Music

Michael L. Bodolosky, History (Evolution) Of Jazz, Spring 2016

Course Description:

The course focuses on the chronological development of jazz from its beginnings on the plantation to its present state as a world concert music. Various influences such as spirituals, ragtime and blues will be examined. The primary focus of the course will be of listening and analyzing jazz in a more critical fashion.

Required Texts:

-History and Tradition of Jazz, Thomas E. Larson, Publisher: Kendall Hunt Edition 4, ISBN: 9780757587276

Syllabus: 
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Michael L. Bodolosky, History (Evolution) Of Jazz, Spring 2014

Course Description:

The course focuses on the chronological development of jazz from its beginnings on the plantation to its present state as a world concert music. Various influences such as spirituals, ragtime and blues will be examined. The primary focus of the course will be of listening and analyzing jazz in a more critical fashion.

Required Texts:

History and Tradition of Jazz, Thomas E. Larson
Publisher: Kendall Hunt Edition 4
ISBN: 9780757587276

Syllabus: 

Michael L. Bodolosky, History (Evolution) Of Jazz, Spring 2013

Course Description:

The course focuses on the chronological development of jazz from its beginnings on the plantation to its present state as a world concert music. Various influences such as spirituals, ragtime and blues will be examined. The primary focus of the course will be of listening and analyzing jazz in a more critical fashion.

Required Texts:

History and Tradition of Jazz, Thomas E. Larson, Publisher: Kendall Hunt Edition 4 ISBN: 9780757587276

Syllabus: 
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Michael L. Bodolosky, History (Evolution) Of Jazz, Spring 2011

Course Description:

The course focuses on the chronological development of jazz from its beginnings on the plantation to its present state as a world concert music. Various influences such as spirituals, ragtime and blues will be examined. The primary focus of the course will be of listening and analyzing jazz in a more critical fashion.

Required Texts:

None

Syllabus: 
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Michael L. Bodolosky, History (Evolution) Of Jazz, Fall 2015

Course Description:

The course focuses on the chronological development of jazz from its beginnings on the plantation to its present state as a world concert music. Various influences such as spirituals, ragtime and blues will be examined. The primary focus of the course will be of listening and analyzing jazz in a more critical fashion.

Required Texts:

-History and Tradition of Jazz, Thomas E. Larson, Publisher: Kendall Hunt Edition 4, ISBN: 9780757587276

Syllabus: 

Michael L. Bodolosky, History (Evolution) Of Jazz, Fall 2014

Course Description:

The course focuses on the chronological development of jazz from its beginnings on the plantation to its present state as a world concert music. Various influences such as spirituals, ragtime and blues will be examined. The primary focus of the course will be of listening and analyzing jazz in a more critical fashion.

Required Texts:

-History and Tradition of Jazz, Thomas E. Larson, Publisher: Kendall Hunt Edition 4, ISBN: 9780757587276

Syllabus: 
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Michael L. Bodolosky, History (Evolution) Of Jazz, Fall 2013

Course Description:

The course focuses on the chronological development of jazz from its beginnings on the plantation to its present state as a world concert music. Various influences such as spirituals, ragtime and blues will be examined. The primary focus of the course will be of listening and analyzing jazz in a more critical fashion.

Required Texts:

History and Tradition of Jazz, Thomas E. Larson
Publisher: Kendall Hunt Edition 4
ISBN: 9780757587276

Syllabus: 

Laura D. Williamson, History of Western Music to 1750, Fall 2013

Course Description:

A study of selected master works of Western art music in a historical context from Gregorian Chant through Johann Sebastian Bach. Emphasis is on musical understanding through critical listening, score study, and lectures.

Required Texts:

Thomas Forrest Kelly, Music Then and Now. W.W. Norton

Laura D. Williamson, History of Western Music since 1750, Spring 2015

Course Description:

This course surveys the music of the classical, romantic and modern periods. Selected genres such as symphonies and masses will be analyzed, along with specific composers from these eras. Special attention will be given to stylistic and structural procedures. Emphasis will be on listening in a more critical fashion. No ability to read music is assumed.

Required Texts:

Thomas Forrest Kelly, Music Then and Now. W.W. Norton. The required “Total Access Package” includes full access to all online media, including streaming music, Quizzes, Music Activities, Videos, ebook, and more. The optional Recordings Disc provides an option for offline listening to all recordings and listening guides, author videos, and additional listening excerpts.

Laura D. WIlliamson, History Of Western Music Since 1750, Spring 2014

Course Description:

This course surveys the music of the classical, romantic and modern periods. Selected genres such as symphonies and masses will be analyzed, along with specific composers from these eras. Special attention will be given to stylistic and structural procedures. Emphasis will be on listening in a more critical fashion. No ability to read music is assumed.

Required Texts:

Thomas Forrest Kelly, Music Then and Now. W.W. Norton.

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