Musicology majors: all students in the musicology major will be assigned to a Conservatorium ensemble and are required to attend all rehearsals and participate in concert performances.
This unit explores the essential developments in Western art music from the mid-nineteenth century to just after the second World War. Music, musicians and the work of composers as Strauss, Bartok, Debussy, Stravinsky, Hindemith, Messiaen et al. are referenced with consideration to the major emphases as reflected in 20th century art and society.
|Unit name||Music From 1850 to 1950|
|Faculty/School||College of Arts and Law
Tasmanian College of the Arts
Dr Anne-Marie Forbes
|Available as student elective?||Yes|
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- International students
- Domestic students
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|Band||CSP Student Contribution||Full Fee Paying (domestic)||Field of Education|
|1||2017: $793.00||2017: $2,207.00||100101|
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25 points at introductory level in any FCH unit or equivalent.
1 x 2 hour lecture, weekly
Research assignment: 15%
|Timetable||View the lecture timetable | View the full unit timetable|
Burkholder History of Western Music 9e
Blanning The Triumph of Music (Penguin)
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