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PERFORMING ARTS

PERF-323
History of Music II: From 1750 to the Present (3)

Course Level: Undergraduate

Historical survey of music in Western civilization, from the pre-classical and classical (c.1750-1800), through the romantic (c.1800-1900) and modern eras (c.1900-present). The course focuses on the origins and evolutions of genres, styles, and forms in which the music is examined within a social and cultural context. Usually offered every fall. Prerequisite: PERF-125 or permission of instructor.