, composition, texture, intensity and so forth, will serve as unifying for approaching diverse repertoire.

Not open to Music Performance majors.
This course is not repeatable for credit.