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MUS-0001 Lecture Notes - Lecture 22: Romanian Folk Dances, Isamu Noguchi, Aaron Copland
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 WWII o Modernism important force in music from time of World War I to end of World War II (1910s to 1940s) o Atonal/serial music common  But atonal music was never immensely ...

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MUS-0001
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MUS-0001 Lecture Notes - Lecture 21: Sergei Diaghilev, Vaslav Nijinsky, Nicholas Roerich
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 Cultural Trends - early 20 c. o Industrialization/Urbanization o Einstein’s theory of relativity o Religious crises (Darwin) o Freudian psychology o Modernist Art  Primitivi...

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MUS-0001
Sagrans
MUS-0001 Lecture Notes - Lecture 19: Leitmotif, Thematic Transformation, Exoticism
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Late Romantic Orchestral Music The Late Romantic Period (ca. 18501900) o Failed 1848 Revolutions o Romanticism lives on as nostalgia (not idealism) o Turn to realism (example: Dickens novels) o Early Romantic composers die...

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MUS-0001
Sagrans
MUS-0001 Lecture Notes - Lecture 20: Major Scale, Art Movement, Atonality
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Introduction to Modernism Modernism selfconscious desire to be modern and break with the ways of the past Associated with literature, music, visual art, drama, dance from ca. 1900 to the present Reaction against Romantic p...

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MUS-0001
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MUS-0001 Lecture Notes - Lecture 18: Machismo, Aria, Leitmotif
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Overview of Romantic opera Opera breaks barriers between different art forms (important to the Romantics) Italy, France, and Germany are central (operas in Italian, French, and German) Plots typically serioustragic (comic ...

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MUS-0001
Sagrans
MUS-0001 Lecture Notes - Lecture 1: Duple Coachbuilders, Art Music
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Lecture 1- Music Fundamentals: Rhythm, meter, and tempo Think-pair-share activity 1) I would consider myself to be somewhere between the category of someone who loves classical music and who doesn’t mind it....

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MUS-0001
Sagrans
MUS-0001 Lecture Notes - Lecture 2: Chromatic Scale, Xylophone, Unpitched Percussion Instrument
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Pitch, Dynamics, Tone Color, Scales, and Melodies • Today’s focus highlights the different qualities in a certain composition. • Pitch- describes how high/low sounds are in music o Most musical instr...

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MUS-0001
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MUS-0001 Lecture Notes - Lecture 17: Col Legno, Harriet Smithson, Lenord
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The Character piece and Program Music • Chromaticism o Playing notes that are outside a given major/minor key (7 notes in a given key – 5 notes outside of this) o Chromatic notes...

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MUS-0001
Sagrans
MUS-0001 Lecture Notes - Lecture 16: Caspar David Friedrich, Diatonic Function, Tempo Rubato
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Romantic Era o Roughly 1800 to 1914 (more firmly: 1830-1900) ▪ There were different trends in different places at different times o The height of the Industrial Revolution (develo...

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MUS-0001
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MUS-0001 Lecture Notes - Lecture 15: Heiligenstadt Testament, Melodic Pattern, French Revolution
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Introduction to Beethoven • German composer living 1770–1827 • Spent most of adult life in Vienna, Austria • One of the first people to make living primarily by composing music • Bridging late 18t...

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MUS-0001
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MUS-0001 Lecture Notes - Lecture 12: Da Capo Aria, Sonata Form, Oratorio
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The Symphony • Orchestra vs Symphony o Orchestra = fairly large group of instrumentalists o Symphony = a type (genre) of music played by orchestras o Symphony Orchestra = large orche...

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MUS-0001
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MUS-0001 Lecture Notes - Lecture 14: Opera Buffa, Staccato, Aria
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Other Classical Genres: Concerto and Opera The Classical Concerto: overview o Concertos continue after the baroque era into the classical era and onwards! o Contrast between soloist and full orchestra o Three movements o F...

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MUS-0001
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MUS-0001 Lecture Notes - Lecture 6: Missa Papae Marcelli, Ave Maris Stella, Declamation
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find more resources at oneclass.com Introduction to Western Music Fall 2016 Late Renaissance  Homophony vs imitative polyphony o Piece with homophonic texture?  Ave Maris Stella (...

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MUS-0001
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MUS-0001 Lecture Notes - Lecture 10: Ballet Royal De La Nuit, Palace Of Versailles, Ostinato
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find more resources at oneclass.com Introduction to Western Music Fall 2016 Baroque part 2  He▯▯▯ Pu▯▯ell’s Dido and Aeneas  Written in the late 17 century in England  One of the first operas with En...

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MUS-0001 Lecture Notes - Lecture 8: Figured Bass, Opera Seria, Aria
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find more resources at oneclass.com The Introduction to Western Music Fall 2016 Late Baroque Vocal Music  Opera comes in as a new genre in the baroque period  Opera seria o Main genre of late-Ba...

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