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MST 317: Form and Analysis I.

3 hours, 3 credits. Concepts and techniques of musical analysis including melodic, harmonic, rhythmic, and textural analysis. Binary, ternary, sonata-allegro, variation and fugal forms will be studied, as well as forms used in popular and some non-Western music. Historical and theoretical approaches to musical analysis including Ramellian, Shenkerian and set-theoretic analysis will be introduced. PREREQ: MST 239 or Department permission.

Last modified: 11/5/2014