MSC 1003 - Music in Civilization

FTR: Tuesdays and Thursdays 4:10-5:25 in Room 6-170
UR: Thursdays 6:05 - 9:00 in Room 6-170

"Double" Class Documents Spring 2019


Materials for Quiz Four

Quiz Four Study Guide

Jazz playlist: Youtube / Youtube for Phones / Spotify / Apple Music
Modern Classical playlist: YouTube / Youtube for Phones / Spotify / Apple Music

Online Unit: Roots of African-American Music

Class Notes, Session 12

(Jazz I: New Orleans Style Jazz, Swing)

Class Notes, Session 13

(Jazz II: Bebop, Cool Jazz, Avant-Garde, Fusion, Post-Modern Eclectic, Conservative)

Class Notes, Session 14

(Modernism I: Debussy, Stravinsky, Bartók, Copland, Ives)

Online Unit: Modernism II: The Avant-Garde

Materials for Quiz Three

Quiz Three Study Guide

Complete playlists:

YouTube list for phones
Apple Music

Class Notes, Session 10

(Intro to Romantic Period, Berlioz Symphonie fantastique, Schubert's "Erlkönig")

Class Notes, Session 11

(Schumann's Dichterliebe, Mendelssohn's Overture to Midsummer Night's Dream, Schumann's Carnaval, Chopin, Liszt, Romantic Opera)

Online Unit: Mussorgsky's Pictures at an Exhibition

Materials for the Classical Unit (non-quiz, "homework intensive")

Form Timeline Project: Beethoven
Form Timeline Project: Haydn1
Form Timeline Project: Haydn2
Form Timeline Project: Mozart1
Form Timeline Project: Mozart2
Form Timeline Project: Mozart3

Class Notes, Session 8

(Intro to the Classical period, Minuet and Trio)

Class Notes, Session 9

(Sonata Form, Early Beethoven, Metric Subdivisions, Theme and Variations, Rondo)

Materials for Quiz Two

Quiz Two Study Guide


YouTube Version
Spotify Version
Apple Music version
Blogged Version for Phones (includes one video you can't get on youtube.)

Class Notes, Session 4

(Intro to the Baroque, Pachelbel's Canon)

HTML Notes: Scales

In-class Scales Worksheet #1

Class Notes, Session 5

(More Loop-Based Pieces, Vivaldi's Four Seasons, Invention of Opera, Purcell's Dido and Aeneas)

Class Notes, Session 6

(J.S. Bach's "Little" Fugue, The Well-Tempered Clavier, and Bourréees I & II from Cello Suite No. 3)

Class Notes, Session 7

(J.S. Bach Cantata No. 140, Handel's Isreal in Egypt)

Materials for Quiz One

Quiz One Study Guide

Medieval Playlist: YouTube / Spotify / Apple Music
Renaissance Playlist: YouTube / Spotify / Apple Music

Youtube Playlist for Phones (Medieval + Renaissance)

Class Notes, Session 1

(Why is Man Musical, Intro to Medieval Church, Properties of Gregorian Chant, The Three Textures, Hildegard of Bingen)

Class Notes, Session 2

(Secular Medieval Music: Minstrels, Medieval Instruments, Troubadours and Trouvères, Machaut's "Douce dame jolie." Pérotin's Viderunt omnes, Machaut's Messe de Nostre Dame.)

Class Notes, Session 3

(Intro to the Renaissance, Josquin's "Ave Maria", Madrigals, Weelkes' "As Vesta...", Instrumental Music, Pavane and Galliard)