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MUSIC 270 READINGS AND ASSIGNMENTS

 

date

topic

Listening Book

Audio Culture

class assignments/activities

1/30

Introduction: Music, Society, Education

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What is Music? video, class music making

2/1

Unit 1: Music of Yesterday and Today

Intro; 3-6

10-13

50 years of popular music; class music making

2/6

Beatles

7-20

76-81

Doodling Response Due: Josh Cook Guest lecturer

2/8

Unit 2: Indonesian Music: Another World

21-38

304-306

video

2/13

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39-40; 137-140

 

Listening 1: Music of Yesterday & Today due

2/15

Unit 3: European Concert Hall Music

41-48

88-93

 

2/20

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49-54

98-101

 

2/22

Unit 4: U S Roots Music

55-58

22-24

video;

2/27

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59-68

25-28

Listening 2: Indonesian Music due

3/1

Unit 5: West African Music

69-70

29-39

video;

3/6

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71-77

 

Listening 3: European Concert Hall Music due

3/8

Presentations A,B,C,D, E, F, G,

143-148

 

 

3/13

Presentations H, I, J, K, L, M

78-87; 149-150

 

Listening 4: U. S. Roots Music due

3/15

Presentations N, O, P, Q, R, S, T

88-93; 153-156

 

 

3/20

Presentations U, V, W, X, Y, Z

157-158

 

Listening 5: West African Music dure

3/22

Unit 6: Jazz

94-96

272-288

video

3/27

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159-162

 

JOURNAL I due

3/29

Unit 7: Music of India

97-101

255-265

 

4/3

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164-165

 

Listening 6: Jazz due; Laxmi Tewari, guest lecturer

4/5

Unit 8: European Classical Music: Roots

102-104

 

 

 

SPRING BREAK

 

 

 

4/17

Bach: A life in Music

173-177

115-126

Gardner Rust, guest lecturer

4/19

Popular Classical Music: Haydn & Mozart

104-105

196-201

Listening 7: Indian Music due

4/24

Beethoven: Music's Shakespeare

107-109

138-156

 

4/26

Women Composers of Classical Music

113-116

 

Carolyn Tewari Guest Lecturer

5/1

Unit 9: Modernism Europe

117-119

17-21

Listening 8: European Classical Music due

5/3

Unit 10: American Modernism

123-127

221-225

5/8

Beyond Modernism

128-133

266-271

 

5/10

Yesterday, Today, Tomorrow

 

386-398

 Listening 9: European Modernism due

5/15

Presentations A, B, C, D, E, F, G, H,

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5/17

Presentations I, J, K, L, M, N, O, P

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 Listening10: American Modernism & Beyond due

5/24 Presentations Q, R, S, T, U, V, W, X,, Y, Z     JOURNAL II due